• Co-lead, Guided Therapeutics, Techna Institute
  • Senior Scientist, Toronto General Research Institute (TGRI)
  • Cancer Clinical Research Unit (CCRU), Princess Margaret Cancer
  • Centre Affiliate Scientist, Toronto Western Research Institute (TWRI)

Walter Kucharczyk, MD, FRCPC

Dr. Kucharczyk’s research interests include the design and development of a magnetic resonance imaging system for image guidance of minimally invasive methods of diagnosis and treatment. The development of magnetic resonance thermography for real-time image monitoring of thermal coagulation of human cancers. Correlation of MRI monitored thermal lesions with histology and patient outcome. Assessment of tissue perfusion after thermal therapy using MRI and US contrast agents.