Omar Barakat, MD

Omar Barakat, MD


Dr. Omar Barakat is a board certified, Interventional Radiologist and Vein Specialist with an expertise in minimally invasive procedures. He is a Diplomat of the American Board of Radiology and the National Board of Physicians and Surgeons. Dr. Barakat is both certified in Vascular and Interventional Radiology, as well as Diagnostic Radiology. He is a member of the Society of Interventional Radiology, American College of Radiology, and the Radiological Society of North America. Dr. Barakat has been involved in Radiology research over the last 10 years and has co-authored several articles on Interventional Oncology, especially regarding loco regional therapies for primary and secondary malignancies involving the liver. He has also been featured in publications such as the Fundamentals of Diagnostic Radiology, highlighting his work on the Venous System and Non-Vascular Intervention. Dr. Barakat is a Clinical Assistant Professor of Radiology and Imaging Science at Indiana University School of Medicine Northwest.

Office Locations

Vein and Laser Institute
8230 Calumet Ave
Munster, IN 46321

Vein and Laser Institute
3907 N Calumet Ave
Valparaiso, IN 46383

Vein and Laser Institute
11035 Broadway, Suite A
Crown Point, IN 46307


  • Undergraduate – Loyola University, Chicago IL
  • Medical – George’s University School of Medicine
  • Residency – Diagnostic Radiology: The University of Connecticut Health Center
  • Fellowship – Vascular & Interventional Radiology: Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology/Washington University School of Medicine

Board Certification

  • Vascular & Interventional Radiology, Diagnostic Radiology – American Board of Radiology

Areas of Specialty

  • Interventional Oncology
  • Dialysis Management
  • Endovascular Treatment
  • Varicose Veins
  • Pain Management
  • Interventional Radiology
  • Spine Interventions
  • General Interventional Treatments
  • Gastro –Intestinal
  • Vein Treatments

Specialty Procedures

Academic Appointment