Rushikesh Naik

Dr. Rushikesh Naik Consultant Diagnostic Radiology


Years of Experience : 20

Nationality : India

Languages Known : English, Hindi, Marathi, Malayalam

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Biography

Dr. Rushikesh Ashok Naik is a Consultant Radiologist at Burjeel Hospital in Abu Dhabi, UAE. He has an extensive educational background and professional experience in radiology, with a career spanning over 15 years. Dr. Naik completed his MBBS at B.J. Medical College, University of Pune, and his post-graduation in Radiodiagnosis at the Pushpagiri Institute of Medical Sciences and Research Centre in Tiruvalla, Kerala. He was awarded the Diplomate of National Board (DNB) from the National Board of Examinations, New Delhi, in 2009, achieving a Gold Medal for his excellence.

Further enhancing his credentials, Dr. Naik earned the European Diploma in Radiology (EDiR) in Vienna in 2018 and became a Fellow of the Royal College of Radiologists (FRCR) in London in 2019. His academic roles included serving as an Assistant Professor at Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences and Research Centre in Kochi and at Bharati Vidyapeeth Medical College in Pune. In these positions, he contributed significantly to undergraduate education and postgraduate training programs.

Prior to his current role in the UAE, Dr. Naik worked as a Consultant Radiologist in Pune, where he was affiliated with various reputed Hospital. He has authored numerous case reports and research papers and is actively involved in exam training courses in both the UAE and India.

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. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.epsc.2023.102662
  • Evaluating the socioeconomic impact of mammography and ultrasound in palpable breast lesions and their potential application as a screening tool in a limited resource country. International Journal of Life Sciences, Biotechnology and Pharma Research Vol.13,No.4,April 2024
  • 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. www.refindia.net Quiz Archive – Vol. 9, Neuro case No. 3
  • Case presented as Quiz of the week in Radiology Education Foundation. www.refindia.net Quiz Archive – Vol. 9, Neuro case No. 3

Education & Training

  • Coronary CT Angiography Interpretation for Intermediate and Advanced Users, Society of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography (SCCT) – 2019 and 2023.
  • MSK MRI Mini Fellowship for Large Joints – 2017.

Expertise

  • Gastrointestinal and Genitourinary imaging
  • Transplant and Intraoperative imaging
  • Musculoskeletal imaging
  • Coronary CT angiography (certified by the Society of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography, SCCT)

Certification

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

Membership

  • 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)

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