Arash Meshksar, MD

Assistant Professor, Medical Imaging

Dr. Meshksar is currently an Assistant Professor in Body Imaging Division, Department of Medical Imaging, University of Arizona.  Dr. Meshksar has been active in multiple interdisciplinary conferences including Hepatobiliary, Gynecology, Colorectal and Inflammatory Bowel Disease.  Dr. Meshksar has multiple publications to his credit and continues to perform research with a special interest in innovative advanced MRI sequences and quantitative measurement of biometrics in solid organ tumors including Hepatocellular Carcinoma. Dr. Meshksar is actively involved with lecturing Residents and Medical students.

Degrees
  • MD: Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
Honors and Awards
  • RSNA Fellow Research Award, Aug 2014
Residency
  • Diagnostic Radiology Residency, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Iran
Internship
  • Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
Fellowship
  • University of California, Los Angeles, Translational Advanced MRI Research
  • University of Arizona Medical Center, Translational Advanced MRI Research
  • University of Arizona Medical Center, Clinical Neuroradiology
  • University of Arizona Medical Center, Clinical Body
Board Certifications
  • American Board of Radiology (Eligible)

Select Publications

2014

Nael, K., A. Meshksar, B. Ellingson, M. Pirastehfar, N. Salamon, P. Finn, D. S. Liebeskind, and J. P. Villablanca, "Combined low-dose contrast-enhanced MR angiography and perfusion for acute ischemic stroke at 3T: A more efficient stroke protocol.", AJNR Am J Neuroradiol, vol. 35, issue 6, pp. 1078-84, 2014 Jun. PMCID: PMC4159142  PMID: 24503557
Type of Publication: Journal Article
Meshksar, A., J. P. Villablanca, R. Khan, R. Carmody, B. Coull, and K. Nael, "Role of EPI-FLAIR in patients with acute stroke: a comparative analysis with FLAIR.", AJNR Am J Neuroradiol, vol. 35, issue 5, pp. 878-83, 2014 May.
Type of Publication: Journal Article
Nael, K., R. Khan, G. Choudhary, A. Meshksar, P. Villablanca, J. Tay, K. Drake, B. M. Coull, and C. S. Kidwell, "Six-minute magnetic resonance imaging protocol for evaluation of acute ischemic stroke: pushing the boundaries.", Stroke, vol. 45, issue 7, pp. 1985-91, 2014 Jul.
Type of Publication: Journal Article

2013

Nael, K., A. Meshksar, D. S. Liebeskind, B. M. Coull, E. A. Krupinski, and P. J Villablanca, "Quantitative analysis of hypoperfusion in acute stroke: arterial spin labeling versus dynamic susceptibility contrast.", Stroke, vol. 44, issue 11, pp. 3090-6, 2013 Nov. PMCID: PMC4160882  PMID: 23988646
Type of Publication: Journal Article