Dr. Aashish Goela, M.D.

aashishgoela Affiliation
Assistant Professor,
Department of Medical Imaging
University of Western Ontario

Radiologist, Director of MRI University Hospital, London Health Sciences Centre, London, Ontario
Education History
2006 - 2007 Clinical Assistant, Divisions of Thoracic & Noninvasive Cardiovascular Imaging Harvard University, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts
2006 Clinical Fellow, Divisions of Thoracic & Noninvasive Cardiovascular Imaging Harvard University, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts
2002 - 2006 Resident, Postgraduate Years Two through Five in Diagnostic Radiology University of Western Ontario, London Health Sciences Centre and St. Joseph's Health Care, London, Ontario
2002 - 2004 Master of Science, Thesis Manuscript, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario (Degree Awarded June 13, 2005)
2001 - 2002 Master of Science, Coursework, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario
2000 - 2001 Resident, Postgraduate Year One in Diagnostic Radiology (Rotating Internship) University of Western Ontario, London Health Sciences Centre and St. Joseph's Health Care, London, Ontario
1996 - 2000 Doctor of Medicine University Of Ottawa, The Ottawa Hospital (General and Civic Campuses), Ottawa, Ontario (Degree Awarded May 24, 2000)
1993 - 1996 Bachelor of Science of Science with distinction, Major: Pure Mathematics University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario (Degree Awarded June 13, 1996)
Publications
1. Stirrat J, Yee R, Krahn A, Gula LJ, Leong-Sit P, Klein GJ, Scholl D, Goela A, Drangova M, White JA. Clinical feasibility of targeted cardiac resynchronization lead delivery using a 3D MRI cardiac model Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance 2012, 14 (Suppl 1):P217
2. Berger MJ, Kean CO, Goela A, Doherty TJ. Disease severity and knee extensor force in knee osteoarthritis: Data from the Osteoarthritis Initiative. Arthritis Care & Research 2012 Jan 11 [Epub ahead of print]
3. Lee S, Landis MS, Leung A, Ross I, Goela A. Prevalence and significance of extraspinal findings on CT lumbar spine examinations. Radiology 2011 in press.
4. Afshin M, Ayed IB, Punithakumar K, Law MW, Islam A, Goela A, Ross I, Peters T, Li S. Assessment of regional myocardial function via statistical features in MR images. Medical Image Computing and Computer-Assisted Intervention 2011;14(Pt 3):107-14
5. Nambakhsh MS, Yuan J, Ayed IB, Punithakumar K, Goela A, Islam A, Peters T, Li S. A Convex Max-Flow Segmentation of LV using Subject-Specific Distributions on Cardiac MRI. Information Processing in Medical Imaging 2011;22:171-83
6. Hackam DG, Shojania KG, Spence JD, Alter DA, Beanlands RS, Dresser GK, Goela A, Davies AH, Badano LP, Poldermans D, Boersma E, Njike VY. Influence of Noninvasive Cardiovascular Imaging in Primary Prevention: Systematic Review and Meta-analysis of Randomized Trials. Archives of Internal Medicine 2011 Jun 13;171(11):977-82
7. Nambakhsh MS, Punithakumara K, Ayed IB, Goela A, Islam A, Peters T, Li S. A Neural Network Learned Information Measures for Heart Motion Abnormality Detection Proceedings of SPIE Volume 7962 79621H-1 Mar 11 2011
8. Chen H, Goela A, Garvin G, Li S. A Parameterization of Deformation Fields for Diffeomorphic Image Registration and Its Application to Myocardial Delineation. Medical Image Computing and Computer Assisted Intervention 2010;13(Pt 1):340-8
9. Adams C, McClure S, Goela A, Bainbridge D, Kostuk W, Kiaii R. Simultaneous robotic assisted mitral valve repair and percutaneous coronary intervention. Innovations: Technology and Techniques in Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, 2010 Sep/Oct;5(5):375-77
10. Lehman S, Abbara S, Cury R, Nagurney JT, Hsu J, Goela A, Schlett C, Dodd J, Brady TJ, Bamberg F, Hoffmann U. Significance of Cardiac Computed Tomography Incidental Findings in Acute Chest Pain. The American Journal of Medicine, 2009 Jun;122(6):543-9
11. Lehman S, Hsu J, Abbara S, Cury R, Goela A, Dodd J, Bamberg F, Schlett C, Nagurney JT, Brady TJ, Hoffmann U. Prevalence and Nature of Non-Cardiac Incidental Findings and their Effect on Patient Management and Subsequent Diagnostic Testing in Patients with Acute Chest Pain Undergoing Cardiac Computed Tomography: The ROMICAT Study. Journal of the American College of Cardiology, 2008 Mar;51(10) Suppl 1:A146 (906-269)
12. Hodge WG, Boivin JF, Shapiro SH, Lalonde RG, Shah KC, Murphy BD, Dionne MA, Goela A. Iatrogenic risk factors for cytomegalovirus retinitis, Canadian Journal of Ophthalmology, 2005 Dec;40(6):701-10.
13. Goela, A. Diagnostic Accuracy Of CT Colonography For Colorectal Cancer Screening: A Meta-Analysis. [Masters Thesis] London, Ontario: Faculty of Graduate Studies, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Western Ontario 2004.
14. Hodge WG, Boivin JF, Shapiro SH, Lalonde RG, Shah KC, Murphy BD, Dionne MA, Goela A. Clinical risk factors for cytomegalovirus retinitis in patients with AIDS, Ophthalmology, 2004 Jul;111(7):1326-33.
15. Balachandra K, Goela A, Pickett G, Krawitz S. "Is it a tumour?" Canadian Journal of Continuing Medical Education, 2004 Feb; 61-62.
16. Goela A, Damji K, Daneshvar, H, Gilberg S. Delayed, Recurrent Hypotonous Maculopathy Following Aqueous Suppressant Therapy in Pseudophakia. Canadian Journal of Ophthalmology, 1999 Dec;34(7):395-7.
17. Lehman S, Hsu J, Abbara S, Cury R, Goela A, Dodd J, Bamberg F, Schlett C, Nagurney JT, Brady TJ, Hoffmann U. Prevalence and Nature of Non-Cardiac Incidental Findings and their Effect on Patient Management and Subsequent Diagnostic Testing in Patients with Acute Chest Pain Undergoing Cardiac Computed Tomography: The ROMICAT Study. Presented at the American College of Cardiology 57th Annual Scientific Session, Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A., March 2007
18. Goela A, Digumarthy SR, Sharma A, Abbara S, Shepard JO. A Simple Approach to CardiacFindings on the Standard MDCT of the Thorax for Non-Cardiac Radiologists. Poster presented at the Society of Thoracic Radiology Annual Meeting, Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S.A., March 2007.
19. Goela A. Diagnostic Accuracy of CT Colonography for Colorectal Cancer Screening: A Meta-Analysis. Oral Presentation at the American Roentgen Ray Society Annual Meeting, New Orleans, Louisiana, U.S.A., May 2005.
20. Hodge W, Shah K, Al-Muamaneer A, Boivin JF, Goela A, Shapiro S, Lalonde R, Deschenes J. A Population Based Incidence Surveillance of CMV Retinitis in Canada over 10 years. Canadian Ophthalmologic Society, Halifax, Nova Scotia, CANADA, June 1999.
21. Goela A, Hodge W. The Incidence of Anti-CMV Retinitis Medication Cessation Among Patients Receiving HAART Therapy. Poster presented at The Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology Annual Meeting, Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, U.S.A., May 1998.