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Department of Radiology

The Department of Radiology at UNC offers a wide variety of diagnostic radiology examinations and interventional procedures, each providing state-of-the-art technology. Our team of internationally recognized radiologists and expert technologists provides the best service possible with the latest advances available within the field.

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Welcome to the Department of Radiology at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. I am pleased that you are looking through our site and hope that the information is helpful to you. If you wish to have any additional information, please feel free to contact us directly.

 

At UNC Radiology, we seek to provide excellent and compassionate state-of-the-art care to our patients, equip medical students with basic imaging knowledge, train future academic and private practice radiologists, and engage in cutting edge basic and clinical research.

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Maureen Kohi, MD, FSIR, FCIRSE, FAHA

Maureen P. Kohi, MD, FSIR, FCIRSE, FAHA
Chair
UNC Department of Radiology

Our Mission

The Mission of our Department is to:

  • Provide excellent and compassionate care to our patients
  • Equip medical students with basic imaging knowledge
  • Train future academic and private practice Radiologists
  • Engage in basic and clinical research

We pursue the four elements of our mission in an inclusive, equitable environment believing that a diverse group leads to better outcomes for all.

The Department provides a wide array of diagnostic imaging tests ranging from conventional X-Ray to multi-detector CT (MDCT), 3 T MRI/S and PET. A variety of image-guided treatment choices, such as RF ablation of liver tumors, uterine fibroid embolization, kyphoplasty and occlusion of intracranial aneurysms are also available. We have a group of dynamic, dedicated faculty and staff who have made our Department one of the best in the country. Thank you again for your interest in our Department and enjoy your visit.

 

IN THE NEWS

2 weeks ago

Yap Leads NIMH Computational Diffusion MRI Innovation to Chart Dynamic Structural Changes During Early Brain Development

The Department of Radiology would like to recognize Associate Professor of Radiology and BRIC Image Analysis Core Director Pew-Thian Yap, PhD, as P.I. of a National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) grant awarded R01 funding ($2.085M) in July 2021, entitled, “Computational Diffusion MRI for Studying Early Human Brain Development.” Over five years, this project aims …

3 weeks ago

UNC Radiology BRIC & Translational Expertise Key to NIDDK Study of Novel PET/NIRF for Surgically Managing Hyperparathyroidism

UNC Department of Radiology is pleased to recognize Associate Professor of Radiology Zhanhong Wu, PhD, as co-MPI of a National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK) study awarded four-year R01 funding ($2M) in September 2021. Along with UNC Professor of Surgical Oncology and co-MPI Lawrence Kim, MD,  Wu will jointly oversee a …

3 weeks ago

UNC Radiology Imaging Study Expertise Key to UNC Multi-Disciplinary NIH P01 Start-Up of Endometriosis Research Center

  The Department of Radiology would like to recognize Associate Professor of Radiology Jorge Oldan, MD, and Assistant Professor of Radiology Kristen Olinger, MD, for serving on a UNC School of Medicine (SOM) multi-institutional, multi-disciplinary team awarded NIH P01 funding ($7M) in September 2021 to establish an Endometriosis Research Center supported by clinical investigators from …

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