Suman Jana

Suman Jana , MD

Professor of Clinical

Medical Sciences Building

COM IM Endocrinology Division - 0547


MBBS: University of Calcutta Kolkata, West Bengal, India, 1991 (Medicine)

Medical Degree: All India Institute of Medical Sciences New Delhi, India, 1994

Residency: All India Institute of Medical Sciences New Deli, India, 1994 (Biophysics)

Residency: Albert Einstein College of Medicine Bronx, NY, 1998 (Internal Medicine)

Chief Resident: St. Vincent's Hospital and Medical Center New York, NY, 2000 (Nuclear Medicine)

Fellowship: St. Vincent's Hospital and Medical Center New York, NY, 2002 (Endocrinology)


American Board of Internal Medicine (Endocrinology-Diabetes and Metabolism) (Certification Date: 11-06-2002 ) - (Recertification Date: to 01-01-2023 )

American Board of Internal Medicine (Certification Date: 08-21-2001 ) - (Recertification Date: to 01-01-2023 )

Clinical Interests


Thyroid Cancer

Thyroid Disease

Anaplastic Thyroid Cancer

Autoimmune Thyroiditis


Cushing syndrome (Hypercortisolism)

De Quervain's Tenosynovitis

Empty Sella Syndrome

Follicular Thyroid Cancer

Graves' Disease



Hyperthyroidism (Overactive Thyroid)



Low Testosterone (Male hypogonadism)

Medullary Thyroid Cancer

Multinodular Goiter

Nelson Syndrome

Neurogenic Diabetes Insipidus

Nodular Goiter

Nonfunctioning Pituitary Adenoma


Papillary Carcinoma

Papillary Thyroid Cancer

Parathyroid Cancer

Parathyroid Disease

Parathyroid Disorders

Parathyroid Problems

Pineal Tumor


Pituitary Adenoma

Pituitary Apoplexy

Pituitary Diencephalic Syndrome

Pituitary Disease

Pituitary Disorders

Pituitary Dysfunction

Pituitary Insufficiency (Hypopituitarism)

Pituitary Tumor

Postmenopausal Osteoporosis

Postpartum Thyroiditis

Silent Thyroiditis

Subacute Thyroiditis

Testosterone Deficiency (Male hypogonadism)

Thyroid and Parathyroid Disorders

Thyroid Crisis

Thyroid Disorders

Thyroid Dysgenesis

Thyroid Nodules



Endocrinology-Diabetes and Metabolism

Internal Medicine

Nuclear Cardiology

Nuclear Medicine


Peer Reviewed Publications

Singh, Harpreet; Arora, Geetanjali; Nayak, Brusabhanu; Sharma, Akshima; Singh, Geetika; Kumari, Kalpana; Jana, Suman; Patel, Chetan; Pandey, Anil Kumar; Seth, Amlesh; Kumar, Rakesh (2020. ) Semi-quantitative F-18-FDG PET/computed tomography parameters for prediction of grade in patients with renal cell carcinoma and the incremental value of diuretics.Nuclear medicine communications, , 41 (5 ) ,485-493 More Information

Smith, Melissa E; Cimica, Velasco; Chinni, Srinivasa; Jana, Suman; Koba, Wade; Yang, Zhixia; Fine, Eugene; Zagzag, David; Montagna, Cristina; Kalpana, Ganjam V (2011. ) Therapeutically targeting cyclin D1 in primary tumors arising from loss of Ini1.Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, , 108 (1 ) ,319-24 More Information

Levsky, Jeffrey M; Shanmugam, Nataraj; Jana, Suman (2008. ) Benign tongue FDG uptake in a patient with tardive dyskinesia.Clinical nuclear medicine, , 33 (5 ) ,342-3 More Information

Derman, Anna Y; Sperling, Dan; Merav, Avraham; Jain, Vineet R; Levin, Miles; Jana, Suman; Haramati, Linda B (2007. ) Endometrioma presenting as a cavitary lung mass with intense 18F-FDG uptake on PET-CT.Journal of thoracic imaging, , 22 (2 ) ,172-5 More Information

Patel, Mitesh K; Factor, Stephen M; Wang, Jennifer; Jana, Suman; Strauch, Berish (2006. ) Limited myocardial muscle necrosis model allowing for evaluation of angiogenic treatment modalities.Journal of reconstructive microsurgery, , 22 (8 ) ,611-5 More Information

Kumar, Rakesh; Chauhan, Anil; Jana, Suman; Dadparvar, Simin (2006. ) Positron emission tomography in gynecological malignancies.Expert review of anticancer therapy, , 6 (7 ) ,1033-44 More Information

Jana, Suman; Zhang, Tong; Milstein, David M; Isasi, Carmen R; Blaufox, M Donald (2006. ) FDG-PET and CT characterization of adrenal lesions in cancer patients.European journal of nuclear medicine and molecular imaging, , 33 (1 ) ,29-35 More Information

Jana, Suman; Blaufox, M Donald (2006. ) Nuclear medicine studies of the prostate, testes, and bladder.Seminars in nuclear medicine, , 36 (1 ) ,51-72 More Information

Kumar, Rakesh; Jana, Suman (2004. ) Positron emission tomography: an advanced nuclear medicine imaging technique from research to clinical practice.Methods in enzymology, , 385 ,3-19 More Information

Kumar, Rakesh; Jana, Suman; Heiba, Sherif I; Dakhel, Mahmoud; Axelrod, Deborah; Siegel, Beth; Bernik, Stephanie; Mills, Christopher; Wallack, Marc; Abdel-Dayem, Hussein M (2003. ) Retrospective analysis of sentinel node localization in multifocal, multicentric, palpable, or nonpalpable breast cancer. Journal of nuclear medicine : official publication, Society of Nuclear Medicine, , 44 (1 ) ,7-10

Heiba, Sherif I; Santiago, Jonas; Mirzaitehrane, Majid; Jana, Suman; Dede, Fuat; Abdel-Dayem, Hussein M Transient postischemic stunning evaluation by stress gated Tl-201 SPECT myocardial imaging: Effect on systolic left ventricular function.Journal of nuclear cardiology : official publication of the American Society of Nuclear Cardiology, , 9 (5 ) ,482-90 More Information

Santiago, Jonas Francisco Y; Heiba, Sherif I; Jana, Suman; Mirzaitehrane, Majid; Dede, Fuat; Abdel-Dayem, Hussein M (2002. ) Transient ischemic stunning of the myocardium in stress thallium-201 gated SPET myocardial perfusion imaging: segmental analysis of myocardial perfusion, wall motion and wall thickening changes.European journal of nuclear medicine and molecular imaging, , 29 (8 ) ,979-83 More Information

Santiago, Jonas F.; Jana, Suman; Gilbert, Holly M.; Salem, Shahenda; Bellman, Paul Curtis; Hsu, Ricky K.S.; Naddaf, Sleiman; Abdel-Dayem, Hussein M. (1999. ) Role of Fluorine-18-Fluorodeoxyglucose in the Work-up of Febrile AIDS Patients. Experience with Dual Head Coincidence Imaging.Clinical positron imaging : official journal of the Institute for Clinical P.E.T, , 2 (6 ) ,301-309 More Information

Gulzar, Z; Jana, S; Young, I; Bukberg, P; Yen, V; Naddaf, S; Abdel-Dayem, H M Neck and whole-body scanning with 5-mCi dose of (123)I as diagnostic tracer in patients with well-differentiated thyroid cancer. Endocrine practice : official journal of the American College of Endocrinology and the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists, , 7 (4 ) ,244-9

el-Zeftawy, H; Heiba, S I; Jana, S; Rosen, G; Salem, S; Santiago, J F; Abdel-Dayem, H M (2001. ) Role of repeated F-18 fluorodeoxyglucose imaging in management of patients with bone and soft tissue sarcoma.Cancer biotherapy & radiopharmaceuticals, , 16 (1 ) ,37-46 More Information

Bal, C; Padhy, A K; Jana, S; Pant, G S; Basu, A K (1996. ) Prospective randomized clinical trial to evaluate the optimal dose of 131 I for remnant ablation in patients with differentiated thyroid carcinoma.Cancer, , 77 (12 ) ,2574-80 More Information

Santiago, J F; Jana, S; El-Zeftawy, H; Naddaf, S; Abdel-Dayem, H M (1999. ) Increased F-18 fluorodeoxyglucose thyroidal uptake in Graves' disease.Clinical nuclear medicine, , 24 (9 ) ,714-5 More Information

Jana, S; Abdel-Dayem, H M; Young, I (1999. ) Nuclear medicine and thyroid cancer.European journal of nuclear medicine, , 26 (12 ) ,1528-32 More Information