Patient Care

Sahar Semaan, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor
Division of Diagnostic Radiology

Program Director, Residency in Medical Imaging
Chief of Section, Musculoskeletal Imaging, LAU Medical Center-Rizk Hospital

Dr. Sahar Semaan is Clinical Assistant Professor at the LAU Gilbert and Rose-Marie Chagoury School of Medicine and a practicing radiologist in the Division of Diagnostic Radiology at the LAU Medical Center-Rizk Hospital, with expertise that includes:

Dr. Semaan completed her M.D. at the American University of Beirut in Lebanon in 2011, then pursued a five-year residency in Radiology at the American University of Beirut Medical Center between 2011 and 2016. Subsequently she pursued two fellowships in Oncologic Imaging and Musculoskeletal Radiology at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai Hospital in New York, where she acquired a distinctive expertise in the areas of specialized imaging techniques and skills.

Dr. Semaan has published several peer-reviewed publications in reputable scientific journals, as well as several book chapters. She is also heavily involved in academic teaching of both residents and medical students.

Selected Publications

View Dr. Semaan’s publications on PubMed.

Professional and Research Interests

Education and Training


Abdominal MRI, Prostate MRI, Musculoskeletal imaging, Ultrasound-guided steroid/PRP injection, MR Arthrogram, CT Arthrogram, MR Enterography