Ashish P. Wasnik, MD

Clinical Professor, Radiology
Director, Abdominal Radiology
Chair, Medical Student Research
Michigan Medicine
1500 E Medical Center Dr, B1D520B
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-5030

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Dr. Wasnik is a Clinical Professor and Director of Abdominal & Cross-Sectional Interventional Radiology, and Chair of the Medical Student Radiology Research. He has previously served as Medical Director of Ultrasound, Director of Abdominal Medical Student Education, and Medical Director of Livonia Radiology Ambulatory Care Unit at Michigan Medicine.  He is a funded researcher and co-inventor on US-patented automated bowel segmentation techniques. He has published over 90 peer-reviewed manuscripts, 130 scientific/educational presentations, several book chapters, and two books as co-lead author. In addition, he has presented over 90 invited lectures. He is an elected fellow of the Society of Abdominal Radiology (SAR) and the Society of Radiologists in Ultrasound (SRU).

Dr. Wasnik serves on the University of Michigan Advisory Committee on Clinical Track Appointments and Promotions (CLINACAP). Nationally, he serves on several committees in the radiology societies, including - American College of Radiology’s Appropriateness Criteria Expert Panel-1 on OB & Gyn Imaging (Chair), Radiological Society of North America (Chair - Multisystem, and ER section Educational Exhibit Awards Committee 2019, 20; Chair-Uroradiology Section, Educational Exhibit Committee 2020); American Board of Radiology; Association of University Radiologists. He is Deputy Editor for the Academic Radiology journal (official publication of the Association of University Radiologists).


Faculty, Morphomics Analysis Group (MAG), Michigan Medicine
Member, Michigan Center for Integrative Research in Critical Care (MCIRCC)
Member, Rogel Cancer Center, Michigan Medicine
Member, Advisory Committee on Clinical Track Appointments and Promotions (CLINACAP), University of Michigan

Areas of Interest

Imaging of the bowel (Morphomics in GI Tract, post-operative bowel); Imaging and management of ovarian and adnexal masses/tumors, Gastrointestinal oncologic Imaging and tumor response assessment; Ultrasound in Liver Imaging/HCC surveillance 

Clinical Interests

Bowel and hepatobiliary Imaging, Gynecologic Imaging, Transplant ultrasound 


Medical School or Training

  • Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery-IG Medical College, India, 1997
  • Clinical Training: Chest Medicine-IG Medical College, India, 2002


  • Radiology-Seth G.S. Medical College, Mumbai University, India, 2005


  • Body Imaging-University of Michigan Health System, 2009

Professional Organization:

  • Fellow, Society of Abdominal Radiology (SAR)
  • Fellow, Society of Radiologist in Ultrasound (SRU)
  • American College of Radiology (ACR)
  • Association of University Radiologists (AUR)
  • Radiological Society of North America (RSNA)

Board Certification:

  • Diagnostic Radiology