Alexander C Kagen

Alexander C Kagen, MD

  • SITE CHAIR, DEPARTMENT OF DIAGNOSTIC, MOLECULAR AND INTERVENTIONAL RADIOLOGY, MOUNT SINAI WEST, MOUNT SINAI ST. LUKE’S | Mount Sinai St. Luke's
  • ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR | Diagnostic, Molecular and Interventional Radiology

Specialty:

Radiology

Research Topics:

Cancer, Cardiovascular, Computed Tomography, Imaging, Liver, MRI, Magnetic Resonance Imaging, Prostate

Dr. Alexander Kagen, MD is the Site Chair of Radiology at Mount Sinai West and Mount Sinai St. Luke’s Hospitals, a position he has held since 2015. In addition, Dr. Kagen is a co-founder and Chief Medical Officer of Nines, an AI-powered radiology-as-a-service solution.

Dr. Kagen is a recognized authority in the field of Body MRI and was named as one of New York's Top Doctors for 2019 by New York Magazine. He serves on local, national and international committees and has lectured both nationally and internationally on imaging of liver disease, prostate, and gastrointestinal and pancreaticobiliary MRI. He has multiple peer-reviewed publications and has a research interest in MR angiography for perforator flap reconstruction mapping and vascularized lymph node transfer assessment.

He was past Chair of the Radiology-Pathology working group of the American College of Radiology (ACR) Liver Imaging and Reporting Database System (LI-RADS), and is a member of the ACR Magnetic Resonance Prostate Imaging and Reporting Database System (MR-PI-RADS) Committee.

Dr. Kagen received his medical degree from the College of Medicine at SUNY Downstate Medical Center where he also completed his residency, after a medicine internship at Lenox Hill Hospital.  He completed a clinical fellowship in Body MRI at Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore.

Certifications

Diagnostic Radiology

Education

MD, SUNY Downstate Medical Center - College of Medicine

Internship, Internal Medicine, Lenox Hill Hospital

Residency, Radiology, SUNY Downstate Medical Center

Fellowship, MRI, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine

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