Radiology Personnel

Sadaf Bhutta, M.D.

Associate Professor
Pediatric Radiology Fellowship Director
Pediatric Radiology


Dr. Bhutta is a pediatric radiologist at Seattle Children’s and a UW associate professor of radiology. In addition to general pediatric radiology, her areas of expertise are in congenital cardiac imaging and pediatric interventional radiology Her main areas of research are cardiac MRI and CT scans for a variety of congenital heart diseases, as well as ways to reduce radiation in patients undergoing CT scans. She has given numerous lectures as invited faculty at national and international meetings regarding cardiac imaging. She is also a founding member of the Society of Pediatric Interventional Radiology and has long-standing interest in minimally invasive procedures for children.

Dr. Bhutta earned her bachelor’s degree from King Edward Medical College in Pakistan and trained in diagnostic radiology and pediatric radiology at University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences. After nearly 10 years as a faculty member at UAMS, she recently moved to the Northwest and joined UW and Seattle Children’s. She is board certified in diagnostic radiology and pediatric radiology by the American Board of Radiology.

Recent Publications

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Computed tomography angiography in children with cardiovascular disease: Low dose techniques and image quality
Greenberg S., Bhutta S., Braswell L., Chan F.
International Journal of Cardiovascular Imaging. 2012 Jan:163-170

Evaluation and management of central venous access complications
Bhutta S., Culp W.
Techniques in Vascular and Interventional Radiology. 2011 Dec:217-224

Management of complicated hemangiomas with vincristine/vinblastine: Quantitative response to therapy using MRI
Glade R., Vinson K., Becton D., Bhutta S., Buckmiller L.
International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology. 2010 Nov:1221-1225

A neonate with left pulmonary artery thrombosis and left lung hypoplasia: A case report
Elhassan N., Sproles C., Sachdeva R., Bhutta S., Szabo J.
Journal of Medical Case Reports. 2010 Aug:284

Imaging findings in 512 children following all-terrain vehicle injuries
Shah C., Ramakrishnaiah R., Bhutta S., Parnell-Beasley D., Greenberg B.
Pediatric Radiology. 2009 Jul:677-684

Establishment of a Simple and Inexpensive Remote Radiology Conference
Shah C., Deloney L., Donepudi C., Bhutta S., James C.
Journal of the American College of Radiology. 2009 Jan:884-885

A dual contrast injection technique for multidetector computed tomography angiography of Fontan procedures
Greenberg S., Bhutta S.
International Journal of Cardiovascular Imaging. 2008 Dec:345-348

Tricuspid valve magnetic resonance imaging phase contrast velocity-encoded flow quantification for follow up of tetralogy of Fallot
Greenberg S., Shah C., Bhutta S.
International Journal of Cardiovascular Imaging. 2008 Jun:861-865

Pictorial essay: The utility of multi-detector computed tomography angiography post-repair of truncus arteriosus
Greenberg S., Shah C., Bhutta S.
Indian Journal of Radiology and Imaging. 2008 May:119-123

Gadolinium-enhanced magnetic resonance angiography in neonates and infants suspected of caval or aortic thrombosis
Greenberg S., Bhutta S., Buchmann R.
Pediatric Radiology. 2004 Dec:948-951