Jorge A. Soto, MD

Professor, Radiology

Jorge Soto
617.638.6610
88 E. Newton St Newton Pavilion

Biography

Jorge A. Soto, MD, Professor of Radiology, is Chief of Radiology at Boston Medical Center and Chair of the Department of Radiology at Boston University School of Medicine. Soto has served as interim Chief/Chair of the department since September 2015.

Soto joined BMC in 2002 as the head of the section of Body Imaging in the Department of Radiology and was named vice chair in 2005. He joined BUSM as Associate Professor of Radiology in 2002 and was promoted to Professor in 2008.

Soto’s main clinical and research interests include: CT and MR imaging of pancreatico-biliary diseases; trauma; abdominal emergencies; inflammatory bowel disease; and CT colonography. He is the author of more than 130 peer-reviewed journal articles, 60 review articles/book chapters, and editor of six books. He is a Fellow of the American Society of Emergency Radiology and the Society of Abdominal Radiology

Soto currently serves on the editorial boards of Radiology and Abdominal Radiology and as a reviewer for numerous journals, including Journal of Magnetic Resonance Imaging, Academic Radiology, American Journal of Roentgenology, Emergency Radiology, Journal of Trauma, European Radiology, Radiographics and American Journal of Gastroenterology.

Soto is the current president of the New England Roentgen Ray Society and is a member of the Executive Committee of the American Society of Emergency Radiology. In addition he currently serves or has served on multiple committees for national and international scientific societies including the Radiological Society of North America, American Roentgen Ray Society, Society of Abdominal Radiology and American College of Radiology.

Born in Colombia, Soto received his Doctor of Medicine and Surgery and Specialist in Diagnostic Radiology degrees from Instituto de Ciencias de la Salud (CES) in Medellin, Colombia. He served as a Body Imaging Fellow at Boston University Medical Center.

Other Positions

  • Chair, Radiology, Boston University School of Medicine
  • Chief, Radiology, Boston Medical Center

Education

  • Instituto de Ciencias de la Salud, MD

Publications

  • Published on 11/2/2018

    Li J, Qureshi M, Gupta A, Anderson SW, Soto J, Li B. Quantification of Degree of Liver Fibrosis Using Fibrosis Area Fraction Based on Statistical Chi-Square Analysis of Heterogeneity of Liver Tissue Texture on Routine Ultrasound Images. Acad Radiol. 2018 Nov 02. PMID: 30393055.

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  • Published on 9/1/2018

    Morrison TC, Wells M, Fidler JL, Soto JA. Imaging Workup of Acute and Occult Lower Gastrointestinal Bleeding. Radiol Clin North Am. 2018 Sep; 56(5):791-804. PMID: 30119774.

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  • Published on 7/7/2018

    Kim G, Soto JA, Morrison T. Radiologic Assessment of Gastrointestinal Bleeding. Gastroenterol Clin North Am. 2018 Sep; 47(3):501-514. PMID: 30115434.

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  • Published on 1/12/2018

    Deitte LA, Meltzer CC, Norbash A, Mahoney MC, Soto JA, Slanetz PJ. Faculty Relative Value Unit Incentives and Resident Education. J Am Coll Radiol. 2018 03; 15(3 Pt A):463-465. PMID: 29336999.

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  • Published on 1/10/2018

    Bruining DH, Zimmermann EM, Loftus EV, Sandborn WJ, Sauer CG, Strong SA. Consensus Recommendations for Evaluation, Interpretation, and Utilization of Computed Tomography and Magnetic Resonance Enterography in Patients With Small Bowel Crohn's Disease. Radiology. 2018 Mar; 286(3):776-799. PMID: 29319414.

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  • Published on 1/1/2018

    Bernal Fernandez MC, Soto JA, LeBedis CA. MDCT and MR Imaging of Acute Abdomen. Acute Hepatobiliary Imaging. 2018; 43-76.

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  • Published on 10/1/2017

    Yu H, Scalera J, Khalid M, Touret AS, Bloch N, Li B, Qureshi MM, Soto JA, Anderson SW. Texture analysis as a radiomic marker for differentiating renal tumors. Abdom Radiol (NY). 2017 Oct; 42(10):2470-2478. PMID: 28421244.

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  • Published on 8/31/2017

    Gupta A, LeBedis CA, Uyeda J, Qureshi MM, Anderson SW, Soto JA. Diffusion-weighted imaging of the pericholecystic hepatic parenchyma for distinguishing acute and chronic cholecystitis. Emerg Radiol. 2018 Feb; 25(1):7-11. PMID: 28861635.

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  • Published on 3/1/2017

    Bates DD, Tamayo-Murillo D, Kussman S, Luce A, LeBedis CA, Soto JA, Anderson SW. Biliary and pancreatic ductal dilation in patients on methadone maintenance therapy. Abdom Radiol (NY). 2017 Mar; 42(3):884-889. PMID: 27770163.

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  • Published on 2/6/2017

    Bates DD, Wasserman M, Malek A, Gorantla V, Anderson SW, Soto JA, LeBedis CA. Multidetector CT of Surgically Proven Blunt Bowel and Mesenteric Injury. Radiographics. 2017 Mar-Apr; 37(2):613-625. PMID: 28165875.

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