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Kirti Kulkarni, MD

Associate Professor of Radiology

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.

Practice Locations

The University of Chicago Medicine
5841 S. Maryland Avenue
Chicago, IL 60637

Duchossois Center for Advanced Medicine
5758 S. Maryland Avenue
Chicago, IL 60637

Year Started Practice


Board Certification


Medical School

Bharati Vidyapeeth's Medical College

Internship and Residency

Lokmanya Tilak Municipal General Hospital, Mumbai, India


University of Chicago Medicine (breast imaging and abdominal imaging)

Additional Graduate Degree

Masters of Science in Bioengineering, University of Illinois, Chicago


American Medical Association
Chicago Radiological Society
Radiological Society of North America

Languages Spoken



Office Phone

(773) 702-2781

Office Fax

(773) 702-1161

Office Postal Address

Kirti Kulkarni, MD
The University of Chicago Medicine
5841 S. Maryland Avenue, MC 2026
Chicago, IL 60637

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Clinical Interests

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Selected Publications

View a partial list of Dr. Kulkarni's publications through the National Library of Medicine's PubMed online database.