Benjamin Elstrott, M.D.


New Orleans, LA


College: BA, Chemistry, Whitman College

Graduate School: Masters in Clinical Research, OHSU

Medical School: Oregon Health & Science University

Internship: Virginia Mason Medical Center, Seattle, WA

Professional Interests

Currently undecided on which radiology fellowship. My early interests include neuroradiology and nuclear medicine.


Cycling, hiking/camping, fly fishing/fly tying, bird watching, landscape photography, spikeball, golf, and brewing beer.

Benjamin Elstrott, MD

My Favorite Things to Do in the Denver Area

All the above hobbies + finding new and interesting restaurants.

Honors and Awards

OSLER TL1 award funded by NIH/NCATS for 2020-2021 academic year


Arastu AH*, Elstrott BK*, Martens KL, et al. Analysis of Adverse Events and Intravenous Iron Infusion Formulations in Adults With and Without Prior Infusion Reactions. JAMA Netw Open. 2022;5(3):e224488. doi:10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2022.4488

Elstrott B, Khan L, Olson S, et al. ""The role of iron repletion in adult iron deficiency anemia and other diseases."" Eur J Haematol. 2020 Mar;104(3):153-161.

Elstrott BK, Lakshmanan HHS, Melrose AR, et al. Platelet reactivity and platelet count in women with iron deficiency treated with intravenous iron. Res Pract Thromb Haemost. 2022 Mar 23;6(2):e12692. doi: 10.1002/rth2.12692.

Elstrott B, Elstrott S, Kozlov A. Parasagittal Meningioma. RSNA Case Collection. February 2022.

Thawani R, Kartika T, Elstrott B, et al. Association of PD-L1 expression, tumor mutational burden and immunotherapy with venous thrombosis in patients with solid organ malignancies. Thromb Res. 2022 Sep;217:12-14. doi: 10.1016/j.thromres.2022.06.012.

McMurry H, Sabile JMG, Elstrott B, et al. Clinical predictors for thrombus progression in cirrhotic patients with untreated splanchnic vein thrombosis. Thromb Res. 2022 Aug;216:1-7. doi: 10.1016/j.thromres.2022.05.012.

Oakes M, Arastu A, Kato C, Somers J, Holly HD, Elstrott BK, Dy GW, Kohs TCL, Patel RR, McCarty OJT, DeLoughery TG, Milano C, Raghunathan V, Shatzel JJ. Erythrocytosis and thromboembolic events in transgender individuals receiving gender-affirming testosterone. Thromb Res. 2021 Sep 20;207:96-98. doi: 10.1016/j.thromres.2021.09.005

What Did You Do Before Getting Into Medicine (Radiology)?

Before medical school I worked for 3 years in environmental and industrial chemistry at a pulp mill in Oregon. While considering future careers, I met and shadowed a radiologist during this time and found my calling!

Benjamin Elstrott hiking

Department of Radiology

CU Anschutz

Leprino Building

12401 East 17th Avenue

Aurora, CO 80045


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