Hiroyuki Abe

Professor of Radiology
Section Chief, Breast Imaging
Director of Breast Imaging Research

Phone: 773.702.2781
Fax: 773.702.1161


Undergraduate: BS, General Education, Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan, 1983
Medical School: Tohoku University, Sendai Japan, 1987
PhD: Medical Science, Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan, 1996
Residency: Diagnostic Radiology, Tohoku University Hospital, Sendai Japan, 1990; and Diagnostic Radiology, National Cancer Center, Tokyo, Japan, 1995
Fellowship: Breast Imaging, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, 2005
Certification: American Board of Radiology, 2008


  • Research fellow award, Radiological Society of North America, 2004
  • Certificate of Merit, Radiological Society of North America, 2002, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2011, 2012
  • Assistant Editor, American Journal of Roentgenology
  • Chair of Breast Subcommittee, Education Exhibit Committee, Radiological Society of North America (RSNA)
  • Member of Breast Subcommittee, American College of Radiology Imaging Network
  • Cum Laude award, Radiological Society of North America, 2011

Clinical Interests

Breast imaging

Research Interests

Imaging of breast cancer; imaging of lymph nodes