Dr. Darshana Paunipagar

Consultant Radiologist

Subspecialty Training

  • Diagnostic Neuro imaging, CUHK, Hong Kong
  • Paediatric Radiology CUHK, Hong Kong

Additional Proficiencies

  • Ex-Section Editor (till 2021), Neuroimaging division, IJRI (Indian Journal of Radiology-imaging)
  • Reviewer of 2 Journals


  • Ex-Consultant Radiologist, Kokilaben Ambani Hospital, Mumbai
  • Ex-Faculty, Dept of Radiology, Prince of Wales Hospital, CUHK, Hongkong.


Book Chapters

11 Chapters in 5 published books in Radiology, Amirsys-Elsevier publishers USA.

  • Textbook of Radiology: IRIA, Musculotendinous pathology around hip, Hip
    Module (Elsevier publication 2023)
  • Ultrasound of thyroid and parathyroid glands (2009, Springer publications)
  • Imaging Anatomy: Ultrasound (2007),
  • Modern Arthroscopy, Arthroscopy following total knee Replacement (2010)
  • Endometriosis: Basic Concepts and Current Research 2012

Journal Publications

  • 75 articles, Indexed and Non-indexed International peer reviewed journals.
    (Latest 10 below)
  • D Shah, L. Naik, Paunipagar B, Rasalkar DD et al. Setting up 3D Printing Services for
    Orthopaedic applications: A step by step guide an overview of 3D Biosphere. Indian
    Journal of Orthopaedics, Dec 2020.
  • Paunipagar BK, Rasalkar DD, Imaging of Articular cartilage, Review article, Indian
    Journal of Radiology and Imaging, Special edition for Musculoskeletal Radiology. 2014
    (IJRI Volume 24, August 2014, 237-248).
  • Au WY, Li CF, Sun X, Hao WG, Rasalkar DD, Deng M, Mok SP Chu WC. Assessment of
    iron overload in very young children with limited thalassemia care resources in South
    China. Haemoglobin. 2014; 38 (2): 119-26, Epub 2014 Feb 7
  • Neurocognitive Dysfunction and Grey Matter Density Deficit in Children with Obstructive Sleep Apnoea. Chen GF, Sun X, Li CG, Zhang XH, Wu XD, Gao HY, Hao WG, Rasalkar D, Deng M, Mok SP, Tricta F, Chu WC.SLEEP-D-14-00047R1.
  • Wong S, BK Paunipagar, Rasalkar DD. Sonological features of Hepatic Schistosomiasis: Characteristic findings in a rare diffuse liver parenchymal disease. Hong Kong Med J 2013;19:276.e1-2
  • Wong S, Rasalkar DD et al. Imaging features of Graft versus host disease: A rare diffuse liver parenchymal disease. Hongkong Medical Journal. Feb 2013
  • Rasalkar DD, Chu WC, Paunipagar, BK Paediatric intra-axial posterior fossa tumours: pictorial review. Postgrad Med J. 2013 Jan;89(1047):39-46.
  • Liu KH, Chu WCW, Kong APS, Ko GTC, Ma RCW, Chan JWS, Darshana R, So WY, Luk A, Cheung KKT, Corcoran HS, Ozaki R, Chan JCN.
  • Sonographic Assessment of Medial Arterial Calcification: A novel and sensitive marker of diabetes related microvascular and macrovascular complications. Radiology. July 2012 DD Rasalkar, WCW Chu, et al. Imaging in children presenting with acute neurological deficit: Stroke. Postgrad. Medical J. 2012 April 13.
  • DD Rasalkar, WCW Chu, et al. Imaging in children presenting with acute neurological deficit: Paediatrics Stroke mimics. Postgrad. Medical J. 2012 March 30.