Radiology Personnel

Tess Chapman, M.D.

Pediatric Radiology


Dr. Chapman is program director of the pediatric diagnostic radiology fellowship program at Seattle Children’s Hospital and a UW associate professor of radiology. In addition to general pediatric radiology, she has expertise in fetal MR imaging and is a team member of the SCH Prenatal Clinic.

Dr. Chapman earned her bachelor’s degree from the University of Colorado at Boulder and her medical degree at Washington University at St. Louis, Missouri. Following a transitional internship at Virginia Mason Medical Center, she completed a residency in diagnostic radiology at University of Washington and subsequently obtained fellowship training in pediatric radiology at Children’s Hospital and Regional Medical Center (now called Seattle Children’s Hospital, SCH).

While on faculty at SCH since 2007, Dr. Chapman’s primary interests have been in resident and fellow education, and in fetal MR imaging. She is board certified in diagnostic radiology, with certification of additional qualification in pediatric radiology.

Recent Publications

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Bi-allelic mutations of CCDC88C are a rare cause of severe congenital hydrocephalus
Ruggeri G., Timms A., Cheng C., Weiss A., Kollros P., Chapman T., Tully H., Mirzaa G.
American Journal of Medical Genetics, Part A. 2018 Mar:676-681

The Importance of Combined Teaching Methods in Radiology Resident Education
Chapman T., Reid J., O'Connor E.
Academic Radiology. 2017 Oct:1328

Contrast-enhanced CT features of hepatoblastoma: Can we predict histopathology?
Baheti A., Luana Stanescu A., Li N., Chapman T.
Clinical Imaging. 2017 Jul:33-37

Cerebral palsy and seizures in a child with tubulinopathy pattern dysgenesis and focal cortical dysplasia
Sweet K., Shaw D., Chapman T.
Radiology Case Reports. 2017 Jun:396-400

Anonymity and Electronics: Adapting Preparation for Radiology Resident Examination
Chapman T., Reid J., O'Conner E.
Academic Radiology. 2017 Jun:657-663

Pediatric Abdominal Infection and Inflammation: Choosing the Appropriate Diagnostic Imaging Study
Chapman T., Khalatbari H.
Journal of Pediatric Infectious Diseases. 2017 Mar:2-19

Corrigendum to “Anonymity and Electronics: Adapting Preparation for Radiology Resident Examination”. [Acad Radiol 2017; 24:657-663]
Chapman T., Reid J., O'Connor E.
Academic Radiology. 2017 Jan

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

Prenatal presentation of pyruvate dehydrogenase complex deficiency
Natarajan N., Tully H., Chapman T.
Pediatric Radiology. 2016 Aug:1354-1357

Erratum: Establishing a Clinical Competencies Committee (Journal of the American College of Radiology (2015) 12 (1330-1334))
Maloney E., Swanson J., Chapman T., Reddy G., Rohrmann C., Paladin A.
Journal of the American College of Radiology. 2016 May:584