Radiology Personnel

Ramesh Iyer, M.D., M.B.A.

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 Director of radiology quality improvement at Seattle Children’s. His professional interests include quality improvement and the education of trainees. 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

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Focal nodular hyperplasia masquerading as malignancy in an infant with elevated alpha-fetoprotein: A case report with literature review
Aboughalia H., Chisholm K.M., Iyer R.S.
Clinical Imaging. 2021 Jan:228-232

Optimization of Pediatric Body CT Angiography: What Radiologists Need to Know
Chandra T., Podberesky D.J., Romberg E.K., Tang E.R., Iyer R.S., Epelman M.
AJR. American journal of roentgenology. 2020 Sep:726-735

ACR Statement on Safe Resumption of Routine Radiology Care During the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Pandemic
Davenport M.S., Bruno M.A., Iyer R.S., Johnson A.M., Herrera R., Nicola G.N., Ortiz D., Pedrosa I., Policeni B., Recht M.P., Willis M., Zuley M.L., Weinstein S.
Journal of the American College of Radiology. 2020 Jul:839-844

Use of Eovist in Pediatric Patients: Pearls and Pitfalls
Shet N.S., Flynn J.F., Maloney E., Iyer R.S.
Current Problems in Diagnostic Radiology. 2020 Jul:266-274

Foot and ankle musculoskeletal imaging of pediatric patients with cerebral palsy
Otjen J., Menashe S.J., Maloney E., Iyer R.S., Ngo A.V., Sousa T.C., Thapa M.
American Journal of Roentgenology. 2020 Jun:1389-1397

Development of a scoring tool for chronic nonbacterial osteomyelitis magnetic resonance imaging and evaluation of its interrater reliability
Zhao Y., Sato T.S., Nielsen S.M., Beer M., Huang M., Iyer R.S., McGuire M., Ngo A.V., Otjen J.P., Panwar J., Stimec J., Thapa M., Toma P., Taneja A., Gove N.E., Ferguson P.J.
Journal of Rheumatology. 2020 May:739-747

Applications of pediatric body CT angiography: What radiologists need to know
Romberg E.K., Tang E.R., Chandra T., Podberesky D.J., Epelman M., Iyer R.S.
American Journal of Roentgenology. 2020 May:1019-1030

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Pneumonia in the Immunocompetent Child
Chan S.S., Kotecha M.K., Rigsby C.K., Iyer R.S., Alazraki A.L., Anupindi S.A., Bardo D.M.E., Brown B.P., Chandra T., Dorfman S.R., Garber M.D., Moore M.M., Nguyen J.C., Shet N.S., Siegel A., Valente J.H., Karmazyn B.
Journal of the American College of Radiology. 2020 May:S215-S225

A primer for pediatric radiologists on infection control in an era of COVID-19
Miranda-Schaeubinger M., Blumfield E., Chavhan G.B., Farkas A.B., Joshi A., Kamps S.E., Kaplan S.L., Sammer M.B.K., Silvestro E., Stanescu A.L., Sze R.W., Zerr D.M., Chandra T., Edwards E.A., Khan N., Rubio E.I., Vera C.D., Iyer R.S.
Pediatric Radiology. 2020 Jan

You Can’t Expect When You’re Expecting: The Variable State of Parental Leave in Radiology Residency Programs
Menashe S.J., Wright J.N., Parisi M.T., Chapman T., Ingraham C.R., Paladin A.M., Iyer R.S.
Academic Radiology. 2020 Jan