Kathleen Gundry, MD

Associate Professor



Breast Imaging, Grady Memorial Hospital

1365 Clifton Road NE
Suite C1104

Atlanta, GA 30322

Phone: (404) 778-4446

Dr. Gundry is the director of Breast Imaging at Grady Memorial Hospital. She educates residents and fellows daily on all aspects of breast imaging and image-guided breast procedures. Additionally, she leads the Grady Hospital Mammography Task Force and serves on the Grady Hospital Cancer Committee, the Radiological Society of North America technical exhibits committee, and the Academic committees within Grady Hospital, the ACR and the RSNA.

  • M.D. Medical School, University of Arizona College of Medicine, Tucson, AZ.
  • Surgical Residency Program, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA.
  • Nuclear Medicine Residency Program, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA
  • Radiology Residency Program, University of Maryland Medical System, Baltimore, MD.
  • Breast Imaging Fellowship, Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO.           

Dr. Gundry is interested in breast imaging patient and resident education. She has lectured throughout the Southeast and has created patient education material. She has an interest in providing quality care to underserved populations and was the first radiologist to participate in the American College of Pathology cervical and breast cancer screening program for the Native American population in Rosebud, South Dakota. She is currently developing a radioactive seed localization program at Grady Memorial Hospital.

Gundry KR, Berg WA. “Treatment Issues and Core Needle Breast Biopsy: Clinical Context”.  AJR, 1998;171:41-49.

Gundry KR.  “The Application of Breast MRI in Staging and Screening for Breast Cancer”. Oncology, 2005;19:159-169.

Gundry KR, Newell MS, Roberson SF, Wilson C. “Long-term Stability of Marker Clips Placed at Stereotactic Core Biopsy of the Breast”  Abstract. Radiology Supplement 2005.

Getty DJ, D’Orsi CJ, Pickett RM, Newell MS, Gundry KR, Roberson SF, Bates SM. “ Improved Accuracy of lesion Detection in Breast Cancer Screening with Stereoscopic Digital Mammography” Abstract. Radiology Supplement 2007.

Bowman E, Oprea G, Okoli J, Gundry KR, Rizzo M, Gabram-Mendola S, Manne U, Smith G, Pambuccian S, Bumpers HL.  “Pseudoangiomatous stromal hyperplasia (PASH) of the Breast: A series of 24 Patients”  The Breast Journal, 2012; 18:242-7. 

Habtes, I,  Friedman D, Raskind-Hood C, Adams K,  Becker ER, D'Orsi CJ, Birdsong G, Gundry KR, O'Regan R, Gabram SG.  “Determining the Impact of the United States Mammography Screening Guidelines on Patient Survival in a Predominantly African-American Population Treated in a Public Hospital During 2008”  Cancer.  2012 Aug 1. E-published ahead of print

D’Orsi CJ, Getty DJ, Pickett RM, Sechopoulos I, Newell MS, Gundry KR, Bates, S, Nishikawa, RM, Sickles EA, Karellas A, D’Orsi EL “Stereoscopic Digital Mammography: Improved Specificity and Reduced Rate of Recall in a Prospective Clinical Trial," Radiology, 2013; 266:1 81-88.