Interventional Radiology Specialist at KLE Hospital - Dr. Navin M Mulimani

Dr. Navin M Mulimani

Head of Department and Chief Consultant


Interventional Radiology


Kannada, Hindi, English, Marathi

Dr.Navin Mulimani M.D (Radiodiagnosis), D.M (Neuroradiology & Interventional NeuroRadiology) is dedicated physician and endovascular surgeon. He is currently the Chief Consultant and Head of Department of Interventional Radiology at KLES Dr.Prabhakar Kore Hospital & MRC, Belagavi.

He did his MD (Radiodiagnosis) from Kasturba Medical College, Manipal & on completion continued to work as Assistant Professor is the same institute for about 2 Years. Later he completed superspeciality course of D.M (Neuroimaging & Interventional Neuroradiology) from Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education & Research (PGIMER), Chandigarh. Before joining KLES Dr.Prabhakar Kore Hospital & MRC, Belagavi, he worked as an Assistant Professor in Department of Neuroradiology & Interventional Radiology at Sri Ramachandra Medical College, Ramachandra University, Chennai for period of 2 ½ Years and also had short Neurointerventional Skill Enhancement training at Hospital Neurological , Lyon, France.He joined KLE Hospital in 2016 and continues to provide service in the field of Interventional Radiology

His expertise include

  • Minimally invasive endovascular management of Intracranial Aneurysms (balloon and stent assisted coiling and Flow Diverter placement)
  • Arteriovenous malformations of Brain & Spinal cord
  • Carotid & intracranial stenting
  • Mechanical Thrombectomy for Acute Ischemic stroke Management
  • Aortic stenting for large Aortic aneurysm & dissections
  • Oncointerventional procedures like RFA/ microwave, chemo & radio embolization of hepatic , renal and GI tumors
  • Embolization of pseudo aneurysms and acute trauma stabilisation procedures
  • Endovascular management of peripheral vascular diseases by angioplasty & stenting, Directional & rotational atherectomy
  • Endovenous Laser ablations/ venaseal of varicose veins & incompetent perforators.
  • CT & USG guided procedures ( FNAC/ Biopsy / Drainages).

DM Interventional Radiology & Fellowship in Interventional Radiology (FVIR) courses run in the Department.

Dr.Navin Mulimani is available for consultation between 9am to 5pm at KLES Dr.Prabhakar Kore Hospital & Medical Research Center & on call 24×7 for emergency cases.

  • Neurovascular and Stroke Interventions
  • Peripheral vascular Interventions
  • Oncointerventions and ablative therapies for oncological diseases
  • Aortic interventions
  • Hepatobiliary Interventions
  • Endovenous laser ablation / Vena seal for varicose veins treatment

  • Letter of Appreciation- Govt of Karnataka for highest number of patients treated in Interventional Radiology under Ayushman Bharat – Arogya Karnataka Scheme in 2022.
  • Best paper and research awards at various International & National Conferences.

Paper Published

  • Wolfram Syndrome – Clinical and diagnostic details. Indian Journal of Clinical Biochemistry, 2009. Vol 24, Issue 4, 436-438
  • Ependymoma misdiagnosed as tuberculous, misguided by overemphasis on MR spectroscopy in endemic areas. Acta Neurochirugica (Wien) 2013 Oct;155(10):1969-71
  • Endovascular treatment of ruptured proximal PICA aneurysms: A single-center 5-years experience. Neurology India May-June 2014; Vol –62 (3):269-275
  • Endovascular Management in a Case of Recurrent Bleed Following Transurethral Resection of the Prostate. The Arab Journal of Interventional Radiology Jan-June 2018; Vol – 2 (1):33 – 35
  • Delayed severe bleeding following partial nephrectomy managed with selective embolization: A Case report. Journal of Nephrology & Urology 2019; Vol – 31(1):1 – 3
  • Computerized tomography assessment of calvarial wall thickness in different gender and age in neurosurgical practice – A single centre study. Indian Journal of Neurosciences April – June 2019;Vol – 5(2):73 – 77
  • Role of selective intralesional embolization in vascular conditions of the nose and paranasal sinuses. International Journal of Otorhinolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery September – October 2019;Vol – 5(5):1225 – 1258
  • APLA Syndrome with Elephantiasis Nostra Verrucosa: A Complication of Chronic Lymphedema. Journal of KLESH lifeline August 2019;Vol – 37: 37 – 40
  • Acute Pancreatitis with Rare Complications. Journal of KLESH lifeline Jan –June 2019; Vol – 36(1):38-40
  • Sonographic evaluation of causes of bleeding per vagina in pregnancy. European Journal of Molecular & Clinical Medicine 2022; Volume 9(2):1116-1130
  • Selective and super-selective angioembolisation for intractable haematuria of prostatic origin. African Urology Journal 2023;03(1):39-43
  • Comparison of the outcome & efficacy of single layer versus dual layer mesh stent among carotid stenosis patients attending a tertiary care setting – A Prospective Observational study.Journal of Clinical Interventional Radiology Dec 2022; 7(3)


  • Life Member of IRIA
  • Life Member of ISNR ( Executive Member 2022-2023 )
  • Life Member of ISVIR
  • Life Member of STNI
  • Life Member and Member in good standing of WFITN
  • Life Member of IMA