Rakesh Navuluri, MD

Vascular and Interventional Radiology | More

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

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Rakesh Navuluri, MD, 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 high-intensity focused ultrasound ablation. He is the director of the vascular and interventional radiology fellowship and residency program. He also serves as the education chief for the Section of Vascular and Interventional Radiology.

Areas of Expertise

Medical Education

  • Boston University School of Medicine


  • Beaumont Hospital


  • Detroit Medical Center


  • University of Chicago Medicine

Memberships & Medical Societies

  • Radiological Society of North America
  • American College of Radiology
  • Society of Interventional Radiology
  • 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
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At a Glance

Practicing Since2008

Board Certifications

  • Diagnostic Radiology
  • Vascular and Interventional Radiology

Languages Spoken

  • English

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