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Gary Israel, MD

Professor of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging; Chief, Body Imaging Section; Chief, Body Computed Tomography (CT)

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Gary Israel, MD

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Mailing Address

  • Radiology & Biomedical Imaging

    PO Box 208042, Tompkin's East 2

    New Haven, CT, 06520-8042

    United States



Gary Israel, MD, Professor and Chief of Computed Tomography, comes to Yale from NYU Medical Center. Dr. Israel earned his medical degree at New York Medical College, and completed a residency and fellowship in diagnostic radiology at Montefore Medical Center and New York University Medical Center, respectively.

Dr. Israel’s expertise is abdominal imaging with a particular focus on genitourinary imaging (GU), using both CT and MRI. He has particular interest in the CT and MR evaluation of renal masses and CT and MR urography, which can replace the IV pyelogram (IVP). He also has expertise in GI radiology including CT colonography (also known as a ‘virtual’ colonoscopy) as well as 3D post-processing techniques.

Education & Training

  • MD
    New York Medical College (1994)
  • Fellow
    New York University
  • Resident
    Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY
  • Intern
    Lenox Hill Hospital, New York, NY
  • Board Certification
    AB of Radiology, Diagnostic Radiology (1999)

Honors & Recognition

AwardAwarding OrganizationDate
Connecticut Magazine Top Docs 2016Connecticut Magazine2016
Connecticut Magazine Top Docs 2015Connecticut Magazine2015

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