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Texas Medical Center

Pediatric Radiology
Phone: 832-824-7237
Fax: 832-825-0160


6701 Fannin Street
Suite 470
Houston, TX 77030

Christopher Gaffney, MD

Staff Radiologist, Body Radiology Section

Assistant Professor, Radiology, Baylor College of Medicine


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 tumor imaging, staging, and response evaluations and body imaging.


Organization Name Role
American College of Radiology (ACR) Member
Society of Pediatric Radiology (SPR)


Selected Publications

Balabanoff C, Gaffney C, Ghersin E, Okamoto Y, Carrillo R, Fishman J. Radiographic and electrocardiography-gated noncontrast cardiac CT assessment of lead perforation: Modality comparison and interobserver agreement. The Journal of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography 2014 Sep-Oct; 8(5):384-90.

Scherer K, Francavilla M, Boonprakong A, Harris M, Greditzer HG 4th, Hayden D, Gaffney C, Francis C, Deitte L. How can I be politically involved in radiology? A report of the Florida Radiology Resident's Challenge. Journal of the American College of Radiology 2012 Nov; 9(11):846-7.

Cristescu M, Gaffney C, Montague N, Saigal G. ACR Case in Point. March 5, 2012. Xanthogranulomatous pyelonephritis in a 7 month old.

Okolo P, Gaffney C, Dreizin D, Casillas J. Pictorial review of associated findings in polycystic renal disease. Education exhibit at 2012 American Roentgen Ray Society meeting.

da Costa KA, Gaffney C, Fischer L, Zeisel S. Choline deficiency in mice and humans is associated with increased plasma homocysteine concentration after a methionine load. American Journal of Clinical Nutrition 2005 Vol. 81, No.2, 440-444

* Texas Children's Hospital physicians' licenses and credentials are reviewed prior to practicing at any of our facilities. Sections titled From the Doctor, Professional Organizations and Publications were provided by the physician's office and were not verified by Texas Children's Hospital.