Kurosh Safavi, MD

Kurosh Safavi
Ochsner Medical Center 1514 Jefferson Hwy. New Orleans, LA 70121  1-866-OCHSNER
Ochsner Medical Center - West Bank Campus 2500 Belle Chasse Hwy. Gretna, LA 70056  504-392-3131; TDD 504-207-1226

Specialties Offered

Dr. Kurosh Safavi earned his medical degree from Drexel University College of Medicine in 2003.  He completed his residency at Ochsner Foundation in diagnostic radiology in June 2008.  In 2009 he completed his fellowship in cross-sectional imaging (ultrasound and body MRI) at the Mayo clinic in Scottsdale, Arizona.  He joined our Radiology staff that year as Section Head of the Ochsner Westbank campus and also as a member of the ultrasound section at the Ochsner-Jefferson Highway campus.  He is also board certified in diagnostic radiology and is a member of the ACR Committee on Ultrasound-Human Resources.

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  • Medical School: Drexel University College of Medicine
  • Residency: Ochsner Health Systems
  • Fellowship: Mayo Clinic Arizona