Thursday, December 13, 2012

Neuroradiologist Joins Loyola University Health System

MAYWOOD, Ill. – Fang Zhu, MD, PhD, brings her expertise in neuroradiology imaging to Loyola University Health System. In addition, she is an assistant professor in the Department of Radiology at Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine.

Her medical interests include neuroimaging, functional MRI and abdominal imaging.

She is active in research and has had numerous articles published in scholarly journals, including Radiology and Journal of Vascular and Interventional Radiology. She is a sought-after educator and presenter having made presentations at medical conferences around the world. In 2011, she was awarded the American Roentgen Ray Society (ARRS) Certificate of Merit for Educational Exhibit.

She is a member of the Chinese Radiological Society, Radiological Society of North America, American Society of Neuroradiology and American College of Radiology.

She earned her medical degree from Tong Ji Medical University in Wuhan, China, and her doctorate from Huazhong University of Science and Technology in Wuhan, China. She completed a residency in radiology at Tong Ji Hospital and fellowships in neuroradiology at Tong Ji Hospital and University of Chicago Medical Center.

Dr. Zhu sees patients at the Loyola Center for Health at Burr Ridge, 6800 N. Frontage Road, and on the main medical center campus in Maywood. To make an appointment, please call (888) LUHS-888 (888-584-7888) or visit

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About Loyola University Health System

Loyola University Health System (LUHS) is a member of Trinity Health. Based in the western suburbs of Chicago, LUHS is a quaternary care system with a 61-acre main medical center campus, the 36-acre Gottlieb Memorial Hospital campus and more than 30 primary and specialty care facilities in Cook, Will and DuPage counties. Loyola University Medical Center’s campus is conveniently located in Maywood, 13 miles west of Chicago’s Loop and 8 miles east of Oak Brook, Ill. At the heart of the medical center campus is a 559-licensed-bed hospital that houses a Level 1 Trauma Center, a Burn Center and the Ronald McDonald® Children's Hospital of Loyola University Medical Center. Also on campus are the Cardinal Bernardin Cancer Center, Loyola Outpatient Center, Center for Heart & Vascular Medicine and Loyola Oral Health Center as well as Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine, Loyola University Chicago Marcella Niehoff School of Nursing and the Loyola Center for Fitness. Loyola's Gottlieb campus in Melrose Park includes the 255-licensed-bed community hospital, the Professional Office Building housing 150 private practice clinics, the Adult Day Care, the Gottlieb Center for Fitness, Loyola Center for Metabolic Surgery and Bariatric Care and the Loyola Cancer Care & Research at the Marjorie G. Weinberg Cancer Center at Melrose Park.

Trinity Health is one of the largest multi-institutional Catholic health care delivery systems in the nation. It serves people and communities in 22 states from coast to coast with 92 hospitals, and 120 continuing care locations — including home care, hospice, PACE and senior living facilities - that provide nearly 2.5 million visits annually.