Corey Chakarun, MD, a board-certified radiologist, completed radiology residency and fellowship in musculoskeletal imaging at University of Southern California (USC). At USC, he was appointed Chief Resident and was named Fellow of the Year.
Dr. Chakarun has published scientific papers, abstracts, and educational exhibits as leading author, and presented the findings before international audiences at American Roentgen Ray Society (ARRS) and the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA). He takes an active role in teaching residents at Long Beach Memorial, presenting imaging findings at oncology conferences and is a team member of the Lung Nodule Center at the MemorialCare Todd Cancer Institute.
His special interests include radiofrequency thermocoagulation of bone tumors, imaging-guided joint injections, imaging-guided biopsies, and imaging of musculoskeletal disorders and sports-related injuries.