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Sayed Ali, MDSayed Ali, MD


Associate Professor, Radiology

Telephone:  215-707-6847

FAX: 215-707-5294

Email: alisayan@tuhs.temple.edu


Department of Radiology


Educational Background:


MD, University of the West Indies


Residency, Royal College of Radiologists (United Kingdom)


Fellowships, McMaster University (Canada), and Indiana University Medical Center, Indianapolis, IN


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  • American Board of Radiology
  • Fellow of the Royal College of Radiologists (FRCR)


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specialty Interests:


  • Musculoskeletal radiology
  • Sports related injuries
  • Ergonomics


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Professional Organizations:


Elected National Committee Appointments


  • Association of Program Directors in Radiology (APDR) Fellowship Issues Committee
  • American College of Radiology-Society of Pediatric Radiology-Society of Skeletal Radiology (ACR-SPR-SSR) Collaborative Committee for the revision of the ACR Practice Guideline for the Performance of Radiography of the Extremities
  • American College of Radiology (ACR) Guidelines and Standards Committee GSR
  • Philadelphia Roentgen Ray Society Membership Committee


Non-Committee Memberships


  • American College of Radiology (ACR)
  • Radiological Society of North America (RSNA)
  • Association of Program Directors in Radiology (APDR)
  • Society of Skeletal Radiology (SSR)
  • Philadelphia Roentgen Ray Society
  • Pennsylvania Radiological Society (Chapter of the American College of Radiology)


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selected Publications:


Peer-reviewed articles:


Bilal Shamsi; Jennifer-Nicole Falk; Steven J. Pettineo; Sayed Ali. Clinical review of adhesive capsulitis of the ankle. Foot and Ankle Journal (Featured Article) October 2011 ISSN 1941-6806doi: 10.3827/faoj.2011.0410.0002


Sayed Ali; Chandra Dass; Pallav Shah; Milo Sewards. Normal Variants of the Meniscus. Applied Radiology; May 2013, Vol. 42 Issue 5, p14


Sayed Ali, MD; Kirkland Davis, MD. National Guidelines. American College of Radiologists (ACR) guidelines for the performance of radiographs of the Extremities. August 2012


Judith Gold; Sayed Ali; Feroze Mohamed; Mary Barbe. Serum and MRI Biomarkers in Mobile Device Texting: A Pilot Study. Proceedings of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society 56th Annual Meeting. October 2012


Ali B. Syed, Jie Yang, Xiang Yu, Sayed Ali. Odontogenic Myxoma. American College of Radiology Case in Point. Forthcoming 2013


T. Lynch; S. Rehman; J. Torg: S. Ali; J. Gaughan; Masi. Tibial plateau fracture outcomes following treatment with Plexur M bone graft: a retrospective case review. Temple Orthopedics Journal. Spring 2013




Radiology Case Reviews (Musculoskeletal), in a new 14 book case review series. Sayed Ali, MD; Sanjay Patel, MD; Dhiren Shah, MD. Publisher: McGraw Hill. Forthcoming 2013


Book chapters:


Imaging of Prostheses. Diagnostic Imaging and Pathology of Musculoskeletal Diseases. A.Bonakdarpour, W.Reinus, J.Khurana. Springer ISBN-10: 1588299473 Publication Date: November 16, 2009 / 1st Edition


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Recent Medically Related Publications, Obtained from PubMed (Click on PubMed ID to view abstract)

26245773. Ali S, Cunningham R, Amin M, Popoff SN, Mohamed F, Barbe MF, The extensor carpi ulnaris pseudolesion: evaluation with microCT, histology, and MRI. Skeletal Radiol 44:12(1735-43)2015 Dec

26135644. Ali S, Kaplan S, Kaufman T, Fenerty S, Kozin S, Zlotolow DA, Madelung deformity and Madelung-type deformities: a review of the clinical and radiological characteristics. Pediatr Radiol 45:12(1856-63)2015 Nov

25442799. Itri JN, Ballard DH, Kantartzis S, Sullivan JC, Weisman JA, Durand DJ, Ali S, Kansagra AP, Entrepreneurship in the academic radiology environment. Acad Radiol 22:1(14-24)2015 Jan

24426861. Walsh KP, Fowler JR, Chen O, Gaughan JP, Ali S, Rehman M, Rehman S, The validity and reliability of preoperative radiographic canal diameter measurements of the femur. HSS J 9:2(150-6)2013 Jul

24421944. Hoch M, Ali S, Agrawal S, Wang C, Khurana JS, Extraskeletal osteosarcoma: a case report and review of the literature. J Radiol Case Rep 7:7(15-23)2013 Jul

24213556. Ali S, Nankoo S, Syed AB, Yang J, Florid osseous dysplasia with superimposed mandibular osteomyelitis. Skeletal Radiol 43:5(679, 709-10)2014 May

24198913. Ali S, Fedenko A, Syed AB, Matcuk G, Patel D, Gottsegen C, White E, Bilateral primary xanthoma of the humeri with pathologic fractures: A case report. World J Radiol 5:9(345-8)2013 Sep 28

23850167. Ali S, Huebner S, Groshek F, Schaffer A, The floating fat sign of trauma. Can Assoc Radiol J 65:2(106-12)2014 May

23359259. Ali SA, The hedgehog pathway in breast cancer. Chin J Cancer Res 24:4(261-2)2012 Dec

22949909. Leng B, Zhang X, Ali S, Karpo M, Singh S, Herpen R, Zhang PJ, Khurana JS, Clear cell sarcoma: a case report with radiological and pathological features of an atypical case. Case Rep Oncol 5:2(449-54)2012 May

22945300. Ali S, Huebner S, Multicentric reticulohistiocytosis. Skeletal Radiol 42:10(1445, 1483-4)2013 Oct

22690290. Huebner S, Ali S, Bilateral shotgun pellet pulmonary emboli. J Radiol Case Rep 6:4(1-10)2012 Apr

22618759. Ali S, Leng B, Reinus WR, Khilko N, Khurana JS, Parachordoma/myoepithelioma. Skeletal Radiol 42:3(431, 457-8)2013 Mar

22356297. Ali SA, Gupta S, Sehgal R, Vogel V, Survival outcomes in pregnancy associated breast cancer: a retrospective case control study. Breast J 18:2(139-44)2012 Mar-Apr

22470810. Ali S, Hoch M, Dadhania V, Khurana JS, CPPD crowned dens syndrome with clivus destruction: a case report. J Radiol Case Rep 5:8(30-7)2011

18671639. Ali SA, McHayleh WM, Ahmad A, Sehgal R, Braffet M, Rahman M, Bejjani G, Friedland DM, Bevacizumab and irinotecan therapy in glioblastoma multiforme: a series of 13 cases. J Neurosurg 109:2(268-72)2008 Aug

15197508. Gelaw B, Ali S, Becker J, Rothmund-Thomson syndrome, Klippel-Feil syndrome, and osteosarcoma. Skeletal Radiol 33:10(613-5)2004 Oct

11702353. Ali S, Friedman L, Finlay K, Jurriaans E, Chhem RK, Ultrasonography of occult fractures: a pictorial essay. Can Assoc Radiol J 52:5(312-21)2001 Oct

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