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Austin Ryan Pantel, MD

Austin Ryan Pantel, MD Physician

Assistant Professor of Radiology at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania

Dr. Pantel is employed by Penn Medicine.

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Clinical Specialties


  • Radiology

Programs & Centers:

Board Certification:

  • Nuclear Medicine, 2017
  • Radiology, 2017

Clinical Expertise:

  • Angiography
  • Bone Scan
  • CT Scan (Computed Tomography)
  • Diagnostic Imaging
  • Diagnostic Test
  • MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging)
  • Nuclear Imaging
  • PET Scan (Positron Emission Tomography)
  • Radioiodine Therapy

Practice Locations and Appointments

  • Penn Radiology HUP

    Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania 1st Floor, Dulles Building 3400 Spruce Street Philadelphia, PA 19104 800-789-7366 (PENN)

    A facility of the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna US Healthcare
  • Amerihealth Caritas
  • Amerihealth Caritas Medicare
  • Cigna
  • Cigna HealthSpring
  • Clover Health Plan
  • CVS Health
  • Devon Health Services (Americare)
  • eLAP Services
  • Gateway Health Plan
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • HealthAmerica / HealthAssurance, a Coventry Plan
  • HealthPartners
  • HealthPartners Medicare
  • HealthSmart
  • Highmark Blue Shield
  • Homestead Smart Health Plans
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana / Choicecare
  • Independence Blue Cross (Keystone East)
  • Intergroup
  • Keystone First
  • Keystone First Medicare
  • Multiplan
  • NJ Amerihealth
  • NJ Medicaid
  • NJ Medicare
  • NJ Qualcare
  • Oxford Health Plan
  • PA Health and Wellness (Centene) Medicare
  • PA Medicaid
  • PA Medicare
  • Preferred Care
  • Preferred Health Care/LGH
  • Provider Partners Health Plan
  • Rail Road Medicare / Palmetto GBA
  • Remedy Partners at Penn Medicine
  • Tricare
  • United Healthcare
  • UnitedHealthcare Community Plan
  • US Family Health Plan
  • Veterans Choice Program
  • Vibra Health Plan

Education and Training

Medical School: New York University School of Medicine
Residency: Pennsylvania Hospital
Residency: Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Fellowship: Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania


American Association for Cancer Research, National American College of Nuclear Medicine, National American College of Radiology, National American Medical Association, National Association of University Radiologists, National Pennsylvania Radiologic Society, Local Philadelphia Roentgen Ray Society, Local Radiological Society of North America, International Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging, International World Molecular Imaging Society, International

Hospital Affiliation

Dr. Pantel is employed by Penn Medicine.

Hospital Privileges:

  • Chester County Hospital: Has privileges to treat patients in the hospital.
  • Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania: Has privileges to treat patients in the hospital.
  • Penn Presbyterian Medical Center: Has privileges to treat patients in the hospital.
  • Pennsylvania Hospital: Has privileges to treat patients in the hospital.


Selected Publications:

Karp JS, Vishwanath V, Geagan M, Muehllehner G, Pantel A, Parma M, Perkins A, Schmall J, Werner M, Daube-Witherspoon ME.: PennPET Explorer: Design and Preliminary Performance of a Whole-body Imager. Journal of Nuclear Medicine : 2019.

Lee HS, Pantel AR, Zhou R, Mankoff DA.: A PET Glutamate Analogue to Measure Cancer Cell Redox State and Oxidative Stress: Promise and Paradox. Cancer Research : 2019.

Pantel Austin R, Ackerman Daniel, Lee Seung-Cheol, Mankoff David A, Gade Terence P: Imaging Cancer Metabolism: Underlying Biology and Emerging Strategies. Journal of Nuclear Medicine : 2018.

Makvandi Mehran, Pantel Austin, Schwartz Lauren, Schubert Erin, Xu Kuiying, Hsieh Chia-Ju, Hou Catherine, Kim Hyoung, Weng Chi-Chang, Winters Harrison, Doot Robert, Farwell Michael D, Pryma Daniel A, Greenberg Roger A, Mankoff David A, Simpkins Fiona, Mach Robert H, Lin Lilie L: A PET imaging agent for evaluating PARP-1 expression in ovarian cancer. The Journal of Clinical Investigation 128 (5): 2116-2126,2018.

Zhou Rong, Pantel Austin R, Li Shihong, Lieberman Brian P, Ploessl Karl, Choi Hoon, Blankemeyer Eric, Lee Hsiaoju, Kung Hank F, Mach Robert H, Mankoff David A: [F](2,4)4-Fluoroglutamine PET Detects Glutamine Pool Size Changes in Triple-Negative Breast Cancer in Response to Glutaminase Inhibition. Cancer Research 77 (6): 1476-1484,2017.

Pantel Austin R, Mankoff David A: Molecular imaging to guide systemic cancer therapy: Illustrative examples of PET imaging cancer biomarkers. Cancer Letters 387 : 25-31,2017.

Pantel Austin, Teixeira Angela, Haddad Elias, Wood Elizabeth G, Steinman Ralph M, Longhi M Paula: Direct type I IFN but not MDA5/TLR3 activation of dendritic cells is required for maturation and metabolic shift to glycolysis after poly IC stimulation. PLoS Biology 12 (1): e1001759,2014.

Pantel Austin, Cheong Cheolho, Dandamudi Durga, Shrestha Elina, Mehandru Saurabh, Brane Luke, Ruane Darren, Teixeira Angela, Bozzacco Leonia, Steinman Ralph M, Longhi M Paula: A new synthetic TLR4 agonist, GLA, allows dendritic cells targeted with antigen to elicit Th1 T-cell immunity in vivo. European Journal of Immunology 42 (1): 101-9,2012.

Academic Contact Info

Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
3400 Spruce Street
Department of Radiology
1 Silverstein, Ste. 130

Philadelphia, PA 19104
Phone: (914) 799-4922
Patient appointments: 800-789-7366 (PENN)