Sumit Pruthi, M.B.B.S.

Sumit Pruthi, M.B.B.S.

Associate Professor of Radiology and Radiological Sciences

Clinical Interest

Sumit Pruthi, MBBS, earned his medical degree from Grant Medical College in Mumbai, India and completed a residency in Radiology at L.T.M. General Hospital in Sion, India. He completed a fellowship in Neuroradiology at University of Washington Medical Center and a fellowship in Pediatric Radiology at Seattle Children’s Hospital and Regional Medical Center.

Dr. Pruthi joined the Vanderbilt faculty in 2010 as Assistant Professor after practicing at Seattle’s Children’s Hospital for three years. He was appointed Associate Professor of Radiology & Pediatrics in 2015. He is currently chief of Pediatric Neuroradiology, fellowship director at Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt, and holds a secondary appointment in Pediatrics.

In 2018, Dr. Pruthi launched the Vanderbilt University Medical Center (VUMC) 3D Printing Center, which provides services to all VUMC departments, both pediatric and adult cases.

He is a member of the Radiologic Society of North America, Society for Pediatric Radiology, American College of Radiology, American Roentgen Ray Society, Tennessee radiological Society and Indian Radiological & Imaging Association.

Section: Pediatric Radiology

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