Radiologist Kirti Kulkarni, MD, specializes in breast and abdominal imaging. Dr. Kulkarni provides comprehensive screening, diagnostic and interventional procedures for breast health. Additionally, she offers diagnostic imaging and interventional services for patients with abdominal and pelvic disorders.

In her research studies, Dr. Kulkarni investigates dynamic contrast-enhanced imaging for detecting early breast cancer lesions and for measuring results of chemotherapy and surgery in breast cancer patients. She also explores this type of advanced imaging to better evaluate the extent of prostate cancer in patents.

A dedicated educator to medical students, residents and fellows, Dr. Kulkani recently won two awards for teaching excellence at the University of Chicago Medicine.


Areas of Expertise


Bharati Vidyapeeth's Medical College

Additional Education

  • Internship: Lokmanya Tilak Municipal General Hospital
  • Residency: Lokmanya Tilak Municipal General Hospital
  • Fellowship: University of Chicago Medicine
  • Additional Graduate Degree(s): MS, University of Illinois at Chicago

Memberships & Medical Societies

  • American Medical Association
  • Chicago Radiological Society
  • Radiological Society of North America
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna PPO
  • BCBS Blue Precision HMO
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • CountyCare
  • Coventry Health Plan PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Illinicare
  • Medicare
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Choice / Choice Plus
  • United Options (PPO)
  • United Select (HMO & EPO)
  • United W500 Emergent Wrap
To Request an Appointment

Duchossois Center for Advanced Medicine (DCAM) - Hyde Park

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At a Glance

Practicing Since2006

Board Certifications

  • Radiology

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Marathi