Dr Aravinda Mounachari
MD, DNB, FRCR, FIR, FNR, FAR. FRANZCR
Dr Mounachari joined Geraldton Radiology in September 2011 after being accepted as a suitable candidate by the RANZCR, AMC, SRAC, and AHPRA. He has also gained fellowship to the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Radiologists (RANZCR).
Graduating from the JJM Medical College, Kuvempa University, India in 2000 with an MBBS, Dr Mounachari obtained his MD in Radiodiagnosis at Kasturba Medical College, India as well as his DNB in 2005. He successfully completed his FRCR in 2008. From 2005 until 2008 Dr Mounachari was the Consultant Radiologist in Charge at Dr Shaji’s Diagnostic Centre, Calicut, India.
From 2008 Dr Mounachari lived in the USA acquiring post graduate Fellowships. He completed his Fellowship in Neuroradiology at the George Washington University Medical Centre in June 2009. He then moved to New York where he gained his Fellowships in Body Imaging and Vascular and Interventional Radiology at the Montefiore Medical Centre in 2010-11.
Apart from vast experience in reporting plain and fluoroscopic examinations: all areas of ultrasound including O&G, MSK and Vascular imaging, Dr Mounachari has also specialised in planning and reporting and is experienced in interpreting PET imaging of the brain and whole body.
With a Fellowship in Vascular and Interventional Radiology, Dr Mounachari has independently performed many high end interventional procedures including embolization, haemodialysis catheter placements, PICC line and CVC placement, Nephrostomies, stenting, liver biopsies, Vertebroplasties, Kyphoplasties and Epidural Steroid injections as well as Tier A interventions such as Facet and Joint Injections, MSK injections and Nerve Root Blocks.