Our Team

Team approach to care

The board-certified pediatric radiologists and other physicians in the Department of Radiology are committed to the highest-quality imaging, which includes participating in a range of research to lead to more accurate and efficient methods. They are supported by a highly trained team of nurses, technologists and staff.

Our child-friendly environment helps put your child at ease. Dedicated child-life specialists help your child relax with special age-appropriate games and activities. When necessary, we can provide sedation or general anesthesia.

Radiologist-in-Chief

Thierry A.G.M. Huisman is the Radiologist-in-Chief at Texas Children’s Hospital.  Prior to coming to Texas Children’s Hospital, Dr. Huisman served as Chairman of the Department of Imaging and Imaging Science at the Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center.  In addition he was Director of the Division... Read more

Address: 6701 Fannin Street Suite 470 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-824-7237

Chief Quality Officer/Body Division Chief

Dr. Orth is the Chief Quality Officer and the Division Chief of Body and Nuclear Radiology. He is board-certified in Diagnostic Radiology by the American Board of Radiology with a Certificate of Added Qualification in Pediatric Radiology. His clinical and research interests include pediatric... Read more

Address: 6701 Fannin Street Suite 470 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-824-7237

Body Clinical Staff

Dr. Richard M. Braverman began his career here at Texas Children's Hospital in August 1991 after completing his Pediatric Radiology fellowship training at Children's Hospital of Boston. Dr. Braverman holds the rank of Associate Professor at Baylor College of Medicine and is board certified by the... Read more

Address: 6701 Fannin Street Suite 470 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-824-7237
Dr. Cassady heads the section of Fetal Imaging in the Department of Pediatric Radiology at Texas Children's Hospital, and is a Clinical Associate Professor of Radiology at Baylor College of Medicine. Dr. Cassady is involved with all aspects of pediatric imaging, but his research interests lie... Read more

Address: 6701 Fannin Street Suite 470 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-824-7237
Dr. Crowe is a clinical pediatric radiologist at Texas Children's Hospital and Associate Professor of Radiology at Baylor College of Medicine. Through the American Board of Radiology, he is a board-certified diplomate, with additional subspecialty certification (CAQ) in Pediatric Radiology. Dr.... Read more

Address: 6701 Fannin Street Suite 470 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-824-7237
Dr. Dorfman is a pediatric radiologist at Texas Children’s Hospital and Associate Professor of Radiology at Baylor College of Medicine and is board-certified in Diagnostic Radiology by the American Board of Radiology. He has been on staff at Texas Children’s since 1994 and formerly served as... Read more

Address: 6701 Fannin Street Suite 470 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-824-7237
Dr. Gaffney is a pediatric radiologist at Texas Children’s Hospital and Assistant Professor of Radiology at Baylor College of Medicine and is board-certified in Diagnostic Radiology by the American Board of Radiology. He performs all aspects of general pediatric radiology with a focus in solid... Read more

Address: 6701 Fannin Street Suite 470 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-824-7237
Dr. Guillerman is board-certified in Diagnostic Radiology by the American Board of Radiology with a Certificate of Added Qualification in Pediatric Radiology. His clinical and research interests include pediatric chest, musculoskeletal, and tumor imaging, radiation risk assessment and dose... Read more

Address: 6701 Fannin Street Suite 470 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-824-7237
I am board-certified in Diagnostic Radiology by the American Board of Radiology. My clinical and research interests include pediatric musculoskeletal, cardiac and cross-sectional body imaging. I perform all aspects of pediatric radiology including multimodality imaging and interventional... Read more

Address: 6701 Fannin Street Suite 470 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-824-7237
Dr. Kan is the head of musculoskeletal imaging at Texas Children's Hospital and associate professor of radiology at Baylor College of Medicine. His clinical experience is based in pediatric radiology. Dr. Kan is board certified in diagnostic radiology with additional subspecialty certification (... Read more

Address: 6701 Fannin Street Suite 470 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-824-7237
It is a privilege to be part of a multi-disciplinary team caring for children and their families.  In that capacity, I strive to have a positive impact and improve patient outcomes in both the pre-natal and post-natal settings. My clinical and research interests include fetal imaging, congenital... Read more

Address: 6701 Fannin Street Suite 470 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-824-7237
Dr. Mahmood is a board certified radiologist by the American Board of Radiology.  Her clinical and research interests include lymphoma, neuroblastoma and oncology-related imaging.  She also serves as one of four radiologists in the division of nuclear imaging with a focus on Positron Emission... Read more

Address: 6701 Fannin Street Suite 470 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-824-7237
I am the Division Chief of Cardiac Imaging in the Pediatric Radiology Department at Texas Children's Hospital. I love Pediatric Radiology because I have the rare opportunity to make a difference in the life of a child. I have always been passionate about advanced MR Imaging and my expertise and... Read more

Address: 6701 Fannin Street Suite 470 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-824-7237
My primary interests are resident and fellow education, fetal ultrasound and MR imaging, and pediatric ultrasound. In 2011, my work in education was recognized by the graduating radiology resident class at Baylor College of Medicine, who honored me with their Teacher of the Year award. My research... Read more

Address: 6701 Fannin Street Suite 470 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-824-7237
My professional goal is to provide the best patient care possible for every single child in need by optimizing imaging and developing relationships between family members and referring clinicians.  I take pride in collaboration that can lead to a positive outcome.  Clinical Interests: Body and... Read more

Address: 6701 Fannin Street Suite 470 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-824-7237
Dr. Orth is the Chief Quality Officer and the Division Chief of Body and Nuclear Radiology. He is board-certified in Diagnostic Radiology by the American Board of Radiology with a Certificate of Added Qualification in Pediatric Radiology. His clinical and research interests include pediatric... Read more

Address: 6701 Fannin Street Suite 470 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-824-7237
Dr. Roman-Colon is a board certified radiologist by the American Board of Radiology with subspecialty certificate in Pediatric Imaging at Texas Children's Hospital. Her clinical interests are focused in Body Imaging, including general pediatrics. She serves as a committee member at the Texas... Read more

Address: 6701 Fannin Street Suite 470 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-824-7237
Dr. Sammer specializes in Pediatric Radiology at Texas Children’s Hospital and is primarily based at The Woodlands campus. She is board certified in Diagnostic Radiology by the American Board of Radiology with additional subspecialty certification (Certificate of Added Qualification) in Pediatric... Read more

Address: 6701 Fannin Street Suite 470 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-824-7237
Dr. Schallert is board-certified in Diagnostic Radiology by the American Board of Radiology. Her clinical and research interests include pediatric musculoskeletal imaging, body imaging and conventional imaging. She performs all aspects of pediatric radiology including multimodality imaging and... Read more

Address: 6701 Fannin Street Suite 470 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-824-7237
Dr. Schlesinger has been a member of the medical staff of Texas Children's Hospital since 1995. His clinical interests include general body imaging in children. He has a special interest in skeletal dysplasias. Academically, Dr. Schlesinger has published over 60 articlesof scientific literature... Read more

Address: 6701 Fannin Street Suite 470 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-824-7237
Dr. Seghers is the Division Chief of Community Radiology at Texas Children's Hospital and Assistant Professor of Radiology at Baylor College of Medicine. His clinical experience is based in Pediatric Radiology. Dr. Seghers is board certified in Diagnostic Radiology with additional subspecialty... Read more

Address: 6701 Fannin Street Suite 470 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-824-7237
Dr. Sher is a pediatric radiologist at Texas Children’s. He is board certified in Diagnostic Radiology with additional subspecialty certification (CAQ) in Nuclear Medicine. He performs all aspects of pediatric radiology with an emphasis both on nuclear medicine and body imaging. His primary... Read more

Address: 6701 Fannin Street Suite 470 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-824-7237
Dr. Somcio is a pediatric radiologist at Texas Children’s Hospital and Assistant Professor of Radiology at Baylor College of Medicine.  He completed his subspecialty training in Pediatric Radiology at Texas Children’s Hospital.  Dr. Somcio has a special interest in resident and fellow education.  ... Read more

Address: 6701 Fannin Street Suite 470 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-824-7237

Cardiac Imaging Section Chief

I am the Division Chief of Cardiac Imaging in the Pediatric Radiology Department at Texas Children's Hospital. I love Pediatric Radiology because I have the rare opportunity to make a difference in the life of a child. I have always been passionate about advanced MR Imaging and my expertise and... Read more

Address: 6701 Fannin Street Suite 470 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-824-7237

Cardiac Imaging Clinical Staff

Dr. Ashton's interests include all aspects of pediatric interventional radiology with special interest in the treatment of vascular anomalies (venous malformations, lymphatic malformations, etc.), interventional oncology, and vascular access.

Address: 6701 Fannin Street Suite 470 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-824-7237
I am board-certified in Diagnostic Radiology by the American Board of Radiology. My clinical and research interests include pediatric musculoskeletal, cardiac and cross-sectional body imaging. I perform all aspects of pediatric radiology including multimodality imaging and interventional... Read more

Address: 6701 Fannin Street Suite 470 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-824-7237
It is a privilege to be part of a multi-disciplinary team caring for children and their families.  In that capacity, I strive to have a positive impact and improve patient outcomes in both the pre-natal and post-natal settings. My clinical and research interests include fetal imaging, congenital... Read more

Address: 6701 Fannin Street Suite 470 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-824-7237
I am the Division Chief of Cardiac Imaging in the Pediatric Radiology Department at Texas Children's Hospital. I love Pediatric Radiology because I have the rare opportunity to make a difference in the life of a child. I have always been passionate about advanced MR Imaging and my expertise and... Read more

Address: 6701 Fannin Street Suite 470 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-824-7237

Musculoskeletal Section Chief

Dr. Kan is the head of musculoskeletal imaging at Texas Children's Hospital and associate professor of radiology at Baylor College of Medicine. His clinical experience is based in pediatric radiology. Dr. Kan is board certified in diagnostic radiology with additional subspecialty certification (... Read more

Address: 6701 Fannin Street Suite 470 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-824-7237

Musculoskeletal Clinical Staff

Dr. Guillerman is board-certified in Diagnostic Radiology by the American Board of Radiology with a Certificate of Added Qualification in Pediatric Radiology. His clinical and research interests include pediatric chest, musculoskeletal, and tumor imaging, radiation risk assessment and dose... Read more

Address: 6701 Fannin Street Suite 470 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-824-7237
I am board-certified in Diagnostic Radiology by the American Board of Radiology. My clinical and research interests include pediatric musculoskeletal, cardiac and cross-sectional body imaging. I perform all aspects of pediatric radiology including multimodality imaging and interventional... Read more

Address: 6701 Fannin Street Suite 470 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-824-7237
Dr. Kan is the head of musculoskeletal imaging at Texas Children's Hospital and associate professor of radiology at Baylor College of Medicine. His clinical experience is based in pediatric radiology. Dr. Kan is board certified in diagnostic radiology with additional subspecialty certification (... Read more

Address: 6701 Fannin Street Suite 470 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-824-7237
Dr. Orth is the Chief Quality Officer and the Division Chief of Body and Nuclear Radiology. He is board-certified in Diagnostic Radiology by the American Board of Radiology with a Certificate of Added Qualification in Pediatric Radiology. His clinical and research interests include pediatric... Read more

Address: 6701 Fannin Street Suite 470 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-824-7237
Dr. Schallert is board-certified in Diagnostic Radiology by the American Board of Radiology. Her clinical and research interests include pediatric musculoskeletal imaging, body imaging and conventional imaging. She performs all aspects of pediatric radiology including multimodality imaging and... Read more

Address: 6701 Fannin Street Suite 470 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-824-7237

Nuclear Radiology Section Chief

Dr. Orth is the Chief Quality Officer and the Division Chief of Body and Nuclear Radiology. He is board-certified in Diagnostic Radiology by the American Board of Radiology with a Certificate of Added Qualification in Pediatric Radiology. His clinical and research interests include pediatric... Read more

Address: 6701 Fannin Street Suite 470 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-824-7237

Nuclear Radiology Clinical Staff

Dr. Mahmood is a board certified radiologist by the American Board of Radiology.  Her clinical and research interests include lymphoma, neuroblastoma and oncology-related imaging.  She also serves as one of four radiologists in the division of nuclear imaging with a focus on Positron Emission... Read more

Address: 6701 Fannin Street Suite 470 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-824-7237
Dr. Orth is the Chief Quality Officer and the Division Chief of Body and Nuclear Radiology. He is board-certified in Diagnostic Radiology by the American Board of Radiology with a Certificate of Added Qualification in Pediatric Radiology. His clinical and research interests include pediatric... Read more

Address: 6701 Fannin Street Suite 470 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-824-7237
Dr. Seghers is the Division Chief of Community Radiology at Texas Children's Hospital and Assistant Professor of Radiology at Baylor College of Medicine. His clinical experience is based in Pediatric Radiology. Dr. Seghers is board certified in Diagnostic Radiology with additional subspecialty... Read more

Address: 6701 Fannin Street Suite 470 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-824-7237
Dr. Sher is a pediatric radiologist at Texas Children’s. He is board certified in Diagnostic Radiology with additional subspecialty certification (CAQ) in Nuclear Medicine. He performs all aspects of pediatric radiology with an emphasis both on nuclear medicine and body imaging. His primary... Read more

Address: 6701 Fannin Street Suite 470 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-824-7237

Interventional Radiology Division Chief

Dr. Kukreja is Division Chief of Interventional Radiology at Texas Children's Hospital and Clinical Assistant Professor Radiology at Baylor College of Medicine. His clinical experience is based in pediatric radiology and interventional radiology. Dr. Kukreja is a board certified diplomate of the... Read more

Address: 6701 Fannin Street Suite 470 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-824-7237

Interventional Radiology Clinical Staff

Dr. Ashton's interests include all aspects of pediatric interventional radiology with special interest in the treatment of vascular anomalies (venous malformations, lymphatic malformations, etc.), interventional oncology, and vascular access.

Address: 6701 Fannin Street Suite 470 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-824-7237
Dr. Chau is an Interventional Radiologist at Texas Children’s Hospital, West Campus and the Woodlands.  Dr. Chau's non-clinical interests include spending time with family, hiking and swimming.    Clinical Interests: Dr. Chau’s clinical interests include caring for both pediatric and adult... Read more

Address: Texas Children's Hospital - Main Campus 6701 Fannin Street, Suite 470 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas , Address: Texas Children's Hospital - West Campus Houston, TX 77094 United States See map: Google Maps Texas , Address: Texas Children's Hospital - The Woodlands The Woodlands, TX 77384 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-824-7237
Dr. Desai is an Interventional Radiologist at Texas Children’s Hospital and the Women’s Pavilion at TCH. Prior to his second fellowship training specializing in Pediatric Interventional Radiology, he was a practicing physician performing the full spectrum of Adult Interventional Radiology for 10... Read more

Address: Texas Children's Hospital - Main Campus 6701 Fannin Street, Suite 470 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas , Address: Texas Children's Hospital - West Campus 18200 Katy Freeway Houston, TX 77094 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-824-7237
Dr. Hernandez has been a member of the Medical Staff of Texas Children's Hospital since 2006. His clinical interests include vascular and non-vascular procedures performed with imaging guidance. He has a special interest in GI, GU and vascular access procedures. Academically, Dr. Hernandez has... Read more

Address: 6701 Fannin Street Suite 470 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-824-7237
Dr. Gardner is an interventional radiologist and pediatric radiologist in the Department of Pediatric Radiology at Texas Children’s Hospital. He is also a Clinical Assistant Professor Radiology at Baylor College of Medicine. His clinical experience is based in pediatric radiology and... Read more

Address: 6701 Fannin Street Suite 470 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-824-7237
Dr. Kukreja is Division Chief of Interventional Radiology at Texas Children's Hospital and Clinical Assistant Professor Radiology at Baylor College of Medicine. His clinical experience is based in pediatric radiology and interventional radiology. Dr. Kukreja is a board certified diplomate of the... Read more

Address: 6701 Fannin Street Suite 470 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-824-7237
Clinical and Research Interests: Endovascular pharmacomechanical and recanalization techniques in the treatment of acute and chronic deep venous thrombosis and their value in the prevention and treatment of post thrombotic syndrome. Central and peripheral venous anatomic variants and anomalies and... Read more

Address: Texas Children's Hospital - Main Campus 6701 Fannin Street, Suite 470 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas , Address: Texas Children’s Hospital - West Campus 18200 Katy Freeway Houston, TX 77094 United States See map: Google Maps Texas , Address: Texas Children's Hospital – The Woodlands 17580 Interstate 45 South The Woodlands, TX 77384 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-824-7237 (Main) | 832-227-1000 (West) | 936-267-5000 (The Woodlands)
Dr. Pezeshkmehr is a board certified Interventional Radiologist at Texas Children’s Hospital and the Women’s Pavilion, and Clinical Assistant Professor of Radiology at Baylor College of Medicine.  He was the director of the Pediatric Interventional Radiology at Arkansas Children’s Hospital prior... Read more

Address: 6701 Fannin Street Suite 470 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-824-7237

Neuroradiology Division Chief

Dr. Desai is the Division Chief of Neuroradiology  at Texas Children's Hospital and Assistant Professor of Radiology at Baylor College of Medicine. He is board-certified by the American Board of Radiology with subspecialty certification in Neuroradiology. He completed fellowships in both... Read more

Address: 6701 Fannin Street Suite 470 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-824-7237

Neuroradiology Clinical Staff

Dr. Sherri Birchansky is a Pediatric Neuroradiologist, board certified in diagnostic radiology with additional subspecialty board certifications in neuroradiology and pediatric radiology. With a college bachelor degree in chemistry, graduating top in her class summa cum laude, she went on to... Read more

Address: 6701 Fannin Street Suite 470 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-824-7237
Dr. Desai is the Division Chief of Neuroradiology  at Texas Children's Hospital and Assistant Professor of Radiology at Baylor College of Medicine. He is board-certified by the American Board of Radiology with subspecialty certification in Neuroradiology. He completed fellowships in both... Read more

Address: 6701 Fannin Street Suite 470 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-824-7237
Dr. Hunter is a clinical pediatric neuroradiologist in the Department of Pediatric Radiology at Texas Children's Hospital, and is a full Professor of Radiology at Baylor College of Medicine. She is a board certified radiologist by the American Board of Radiology with a Certificate of Added... Read more

Address: 6701 Fannin Street Suite 470 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-824-7237
Dr. Paldino is board certified in Diagnostic Radiology with and additional subspecialty certification (CAQ) in Neuroradiology. He is fellowship-trained in both Neuroradiology and Pediatric Neuroradiology. Dr. Paldino performs all aspects of pediatric neuroimaging, with particular clinical... Read more

Address: 6701 Fannin Street Suite 470 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-824-7237
Dr. Illner has been a practicing pediatric neuroradiologist at Texas Children's Hospital since October 2006. She is board certified in Diagnostic Radiology with additional subspecialty certification (CAQ) in Neuroradiology and is fellowship-trained in both neuroradiology and pediatric... Read more

Address: 6701 Fannin Street Suite 470 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-824-7237
I believe in giving maximum effort to finding the correct answer on every patient’s imaging studies that I encounter on a daily basis and providing the best service to the clinicians who treat these patients. Clinical Interests: I am interested in all clinical areas of pediatric neuroradiology,... Read more

Address: 6701 Fannin Street Suite 470 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-824-7237
Dr. Kukreja is a Neuroradiologist at Texas Children's Hospital and Clinical Assistant Professor Radiology at Baylor College of Medicine. Her clinical experience is based in pediatric radiology and neuro radiology. Dr. Kukreja is a board certified diplomate of the American Board of Radiology with... Read more

Address: 6701 Fannin Street Suite 470 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-824-7237
Dr. Rauch has been a member of the medical staff at Texas Children's Hospital since 2005. His clinical interests involve all of neuroradiology but especially in the correlation of neurology and neurologic disease to the brain.Dr. Rauch serves as one of the neuroradiologists in the neuroradiology... Read more

Address: 6701 Fannin Street Suite 470 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-824-7237
Dr. Tran is a clinical pediatric radiologist Department of Pediatric Radiology at Texas Children's Hospital, and is a Clinical Assistant Professor of Radiology at Baylor College of Medicine. Through the American Board of Radiology, he attained additional subspecialty certification (CAQ) in... Read more

Address: 6701 Fannin Street Suite 470 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-824-7237

Community Section Chief

Dr. Seghers is the Division Chief of Community Radiology at Texas Children's Hospital and Assistant Professor of Radiology at Baylor College of Medicine. His clinical experience is based in Pediatric Radiology. Dr. Seghers is board certified in Diagnostic Radiology with additional subspecialty... Read more

Address: 6701 Fannin Street Suite 470 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-824-7237

Ultrasound Section Chief

Dr. Mahmood is a board certified radiologist by the American Board of Radiology.  Her clinical and research interests include lymphoma, neuroblastoma and oncology-related imaging.  She also serves as one of four radiologists in the division of nuclear imaging with a focus on Positron Emission... Read more

Address: 6701 Fannin Street Suite 470 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-824-7237

Program Director, Basic Science



Address: Department of Radiology - Texas Children's Hospital 1102 Bates Street, Suite 850, Feigin Center Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-824-0865

Program Director, Residency/Fellowship Education

My primary interests are resident and fellow education, fetal ultrasound and MR imaging, and pediatric ultrasound. In 2011, my work in education was recognized by the graduating radiology resident class at Baylor College of Medicine, who honored me with their Teacher of the Year award. My research... Read more

Address: 6701 Fannin Street Suite 470 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-824-7237

Basic Research-Translational Imaging Group (TIGr):



Address: Department of Radiology - Texas Children's Hospital 1102 Bates Street, Suite 850, Feigin Center Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-824-0865
Dr. Rohan Bhavane graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Chemical Engineering from the University of Mumbai, India in 1998. After completing a Master’s in Chemical Engineering from Cleveland State University in 2002, he received his Ph.D. from the School of Biomedical Informatics (SBMI) at The... Read more

Address: Department of Radiology - Texas Children's Hospital 1102 Bates Street, Suite 850, Feigin Center Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-824-0865


Address: Department of Radiology - Texas Children's Hospital 1102 Bates Street, Suite 850, Feigin Center Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-824-0865
Dr. Ghaghada graduated from the University of Mumbai in 2000 with B.S. in Chemical Engineering. He moved to the United States and received his M.S. (Chemical Engineering) in 2003 from Cleveland State University where his research focused on mathematical modeling and optimization of targeted nano-... Read more

Address: Department of Radiology - Texas Children's Hospital 1102 Bates Street, Suite 850, Feigin Center Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-824-0865


Address: Department of Radiology - Texas Children's Hospital 1102 Bates Street, Suite 850, Feigin Center Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-824-0865


Address: Department of Radiology - Texas Children's Hospital 1102 Bates Street, Suite 850, Feigin Center Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-824-0865
Dr. Zbigniew Starosolski was born in Poland. He graduated and received his Master Degree in Science at Silesian University of Technology in 1999, and got a positon of Research Assistant. He did his PhD in the field of Control Theory at the Faculty of Automatic Control of Silesian University of... Read more

Address: Department of Radiology - Texas Children's Hospital 1102 Bates Street, Suite 850, Feigin Center Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-824-0865


Address: Department of Radiology - Texas Children's Hospital 1102 Bates Street, Suite 850, Feigin Center Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-824-0865
Dr. Tanifum received BS and MS degrees in Chemistry from the Universities of Buea and Dschang in Cameroon respectively. He moved to the US in 2001, where he earned a Ph.D. in Organic Chemistry from Utah State University in 2006. Upon graduation, he conducted postdoctoral research in bioorganic... Read more

Address: Department of Radiology - Texas Children's Hospital 1102 Bates Street, Suite 850, Feigin Center Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-824-0865

Medical Physicists Group



Address: Department of Radiology - Texas Children's Hospital 6701 Fannin Street, Suite 470 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-TC4-RADS (832-824-7237)
Research Interests: Dr. Goette is passionate about maintaining the highest level of MR image quality and patient safety in pediatric radiology. He is a co-chair of the MRI Safety Committee and serves as the MRI Safety Officer for Texas Children’s Hospital. Dr. Goette’s research interests are... Read more

Address: Department of Radiology - Texas Children's Hospital 6701 Fannin Street, Suite 470 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-824-7237
Research Interests: Dr. Pednekar is a passionate imaging scientist and algorithm developer with decade plus of experience in the field of diagnostic MR imaging. He prefers to work in the clinical environment with radiologists, physicians, imaging technologists, physicists, and nurses in guiding... Read more

Address: Department of Radiology - Texas Children's Hospital 6701 Fannin Street, Suite 470 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-824-7237

Radiation Safety



Address: 6701 Fannin Street Suite 470 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-824-7237


Address: 6701 Fannin Street Suite 470 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-824-7237


Address: 6701 Fannin Street Suite 470 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-824-7237

Adult/Women's Radiology Division Chief

Dr. George is Division Chief of Adult Radiology at Texas Children’s Hospital and Clinical Associate Professor of Radiology at Baylor College of Medicine. Based mainly at the Pavilion for Women, his work focuses on multimodality abdominopelvic imaging in the adult population. Prior to Radiology, Dr... Read more

Address: 6701 Fannin Street Suite 470 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-824-7237

Adult/Women's Radiology Staff

All patients deserve equal, adequate  and compassionate medical care. Medicine is a team effort which includes many professionals, (physicians, nurses, administrators, technicians and so forth), coming together for the care of a patient.   My commitment as a patient care advocate and promoter of... Read more

Address: 6701 Fannin Street Suite 470 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-824-7237
Dr. George is Division Chief of Adult Radiology at Texas Children’s Hospital and Clinical Associate Professor of Radiology at Baylor College of Medicine. Based mainly at the Pavilion for Women, his work focuses on multimodality abdominopelvic imaging in the adult population. Prior to Radiology, Dr... Read more

Address: 6701 Fannin Street Suite 470 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-824-7237

Fetal Radiology Section Chief

My primary interests are resident and fellow education, fetal ultrasound and MR imaging, and pediatric ultrasound. In 2011, my work in education was recognized by the graduating radiology resident class at Baylor College of Medicine, who honored me with their Teacher of the Year award. My research... Read more

Address: 6701 Fannin Street Suite 470 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-824-7237

Informatics Section Chief

Dr. Sher is a pediatric radiologist at Texas Children’s. He is board certified in Diagnostic Radiology with additional subspecialty certification (CAQ) in Nuclear Medicine. He performs all aspects of pediatric radiology with an emphasis both on nuclear medicine and body imaging. His primary... Read more

Address: 6701 Fannin Street Suite 470 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas
Phone: 832-824-7237