Michael D. Fishman, MD

Assistant Professor, Radiology

Michael Fishman
820 Harrison Ave


Michael D. Fishman, MD is an Assistant Professor of Radiology at the Boston University School of Medicine. As of 2018, he was recently appointed to this position after a stint as an Instructor of Radiology at Harvard Medical School. He has extensive experience as a staff radiologists at hospitals in Southbridge, Needham, Boston, and Salem. He sits on numerous radiology committees, including the She-RADS Women in Radiology Committee.


  • George Washington University School of Medicine, MD
  • Columbia University, BA


  • Published on 1/9/2020

    Gunn C, Maschke A, Bickmore T, Kennedy M, Hopkins MF, Fishman MDC, Paasche-Orlow MK, Warner ET. Acceptability of an Interactive Computer-Animated Agent to Promote Patient-Provider Communication About Breast Density: a Mixed Method Pilot Study. J Gen Intern Med. 2020 Apr; 35(4):1069-1077. PMID: 31919723.

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  • Published on 5/16/2019

    Kim G, Phillips J, Cole E, Brook A, Mehta T, Slanetz P, Fishman MDC, Karimova E, Mehta R, Lotfi P, Resteghini N, Raj S, Dialani V. Comparison of Contrast-Enhanced Mammography With Conventional Digital Mammography in Breast Cancer Screening: A Pilot Study. J Am Coll Radiol. 2019 Oct; 16(10):1456-1463. PMID: 31092346.

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  • Published on 3/29/2019

    Raj SD, Shurafa M, Shah Z, Raj KM, Fishman MDC, Dialani VM. Primary and Secondary Breast Lymphoma: Clinical, Pathologic, and Multimodality Imaging Review. Radiographics. 2019 May-Jun; 39(3):610-625. PMID: 30924754.

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  • Published on 10/6/2018

    Raj SD, Phillips J, Mehta TS, Quintana LM, Fishman MD, Dialani V, Slanetz PJ. Management of BIRADS 3, 4A, and 4B Lesions Diagnosed as Pure Papilloma by Ultrasound-Guided Core Needle Biopsy: Is Surgical Excision Necessary? Acad Radiol. 2019 07; 26(7):909-914. PMID: 30297308.

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  • Published on 10/4/2018

    Roknsharifi S, Fishman MDC, Agarwal MD, Brook A, Kharbanda V, Dialani V. The role of diffusion weighted imaging as supplement to dynamic contrast enhanced breast MRI: Can it help predict malignancy, histologic grade and recurrence? Acad Radiol. 2019 07; 26(7):923-929. PMID: 30293819.

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  • Published on 10/1/2018

    Fishman MDC, Mehta TS, Siewert B, Bender CE, Kruskal JB. The Road to Wellness: Engagement Strategies to Help Radiologists Achieve Joy at Work. Radiographics. 2018 10; 38(6):1651-1664. PMID: 30303794.

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  • Published on 5/24/2018

    Whorms DS, Fishman MDC, Slanetz PJ. Mesenchymal Lesions of the Breast: What Radiologists Need to Know. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2018 Jul; 211(1):224-233. PMID: 29792741.

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  • Published on 3/30/2018

    Phillips J, Steinkeler J, Talati K, Brook A, Dialani V, Fishman M, Slanetz PJ, Mehta TS. Workflow Considerations for Incorporation of Contrast-Enhanced Spectral Mammography Into a Breast Imaging Practice. J Am Coll Radiol. 2018 Jun; 15(6):881-885. PMID: 29606631.

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  • Published on 1/1/2018

    Fishman MD, Mehta TS, Siewert B, Bender CE, Kruskal JB. The Road to Wellness- Engagement Strategies to Help Radiologists Achieve Joy at Work. Radiographics. 2018.

  • Published on 9/1/2017

    Raj SD, Karimova EJ, Fishman MDC, Fein-Zachary V, Phillips J, Dialani V, Slanetz PJ. Imaging of Breast Implant-associated Complications and Pathologic Conditions: Breast Imaging. Radiographics. 2017 Sep-Oct; 37(5):1603-1604. PMID: 28898186.

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