Radiology Personnel

Carolyn Wang, M.D.

Associate Professor
Vice Chair, SCCA Imaging
Director, Body Imaging, SCCA
Co-Director, Intravenous Contrast Policy
Body Imaging


Dr. Wang is an associate professor in the Department of Radiology at the University of Washington. She also practices at the Seattle Cancer Care Alliance (SCCA).

Dr. Wang earned her bachelor’s degree from Rice University and her medical degree from the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas in 2003.

She completed her radiology residency at the University of Michigan and then completed an abdominal imaging fellowship at Duke University and a body imaging of cancer fellowship at the University of Washington.

Recent Publications

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Comparative Effectiveness of Hands-on Versus Computer Simulation–Based Training for Contrast Media Reactions and Teamwork Skills
Wang C., Chinnugounder S., Hippe D., Zaidi S., O'Malley R., Bhargava P., Bush W.
Journal of the American College of Radiology. 2017 Jan:103-110.e3

Why thyroid surgeons are frustrated with radiologists: Lessons learned from pre- and postoperative US
Kumbhar S., O’Malley R., Robinson T., Maximin S., Lalwani N., Byrd D., Wang C.
Radiographics. 2016 Nov:2141-2153

Characterization of Adrenal Adenoma by Gaussian Model-Based Algorithm
Hsu L., Wang C., Clark T.
Current Problems in Diagnostic Radiology. 2016 Sep:312-318

Patient Access to Online Radiology Reports: Frequency and Sociodemographic Characteristics Associated with Use
Miles R., Hippe D., Elmore J., Wang C., Payne T., Lee C.
Academic Radiology. 2016 Sep:1162-1169

Severe allergic-like contrast reactions: epidemiology and appropriate treatment
Masch W., Wang C., Davenport M.
Abdominal Radiology. 2016 Aug:1632-1639

Thyroid Nodule Doubling Time is Not a Reliable Indicator of Benign or Malignant Natur
Clark T., Pokharel S., Meier J., Wang C., Maximin S.
Ultrasound Quarterly. 2016 Jun:132-135

Effect of available intravenous access on accuracy and timeliness of epinephrine administration
Masch W., Ellis J., Wang C., Cohan R., Davenport M.
Abdominal Radiology. 2016 Jun:1133-1141

Soft-tissue sarcomas: An update for radiologists based on the revised 2013 World Health Organization classification
Baheti A., O'Malley R., Kim S., Keraliya A., Tirumani S., Ramaiya N., Wang C.
American Journal of Roentgenology. 2016 May:924-932

Positron emission mammography image interpretation for reduced image count levels
MacDonald L., Hippe D., Bender L., Cotter E., Voria P., Hallam P., Wang C., Haseley D., Kelly M., Parikh J., Beatty J., Rogers J.
Journal of Nuclear Medicine. 2016 Mar:348-354

Multimodality approach for imaging of non-traumatic acute abdominal emergencies
Gangadhar K., Kielar A., Dighe M., O’Malley R., Wang C., Gross J., Itani M., Lalwani N.
Abdominal Radiology. 2016 Jan:136-148