Abraham H. Dachman

Professor of Radiology
Director, Fellowship Programs

Phone: 773.702.6200
Fax: 773.702.1161


Undergraduate: BA, cum laude, Yeshiva University, New York, NY, 1974
Medical school: Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY, 1977
Internship: Internal Medicine, Brookdale Hospital and Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY, 1978
Residency: Diagnostic Radiology, Montefiore Hospital and Medical Center, Bronx, NY, 1981
Fellowship: Gastrointestinal Radiology, Armed Forces Institute of Pathology, Washington, DC, 1982
Certification: American Board of Radiology, 1981

Selected Publications

View a partial list of Dr. Dachman's publications through the National Library of Medicine's PubMed online database.


  • Listed in the “Top Doctors” issue of Chicago Magazine (Voted upon by national medical peers, with a total of sixteen radiology slots), 2014 & 2016
  • Vice-Chair, Daily Bulletin Committee, RSNA, 2016
  • Editors Recognition as “Distinguished Reviewer”, Abdominal Imaging Journal, 2015
  • Developed an on line course for CT technologists for learning how to perform Virutal Colonoscopy (live since February 2014)
  • American Board of Radiology, Maintenance of Certification - voluntary participant
  • Associate Editor, Radiology, 2010 - present
  • Deputy Editor, Academic Radiology, 2010 - present
  • Radiology Editor's Recognition Award for reviewing with "Distinction" (top 100 of 1,000 reviewers), 2009
  • MICCAI (Medical Image Computing and Computer Assisted Intervention) 2008 Workshop Planning committee, 2008
  • Colorectal Cancer Committee, American College of Radiology, 2007 - present
  • Gastrointestinal Subcommittee of the Education Exhibit Committee (EEC), Radiological Society of North America, 2007
  • Managing Editor, Radiology book of the eMedicine Project, 2000-2007
  • Radiology Editor's Recognition Award for reviewing with "Distinction" (top 112 of 900 reviewers), 2007
  • Virtual Colonoscopy Workshop, National Cancer Institute, 2007
  • CME Evaluation Subcommittee, American Roentgen Ray Society, 2006
  • CT Colonography Metrics Subcommittee, American College of Radiology, 2006
  • CT Medical Advisory Board, CTC, GE Medical Systems, Inc., 2006
  • Radiology Editor's Recognition Award for reviewing with "Distinction" (top 112 of 900 reviewers), 2006
  • Task Force on CT Colonography Member, American College of Radiology, 2006 – present
  • American Roentgen Ray Society, CME Evaluation Subcommittee, 2006 - present
  • President, Chicago Radiological Society, 2005 - 2006
  • Reviewer, Radiology, 1998 – present
  • Reviewer, Journal of Computer Assisted Tomography, 1995 - present
  • Reviewer, RadioGraphics, 1991 - present
  • Reviewer, American Journal of Roentgenology, 1990 – present

Clinical Interests

Abdominal CT; abdominal ultrasound; gastrointestinal imaging

Research Interests

Abdominal imaging; CT colonography (Virtual Colonoscopy); CT 3D imaging; tumor measurement