Introduction

The Department of Radiodiagnosis at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences was started in the year 1956 under the leadership of Dr N.G. Gadedkar.

Following eminent professors had headed the department so far

S. No.

Name

Period

1.

Dr. N. G. Gadedkar

22/09/1956 to 31/12/1966

2.

Dr. P. K. Halder

01/01/1967 to 11/03/1970

3.

Dr. Sneh Bhargava

12/03/1970 to 02/03/1985

4.

Dr. R. K. Goulatia

03/03/1985 to 29/08/1987

5.

Dr. Manorama Berry

30/08/1987 to 30/04/2001

6.

Dr. Sima Mukhopadhyay

01/05/2001 to 31/10/2005

7.

Dr. Sushma Vashisht

01/11/2005 to 29/02/2008

Currently, Prof. Arun Kumar Gupta is the Head of the department since 01-03-2008.

The Department of Radiodiagnosis has outstanding diagnostic, interventional and research facilities. These facilities are available at the Department of Radiodiagnosis in the Main hospital and at Radiodiagnosis sections at the Dr B.R Ambedkar Institute Rotary Cancer hospital, Dr Rajendra Prasad Centre for ophthalmology, and at  Jai Prakash Narayan Apex trauma Centre. The department runs post-graduate programme ( MD) and B.Sc (Hons.) MTR (medical technology in radiography) course in radiography.