Osamu Sakai, MD, PhD

Professor, Radiology

Osamu Sakai
820 Harrison Ave

Other Positions

  • Section Chief of Neuroradiology, Neuroradiology, Radiology, Boston University School of Medicine
  • Professor, Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery, Boston University School of Medicine
  • Professor, Radiation Oncology, Boston University School of Medicine
  • Active Staff Privileges, Radiology, Boston Medical Center


  • Yamagata University, MD
  • Jichi Medical University, PhD


  • Published on 10/12/2017

    Kuno H, Qureshi MM, Chapman MN, Li B, Andreu-Arasa VC, Onoue K, Truong MT, Sakai O. CT Texture Analysis Potentially Predicts Local Failure in Head and Neck Squamous Cell Carcinoma Treated with Chemoradiotherapy. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 2017 Dec; 38(12):2334-2340. PMID: 29025727.

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  • Published on 10/6/2017

    Mills AF, Sakai O, Anderson SW, Jara H. Principles of Quantitative MR Imaging with Illustrated Review of Applicable Modular Pulse Diagrams. Radiographics. 2017 Nov-Dec; 37(7):2083-2105. PMID: 28985137.

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  • Published on 9/1/2017

    Buch K, Nadgir RN, Qureshi MM, Ozonoff A, Sakai O. Clinical Significance of Incidentally Detected Torus Tubarius Calcification. J Comput Assist Tomogr. 2017 Sep/Oct; 41(5):828-832. PMID: 28448401.

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  • Published on 8/24/2017

    Berlowitz DR, Foy CG, Kazis LE, Bolin LP, Conroy MB, Fitzpatrick P, Gure TR, Kimmel PL, Kirchner K, Morisky DE, Newman J, Olney C, Oparil S, Pajewski NM, Powell J, Ramsey T, Simmons DL, Snyder J, Supiano MA, Weiner DE, Whittle J. Effect of Intensive Blood-Pressure Treatment on Patient-Reported Outcomes. N Engl J Med. 2017 08 24; 377(8):733-744. PMID: 28834483.

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  • Published on 7/1/2017

    Jalisi S, Sakai O, Jamal BT, Mardirossian V. Features of Prevertebral Disease in Patients Presenting to a Head and Neck Surgery Clinic with Neck Pain. Ann Maxillofac Surg. 2017 Jul-Dec; 7(2):228-231. PMID: 29264290.

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  • Published on 6/4/2017

    Kuno H, Sekiya K, Chapman MN, Sakai O. Miscellaneous and Emerging Applications of Dual-Energy Computed Tomography for the Evaluation of Intracranial Pathology. Neuroimaging Clin N Am. 2017 Aug; 27(3):411-427. PMID: 28711202.

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  • Published on 4/24/2017

    Watanabe M, Buch K, Fujita A, Jara H, Qureshi MM, Sakai O. Quantitative MR imaging of intra-orbital structures: Tissue-specific measurements and age dependency compared to extra-orbital structures using multispectral quantitative MR imaging. Orbit. 2017 Aug; 36(4):189-196. PMID: 28436752.

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  • Published on 3/28/2017

    Mian AZ, Edasery D, Sakai O, Mustafa Qureshi M, Holsapple J, Nguyen T. Radiological imaging features of the basal ganglia that may predict progression to hemicraniectomy in large territory middle cerebral artery infarct. Neuroradiology. 2017 May; 59(5):477-484. PMID: 28353064.

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  • Published on 3/24/2017

    Buch K, Li B, Qureshi MM, Kuno H, Anderson SW, Sakai O. Quantitative Assessment of Variation in CT Parameters on Texture Features: Pilot Study Using a Nonanatomic Phantom. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 2017 May; 38(5):981-985. PMID: 28341714.

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  • Published on 12/20/2016

    Buch K, Arya R, Shah B, Nadgir RN, Saito N, Qureshi MM, Sakai O. Quantitative Analysis of Extracranial Arterial Tortuosity in Patients with Sickle Cell Disease. J Neuroimaging. 2017 Jul; 27(4):421-427. PMID: 27996178.

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