Girish Gandikota, MBBS, FRCR, RMSK

Adjunct Clinical Professor, Radiology
Adjunct Clinical Professor, Rheumatology
Division of Musculoskeletal Radiology
Michigan Medicine
1500 E. Medical Center Dr, TC2910
Ann Arbor, MI 48109

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Dr. Gandikota is an Associate Professor of Radiology at the University of Michigan specializing in Musculoskeletal Radiology.

He received his M.B. B.S from Stanley medical college, Chennai India, and did his postgraduate training in the UK. Dr. Girish obtained board certifications in surgery (FRCS) and Radiology (FRCR) in the UK. He had the opportunity to do a fellowship in Musculoskeletal Radiology at the McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada. Following fellowship, he joined the University of Michigan as a lecturer. He has been promoted successfully to associate professor and has received American Board of Radiology (ABR) certification. He also obtained ultrasound RMSK certification from ARDMS.

He is also the director of Domino Farms radiology. He is the Vice-Chair of the Assessment Oversight Team (AOT) RMSK-ARDMS appointed for the musculoskeletal physician examination. 

Areas of Interest

Research interests include MSK ultrasound, sports medicine and arthritis.  He is a co-investigator on a NIH RO1 grant on arthritis. As an associate director of the residency program, he has an interest in teaching and discovering more effective teaching techniques in a digital environment.



Medical School

  • Stanley Medical College, 1993


  • Sheffield Training Scheme, Clinical Radiology, 2003


  • Musculoskeletal Radiology, McMaster University, Ontario, 2004

Board Certification

  • Diagnostic Radiology