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Charles S. White, MD

Academic Title:


Primary Appointment:

Diagnostic Radiology and Nuclear Medicine

Secondary Appointment(s):


Administrative Title:

Vice Chair, Clinical Affairs; Interim Section Chief of Trauma Radiology; Interim Vice Chair of Community of Affairs

Education and Training

1979   BA       Cornell University

1984   MD      SUNY at Buffalo School of Medicine

1984-1997      Residency, Internal Medicine Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center New York, NY

1987-1991     Residency, Diagnostic Radiology, 4th year subspecialty Thoracic Radiology Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center New York, NY



Dr. White is certified by both the American Board of Radiology and the American Board of Internal Medicine.  He is the author of over 200 publications in a variety of areas of Cardiothoracic Radiology including cardiac CT imaging.  He is a member of the Fleischner Society, the past Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Thoracic Imaging, Past-President of the Society of Thoracic Radiology and Vice-President of the North American Society of Cardiac Imaging.

Research/Clinical Keywords

Lung cancer screening Radiation dose reduction Pulmonary embolism imaging Cardiac CT and MR imaging

Highlighted Publications

  1. Deseive S, Chen MY, Korosoglou G, Leipsic J, Martuscelli E, Carrascosa P, Mirsadraee S, White C, Hadamitzky M, Martinoff S, Menges AL, Bischoff B, Massberg S, Hausleiter J. Prospective Randomized Trial on Radiation Dose Estimates of CT Angiography Applying Iterative Image Reconstruction: The PROTECTION V Study. JACC Cardiovasc Imaging. 2015 Aug;8(8):888-96.


  2. Hoffmann U, Truong QA, Schoenfeld DA, Chou ET, Woodard PK, Nagurney JT, Pope, JH, Hauser TH, White CS, … Udelson JE; ROMICAT-II Investigators. Coronary CT angiography versus standard evaluation in acute chest pain. N Engl J Med. 2012 Jul 26;367(4):299-308


  3. Kligerman SJ, Lahiji K, Galvin JR, Stokum C, White CS. Missed pulmonary embolism on CT angiography: assessment with pulmonary embolism – computer-aided detection.  AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2014;202:65-73


  4. Boiselle PM, White CS, Ravenel JG. Computed tomographic screening for lung cancer: current practice patterns at leading academic medical centers. JAMA Intern Med. 2014;174:286-7