Pierre B Halteh, MD

Assistant Professor of Clinical Radiology

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Pierre B. Halteh, MD, is a board-certified Diagnostic Radiologist with expertise in Abdominal Imaging and Ultrasound. His area of specific interest is in prostate imaging and therapy as well as rectal cancer imaging.

He earned his undergraduate degree and medical degrees from Cornell University (Weill Cornell Medicine) with honors in biomedical research. After a medical internship at New York Presbyterian-Brooklyn Methodist Hospital in Brooklyn, Dr. Halteh completed his residency in Diagnostic Radiology at Detroit Medical Center/Wayne State University. Heading back to the West Coast, he received his subspecialty fellowship training in Abdominal Imaging/Ultrasound at the University of California, San Francisco.


  • Wayne State University/Detroit Medical Center: Wellness Officer Award, 2021-2022
  • Weill Cornell Medicine: Honors in Biomedical Research, 2011-2017


  • Linear scleroderma “en coup de sabre” with extensive brain involvement-Clinicopathologic correlations and response to anti-Interleukin-6 therapy Orphanet J Rare Dis. 2019 05 16; 14(1):110. . View in PubMed
  • Pediatric Onychophagia: A Survey-Based Study of Prevalence, Etiologies, and Co-Morbidities Am J Clin Dermatol. 2018 Dec; 19(6):887-891. . View in PubMed
  • Schwannoma of the breast: A common tumor in an uncommon location Breast J. 2018 03; 24(2):206-207. . View in PubMed
  • Onychotillomania: Diagnosis and Management Am J Clin Dermatol. 2017 Dec; 18(6):763-770. . View in PubMed
  • Angiolymphoid hyperplasia with eosinophilia of the nail unit Dermatol Online J. 2017 Jun 15; 23(6). . View in PubMed
  • Blastomycosis during pregnancy: a case report and review of the literature Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2017 Jun; 88(2):145-151. . View in PubMed
  • A 10-Year-Old Boy with Dystrophy of the Fingernails Pediatr Dermatol. 2017 Mar; 34(2):193-194. . View in PubMed
  • Onychophagia: A nail-biting conundrum for physicians J Dermatolog Treat. 2017 Mar; 28(2):166-172. . View in PubMed
  • A retrospective study on rapid plasma reagin testing in patients with Pityriasis rosea Int J STD AIDS. 2017 11; 28(13):1348-1351. . View in PubMed
  • A survey-based study of management of longitudinal melanonychia amongst attending and resident dermatologists J Am Acad Dermatol. 2017 05; 76(5):994-996. . View in PubMed
  • Gadolinium-Naive Nephrogenic Systemic Fibrosis of Breast Mimicking Inflammatory Breast Carcinoma Am J Dermatopathol. 2017 04; 39(4):322-324. . View in PubMed
  • Assessment of Patient Knowledge of Longitudinal Melanonychia: A Survey Study of Patients in Outpatient Clinics Skin Appendage Disord. 2017 Jan; 2(3-4):156-161. . View in PubMed
  • Onychopapilloma Presenting as Leukonychia: Case Report and Review of the Literature Skin Appendage Disord. 2017 Jan; 2(3-4):89-91. . View in PubMed
  • Subungual pleomorphic fibroma: a case report and review of the literature Dermatol Online J. 2016 Nov 15; 22(11). . View in PubMed
  • Over-the-counter and natural remedies for onychomycosis: do they really work? Cutis. 2016 Nov; 98(5):E16-E25.. View in PubMed
  • Darier disease: candy-cane nails and hyperkeratotic papules Postgrad Med J. 2016 Jul; 92(1089):425-6. . View in PubMed