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Sarah Fathimah Ifthikharuddin

Sarah Fathimah Ifthikharuddin, MD

Office Locations

Rochester General Hospital
1425 Portland Ave Box 226
Rochester, NY 14621
Phone: (585) 922-3220
Fax: (585)922-3581
Accepts New Patients:
Yes

Accepts Children:
Yes

Group:

RGHS In Network
Rochester Radiology Associates

Having practiced Radiology for over 23 years in three continents, to Dr. Ifthikharuddin radiology is more than just a job, it’s a passion. After finishing her diagnostic radiology training at the prestigious University of Wales, she completed an additional diagnostic radiology residency at University of Rochester prior to completing a neuroradiology fellowship. An expert in all aspects of neuroimaging, Dr. Ifthikharuddin has been section chief of neuroradiology for years, teaching numerous residents over the years. In addition to her own research and publications, she has helped guide residents in their research endeavors as well. She has presented at national radiology conferences on neuroradiology topics, and enjoys being at the center of the rapid advancements in MRI neuroimaging over the past decade.

Dr. Ifthikharuddin and her husband, Dr. J.J. Ifthikharuddin, a hematologist at the University of Rochester Medical Center, have two children. She loves traveling, tennis, cooking and spending time with family.
Specialties
Radiology
Departments
Radiology
Certifications
  • Radiology
  • Certificate of Added Qualification (CAQ) in Neuroradiology, 2002
Expertise
  • CT and MRI head
  • Neck and spine imaging
  • Stroke imaging
  • CTA and MRA
  • CT perfusion
Education
1985, Madras Medical College, MBBS
Internship
10/1/85-9/30/86, Government General Hospital
Residency
12/1/90-1/31/94, University Hospital of Wales (Cardiff)
7/1/99-6/30/00, University of Rochester
Fellowship
7/1/97-6/30/98, Strong Memorial Hospital
Language
Hindi
Tamil
Insurance Accepted
Aetna
Blue Choice
Blue Choice Option
Blue Choice Senior
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Champus / Tricare
Child Health Plus
Commercial
Empire / United
Family Health Plus
Group Health Insurance
Health Economics
Health Now
Medicaid
Medicare
Medicare Assignment
Medicare / Medicaid
Monroe Plan
MVP Care
MVP Care Gold
MVP Option
No Fault
ValuMed Insurance
Worker's Compensation