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K. Pallav Kolli


Interventional radiologist
Director of Operations, Interventional Radiology

Dr. K. Pallav Kolli is an interventional radiologist, a medical imaging specialist who uses minimally invasive techniques to care for patients with cancer and other disorders.

Kolli's research interests include MRI guidance for interventional procedures, including those to treat cancer and disorders involving blood vessels.

Kolli earned his medical degree from the Feinberg School of Medicine at Northwestern University. At UCSF, he completed a residency in diagnostic radiology, followed by a fellowship in vascular and interventional radiology.

Kolli is a member of the Radiological Society of North America, Society of Interventional Radiology and American Roentgen Ray Society. He is associate chair for quality and safety with the UCSF Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging.

  • Education

    Feinberg School of Medicine, 2006

  • Residencies

    UCSF, Diagnostic Radiology, 2011

  • Fellowships

    UCSF, Vascular and Interventional Radiology, 2012

Where I see patients (3)

    My reviews


    Overall Experience
    67 Ratings
    About our process
    Mar 01, 2023
    Dr. Kolli is superb.
    Nov 14, 2022
    TYPICAL UCSF as far as I have experienced in 2022 and as far as I have heard: docs are great but nuts n' bolts around them is not.
    Sep 21, 2022
    Dr. Kolli is very kind and respectful. He listened patiently and intently to my questions and offered helpful information and guidance.
    Jul 14, 2022
    Very caring and understanding
    May 26, 2022
    Exceptional in explaining my condition reviewed comparison films to visually explain progression my condition discussed treatment intervention options. Clear consider and concise in his explanation and transference if information. Fully explained follow up care procedures and outcomes desired.
    Dec 30, 2021
    My provider was very thorough In their knowledge and understanding of my condition.
    Dec 30, 2021
    Dr Kolli is an excellent and caring physician. He always answers my questions very patiently.I appreciate Dr Kelli's help and expertise during my treatment.
    Jul 20, 2021
    I hoped for a substantive After Visit Summary
    Jul 02, 2021
    I loved how Dr. Kolli followed up with me.
    May 26, 2021
    This provider was wonderful...better than expected. He was so concerned and went over everything so well with me. I was impressed by his knowledge and care.
    May 23, 2021
    Talking to Dr. Kolli is like talking to a good friend. he has my best interests in mind as he walks through the MRI review. I feel at ease and have no problem seeing the wisdom and expertise he offers. THANKS!!
    May 18, 2021
    No follow-up care.