Michael W. Vannier, MD

Professor of Radiology

Dr. Michael Vannier is an expert in diagnostic radiology, specializing in gastrointestinal imaging.

Dr. Vannier's research interests include medical imaging modalities, visualization, and image processing. His research has been funded by the National Institutes of Health. In addition, he holds six U.S. patents, including one for gastrointestinal tract unraveling and two for computer-based upper extremity evaluation.

He has authored numerous book chapters and more than 200 articles in peer-reviewed journals. Dr. Vannier serves on the editorial boards of several medical journals including the International Journal of Computer Aided Radiology and Surgery and the American Journal of Orthopaedics.

Dr. Vannier is a member of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)/U.S. Space Foundation Hall of Fame.

Practice Location

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

Year Started Practice


Board Certification

Diagnostic Radiology

Medical School

University of Kentucky, Lexington


Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology, St. Louis, MO


American Association for the Advancement of Science
American College of Radiology
American Institute of Medical and Biological Engineering
American Medical Association
American Roentgen Ray Society
Association for Computing Machinery
Association of University Radiologists
International Society for Optical Engineering
Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
Radiological Society of North America
Society of Nuclear Medicine

Language Spoken


Office Phone

(773) 702-3220

Office Fax

(773) 702-2523

Office Postal Address

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

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Selected Publications

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