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Nihal Gooneratne MD, Radiologist

Nihal Gooneratne MD

Radiologist | Diagnostic Radiology

4440 W 95th St Oak Lawn IL, 60453

About

Dr. Nihal Gooneratne is a radiologist practicing in Oak Lawn, IL. Dr. Gooneratne specializes in diagnosing and treating injuries and diseases using medical imaging techniques such as X-Rays, magnetic resonance imaging and computed tomography exams. These techniques offer accurate visibility to the inside of the patients body and help to detect otherwise hidden illnesses so that they can be treated quickly and efficiently.

Education and Training

Univ Of Colombo- Fac Of Med- Colombo- Sri Lanka 1965

University of Colombo Faculty of Medicine 1963

Board Certification

Nuclear MedicineAmerican Board of Nuclear MedicineABNM

RadiologyAmerican Board of RadiologyABR- Nuclear Radiology

Provider Details

MaleEnglish

Residency

  • Northwestern Mem Hosp, Nuclear Medicine; Cook County Hosp, Radiology; Cook County Hosp, Flexible Or Transitional Year  
  • Abbott-Northwestern Hospital Program   

Nihal Gooneratne MD's Practice location

Practice At 4440 W 95th St

4440 W 95th St -
Oak Lawn, IL 60453
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New patients: 708-648-5520
Fax: 410-614-7285

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