Steven  Raman, MD

Steven Raman, MD


Health Sciences Clinical Professor, Radiology, Department of Radiological Sciences
Director, UCLA Uterine Fibroid Program
Director, Abdominal Imaging Fellowship Program


English, Spanish


Diagnostic Radiology

Institutional Affiliation

Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center
UCLA Medical Center, Santa Monica



Radiological Sciences, UCLA School of Medicine, 1998 - 1999


Internal Medicine, Pacific Presbyterian Medical Center, 1993 - 1994


MD, USC School of Medicine, 1993


Radiological Sciences, UCSD School of Medicine, 1994 - 1998

Board Certification

Diagnostic Radiology, American Board of Radiology, 1998

Contact Information

Scientific Interests

Dr. Steven Raman has been actively involved in research involving abdominal imaging and cross sectional interventional radiology. His research interests also include developing and improving techniques in tumor ablation and general interests in liver, pancreas and GU tract imaging.

Highlighted Publications

McClure TD, Margolis DJ, Reiter RE, Sayre JW, Thomas MA, Nagarajan R, Gulati M, Raman SS. Use of MR imaging to determine preservation of the neurovascular bundles at robotic-assisted laparoscopic prostatectomy. Radiology. 2012 Mar;262(3):874-83. Epub 2012 Jan 24

Nagarajan R, Margolis D, Raman S, Sarma MK, Sheng K, King CR, Verma G, Sayre J, Reiter RE, Thomas MA. MR spectroscopic imaging and diffusion-weighted imaging of prostate cancer with Gleason scores. J Magn Reson Imaging. 2012 Sep;36(3):697-703. Epub 2012 May 11

Tan N, Margolis DJ, McClure TD, Thomas A, Finley DS, Reiter RE, Huang J, Raman SS. Radical prostatectomy: value of prostate MRI in surgical planning. Abdom Imaging. 2012 Aug;37(4):664-74.

Nagarajan R, Margolis D, Raman S, Sheng K, King C, Reiter R, Thomas MA. Correlation of Gleason scores with diffusion-weighted imaging findings of prostate cancer. Adv Urol. 2012 Dec 15;2012:374805.

Sauk SC, Hsu MS, Margolis DJ, Lu DS, Rao NP, Belldegrun AS, Pantuck AJ, Raman SS. Clear cell renal cell carcinoma: multiphasic multidetector CT imaging features help predict genetic karyotypes. Radiology. 2011 Dec;261(3):854-62. Epub 2011 Oct 24