Radiology Personnel

Ramesh Iyer, M.D.

Associate Professor
Pediatric Radiology

Biography

Dr. Iyer is a Pediatric Radiologist at Seattle Children’s Hospital and an Associate 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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Gadolinium retention and clearance after administration of macrocyclic MR contrast agents to rats: reply to Bussi et al.
Blumfield E., Swenson D., Iyer R., Stanescu A.
Pediatric Radiology. 2019 Jul:1112

ACR Appropriateness Criteria ® Developmental Dysplasia of the Hip-Child
Nguyen J., Dorfman S., Rigsby C., Iyer R., Alazraki A., Anupindi S., Bardo D., Brown B., Chan S., Chandra T., Garber M., Moore M., Pandya N., Shet N., Siegel A., Karmazyn B.
Journal of the American College of Radiology. 2019 May:S94-S103

ACR Appropriateness Criteria ® Scoliosis-Child
Jones J., Saigal G., Palasis S., Booth T., Hayes L., Iyer R., Kadom N., Kulkarni A., Milla S., Myseros J., Reitman C., Robertson R., Ryan M., Schulz J., Soares B., Tekes A., Trout A., Karmazyn B.
Journal of the American College of Radiology. 2019 May:S244-S251

ACR Appropriateness Criteria ® Suspected Appendicitis-Child
Koberlein G., Trout A., Rigsby C., Iyer R., Alazraki A., Anupindi S., Bardo D., Brown B., Chan S., Chandra T., Dillman J., Dorfman S., Falcone R., Garber M., Joseph M., Nguyen J., Safdar N., Karmazyn B.
Journal of the American College of Radiology. 2019 May:S252-S263

Limited Ultrasound Protocol for Upper Extremity Peripherally Inserted Central Catheter Monitoring: A Pilot Study in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit
Motz P., Arnim A., Likes M., Chabra S., Traudt C., Iyer R., Dighe M.
Journal of ultrasound in medicine : official journal of the American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine. 2019 May:1341-1347

Gadolinium-based contrast agents — review of recent literature on magnetic resonance imaging signal intensity changes and tissue deposits, with emphasis on pediatric patients
Blumfield E., Swenson D., Iyer R., Stanescu A.
Pediatric Radiology. 2019 Apr:448-457

Practical administration of intravenous contrast media in children: screening, prophylaxis, administration and treatment of adverse reactions
Maloney E., Iyer R., Phillips G., Menon S., Lee J., Callahan M.
Pediatric Radiology. 2019 Apr:433-447

Survey of peer review programs among pediatric radiologists: report from the SPR Quality and Safety Committee
Iyer R., Swenson D., Anand N., Blumfield E., Chandra T., Chavhan G., Goodman T., Khan N., Moore M., Ngo T., Sammet C., Sze R., Vera C., Stanescu A.
Pediatric Radiology. 2019 Apr:517-525

If Disney ran your pediatric radiology department: a different approach to improving the patient and family experience
Sze R., Vera C., Hogan L., Iyer R.
Pediatric Radiology. 2019 Apr:493-499

Machine learning concepts, concerns and opportunities for a pediatric radiologist
Moore M., Slonimsky E., Long A., Sze R., Iyer R.
Pediatric Radiology. 2019 Apr:509-516