Hassan Sawaf, MD


Practices In: Glen Ellyn
Patients Seen: All Ages

I strive to pro­vide each patient with high qual­i­ty ser­vice and care I would want for a fam­i­ly mem­ber through the use of advanced med­ical imag­ing technology.

Board Certifications
English, Arabic
Awards & Accolades
Outstanding Academic Achievement, University of Texas at Houston 1992
Outstanding Academic Achievement, University of Damascus Med. School 1992
Clinical Interests

Spe­cial exper­tise in Body Imag­ing and MRI

Personal Interests

Fam­i­ly, trav­el­ling, bik­ing, and learn­ing history

Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) American College of Radiology (ACR) American Roentgen Ray Society (ARRS)
Damascus University Faculty of Medicine Graduation Date: 1992 Degree: MD
University of Texas Medical School at Houston Resident in Diagnostic Radiology
MD Anderson Cancer Center Body Imaging
Provider’s Publications
Tumor size and volume on pre-treatment CT as predictors of treatment outcome for preoperative chemo-radiation of rectal cancer. Research presented in the American Radium Society meeting
Imaging Findings after Radiotherapy to the pelvis (AJR: 177, November 2001, 1083-1089) Revathy B. Iyer, Anuia Jhingran, Hassan Sawaf, Herman Libshitz and al.
November 2001
Effective Pelvic Symptoms Control using initial chemo-radiation without colostomy in metastatic rectal cancer (Int. J. Radiation Oncology Biol. Phys., Vol. 49, No. 1, pp. 107-116, 2001) Christopher H Crane. Nora A Janjan. James L Abbruzzese. Steve Curley. Jean-Nicolas Vauthey. Hassan B Sawaf. Ronelle Dubrow
Radiologic findings in taxane induced colitis. (Eur. J. Radiol. Jun 4 2007) Kaur H, Loyer EM, David CL, Sawaf H, DuBrow RA, Ibrahim NK.


CT (Computed Axial Tomography), CT Angiography, CT of Chest, Abdomen & Pelvis, CT/CTA (Computerized Tomography), DEXA (Bone Densitometry), MRI/MRA, Neuroradiology, Ultrasound