Rushikesh Ashok Naik

Dr. Rushikesh Ashok Naik Consultant Diagnostic Radiology

Years of Experience : 20

Nationality : India

Languages Known : English, Hindi, Marathi, Malayalam

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Dr. Rushikesh Ashok Naik is a Specialist Radiologist at Burjeel Hospital, Abu Dhabi. He completed his MBBS from B.J. Medical College, University of Pune, and post-graduation in Radiodiagnosis at Pushpagiri Institute of Medical Sciences and Research Centre, Tiruvalla, Kerala, India. He earned his Diplomate of National Board (DNB) from the National Board of Examinations, New Delhi, India, in 2009 with a Gold Medal. He further obtained European Diploma in Radiology, Vienna (EDiR) in 2018 and earned his position as a Fellow in the Royal College of Radiologists, London (FRCR) in 2019. He has served as Assistant Professor at Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences and Research Centre, Kochi, and at Bharati Vidyapeeth Medical College, Pune, where he was actively involved in undergraduate teaching and postgraduate training programs. Before moving to UAE, he worked as Consultant Radiologist in Pune at Naik Clinic, Megavison Diagnostics, and Omega and PDS Scans – Poona Hospital. With over 14 years of experience in general radiology, he has published several case reports and research papers to his credit. He is also actively involved in exam training courses in UAE and India. His areas of expertise include:

  • Gastrointestinal and Genitourinary imaging
  • Transplant and Intraoperative imaging
  • Musculoskeletal imaging
  • Coronary CT angiography (SCCT Certified)

Awards & Achievements

  • Prestigious Arcot Gajraj Gold Medal for securing First Rank at All India level – DNB Radiodiagnosis June 2009
  • Best Radiologist Award, Burjeel Hospital – 2019
  • Patient experience scout for excellent patient experience, Burjeel Hospital – 2019

Research & Publications

  • Obstructed hemivagina and ipsilateral renal anomaly (OHVIRA) syndrome: A case report. Journal of paediatric surgery case reports.
  • Mycoplasma pneumoniae induced rash and mucositis: A rare extrapulmonary manifestation of Mycoplasma pneumoniae infection. Glob J Infect Dis Clin Res 9(1): 012-015
  • Case study of Emphysematous Cholecystitis. European Journal of Pharmaceutical and Medical Research. Ejpmr,2016,3(6),378-380
  • Case Report of Primary Omental Torsion. Med J DY Patil Univ 2015;8:534-536
  • Case Report – Neurofibromatosis 2. Med J DY Patil Univ 2015;8:649-652
  • Role of Oral Gadolinium as a Negative Contrast Medium in Magnetic Resonance Cholangiopancreatography. Int J Health Sci Res. 2015;5(10):65-72
  • Case Report - Amoeboma with Liver Abscess. National Journal of Medical and Dental Research, Oct.-Dec. 2014: Volume-3, Issue-1, Page 65-67
  • MR imaging of Carcinoma Cervix. Indian J Radiol Imaging 2013;23:247-252
  • Case presented as Quiz of the week in Radiology Education Foundation. Quiz Archive – Vol. 9, Neuro case No. 3


  • Coronary CT Angiography Interpretation for Intermediate and Advanced Users, Society of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography (SCCT) – 2019 and 2023


  • Indian Radiological and Imaging Association (IRIA)
  • Royal College of Radiologists, London (RCR)
  • European Society of Radiology (ESR)
  • Indian Association of Cardiac Imaging (IACI)
  • Indian College of Radiology and Imaging (ICRI)
  • National Academy of Medical Sciences, New Delhi (MNAMS)