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Mauricio S. Galizia, MD

Clinical Associate Professor of Radiology - Division of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Imaging

Contact Information

Primary Office
3865 JPP
200 Hawkins Drive
Iowa City, IA 52242


BS, Mechanical Engineering, University of São Paulo Polytechnic School
MD, Medicine, University of São Paulo School of Medicine
Resident, Diagnostic Radiology, Hospital das Clínicas – University of São Paulo
Fellow, Thoracic Radiology, Hospital das Clínicas – University of São Paulo
Fellow, Computed Tomography, Northwestern University
Fellow, Cardiovascular Imaging, Northwestern University
Fellow, Magnetic Resonance Imaging, Northwestern University
Fellow, Musculoskeletal Imaging, Northwestern University
Fellow, Thoracic Imaging, Cleveland Clinic

Licensure and Certifications

Diplomate - Certification Board of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography
Iowa Medical License (Physician - Special) - Iowa Board of Medicine
Level 3 Cardiovascular CT Experience Certification - Society of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography
Board Certified - American Board of Radiology (ABR)
Certificate of Advanced Proficiency (CoAP) in Cardiac Computed Tomography - American College of Radiology (ACR)
Medical License - State Medical Board of Ohio


Amadi, C. C., Galizia, M. S. & Mortani Barbosa, Jr, E. J. (2019). Imaging Evaluation of Lung Transplantation Patients: A Time and Etiology-based Approach to High-resolution Computed Tomography Interpretation. Journal of thoracic imaging, 34(5), 299-312. PMID: 31094899.

Galizia, M., Renapurkar, R., Prieto, L., Bolen, M., Azok, J., Lau, C. T. & El-Sherief, A. H. (2018). Radiologic review of acquired pulmonary vein stenosis in adults. Cardiovascular diagnosis and therapy, 8(3), 387-398. PMID: 30057885.

Rustogi, R., Galizia, M., Thakrar, D., Merritt, B., Bi, X., Collins, J. & Carr, J. C. (2015). Steady-state MRA techniques with a blood pool contrast agent improve visualization of pulmonary venous anatomy and left atrial patency compared with time-resolved MRA pre- and postcatheter ablation in atrial fibrillation. Journal of magnetic resonance imaging : JMRI, 42(5), 1305-13. PMID: 26139321.

Febbo, J. A., Galizia, M. S., Murphy, I. G., Popescu, A., Bi, X., Turin, A., Collins, J., Markl, M., Edelman, R. R. & Carr, J. C. (2015). Congenital heart disease in adults: Quantitative and qualitative evaluation of IR FLASH and IR SSFP MRA techniques using a blood pool contrast agent in the steady state and comparison to first pass MRA. European journal of radiology, 84(10), 1921-9. PMID: 26253499.

Ferreira Botelho, M. P., Seyal, A. R., Gonzalez-Guindalini, F. D., Harmath, C. B., Galizia, M. S. & Yaghmai, V. (2014). The combined effect of multidetector-row computed tomographic tube voltage, tube current, and image reconstruction algorithm on the detection of pneumothorax after intervention. Journal of computer assisted tomography, 38(4), 591-6. PMID: 24681865.

Galizia, M. S., Barker, A., Liao, Y., Collins, J., Carr, J., McDermott, M. M. & Markl, M. (2014). Wall morphology, blood flow and wall shear stress: MR findings in patients with peripheral artery disease. European radiology, 24(4), 850-6. PMID: 24326757.

Siddiqui, N. A., Galizia, M. S., Almusa, E. & Omar, I. M. (2014). Evaluation of the tarsometatarsal joint using conventional radiography, CT, and MR imaging. Radiographics : a review publication of the Radiological Society of North America, Inc, 34(2), 514-31. PMID: 24617695.

Ward, E. V., Galizia, M. S., Usman, A., Popescu, A. R., Dunkle, E. & Edelman, R. R. (2013). Comparison of quiescent inflow single-shot and native space for nonenhanced peripheral MR angiography. Journal of magnetic resonance imaging : JMRI, 38(6), 1531-8. PMID: 23564638.

Edelman, R. R., Giri, S., Dunkle, E., Galizia, M., Amin, P. & Koktzoglou, I. (2013). Quiescent-inflow single-shot magnetic resonance angiography using a highly undersampled radial k-space trajectory. Magnetic resonance in medicine, 70(6), 1662-8. PMID: 23348595.

Entezari, P., Kino, A., Honarmand, A. R., Galizia, M. S., Yang, Y., Collins, J., Yaghmai, V. & Carr, J. C. (2013). Analysis of the thoracic aorta using a semi-automated post processing tool. European journal of radiology, 82(9), 1558-64. PMID: 23680155.

Markl, M., Rustogi, R., Galizia, M., Goyal, A., Collins, J., Usman, A., Jung, B., Foell, D. & Carr, J. (2013). Myocardial T2-mapping and velocity mapping: changes in regional left ventricular structure and function after heart transplantation. Magnetic resonance in medicine, 70(2), 517-26. PMID: 23008092.

Galizia, M. S., Ward, E., Rodriguez, H., Collins, J. & Carr, J. (2013). Improved characterization of popliteal aneurysms using gadofosveset-enhanced equilibrium phase magnetic resonance angiography. Journal of vascular surgery, 57(3), 837-41. PMID: 23294506.

Schonberger, M., Usman, A., Galizia, M., Popescu, A., Collins, J. & Carr, J. C. (2013). Time-resolved MR venography of the pulmonary veins precatheter-based ablation for atrial fibrillation. Journal of magnetic resonance imaging : JMRI, 37(1), 127-37. PMID: 22996419.

Tan, H., Koktzoglou, I., Glielmi, C., Galizia, M. & Edelman, R. R. (2012). Optimization of single shot 3D breath-hold non-enhanced MR angiography of the renal arteries. Journal of cardiovascular magnetic resonance : official journal of the Society for Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance, 14, 30. PMID: 22607351.

Galizia, M. S., Töre, H. G., Chalian, H., McCarthy, R., Salem, R. & Yaghmai, V. (2012). MDCT necrosis quantification in the assessment of hepatocellular carcinoma response to yttrium 90 radioembolization therapy: comparison of two-dimensional and volumetric techniques. Academic radiology, 19(1), 48-54. PMID: 22054801.

Galizia, M. S., Töre, H. G., Chalian, H. & Yaghmai, V. (2011). Evaluation of hepatocellular carcinoma size using two-dimensional and volumetric analysis: effect on liver transplantation eligibility. Academic radiology, 18(12), 1555-60. PMID: 21962475.

Rezai, P., Yaghmai, V., Tochetto, S. M., Galizia, M. S., Miller, F. H., Mulcahy, M. F. & Small, Jr, W. (2011). Change in the growth rate of localized pancreatic adenocarcinoma in response to gemcitabine, bevacizumab, and radiation therapy on MDCT. International journal of radiation oncology, biology, physics, 81(2), 452-9. PMID: 21570199.

Rezai, P., Tochetto, S., Galizia, M. & Yaghmai, V. (2011). Perinephric hematoma: semi-automated quantification of volume on MDCT: a feasibility study. Abdominal imaging, 36(2), 222-7. PMID: 20567821.

Rezai, P., Tochetto, S. M., Galizia, M. S. & Yaghmai, V. (2011). Splenic volume model constructed from standardized one-dimensional MDCT measurements. AJR. American journal of roentgenology, 196(2), 367-72. PMID: 21257889.

Meira, M. N., Carvalho, C. R., Galizia, M. S., Borges, J. B., Kondo, M. M., Zugaib, M. & Vieira, J. E. (2010). Atelectasis observed by computerized tomography after Caesarean section. British journal of anaesthesia, 104(6), 746-50. PMID: 20413379.

Juliano, A. G., Galizia, M. S. & Chammas, M. C. (2010). Salivary Glands - Ultrasound (in Portuguese). In E. M. Chammas , R. L. Gomes (Eds.) Diagnostic Imaging - Head and Neck. Rio de Janeiro: Guanabara Koogan.

Tanaka, H., Ortega, N. R., Galizia, M. S., Borges, J. B. & Amato, M. B. (2008). Fuzzy modeling of electrical impedance tomography images of the lungs. Clinics (Sao Paulo, Brazil), 63(3), 363-70. PMID: 18568247.

Galizia, M. S., Alves, C. C., Tamanaha, E. M., Torrinhas, R. S., Leite, F. C., Neto, A. H., Gama-Rodrigues, J. & Waitzberg, D. L. (2005). A new swivel model for parenteral and enteral infusion in rats. The Journal of surgical research, 128(1), 3-8. PMID: 16005899.