Gary Israel, MD

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

Departments & Organizations

Radiology & Biomedical Imaging: Body Imaging: Computed Tomography; Gastrointestinal & Genitourinary Imaging

Gynecologic Oncology Program

Inflammatory Bowel Disease Program

Liver Cancer Program

Pancreatic Diseases Program


Specialty Programs: Uroradiology

Yale Cancer Center: Gynecologic Oncology Program | Liver Cancer Program | Prostate & Urologic Cancers Program

Yale Medicine

Office of Cooperative Research


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

  • Connecticut Magazine Top Docs 2016Connecticut Magazine (2016)

  • Connecticut Magazine Top Docs 2015Connecticut Magazine (2015)

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Contact Info

Gary Israel, MD
Patient Care Location
Yale Diagnostic RadiologyYale New Haven Hospital
20 York Street, Ste South Pavilion - 2nd Floor

New Haven, CT 06510
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Mailing Address
Radiology & Biomedical ImagingPO Box 208042
Tompkin's East 2

New Haven, CT 06520-8042