Krishna Nallamshetty, MD

Assoc Professor, College Of Medicine Radiology

Director, College Of Medicine Radiology

Director, Cardiovascular Imaging, Radiology, USF

Management Executive Committee, Radiology, USF

Fellowship Program Director, Cardiothoracic Imaging, USF

Contact Info 2700 University Square Dr
Tampa, FL 33612

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Academic Phone: (813) 974-2658


  • MD, Cardiac Imaging (MR, CT, nuclear), Brigham and Women's Hospital, 2008
  • MD, Medicine, Thomas Jefferson University, 2002

Interdisciplinary and Emerging Signature Programs

  • Cardiovascular

Recent Publications

  • Antonetti, I.Lorch, D.Coe, B.Maxey, TS.Nallamshetty, L.Dadlani, GH.Berlowitz, MS.Cohen, AJ.Guglin, ME. Unrepaired tetralogy of fallot with major aortopulmonary collateral arteries in an adult patient. Congenital heart disease. 8(1) : E24-30
  • Ahn, NU.Sponseller, PD.Ahn, UM.Nallamshetty, L.Rose, PS.Buchowski, JM.Garrett, ES.Kuszyk, BS.Fishman, EK.Zinreich, SJ. Dural ectasia in the Marfan syndrome: MR and CT findings and criteria. Genetics in medicine : official journal of the American College of Medical Genetics. 2(3) : 173-9
  • Nallamshetty, L.Buchowski, JM.Nazarian, LA.Narula, S.Musto, M.Ahn, NU.Frassica, FJ. Septic arthritis of the hip following cortisone injection: case report and review of the literature. Clinical imaging. 27(4) : 225-8
  • Nallamshetty, L.Ahn, NU.Ahn, UM.Buchowski, JM.An, HS.Rose, PS.Garrett, ES.Erkula, G.Kebaish, KM.Sponseller, PD. Plain radiography of the lumbosacral spine in Marfan syndrome. The spine journal : official journal of the North American Spine Society. 2(5) : 327-33
  • Guglin, M.Nallamshetty, L. Myocarditis: diagnosis and treatment. Current treatment options in cardiovascular medicine. 14(6) : 637-51, 2012.
  • Assing, M.Dragicevic, N.Hazelton, TR.Nallamshetty, L. Delayed levorotation of the heart in traumatic pericardial rupture. Emergency radiology. 18(3) : 257-61, 2011.
  • Steigner, ML.Otero, HJ.Cai, T.Mitsouras, D.Nallamshetty, L.Whitmore, AG.Ersoy, H.Levit, NA.Di Carli, MF.Rybicki, FJ. Narrowing the phase window width in prospectively ECG-gated single heart beat 320-detector row coronary CT angiography. The international journal of cardiovascular imaging. 25(1) : 85-90, 2009.
  • Coelho-Filho, OR.Nallamshetty, L.Kwong, RY. Risk stratification for therapeutic management and prognosis. Heart failure clinics. 5(3) : 437-55, vii, 2009.
  • Otero, HJ.Nallamshetty, L.Rybicki, FJ. Interdepartmental conflict management and negotiation in cardiovascular imaging. Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR. 5(7) : 834-41, 2008.
  • Rybicki, FJ.Otero, HJ.Steigner, ML.Vorobiof, G.Nallamshetty, L.Mitsouras, D.Ersoy, H.Mather, RT.Judy, PF.Cai, T.Coyner, K.Schultz, K.Whitmore, AG.Di Carli, MF. Initial evaluation of coronary images from 320-detector row computed tomography. The international journal of cardiovascular imaging. 24(5) : 535-46, 2008.
  • Rybicki, FJ.Nallamshetty, L.Yucel, EK.Holtzman, SR.Baum, RA.Foley, WD.Ho, VB.Mammen, L.Narra, VR.Stein, B.Moneta, GL. ACR appropriateness criteria on recurrent symptoms following lower-extremity angioplasty. Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR. 5(12) : 1176-80, 2008.
  • Nallamshetty, L.Nazarian, LN.Schweitzer, ME.Morrison, WB.Parellada, JA.Articolo, GA.Rawool, NM.Abidi, NA. Evaluation of posterior tibial pathology: comparison of sonography and MR imaging. Skeletal radiology. 34(7) : 375-80, 2005.
  • Ahn, UM.Ahn, NU.Nallamshetty, L.Buchowski, JM.Rose, PS.Miller, NH.Kostuik, JP.Sponseller, PD. The etiology of adolescent idiopathic scoliosis. American journal of orthopedics (Belle Mead, N.J.). 31(7) : 387-95, 2002.
  • Nallamshetty, L.Ahn, NU.Ahn, UM.Nallamshetty, HS.Rose, PS.Buchowski, JM.Sponseller, PD. Dural ectasia and back pain: review of the literature and case report. Journal of spinal disorders & techniques. 15(4) : 326-9, 2002.
  • Ahn, NU.Nallamshetty, L.Ahn, UM.Buchowski, JM.Rose, PS.Garrett, ES.Kebaish, KM.Sponseller, PD. Dural ectasia and conventional radiography in the Marfan lumbosacral spine. Skeletal radiology. 30(6) : 338-45, 2001.
  • Ahn, NU.Ahn, UM.Nallamshetty, L.Rose, PS.Buchowski, JM.Garrett, ES.Kebaish, KM.Sponseller, PD. The lumbar interpediculate distance is widened in adults with the Marfan syndrome: data from 32 cases. Acta orthopaedica Scandinavica. 72(1) : 67-71, 2001.
  • Ahn, NU.Nallamshetty, L.Ahn, UM.Buchowski, JM.Rose, PS.Lemma, MA.Wenz, JF. Early failure associated with the use of Hylamer-M spacers in three primary AMK total knee arthroplasties. The Journal of arthroplasty. 16(1) : 136-9, 2001.
  • Rose, PS.Ahn, NU.Levy, HP.Ahn, UM.Davis, J.Liberfarb, RM.Nallamshetty, L.Sponseller, PD.Francomano, CA. Thoracolumbar spinal abnormalities in Stickler syndrome. Spine. 26(4) : 403-9, 2001.
  • Ahn, NU.Ahn, UM.Nallamshetty, L.Springer, BD.Buchowski, JM.Funches, L.Garrett, ES.Kostuik, JP.Kebaish, KM.Sponseller, PD. Cauda equina syndrome in ankylosing spondylitis (the CES-AS syndrome): meta-analysis of outcomes after medical and surgical treatments. Journal of spinal disorders. 14(5) : 427-33, 2001.
  • Sponseller, PD.Ahn, NU.Ahn, UM.Nallamshetty, L.Rose, PS.Kuszyk, BS.Fishman, EK. Osseous anatomy of the lumbosacral spine in Marfan syndrome. Spine. 25(21) : 2797-802, 2000.
  • Ahn, NU.Sponseller, PD.Ahn, UM.Nallamshetty, L.Kuszyk, BS.Zinreich, SJ. Dural ectasia is associated with back pain in Marfan syndrome. Spine. 25(12) : 1562-8, 2000.


  • Teaching Award 4 (USF - 2013)
  • Teaching Award 3 (USF - 2011)
  • Teaching Award 2 (USF - 2010)
  • Teaching Award 1 (USF - 2009)