Dr. Salvador Borges-Neto

Salvador Borges-Neto, M.D.,

  • Professor of Radiology
  • Professor of Medicine
  • Division of Cardiology
  • Nuclear Medicine
Address Duke University Medical Pavilion
10 Medical Circle Room 1W19
DUMC Box 3949

Durham, NC 27710
Telephone 919-684-7857
Fax 919-385-1312
  • MD, Fluminense Federal University (Brazil), 1981
  • Cardiology, Antonio Pedro University Hospital (Brazil), 1982-1983
  • Cardiology (Research), Brigham and Women's Hospital, 1984-1985
  • Nuclear Cardiology, Baylor College of Medicine, 1986
  • Nuclear Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, 1992-1993
National Roles
  • Fellow, American Heart Association-Council on Cardiovascular Radiology
  • Fellow, American College of Nuclear Physicians
  • Fellow, American College of Cardiology
  • Fellow, American Society of Nuclear Cardiology
  • Past-President, Cardiovascular Council, The Society of Nuclear Medicine
  • Past-President, South Eastern Chapter, The Society of Nuclear Medicine
  • Past-Chairman, Guidelines for First Pass RNA, American Society of Nuclear Cardiology
  • Honorary Member, The Academy of Medicine, RJ-Brazil
Clinical Interests
  • Nuclear cardiology and cardiovascular imaging
  • Cardiac PET/CT
  • General Nuclear Medicine
  • PET/CT in Oncology
  • Treatment Guide of Tumors with Unsealed Radioactive Sources
Research Interests
  • The role of Cardiac Imaging in Predicting Outcomes and Guiding Therapy
  • Diagnostic and Prognostic Utility of Cardiovascular Nuclear Medicine in Ischemic Heart Disease
  • Pharmacological Stress Test and GSPECT Imaging for Diagnosis and Prognosis of Patients with Ischemic Heart Disease
  • Evaluation of LV Dyssychrony by GSPECT Imaging
  • Quantification of Myocardial Blood Flow, Coronary Flow Reserve and Myocardial Perfusion By Gated Cardiac PET/CT Imaging
  • Evaluation of Outcomes in Patients with Treatment Guide Radioactive Sources in Oncology