Ankur Vaghani, MD

Ankur Vaghani, MD graduated Phi Beta Kappa from University of Illinois at Chicago where he majored in Biological Sciences.  Having been admitted into the school’s Guaranteed Professional Program Admission (GPPA) BS/MD Program from high school, he then went on to the medical school where he received his Medical Degree.  Dr. Vaghani completed his residency training at Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center where he served as Chief Resident.  He completed an additional year of fellowship training in Neuroradiology at Northwestern Memorial Hospital.

Dr. Vaghani is widely published in peer-reviewed journals and has made numerous presentations at scientific conferences.  He also holds two patents for neurological stem cell therapies.

Dr. Vaghani is highly skilled within the many facets of radiology and has a special interest in stroke imaging, neurovascular imaging, spine imaging/interventions, and neurooncology. 

Dr. Vaghani is a Diplomat of the American Board of Radiology.  He is active in numerous professional societies including the Radiology Society of North America, American College of Radiology, American Roentgen Ray Society, American Society of Neuroradiology, Illinois Radiological Society, and the Chicago Radiology Society.

Dr. Vaghani is originally from the northern Illinois area, enjoys travel, sports, movies and time with his family.