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Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology Reputation

Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology at Washington University School of Medicine serves as the eye of medicine, helping to guide the consulting physician in the discovery, treatment, and, ultimately, the healing of disease.


Unparalleled patient care

Patient Care

Experience counts.

You expect to receive top quality care from experienced physicians at your health care center. You should have the same expectations from your diagnostic imaging facility.

Imaging specialists at Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology at Washington University School of Medicine have been delivering the highest quality imaging care since 1931 — more than eight decades.

Our expert radiologists, working with skilled nurses and technologists, perform and interpret nearly one million examinations and procedures each year. Combine this experience and expertise with our productive research and training programs, and it all adds up to a top-notch radiology facility for the accurate diagnosis and treatment of disease.

Our patients come to us from across the United States and around the world. Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology's standing as a radiology leader, coupled with the reputations for excellence of Barnes-Jewish Hospital and Washington University School of Medicine, assures patients, their families, and referring physicians of quality radiology and nuclear medicine services with a compassionate, human touch.   

DVT: A common, yet often misdiagnosed, condition

Ann-Marie Stagoski DVT MisdiagnosisAnn-Marie Stagoski was misdiagnosed more than once before coming to the imaging specialists at Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology. Months of frustration and debilitating pain caused by deep vein thrombosis (DVT) were ended when interventional radiologist Suresh Vedantham, MD, successfully treated a large blood clot in her leg.


Understanding cancer metabolism

Joseph IppolitoA new metabolic pathway in cancer cells that is activated by stress correlates with poor outcomes in multiple cancers, says clinical radiologist and researcher Joseph E. Ippolito, MD, PhD. Using his unique blend of expertise in biology, chemistry, and imaging, Ippolito's advancements in cancer metabolism at the bench can be quickly taken to the clinical setting for therapeutic purposes.