Pediatric RadiologyLeonard E. Swischuk, MD - Director

The 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.