Dr. Kirsten Ecklund, MD

Dr. Kirsten Ecklund, MD

Pediatric Radiology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 55
Dr. Kirsten Ecklund, MD is a pediatric radiology specialist in Boston, MA and has been practicing for 22 years. She graduated from Case Western Reserve University in 1989 and specializes in pediatric radiology and musculoskeletal radiology.Read her story

300 Longwood Ave

Boston, MA 02115

Contact Information

(617) 355-7226

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Dr. Ecklund's Experience

Dr. Ecklund's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Pediatric Radiology
  • Board certified in Diagnostic Radiology and Pediatric Radiology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Ecklund's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Ecklund "Dr. Kirsten Ecklund received her B.S. from the University of Michigan and her M.D. from Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine. After an internal medicine internship at Boston University Hospital, she completed a residency in diagnostic radiology at the Deaconess Hospital in Boston and a pediatric radiology fellowship at Children's Hospital, Boston where she served as Chief Fellow. She returned to Children's as a staff radiologist in 1997. Her special interests are in pediatric musculoskeletal disorders, and oncologic imaging."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Ecklund "I have been extremely fortunate to be a member of the radiology department at Boston Children's Hospital for more than 20 years. When I arrived as a pediatric radiology fellow in 1994, I immediately knew that this is where I wanted to build my career. In the decades since, I have become focused on imaging musculoskeletal and oncologic disorders affecting children.  Many of these conditions create long-term disabilities and quality of life issues.  By providing the highest quality imaging services to our patients, I am able to help my clinical colleagues design specific and effective treatment. In 2008, I became the Clinical Vice Chair of the radiology department.  This position allows me to impact operational issues geared toward improving the overall effectiveness of the department and, ultimately, the patient experience."
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2  Specialties

  • Pediatric Radiology
  • Musculoskeletal Radiology

2  Board Certifications

  • Diagnostic Radiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Radiology*
  • Pediatric Radiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Radiology*

2  Conditions Treated

  • Benign Bone and Soft Tissue Tumors
  • Lymphoma

3  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • University Of Michigan
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1985
  • Case Western Reserve University
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • University Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • New England Deaconess Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Boston Children's Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1996

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ecklund has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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