Pediatric Radiology faculty
Leonard E. Swischuk, MD
Alvin Camacho, MD
Pediatric Radiology section
has assumed a leadership role in ultrasound
of the acute abdomen, neonatal medicine, emergency radiology, fractures
and the C-spine.
14 of the Pediatric Fellows trained at UTMB
have gone on to be directors of their own programs. Residents receive a
solid foundation in Pediatric Radiology so that it allows them to
practice modern, efficient pediatric radiology in a general group.
The Section is very active academically with 5
standard textbooks published over the years. Pediatric Radiology
generates 4 - 6 peer reviewed papers per year. The section is an active
academic entity with equal emphasis on cutting edge investigation and
teaching practical pediatric radiology to residents.
Pediatric Radiology section provides a
well-rounded, hands-on experience with all imaging modalities and is in
the forefront of academia.
Pediatric Abdominal Emergencies - ASER October 2013 Boston (PDF)
RSNA 2011 Refesher Course
UTMB's Department of Radiology is accredited by the American College of
Radiology in: Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI), Computed Tomography
(CT), Nuclear Medicine, and Ultrasound. It is also recognized as a
Center of Excellence for Breast Imaging.