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Search Program Faculty/Research

Kedar Chintapalli, M.D.



Dr. Kedar Chintapalli is the Director of Abdominal Imaging and Professor of Radiology [Clinical]. He is also the Director for Body MRI and Body Imaging and Intervention fellowships. He supervises six faculty radiologists, three clinical fellows and several radiology residents. 

Abdominal Imaging is a major part of the residency training with nine residents on the service each month. He is also indirectly supervise the technologists, nurses and schedulers at UHS, MARC and RBG. 

His areas of special interest include Radiation Reduction in Imaging, Transplant Imaging, new MR Sequences and non vascular interventions. 

Selected Publications

OJILI V, Tirumani SH, Gunabushanam G, Nagar A, Surabhi VR, Chintapalli KN, Ryan J. Abdominal hemangiomas: A pictorial Review of unusual, atypical, and rare types. Can Assoc Radiol J 2013 Feb;64(1):18-27. 

OJILI V, Tirumani SH, Chintapalli KN, Gunabushanam G. Non-invasive diagnosis of abdomino-pelvic masses: Role of multimodality imaging. J Clin Imaging Sci 2013 Jan;3:6-6. 

SUNNAPWAR AG, Katre RS, Prasad SR, Chintapalli KN, Philips S. Spectrum of multidetector computed tomography/magnetic resonance imaging findings in intrahepatic vascular shunts: Classification, Characterization, and Management Current Problems in Diagnostic Radiology 2012 Sep;41(5):189-197. 

Lalwani N, Patel S, Ha KY, Shanbhogue AK, Nagar AM, Chintapalli KN, Prasad SR. Miscellaneous tumour-like lesions of the ovary: cross-sectional imaging review. Br J Radiol 2012 Jan;. 

Lalwani N, Bhargava P, Chintapalli KN, Shanbhogue A, Nagar AM, Prasad SR. Current Update on Primary and Secondary Sclerosing Cholangitis. Curr Probl Diagn Radiol 2011 Nov;40(6):248-261. 

Chintapalli K, Shanbhogue AK, Ojili V, Katabathina V,. Minimizing Radiation Dose in CT Guided Procedures: What Every Radiologist should be aware of. American Journal of Roentgenology 2011 Apr;. 

SUNNAPWAR AG, Sandrasegaran K, Menias CO, Lockhart M, Chintapalli KN, Prasad SR. Taxonomy and imaging spectrum of small bowel obstruction after roux-en-Y gastric bypass surgery Am J Roentgenol 2010 Jan;194(1):120-128.



M.D., Radiology, Guntur Medical College, Guntur, A.P. India



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