Dr. Ritu Agarwal has more than 10 years of experience in various radiological modalities with special interest in cross section imaging (64/128 slice MDCT and 3.0 T/1.5 T MRI). She is ECFMG certified which is the US licensing body for Foreign Medical Graduates. Dr. RituAgarwal is the only Radiologist with two dedicated US fellowships (Neuroradiology and Cardiovascular Imaging) in Rajasthan/ Northern India, and is also a Level III certified cardiac radiologist from Society of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance, USA.She has been extensively trained in Neuroradiology at The George Washington University, Washington DC, USA for one year (July 2011-June2012).
She underwent another one year dedicated Cardiovascular imaging fellowship (Cardiac CT and cardiac MRI) at Cleveland Clinic, Ohio-USA(July 2019-June 2020). Cleveland Clinic Imaging institute is one of the world’s best hospitals in cardiology, being No. 1 in USA consistently from the last 25 years. She is now Level III certified in Cardiac CT as detailed by the ACCF / AHA COCATS guidelines for training in Advanced Cardiovascular CT and / or ACR (American College of Radiology) CT Practice guidelines and Level III certified in Cardiac MRI as detailed in JCMR 2000, 2:233-4 and updated in JCMR 2007;9:3-4. These are the most advanced training standards in Cardiac Imaging available (per international standards). She has published several research papers in reputed national and international journals and has attended several conferences in the United States and in India.
Education & Experience
MBBS (J.L.N Medical College &Hospital, Ajmer, India)
Post graduate in Radiology (T.N. Medial College &Nair Hospital, Mumbai, India)
Senior Residency Radiology (S.M.S Medical College &Hospital, Jaipur, India)
Neuroradiology fellowship (George Washington University, Washington DC, USA)
Cardiovascular Imaging fellowship (Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland Ohio, USA)
Presently working as Senior Consultant Cardiac Imaging- Eternal Heart Care Center
Senior Consultant Radiologist- S.M.S Hospital, Jaipur, India (2019-2020)
Senior Consultant Radiologist- Jaipuria EHCC Hospital, Jaipur, India (2017-2019)
Consultant Radiologist- S.M.S Soni Group of Hospitals, Jaipur, India (2 years experience)
Consultant Radiologist - Camberwell Diagnostic Center, Jaipur, India (3 years experience)
Consultant Radiologist- Kalpana Diagnostic Center, Udaipur India (1 year experience)
MDCT (64 slice/124 slice)
MRI (3.0 T/1.5T)
Cardiac CTs including MDCT coronary angiography, CT Adult / Pediatric Cardiac Angiography for Congenital Heart Diseases, Aortograms (Gated and non-Gated studies), TAVI imaging, Pulmonary angiograms, Pulmonary veins study, etc
Cardiac MRIs including Adult Cardiac MRI and Pediatric Cardiac MRI, Cardiac MRI in valvular heart diseases, Cardiac Imaging for Tumors and masses of heart, pericardial diseases, etc
Awards & Honours
Secured second position in DMRD in TNMC and Nair Hospital, Mumbai
University topper in all MBBS exams and recipient of Gold Medal for Highest Marks in JLN Medical College in Final MBBS, Second MBBS and First MBBS
Distinction in Anatomy, Pathology, Pharmacology, Microbiology, Forensic Medicine, Ophthalmology and Pediatrics.
Merit Holder at State Level in Senior Secondary Examination, Rajasthan Board and in Secondary Examination, Rajasthan Board