Andrzej Krol, PhD, 315 464-8668

Andrzej Krol, PhD
Appointed 01/05/94
113B Upstate University Hospital - Downtown Campus
750 East Adams Street
Syracuse, NY 13210

315 464-8668

Current Appointments

Hospital Campus

  • Downtown

Clinical Section Affiliations

  • Radiology: Clinical Radiological Physics Section, Diagnostic Division, Image Science and Informatics, Nuclear Medicine

Research Programs and Affiliations

  • Biomedical Sciences Program
  • Center for Psychiatric Neuroimaging
  • Radiology

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Education & Fellowships

  • Fellowship: SUNY Upstate Medical University, 1994, Medical Physics
  • Postdoctoral Fellow: SUNY Stony Brook, 1989
  • PhD: Warsaw University, Poland, 1980
  • MS: Warsaw University, Poland, 1974

Clinical Interests

  • Advanced quantitative imaging in Single Photon Emission Tomography combined with CT (SPECT/CT)
  • Advanced quantitative imaging in Positron Emission Tomography combined with CT (PET/CT)
  •  Low-dose molecular imaging (SPECT/CT and PET/CT)
  • Transarterial radioembolization via intrahepatic administration of Y-90 microspheres for the treatment of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) and metastatic liver deposits from other malignancies.

Education Interests

  • Physics of Nuclear Medicine – preparation of Radiology residents for board exams
  • Physics of Nuclear Cardiology – preparation of Cardiology fellows for board exams


Research Interests

Development of:

  • Extremely low-dose and high-resolution tomographic reconstruction methods in PET and SPECT
  • Advanced ultrafast PET detector
  • Advanced very high-sensitivity and high-spatial resolution brain PET scanner
  • Ultrafast laser-based betatron microfocal x-ray source for very high-resolution biomedical imaging
  • PET bioprobe for detection and treatment of hepatocellular carcinoma and other cancers
  • Advanced breast cancer detection methods in mammography

Clinical Trials

  • Lumpectomy Surgical Margins Determination by Means of Micro-CT
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Specialties & Certification

  • Medical Nuclear Physics


  • Adults and Children


  • Heart Nuclear Imaging
  • Heart Nuclear Stress Testing
  • Nuclear Imaging
  • Positron Emission Tomography (PET)
  • Radionuclide Scanning


  • American Roentgen Ray Society (ARRS)
  • New York Academy of Sciences
  • American College of Radiology (ACR)
  • Society of Nuclear Medicine (SNM)
  • American Association of Physicists in Medicine

Current Hospital Privileges

  • Upstate University Hospital

Languages Spoken (Other Than English)

  • Polish

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