Srikar Adhikari, MD, MS

Srikar Adhikari, MD, MS, RDMS

Associate Professor
Section Chief, Emergency Ultrasound
Director, Emergency Ultrasound Fellowship


1609 N. Warren Ave.
FOB 102D
(520) 626-9604
(520) 626-2480

Dr. Adhikari completed Emergency Medicine residency training at Cook County Hospital. He subsequently completed a fellowship in Emergency Ultrasound at Medical College of Georgia. He served as Emergency Ultrasound Director at the University of Nebraska for four years. He is currently chief of the Emergency Ultrasound section and Fellowship Director at the University of Arizona. He authored several manuscripts and book chapters in Emergency Ultrasound, and lectured at national and international venues. He has also served on several national committees related to point-of-care ultrasound.


MD: 1998, St. Mary's Health Center
2001, Cook County Hospital, Chicago, IL
2006, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA

Selected Recent Publications

Amini R, Wyman MT, Hernandez NC, Guisto JA, Adhikari S. "Use of Emergency Ultrasound in Arizona Community Emergency Departments." J Ultrasound Med. 2017.
Hoyer R, Adhikari S, Amini R. "Ultrasound transducer disinfection in emergency medicine practice." Antimicrob Resist Infect Control. 2016;5:12.
Amini R, Stolz LAnn, Breshears E, et al. "Assessment of ultrasound-guided procedures in preclinical years." Intern Emerg Med. 2016.


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