Clinician/Partner Blog

Anjum Shariff

Welcome Anjum Shariff, MD FACR to the United Imaging Consultants Team!

United Imaging Consultants is pleased to welcome Anjum Shariff, MD FACR to our team of radiologists.  Dr. Shariff received his Medical Doctor degree from the University of Missouri – Kansas City.  His radiology residency was at Wayne State University-Detroit Medical Center, and he completed a Digital Imaging Fellowship at the Medical College of Wisconsin. Dr. Shariff is recognized as a Fellow of the American College of Radiology, and is a past president of the Missouri Radiological Society and Greater St. Louis Society of Radiologists.

Strategtic Radiology

UIC Joins the Strategic Radiology Coalition

United Imaging Consultants has joined Strategic Radiology, a national coalition of 23 independent radiology groups comprised of over 1,100 physicians. “United Imaging Consultants is focused on delivering the best possible radiology care to our patients and clinical partners, and we believe that ownership by physicians working in the practice is the best way to accomplish this critical goal,” said Michael Parsa, MD, UIC’s President. “We look forward to participating in Strategic Radiology’s programs to improve quality and efficiency, and to working with like-minded groups to enhance our respective strategic positions.” The coalition’s goal is to achieve higher quality patient care…

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UIC Achieves Perfect Score on Medicare MIPS Program

United Imaging Consultants, Kansas City’s leading radiology group practice, is proud to announce receipt of a perfect 100/100 score from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) for 2017 performance in the Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS) program.  The MIPS program measures quality and practice improvement activities by physicians and group practices. In the quality arena, the MIPS program measures factors such as appropriate follow up imaging recommendations for incidental findings of lung nodules, thyroid nodules, and abdominal lesions, as well using protocols to prevent of central venous catheter-related bloodstream infections.  CMS also recognized the fact that UIC radiologists…

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Ricki Shah

Ricki Shah, MD Joins the UIC Team

United Imaging Consultants is pleased to welcome Ricki Shah, MD to our team.  Dr. Shah received his MD degree from the University of Missouri-Kansas City, completed residency at Loyola University Medical Center in Chicago, and a musculoskeletal radiology fellowship at the University of Iowa.