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
  • Research Pillars

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

  • Tomographic reconstruction in Single Photon Emission Tomography (SPECT) and Positron Emission Tomography (PET), especially for brain and cardiac imaging. Breast cancer detection and imaging using Positron Emission Mammography (PEM), PET, Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) including Contrast – Enhanced (CE) MRI, MR Diffusion Tensor Imaging (DTI) and MR Spectroscopy (MRS). Multimodality (PEM, PET/CT, CE-MRI, x-ray mammography) nonrigid medical image registration and fusion. Quantification of regional blood flow and perfusion defects in brain using SPECT and PET. Dosimetry in Nuclear Medicine.

Education Interests

  • Physics of Nuclear Medicine and Nuclear Cardiology, emission tomography

Research Interests

  • Advanced tomographic reconstruction in PET and SPECT. Breast cancer detection and imaging using molecular, MR and x-ray imaging. Nonrigid multimodality breast image registration and fusion. Advanced breast cancer lumpectomy. Ultrafast laser-based x-ray source for biomedical imaging. Advanced tomographic reconstruction in cone-beam micro-CT.

Specialties & Certification

  • Medical Nuclear Physics

Diseases & Conditions Treated

  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Disease

Treats

  • Adults and Children

Treatments/Services

  • Heart Nuclear Imaging
  • Heart Nuclear Stress Testing
  • Nuclear Imaging
  • Radionuclide Scanning

Associations/Memberships

  • 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

Publications

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Research Abstract

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