B. Robert Shayestefar, M.D.

B. Robert Shayestefar, M.D. is a board certified radiologist with sub-specialty training in MRI/Musculoskeletal. Dr. Shayestefar is a Suma Cum Laude and Phi Beta Kappa graduate from the University of California Irvine, with a degree in Biology. He earned his medical degree from the University of California Los Angeles with a Alpha Omega Alpha honors. Dr. Shayestefar completed his clinical internship training at Mercy Hospital in San Diego after which he went back to UCLA to compete his Radiology residency training. After his residency he completed his fellowship in MRI/Musculoskeletal at the University of Southern California. Throughout his education and post graduate training, Dr. Shayestefar’s conscientious and diligent dedication to his field is reflected in his honors and scholarships. Dr. Shayestefar is the author of multiple presentations and publications in the field of Radiology. After serving five years as the Chief of Musculoskeletal/ MRI Imaging at Olive View/UCLA Medical Center, he is currently full time at the Prohealth North Hollywood site.

 

P. Paul Kashfian, M.D.P. Paul Kashfian, M.D. is a board certified radiologist with sub-specialty training in Vascular and Interventional Radiology. Dr. Kashfian graduated from the University of Southern California with a degree in Biomedical Engineering. He earned his medical degree from the University Of California Los Angeles School Of Medicine. He stayed at UCLA and completed his diagnostic radiology residency. His postgraduate training continued with his fellowship in Vascular and Interventional Radiology at UCLA. Dr. Kashfian serves a critical role in our advanced non-invasive vascular services including CT and MRI angiography in addition to directing our outpatient interventional radiology services.

 

Robert Lufkin, M.D.

Robert Lufkin, M.D. is a board certified radiologist with sub-specialty training in MRI/Head & Neck Radiology. Dr Lufkin earned his medical degree from the University of Virginia School Of Medicine.  He completed his internal medicine internship in Oregon at the Oregon Health Sciences University School of Medicine.  His postgraduate training continued with his fellowship in MRI/Head & Neck Radiology at UCLA School of Medicine. Dr. Lufkin has over 200 scientific papers and 14 textbooks on MRI and Neuroradiology. From 1984 to 2011 Dr. Lufkin served as Professor of Radiology at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA and is an asset to Prohealth Advanced Imaging.

 

S. Som Basu, M.D. Ph.D. is a board certified radiologist with sub specialty training in Neuroradiology and additional training in Neurointerventional Radiology. He received a combined M.D. Ph.D. degree from Chicago Medical School with Alpha Omega Alpha honors and Ph.D. in Neuropharmacology for addiction research.  Dr. Basu completed his clinical internship at Michigan State University affiliated hospital at Grand Rapids, Michigan. He then moved to California to complete his residency in Diagnostic Radiology at Loma Linda University in Loma Linda, California. He stayed at Loma Linda to continue his training in Neuroradiology and Neurointerventional radiology. Following his training Dr. Basu served as an Assistant Professor of Radiology at Loma Linda University Medical Center for two years. He is currently a full time radiologist at ProHealth Advanced Imaging where he plays a critical role in directing advanced neuroradiological imaging and interventions.