Sushilkumar (Sushil) K. Sonavane, M.B.B.S., M.D.

Departments

Location

  1. Jacksonville, Florida

Languages

English

Sushil Sonavane is an American board certified radiologist who specializes in cardiothoracic imaging. Dr. Sonavane's expertise includes X-rays/CT/MR of heart, lungs with special interests in:

  • Interstitial lung disease
  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
  • Adult congenital heart disease

After finishing his Radiology residency in at Lokmanya Tilak General Hospital, Mumbai, India (2002-2005), Dr. Sonavane got trained in Pediatric Radiology, Abdomen Radiology and Cardiothoracic Radiology fellowships at Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology, Washington University in St. Louis, MO (2007-2011). Before joining Mayo Clinic, he served as a tenured Associate Professor in the department of Radiology at University of Alabama at Birmingham (2011-2019).

Dr. Sonavane has authored multiple publications in high impact journals and served on national committees including Society of Thoracic Radiology, American Board of Radiology.

  1. 2011
    Fellowship - Cardiothoracic RadiologyBarnes Jewish Hospital, Edward Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology
  2. 2010
    Fellowship - Abdominal RadiologyBarnes Jewish Hospital, Edward Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology
  3. 2008
    Fellowship - Pediatric RadiologySt. Louis Children's Hospital, Edward Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology
  4. 2005
    Residency - Diagnostic Radiology (DMRD, DMRE)Lokmanya Tilak Municipal General Hospital and Medical College Sion
  5. 2001
    InternshipSeth GS Medical College and King Edward VII Memorial Hospital (Maharashtra University of Health Sciences)
  6. 2000
    MBBSSeth GS Medical College and King Edward VII Memorial Hospital (Maharashtra University of Health Sciences)
  7. 2000
    MDSeth GS Medical College and King Edward VII Memorial Hospital (Maharashtra University of Health Sciences)

Certifications

  1. 2011
    Diagnostic RadiologyAmerican Board of Radiology

Awards and honors

  1. 2018
    Top 10 Faculty AwardUniversity of Alabama at Birmingham
  2. 2015
    Top 10 Faculty AwardUniversity of Alabama at Birmingham
  3. 2015
    Top 10 Faculty AwardUniversity of Alabama at Birmingham
  4. 2015
    Power of the “A” AwardAmerican Society for Association Leadership
  5. 2014
    Top 10 Faculty AwardUniversity of Alabama at Birmingham
  6. 2014
    Certificate of Merit Award Radiological Society of North America
  7. 2014
    Certificate of Merit AwardRadiological Society of North America
  8. 2014
    Certificate of Merit AwardRadiological Society of North America
  9. 2014
    Certificate of Merit AwardRadiological Society of North America (RSNA) Electronic Exhibit
  10. 2014
    Certificate of Merit AwardRadiological Society of North America (RSNA) Electronic Exhibit
  11. 2014
    Certificate of Merit AwardRadiological Society of North America (RSNA) Electronic Exhibit
  12. 2013
    Top 10 Faculty AwardUniversity of Alabama at Birmingham
  13. 2012
    Certificate of Merit Award Radiological Society of North America
  14. 2012
    Certificate of Merit AwardRadiological Society of North America
  15. 2012
    Certificate of Merit AwardSociety of Thoracic Radiology
  16. 2012
    Certificate of Merit AwardRadiological Society of North America (RSNA) Electronic Exhibit
  17. 2012
    Certificate of Merit AwardRadiological Society of North America (RSNA) Electronic Exhibit
  18. 2012
    Certificate of Merit AwardSociety of Thoracic Radiology (STR) Electronic Exhibit
  19. 2010
    Certificate of Merit Award American Roentgen Ray Society
  20. 2010
    Certificate of Merit AwardRadiological Society of North America
  21. 2010
    Certificate of Merit Award Radiological Society of North America
  22. 2010
    Certificate of Merit AwardRadiological Society of North America (RSNA) Electronic Exhibit
  23. 2010
    Certificate of Merit AwardRadiological Society of North America (RSNA) Electronic Exhibit

Professional memberships

  1. 2017 - present
    MemberRadiology Quality Council Committee, University of Alabama at Birmingham
  2. 2017 - present
    MemberMR Modality Group, University of Alabama at Birmingham
  3. 2017 - present
    MemberHRCT Protocol and Template Working Group, Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation
  4. 2017 - present
    MemberPulmonary, Scientific Abstract Review Subcommittee, American Roentgen Ray Society
  5. 2016 - 2017
    MemberEducation Committee, North American Society of Cardiovascular Imaging (NASCI)
  6. 2016 - present
    MemberRadiology Clinical Protocol Review Committee, University of Alabama at Birmingham
  7. 2016 - present
    MemberRadioisotope & Radiation Safety Committee, University of Alabama at Birmingham
  8. 2016 - present
    MemberCyclotron Facility Committee, University of Alabama at Birmingham
  9. 2016 - present
    MemberSubcommittee for Human Use, University of Alabama at Birmingham
  10. 2016 - present
    MemberCardiac Section Committee, Online Assessment (OLA), American Board of Radiology
  11. 2015
    MemberAppropriate Utilization of Portable Chest Radiographs Committee, University of Alabama at Birmingham
  12. 2015
    Faculty JudgeREADY Presentations, University of Alabama at Birmingham
  13. 2015
    MemberLung Screen eLearning Module Committee, American College of Radiology
  14. 2015 - present
    MemberPatient Portal Committee For Radiology Reports Display, University of Alabama at Birmingham
  15. 2014 - 2015
    MemberCommunications Committee, North American Society of Cardiovascular Imaging (NASCI)
  16. 2014 - present
    MemberMedical Student Research Committee, University of Alabama at Birmingham
  17. 2013 - 2016
    MemberPublication Committee, Society of Thoracic Radiology
  18. 2013 - present
    MemberPhysician Incentive Plan Committee, University of Alabama at Birmingham
  19. 2013 - present
    MemberRadiology Resident Selection Committee, University of Alabama at Birmingham
  20. 2013 - present
    MemberClinical Competency Committee, University of Alabama at Birmingham
  21. 2013 - present
    MemberSociety of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography
  22. 2012 - 2013
    MentorPremedical Scholars Program, University of Alabama at Birmingham
  23. 2012 - present
    MemberNorth American Society of Cardiovascular Imaging (NASCI)
  24. 2010 - present
    MemberSociety of Thoracic Radiology
  25. 2007 - present
    MemberAmerican College of Radiology
  26. 2007 - present
    MemberAmerican Roentgen Ray Society
  27. 2005 - present
    MemberRadiological Society of North America

Publications