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Michal Kulon, MD

Nuclear Medicine, Radiology & Biomedical Imaging


Michael Kulon, MD, specializes in nuclear medicine, radiology, and biomedical imaging. Nuclear medicine entails using small amounts of radioactive substances to diagnose and treat diseases.

“Radiology, and specifically nuclear radiology, is an interesting combination of anatomy, physiology, pathology, chemistry, and technology,” Dr. Kulon says. “Nuclear radiology offers unique diagnostic and therapeutic procedures that facilitate patient care. I enjoy the opportunity to positively impact patients' clinical course through diagnostic tests and through therapies.”

Dr. Kulon interprets a variety nuclear medicine scans, including PET-CT scans for oncologic staging; whole body bone scans; PET-CT and SPECT-CT brain scans for seizure localization and evaluation of Alzheimer’s disease; radioactive iodine (RAI)/1-131 for thyroid cancer; ventilation/perfusion (V/Q) scans; and radioisotope renography.

His research interests include informatics, natural language processing, and machine vision.


  • Assistant Professor of Radiology & Biomedical Imaging
  • Program Director, Nuclear Radiology Fellowship, Nuclear Radiology

Education & Training

  • Resident
    University of Virginia (2015)
  • Chief Resident
    Columbia University / NYP Hospital (2011)
  • MD
    Poznan University of Medical Sciences (2006)
  • BEngSci
    University of Pennsylvania, Bioengineering (2001)

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Polski (Polish)

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