Vikram Rao, MD

Musculoskeletal Imaging


  • Medical School, University of Missouri, Kansas City, Missouri


  • Diagnostic Radiology, Northwestern University-Feinberg School of Medicine in Chicago, Illinois


  • Musculoskeletal Imaging, Northwestern University – Feinberg School of Medicine in Chicago, Illinois

Board Certifications & Licenses

  • American Board of Radiology
  • He holds medical licenses in the states of Missouri, Illinois, and Kansas


  • American College of Radiology
  • American Roentgen Ray Society
  • Radiological Society of North America
  • Society of Skeletal Radiology
  • Missouri State Medical Association


Dr. Rao has been with WCRG since 2007. His expertise is in sports medicine serving as a consulting radiologist for the St. Louis Cardinals MLB team (2013 – present), Chicago Bears NFL team (2004-2007), NCAA Division 1 Northwestern University Wildcats (2004-2007), and many local collegiate and high school athletes. His special interests include arthritis imaging, oncologic imaging, and emergency radiology.