Dr. Kayleen Jahangir specializes in Breast Imaging at Consulting Radiologists, Ltd. She is fellowship trained in breast imaging, recipient of the 2015 Radiological Society of North America Cum Laude Award and appreciates the opportunity to work with other physicians and patients during difficult and uncertain times.
Dr. Jahangir completed her internship at NorthShore University Health System in Evanston, IL, residency in Diagnostic Radiology at the University of Chicago Medicine, and fellowship in breast imaging at Northwestern University in Chicago, IL.
Prior to pursuing her medical degree and specialty in radiology Dr. Jahangir earned her undergrad in Biomedical Engineering and worked as a mechanical engineer at Smiths Medical in St. Paul, MN.
Dr. Jahangir is originally from Duluth, MN and when not working she enjoys spending time with family, cooking and reading.
Dr. Jillian Karow joined Consulting Radiologists, Ltd., specializing in breast imaging. Dr. Karow is originally from Spring Lake Park, MN, and moved to Chicago, IL, where she earned her medical degree and completed her residency in Diagnostic Radiology at the University of Illinois-Chicago. She completed her fellowship in breast imaging at the University of Wisconsin-Madison in Madison, WI.
When asked what she likes most about her job Dr. Karow replied, “I am truly happy with the choice I made to pursue a career in Diagnostic Radiology and, in particular, Women’s Imaging. It is an honor to meet each patient as each person has a unique story to tell. I also enjoy working as part of a multidisciplinary team to ensure the best care for our patients.”
Dr. Karow enjoys spending time outdoors with her husband and three daughters when not at work. She likes to try new food and attempting to cook new dishes. She also enjoys painting and crafts.
Dr. Deborah Longley is a Board Certified radiologist with over 20 years of dedicated women’s imaging experience in the Twin Cities metro area.
After earning her medical degree from Albany Medical College in Albany, NY Dr. Longley moved to Pittsburgh, PA where she completed her internship and then her residency in Diagnostic Imaging at University Health Center of Pittsburgh. She then traveled to Minneapolis, MN where she completed her fellowship in Body Imaging at University of Minnesota Hospital and Clinics.
When asked what she likes most about her job, Dr. Longley replied, “I enjoy many aspects of being a diagnostic radiologist and in particular women’s imaging. It’s rewarding to play a role in the early detection of breast cancer through reading screening mammograms and I find it fulfilling to be part of the team approach to diagnosis, staging and treating breast cancer.“
Outside of work, Dr. Longley enjoys outdoor activities such as paddle boarding and bird watching in warmer weather. She is passionate about traveling and enjoys learning about different cultures.
Dr. Trudi Parker joined Consulting Radiologists, Ltd. (CRL) as a Breast Imager and Diagnostic Radiologist in May 2008. She received an undergraduate degree and medical degree from the University of Minnesota in Minneapolis. She completed an internship in Internal Medicine at the Naval Medical Center in San Diego, where she also completed her residency in Diagnostic Radiology.When asked what she likes most about her job, Dr. Parker replied, “Knowing that I can make a difference, whether to reassure an anxious patient and make them feel better or to diagnose and help a patient get the treatment they need.” When not working, Dr. Parker can be found running around with her two sons.
Dr. Sara Veldman is the lead for CRL’s breast imaging section, as well as the Medical Director for Piper Breast Center.
Originally from Minnesota, Dr. Veldman earned her medical degree at the University of Minnesota Medical School. She completed her internship at Hennepin County Medical Center and her residency and body and breast imaging fellowship at the University of Minnesota.
Christina, a nurse practitioner since 2001, and valued member of the CRL breast imaging department at the Piper Breast Center. Christina is a certified Clinical Breast Examiner (CBE), a Certified Breast Care Nurse (CBCN), and Certified Nurse Practitioner (APRN, CNP).
When not at work, Christina enjoys spending time with her family, reading, and baking.