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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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

Upper airway computed tomography measures and receipt of tracheotomy in infants with Robin sequence
Lee V., Evans K., Perez F., Oron A., Perkins J.
JAMA Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery. 2016 Aug:750-757

Pediatric central diabetes insipidus: Brain malformations are common and few patients have idiopathic disease
Werny D., Elfers C., Perez F., Pihoker C., Roth C.
Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism. 2015 Jan:3074-3080

Exome sequencing identifies a recurrent de novo ZSWIM6 mutation associated with acromelic frontonasal dysostosis
Smith J., Hing A., Clarke C., Johnson N., Perez F., Park S., Horst J., Mecham B., Maves L., Nickerson D., Cunningham M.
American Journal of Human Genetics. 2014 Aug:235-240