The Department of Radio-diagnosis and Imaging started in the year 2000.

The Department imparts training to the undergraduate, post-graduate and PhD students, interns in Radiology as well as nursing students, physiotherapy students and dental students affiliated to the University.

  • In 2002, Post-graduate training was started.
  • In 2016, fellowship in MSK commenced.
  • In 2018, Fellowship in Breast Imaging was started.
  • In 2016, 1 year X-ray technician training was initiated.
  • In 2016, 6 months CT & MRI technician training was instituted.
  • In 2012, the number of seats has increased from 2 MD and 2 DMRD in first batch to 10 MD and 2 DMRD.


The Department of Radio diagnosis and Imaging at Dr. D. Y. Patil Medical College envisages to employ contemporary diagnostic and interventional radiology techniques and practices and reach the national health Goal of ‘Health for all by 2020’. The Department also pledges itself to be an integral part of the implementation of all the National Health Policies and Programmes with special emphasis on ‘Save the Girl Child’ movement.


The Department imparts up-to-date theoretical and practical knowledge, skills to undergraduate and postgraduate students of all disciplines, in-house technicians, undergraduate and postgraduate students of dentistry and other para-medical branches. It aims at insuring timely, rational and affordable modem healthcare at primary to tertiary levels to the public in need.