Phillip Kuo, MD, PhD, FACR

Professor, Medical Imaging
Professor, Biomedical Engineering
Professor, Medicine
Member of the Graduate Faculty

Phillip Kuo, MD, PhD, FACR

Academic / Professional Bio: 

Phillip H. Kuo MD, PhD, received his undergraduate degree from Harvard University in Chemistry in 1994. He continued his pursuit of higher education at the University of Virginia where he earned a Masters of Science in Molecular Physiology and Biological Physics in 1998, PhD in Molecular Physiology and Biological Physics in 1999 and MD in 2000. Dr. Kuo completed an Internal Medicine Residency at UCLA Medical Center and then went on to Yale New Haven Hospital where he completed a Fellowship in Nuclear Medicine. He was an Assistant Clinical Professor for the Department of Diagnostic Radiology at Yale University School of Medicine through 2008. In this time he also completed a residency in Diagnostic Radiology at Yale New Haven Hospital. Dr. Kuo has 4 board certifications in Radiology, Nuclear Medicine, Internal Medicine, and Nuclear Cardiology. 

Research Interests: 

Contrast agents, Molecular Imaging, PET, Nuclear Medicine, MR Imaging, Cancer, Neurology, Nephrogenic Systemic Fibrosis

MD: University of Virginia, 2000
PhD: University of Virginia, 1999
Honors and Awards: 
Fellow, American College of Radiology, 2022
University of California, Los Angeles, Internal Medicine, 2003
Yale New Haven Hospital, Diagnostic Radiology, 2008
Yale New Haven Hospital, Nuclear Medicine, 2004
Board Certifications: 
American Board of Radiology
American Board of Nuclear Medicine
American Board of Internal Medicine
Certification Board of Nuclear Cardiology