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Sharyn I. Katz, MD

Sharyn I. Katz, MD Physician

Assistant Professor of Radiology at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania

Dr. Katz is a Penn Medicine employed physician.

Clinical Specialties

Specialties:

  • Radiology

Programs & Services:

  • Cancer
    • Lung Cancer
  • Radiology

Board Certification:

  • Diagnostic Radiology, 2004

Conditions & Treatments:

  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Carcinoid Tumor
  • Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Small Cell Lung Cancer

Clinical Interests

Dr. Katz is a thoracic radiologist with a clinical focus in lung cancer and malignant pleural mesothelioma. She is a member of the Abramson cancer Center and Penn Mesothelioma and Pleural Program.

Practice Locations and Appointments

  • Penn Radiology

    Perelman Center for Advanced Medicine Atrium, Ground Floor 3400 Civic Center Boulevard Philadelphia, PA 19104 800-789-PENN (7366)

    A facility of the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna US Healthcare
  • Cigna
  • Cigna HealthSpring
  • Devon Health Services (Americare)
  • Gateway Health Plan
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • HealthAmerica / HealthAssurance, a Coventry Plan
  • HealthPartners
  • HealthSmart
  • Highmark Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana / Choicecare
  • Independence Blue Cross (Keystone East)
  • Intergroup
  • Keystone First
  • Multiplan
  • NJ Medicaid
  • NJ Qualcare
  • Oxford Health Plan
  • PA Medicaid
  • PA Medicare
  • Preferred Care
  • Rail Road Medicare / Palmetto GBA
  • Tricare
  • United Healthcare
  • UnitedHealthcare Community Plan
  • US Family Health Plan

Education and Training

Medical School: Rush Medical School
Residency: Greenwich Hospital
Residency: Yale-New Haven Hospital
Residency: Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Fellowship: Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania

Memberships

Abramson Cancer Center University of Pennsylvania, Perelman School of Medicine, Local American Association of Cancer Research (AACR), International American Roentgen Ray Society (ARRS), International Institute for Translational Medicine and Therapeutics(ITMAT), University of Pennsylvania, Local International Mesothelioma Interest Group (IMIG), International Keystone Symposium, Epithelial Plasticity and Epithelial to Mesenchymal Transition, International Keystone Symposium, MicroRNAs and Non-Coding RNAs and Cancer, International Radiological Society of North America (RSNA), International Society of Molecular Imaging (SMI), International

Affiliation

Dr. Katz is a Penn Medicine employed physician.

Hospital Privileges:

  • Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania: Has privileges to treat patients in the hospital.
  • Penn Presbyterian Medical Center: Has privileges to treat patients in the hospital.

Research

Research Interests:

Dr. Katz is a thoracic radiologist at the Hospital of the University of Pennylvania. Her research is focused on improving clinical measures of therapeutic response to therapy in thoracic malignancy with a special emphasis on PET imaging markers of metabolism.

Academic Contact Info

Department of Radiology
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
One Silverstein Building
3400 Spruce Street

Philadelphia, PA 19104
Phone: (215) 662-6724
Patient appointments: 800-789-PENN (7366)

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