Shahnaz Ghahremani Koureh, MD

Shahnaz Ghahremani Koureh, MD

Diagnostic Radiology
Accepting new patients


Preferred Name: Shahnaz Ghahremani


Persian (Farsi), English


Medical Board Certifications

Pediatric Radiology, American Board of Radiology, 2014
Diagnostic Radiology, American Board of Radiology, 2012


Pediatric Radiology, UCLA School of Medicine, 2008


Radiology, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, 1989


Internal Medicine, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, 1982


MD, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, 1982

Hospital Affiliations

Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center

UCLA Santa Monica Medical Center



Pediatric Imaging topics


  1. . Klein S, Lee H, GHAHREMANI S, Kempert P, Ischander M, et al. Expanding the phenotype of mutations in the RNase IIIb domain of DICER1 cause GLOW syndrome. J Med Genet. 2014 Mar
  2. Luhar A, Khan S, Finn J, GHAHREMANI S, Griggs R, Zaritsky J, Salusky I, Hall T. Contrast Enhanced Magnetic Resonance Venography in Pediatric Patients with Chronic Kidney Disease: Initial Experience with Ferumoxytol. Pediatric Radiology Journal 2016.
  3. Cheng M; GHAHREMANI S; Roth A; Chawla S. Chronic constipation and its complications: An interesting finding to an otherwise commonplace problem. Global Pediatric Health Journal 2016.
  4. Klein S, Goldman A, Lee H, GHAHREMANI S, Bhakta V, UCLA Genomics Center, Nelson SF, Martinez-Agosto JA. Truncating mutations in APP cause a distinct neurological phenotype. Ann Neurol. 2016 Sep. Epub 2016 August 4.
  5. . Mullegama S.V., Klein S, Mulatinho M.V., Senaratne T.N., Singh K, UCLA Clinical Genomics Center, Nguyen D.C., Gallant N.M, Strom S.P., GHAHREMANI S, Rao P.N., Martinez-Agosto J.A. De Novo Loss-of-Function Variants in STAG2 are Associated with Developmental Delay, Microcephaly and Congenital Anomalies. American Journal of Medical Genetics. February 2017.
  6. Pechin L, McNitt-Gray M, Emaminejad N, GHAHREMANI S, Brown M. "The effects of slice thickness and radiation dose level variations on computer-aided diagnosis (CAD) nodule detection performance in pediatric chest CT scans". Computer-Aided Diagnosis; March 2017.
  7. Tess Armstrong, Karrie V. Ly, Smruthi Murthy, GHAHREMANI S, Grace Hyun J. Kim, Kara L. Calkins, Holden H. Wu. Free-breathing quantification of hepatic fat in healthy children and children with nonalcoholic fatty liver disease using a multi-echo 3-D stack-of-radial MRI technique. Pediatric Radiology 2018
  8. GHAHREMANI S, Griggs R, Hall TR, Motamedi K, Boechat MI. Osteochondral lesions in pediatric and adolescent patients. Seminar Musculoskeletal Radiology 2014
  1. GHAHREMANI S. Color Doppler ultrasound for diagnosis of deep vein thrombosis. Iranian Journal of Cardiovascular Diseases. 1994, 11:680-685.
  2. GHAHREMANI S. New imaging method for carotid arteries. Iranian Journal of Cardiovascular Diseases. 1995. 13:772-775.
  3. GHAHREMANI S. Deep vein thrombosis, color Doppler vs. Venography. Iranian Journal of Cardiovascular Diseases, 1998. 16: 268-271.
  4. Klein S, GHAHREMANI S. Iskander M, Kempert P, Martinez A. Mosaic missense mutations in the RNase IIIb domain of dicer-1 cause JANUS, a novel overgrowth syndrome. Journal of Medical Genetics.