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About Bassem A. Georgy, MD
  • Medical School : 1978-1984 Cairo University School of Medicine, Medicine
  • Residency : 1985-1989 Cairo University School of Medicine, Radiology
  • Internship : 1984-1985 Cairo University Hospitals
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Dr. Bassem Georgy is Assistant Clinical Professor of Radiology in the Department of Radiology at the University of California at San Diego and in practice with North County Radiology (NCR) in Northern San Diego County (Oceanside and Escondido), CA. He is board certified in radiology and neuroradiology. His special expertise includes minimally invasive procedures of the spine.

Dr. Georgy received his medical degree and master's degree in radiology at Cairo University School of Medicine in Cairo. He completed his radiology residency in the University of South Alabama. Two separate clinical fellowships, neuroradiology and magnetic resonance imaging, were completed at the University of California, San Diego. Dr. Georgy is the past President of the American Society of Spine Radiology and the San Diego Radiological Society. He is an active member of the American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians, Society of Interventional Neurosurgery, American College of Radiology, Radiological Society of North America, as well as the American Society of Neuroradiology. He has received many honors and awards for his scientific research and presentations in the United States and abroad. Dr. Georgy is an Associate Editor, Pain Physician and Reviewer for the American Journal of Neuroradiology. His publications list is extensive and includes journal articles, abstracts, and book chapters.

Board Certifications:
American Board if Radiology 1997

Additional Post Doctoral Training:
Research Fellowship - Magnetic Resonance Imaging, UCSD 1992 - 1993
Residency - Diagnostic Radiology, University of South Alabama 1993 - 1997
Clinical Fellowship - Magnetic Resonance Imaging, UCSD 1997 - 1998
Interventional Neuroradiology - UCSD 1998 - 1999

Professional Memberships:
American Society of Spine Radiology (ASSR) - Past President
San Diego Radiology Society (SDRS) - Past President
Senior Member, American Society of Neuroradiology (ASNR)
American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians (ASIPP)
Senior Member, Society of Interventional Neurosurgery (SNIS)
American College of Radiology (ACR)
Radiological Society of North America (RSNA)
American Roentgen Ray Society (ARRS)
Western Neuroradiology Society (WNRS)

Honors, Awards, etc.:
Best Scientific Paper, Physicians-in-Training Competition, 1994
RSNA/AUR/ARRS Introduction to Research Program, 1994
RSNA Roentgen Resident/Fellow Award, 1997
Certificate of Recognition, Third Place, American Osteopathic Collage of Radiology, Orlando FL 1999
Magna Cum Laude, Scientific Exhibit, ASNR 2002
Best Scientific Paper Presentation in Spine, ASNR 2006
Best Scientific Paper Presentation, ASSR 2008
Member, Executive Committee, ASNR 2008-2009
Member, Executive Committee, ASSR 2009-2012
Chair, Membership Committee, WNRS 2007 - Present