Radiology Personnel

Ramesh Iyer, M.D., MBA

Vice Chair of Education

Pediatric Radiology


Dr. Iyer is a Pediatric Radiologist at Seattle Children’s Hospital and an Professor of Radiology at the University of Washington. He serves as Vice Chair of Education for UW Radiology, and Medical Staff President-Elect at Seattle Children’s Hospital. His professional interests include quality improvement and educational administration. He has coauthored over 100 peer-reviewed journal publications and the textbook Pediatric Imaging: The Essentials.

Dr. Iyer grew up in Rochester, NY. He earned his bachelor’s degree at Brown University and his M.D. at New York University (NYU). He completed his radiology residency at the University of Washington and his fellowship in pediatric radiology at Seattle Children’s Hospital.

Recent Publications (via Semantic Scholar)

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Osteomyelitis or Septic Arthritis-Child (Excluding Axial Skeleton).
Narendra S. Shet, R. Iyer, Sherwin S. Chan, et al. - Published 2022 - JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN COLLEGE OF RADIOLOGY : JACR

Increasing Cases of Chronic Nonbacterial Osteomyelitis in Children: A Series of 215 Cases From a Single Tertiary Referral Center
Sumaya Aden, Stephen Q. Wong, Claire Yang, et al. - Published 2022 - THE JOURNAL OF RHEUMATOLOGY

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Crohn Disease-Child.
M. M. Moore, M. Gee, R. Iyer, et al. - Published 2022 - JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN COLLEGE OF RADIOLOGY : JACR

Imaging to intervention: Thoracic outlet syndrome.
Yijin Huang, M. Abad-Santos, R. Iyer, et al. - Published 2022 - CLINICAL IMAGING

Imaging of pediatric extremity soft tissue tumors: A COG Diagnostic Imaging Committee/SPR Oncology Committee White Paper.
M. Acord, E. Pace, Alexander El-Ali, et al. - Published 2022 - PEDIATRIC BLOOD & CANCER

Safety considerations related to intravenous contrast agents in pediatric imaging
S. Cheeney, E. Maloney, R. Iyer - Published 2022 - PEDIATRIC RADIOLOGY

Pediatric rib pathologies: clinicoimaging scenarios and approach to diagnosis
Hassan Aboughalia, Anh-Vu Ngo, Sarah J Menashe, et al. - Published 2021 - PEDIATRIC RADIOLOGY

Non-inferiority of a non-gadolinium-enhanced magnetic resonance imaging follow-up protocol for isolated optic pathway gliomas
E. Maloney, F. Perez, R. Iyer, et al. - Published 2021 - PEDIATRIC RADIOLOGY

Gadolinium retention: should pediatric radiologists be concerned, and how to frame conversations with families
Sakura Noda, M. A. Oztek, A. Stanescu, et al. - Published 2021 - PEDIATRIC RADIOLOGY

The current and future roles of artificial intelligence in pediatric radiology
Jeffrey P. Otjen, M. Moore, Erin K. Romberg, et al. - Published 2021 - PEDIATRIC RADIOLOGY