Vaishali Lafita M.D. | Our Radiologists


Vaishali Lafita M.D.

Musculoskeletal Radiology

5 / 5.0 - 17 reviews

Dr. Vaishali Lafita is a board-certified diagnostic and musculoskeletal radiologist. She received her medical degree from the University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine and completed her surgical internship at Loyola University Medical Center followed by her diagnostic radiology residency. She then completed a musculoskeletal radiology fellowship at the University of Wisconsin at Madison. 

Dr. Lafita has been practicing for over 11 years. She is experienced in reading high-end sports medicine MRI's for professional team athletes including Chicago Bulls and Chicago Bears, as well as Big Ten College student-athletes. She is currently a radiologist at Captain James A. Lovell Federal Health Care Center and a reading radiologist for DocPanel. Her interests include hip, shoulder and knee joints, cartilage imaging, and MSK interventions.

  • 15+ Years of Experience
  • 1 Certificates

    University of Wisconsin Health System Fellowship

    Loyola University Medical Center Residency

    Loyola University Medical Center Internship

    Roy J and Lucille A Carver College of Medicine Medical School


    American Board of Radiology


    MRI, CT, X-Ray, Ultrasound