Radiology Personnel

Jeffrey Otjen, M.D.

Assistant Professor
Pediatric Radiology


Jeffrey Otjen is a pediatric radiologist practicing at Seattle Children’s. He earned his bachelor’s degree from the University of Texas at Austin and his medical degree from Baylor College of Medicine.

He is board certified in pediatric medicine and in radiology, having completed a pediatric medicine residency and radiology residency at Seattle Children’s and the University of Washington. He completed a pediatric radiology fellowship at Seattle Children’s.

Recent Publications

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Novel ingested foreign bodies—A fidget spinner case report
Otjen J., Mitchell R., Menashe S., Perkins J., Swanson J.
JAMA Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery. 2018 May:456-457

Skeletal Dysplasias: Radiologic Approach with Common and Notable Entities
Ngo A., Thapa M., Otjen J., Kamps S.
Seminars in Musculoskeletal Radiology. 2018 Feb:66-80

Cardiac Ventricular Laceration Due to Child Abuse: Abusive Ventricular Laceration
Yarid N., Brown E., Boos M., Otjen J., Metz J., Jenny C., Feldman K.
Journal of Forensic Sciences. 2018 Jan

A hairy situation: trichobezoar presenting with intussusception, and intestinal and biliary perforation in a child
Baheti A., Otjen J., Phillips G.
Radiology Case Reports. 2017 Mar:42-44

Imaging of Abdominal Infections in the Immunosuppressed Pediatric Patient
Stanescu A., Otjen J., Phillips G., Parisi M.
Journal of Pediatric Infectious Diseases. 2017 Mar:61-71

Spirometry-Assisted High Resolution Chest Computed Tomography in Children: Is it Worth the Effort?
Otjen J., Swanson J., Oron A., DiBlasi R., Swortzel T., van Well J., Gommers E., Rosenfeld M.
Current Problems in Diagnostic Radiology. 2017 Jan

Radionuclide Imaging of Infection and Inflammation in Children: A Review
Parisi M., Otjen J., Stanescu A., Shulkin B.
Seminars in Nuclear Medicine. 2017 Jan

Pediatric ovarian torsion: a pictorial review
Ngo A., Otjen J., Parisi M., Ferguson M., Otto R., Stanescu A.
Pediatric Radiology. 2015 Nov:1845-1855

Erratum to: Ultrasound-guided joint injections for MR arthrography in pediatric patients: how we do it (Pediatric Radiology, 10.1007/s00247-014-3212-9)
Otjen J., Parnell S., Menashe S., Thapa M.
Pediatric Radiology. 2015 Jul:1263

Acupressure magnets: A possible MRI hazard
Otjen J., Mallon K., Brown J.
Journal of Magnetic Resonance Imaging. 2015 Mar:858-860