Radiology Personnel

Francisco Perez, M.D., Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Pediatric Radiology


Clinical Interests:

Pediatric neuroradiology


Board Certification(s)

Diagnostic Radiology
Pediatric Radiology

Medical/Professional School

University of Washington, Seattle
University of Washington, Seattle


Diagnostic Radiology, University of Washington, Seattle


Neuroradiology, University of Washington, Seattle
Pediatric Radiology, Seattle Children’s Hospital, Seattle


Recent Publications

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Pathogenic variants in NUBPL result in failure to assemble the matrix arm of complex I and cause a complex leukoencephalopathy with thalamic involvement
Friederich M., Perez F., Knight K., Van Hove R., Yang S., Saneto R., Van Hove J.
Molecular Genetics and Metabolism. 2020 Jan

Imaging of Nontraumatic Orbital and Neuro-ophthalmological Emergencies
Perez F.
Seminars in Roentgenology. 2019 Jan

Cerebellar heterotopias: Expanding the phenotype of cerebellar dysgenesis in CHARGE syndrome
Wright J., Rutledge J., Doherty D., Perez F.
American Journal of Neuroradiology. 2019 Jan:2154-2160

Lumbar spinal stenosis severity by CT or MRI does not predict response to epidural corticosteroid versus lidocaine injections
Perez F., Quinet S., Jarvik J., Nguyen Q., Aghayev E., Jitjai D., Hwang W., Jarvik E., Nedeljkovic S., Avins A., Schwalb J., Diehn F., Standaert C., Nerenz D., Annaswamy T., Bauer Z., Haynor D., Heagerty P., Friedly J.
American Journal of Neuroradiology. 2019 Jan:908-915

Surveillance magnetic resonance imaging for isolated optic pathway gliomas: is gadolinium necessary?
Maloney E., Stanescu A., Perez F., Iyer R., Otto R., Leary S., Steuten L., Phipps A., Shaw D.
Pediatric Radiology. 2018 Sep:1472-1484

Oxytocin and naltrexone successfully treat hypothalamic obesity in a boy post-craniopharyngioma resection
Hsu E., Miller J., Perez F., Roth C.
Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism. 2018 Feb:370-375

Corticospinal tract atrophy and motor fMRI predict motor preservation after functional cerebral hemispherectomy
Wang A., Ibrahim G., Poliakov A., Wang P., Fallah A., Mathern G., Buckley R., Collins K., Weil A., Shurtleff H., Warner M., Perez F., Shaw D., Wright J., Saneto R., Novotny E., Lee A., Browd S., Ojemann J.
Journal of Neurosurgery: Pediatrics. 2018 Jan:81-89

Prevalence of Abnormal Magnetic Resonance Imaging Findings in Children with Persistent Symptoms after Pediatric Sports-Related Concussion
Bonow R., Friedman S., Perez F., Ellenbogen R., Browd S., Mac Donald C., Vavilala M., Rivara F.
Journal of Neurotrauma. 2017 Oct:2706-2712

Primary choriocarcinoma of the bilateral basal ganglia presenting in a teenaged male
Perry B., Perez F., Nixon J., Cole B., Ishak G.
Radiology Case Reports. 2017 Mar:154-158

Prenatal diagnosis of Chudley–McCullough syndrome
Chapman T., Perez F., Ishak G., Doherty D.
American Journal of Medical Genetics, Part A. 2016 Sep:2426-2430