Christopher Ian Cassady, MD

Department or Service


  • Texas Medical Center


Pediatric Radiology

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

Contact Information

6701 Fannin Street
Suite 470
Houston, TX 77030
United States

Medical Director, Vascular Access Team

Texas Children's Hospital

Associate Professor of Radiology, Baylor College of Medicine


School Education Degree Year
Seattle Children's Hospital & Medical Center fellowship Pediatric Radiology 1996
University of California Irvine residency Diagnostic Radiology 1995
Children's Hospital of San Francisco internship Internal Medicine 1991
University of California at Los Angeles medical school Doctor of Medicine 1990


Dr. Cassady 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 particularly with MR imaging of the fetus. He currently serves on the Board of Directors for the Society of Pediatric Radiology, and is the current Chair of the Section on Radiology at the American Academy of Pediatrics. Dr. Cassady is a Fellow of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Radiology.


Organization Name Role
American Academy of Pediatrics Fellow, Chair of the Section on Radiology
International Fetal Medicine and Surgical Society Member
Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Radiologists Fellow
Society of Pediatric Interventional Radiology Member
Society of Pediatric Radiology Secretary-elect, Board of Directors

Selected Publications

Cassady CI, Mehollin-Ray AR, Olutoye OO, Cass DL. Jugular Vein Hypoplasia Can Preclude ECMO Cannulation in the Neonate with CDH: Potential Identification of the Neonate At-Risk by Fetal MRI. Fetal Diagnosis and Therapy 2011;30(3):225-8. Epub 2011 Sep 28.