Rakesh Navuluri, MD

UChicago Faculty Physicians

Rakesh Navuluri, MD

Associate Professor of Radiology Director, Interventional Radiology Residency
Director, Interventional Radiology Clinic

Rakesh Navuluri, MD, FSIR, specializes in vascular and interventional radiology. Guided by imaging technology and using tiny, specialized instruments, Dr. Navuluri performs diagnosis and treatment procedures related to blood vessel disorders, cancer, women's health, men's health, venous access and other conditions.

Dr. Navuluri's research interests include include arteriovenous fistulas, neo-kidney augment, HIFU, and histotripsy. He is the director of the interventional radiology residency program. He also serves as the education chief for the Section of Vascular and Interventional Radiology.

Areas of Expertise

Board Certifications

  • Diagnostic Radiology
  • Vascular and Interventional Radiology

Memberships & Medical Societies

  • Radiological Society of North America
  • Society of Interventional Radiology

Practicing Since

  • 2008

Languages Spoken

  • English

Medical Education

  • Boston University School of Medicine

Internship

  • Beaumont Hospital

Residency

  • Detroit Medical Center

Fellowship

  • University of Chicago Medicine

News & Research

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  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna PPO
  • BCBS Blue Precision HMO (specialists only)
  • BCBS HMO (HMOI) (specialists only)
  • BCBS PPO
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • CountyCare *see insurance page
  • Aetna Better Health *see insurance page
  • Medicare
  • Multiplan PPO
  • PHCS PPO
  • United Choice Plus POS/PPO
  • United Options (PPO)
  • United Select (HMO & EPO) (specialists only)
  • United W500 Emergent Wrap
  • Aetna Medicare Advantage HMO & PPO
  • BCBS Medicare Advantage HMO & PPO
  • Humana Medicare Advantage Choice PPO
  • Humana Medicare Advantage Gold Choice PFFS
  • Humana Medicare Advantage Gold Plus HMO
  • United Choice HMO (specialists only)
  • University of Chicago Health Plan (UCHP)

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