SPECIAL Consultant in Nuclear Medicine / Diagnostic Radiology, and Clinical Pathology
Dr. Robert L. Kagan, M.D.
Dr. Kagan is a nationally known medical imaging expert and speaker. He is also a clinical pathology specialist, with over 50 years of experience in the field. Dr. Kagan has consistently introduced cutting edge medical technology to Florida physicians and their patients for the past 4 decades. He is Board Certified in both Pathology & Nuclear Medicine. Dr. Kagan graduated from the Georgetown University School of Medicine.
He has served as Former Chairman of the Board of Nuclear Medicine Resource Committee of the College of American Pathologists, and was Past President of the Florida Association of Nuclear Physicians.
In 1984, Dr. Kagan proudly opened the first FDA-approved free-standing MRI in Florida. In the 1990s, he provided the first outpatient installation of research-grade high field MRI scanners.
Now, continuing that tradition, he brings to South Florida’s physicians and patients the modern generations that are state-of-the art: advanced 3.0 High Field MRI, highly sensitive PET, and low-dose radiation CT Technology.
He has an immense appreciation for cardiac calcium scoring (CAC), and Dr. Kagan was the first to discover that certain plant-based lipids formulations had the potential to impede the progression and possibly reverse coronary arterial calcium (CAC).