Kathleen Ai-Lan Khong, M.D.

Kathleen Ai-Lan Khong, M.D.
Clinical Interests
Dr. Khong has clinical interests in Women's and Breast Imaging. Her main interests lie in 2D and
3D mammography, breast MRI, breast ultrasound, as well as minimally invasive breast
interventional procedures including stereotactic-guided, ultrasound-guided, and MRI-guided breast
She is also interested and involved in academic diagnostic radiology research in hopes to
continually improve breast imaging health care for patients.
Staff Physician, Department of Radiology
Breast Imaging
Lawrence J. Ellison Ambulatory Care Center, Radiology, 4860 Y St. Suite 3100 Sacramento, CA
Phone: 916-734-0655
Additional Phone
Phone: 800-4-UCDAVIS (800-482-3284)
M.D., Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago IL 2008
B.S., UCLA, Los Angeles CA 2004
Resurrection Medical Center, Chicago IL 2008-2009
Diagnostic Radiology, UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento CA 2009-2013
Board Certifications
Professional Memberships
Breast Imaging, UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, CA 2013-2014
American Board of Radiology, Diagnostic Radiology, 2013
American College of Radiology
American Roentgen Ray Society
American Society of Breast Disease
Radiological Society of North America
Society of Breast Imaging
Honors and Awards
American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine 2014 New Investigator Award Finalist., 2014
UC-Davis Radiology Department Research Award, 2013
Kathleen Ai-Lan Khong, M.D.
Roentgen Radiology Resident/Fellow Research Award, 2012
Fellow, RSNA/ARRS Introduction to Academic Radiology Grant, 2011
Select Recent Publications
Khong K., Nguyen H., Li C., Cheng D., McGahan JP. Percutaneous radiofrequency ablation of
hepatocellular carcinoma against the diaphragm: Is hydrodissection necessary? Open Journal of
Radiology, 2014 Jan; Vol 4.
Nguyen H., Khong K., Ding K., Wilson M., McGahan JP. Use of a new algorithm with an internally
cooled electrode for radiofrequency ablation of small hepatocellular carcinomas. Open Journal of
Radiology, 2013 Dec; 3:204-208
Yen P., Khong K., Lamba P., Corwin MT, Gerscovich, E. Ovarian fibromas and fibrothecomas:
Ultrasound correlation with CT %26amp%3B MR - a 5 year single institution experience. Journal
of Ultrasound in Medicine. 2013 Jan; 32(1):13-8
Sandhu P, Khong K, McGahan J, Ro K, Llloyd W, Towner D. Novel presentation of Aicardi
syndrome with agenesis of the corpus callosum and an orbital cyst. Journal of Ultrasound in
Medicine. 2010; May; 29:841-844
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