Rakesh Varma IR 


Rakesh K. Varma, M.D., FSIR

Associate Professor, Division of Interventional Radiology
205-975-4850 | Location: H623A

Rakesh K. Varma, M.D. completed his medical school at Seth G S Medical College, Mumbai, India. After completing his residency training at LTMMC & LTM General hospital, Mumbai, India he completed fellowships in Interventional Radiology, Abdominal, and Interventional Radiology, Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology, St Louis, MO.

Dr. Varma served as Lecturer (Faculty) at LTMMC & LTM general hospital, Mumbai, India and Assistant Professor, Chief IR UPMC East, Interventional Radiology Division, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, PA. before joining the faculty in the Interventional Radiology section of the Department of Radiology at UAB. Dr. Varma currently serves on the Standards of Practice Committee- SIR (2017-2019), Early career section- SIR (2018-2020), and is a Journal reviewer- JVIR since 2013. His areas of clinical interest are Portal hypertension, Thoracic duct embolization, Transplant interventions, Trauma, Interventional Oncology, and Palliative interventions.

Contact Information

Administrative Support:
Leema Lutfi
P: (205) 975-4850 | llutfi@uabmc.edu