Director of Breast Center
Dr. Pulin A. Sheth, M.D., born in India and raised in Los Angeles, California, graduated from the University of California at San Diego. He did his residency training in diagnostic radiology at Kaiser Permanente, Los Angeles Medical Center and his fellowship training in women’s imaging at Emory University in Atlanta, GA.
He began working in private practice in Beverly Hills, Santa Monica, and Century City, joining a large subspecialty radiology group. He then joined the faculty of the USC Keck School of Medicine as an assistant professor of clinical radiology in 2002. He is currently the director of Breast Imaging, Henrietta Lee Breast Center, USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center and Hospital, Los Angeles, since 2004. He is also the head of Breast MRI at the USC Health Science Campus, greatly expanding the practice and serving both the USC community as well as the greater Los Angeles area as a referral center for breast MR and intervention.
Lee SC, Grant E, Sheth P, Garcia AA, Desai B, Ji L, Groshen S, Hwang D, Yamashita M, Hovanessian-Larsen L. Accuracy of Contrast-Enhanced Ultrasound Compared With Magnetic Resonance Imaging in Assessing the Tumor Response After Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy for Breast Cancer. J Ultrasound Med. 2017 Feb 02. View in: PubMed
Rivera R, Banks A, Casillas-Lopez A, Rashtian A, Lewinsky B, Sheth P, Hovannesian-Larsen L, Brousseau D, Iyengar G, Holmes DR. Targeted Intraoperative Radiotherapy for the Management of Ductal Carcinoma In Situ of the Breast. Breast J. 2016 Jan; 22(1):63-74. View in: PubMed
Silberman H, Sheth PA, Parisky YR, Hovanessian-Larsen LJ, Sheth S, Tripathy D. Modified Bi-Rads Scoring of Breast Imaging Findings Improves Clinical Judgment. Breast J. 2015 Nov; 21(6):642-50. View in: PubMed
Wu AH, Spicer D, Garcia A, Tseng CC, Hovanessian-Larsen L, Sheth P, Martin SE, Hawes D, Russell C, MacDonald H, Tripathy D, Su MY, Ursin G, Pike MC. Double-Blind Randomized 12-Month Soy Intervention Had No Effects on Breast MRI Fibroglandular Tissue Density or Mammographic Density. Cancer Prev Res (Phila). 2015 Oct; 8(10):942-51. View in: PubMed
Poole BB, Wecsler JS, Sheth P, Sener SF, Wang L, Larsen L, Tripathy D, Lang JE. Malignancy rates after surgical excision of discordant breast biopsies. J Surg Res. 2015 May 1; 195(1):152-7. View in: PubMed