Payam Massaband

Bio:   Payam Massaband received his Bachelors degree in Neuroscience at UCLA in 1998 and MD degree at USC in 2002. Dr. Massaband has been a staff radiologist at the VA Palo Alto since graduating from Radiology residency and fellowship at Stanford in 2010. Dr. Massaband concentrated on imaging of the cardiovascular and musculoskeletal organ systems in fellowship. In the acting chief role since 2012, he has concentrated on clinical excellence, process improvement and residency education.

Imaging Clinic (Radiology)

Professional Education

  • Fellowship: Stanford Hospital and Clinics (2010) CA
  • Residency: Stanford Hospital and Clinics (2009) CA
  • Residency: Stanford Hospital and Clinics (2004) CA
  • Internship: Stanford Hospital and Clinics (2003) CA
  • Board Certification: Diagnostic Radiology, American Board of Radiology (2009)
  • Medical Education: USC Keck School of Medicine (2002) CA

Honors & Awards

  • Junior Faculty Teacher of the Year, Stanford University Department of Radiology (June 2013)

Administrative Appointments

  • Acting Chief of Radiology, VA Palo Alto Health Care System (2012 - Present)