Robert C. Orth, MD, PhD
- Texas Medical Center
Chief Quality Officer and Division Chief of Body Radiology
Texas Children's Hospital
|Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center||fellowship||Pediatric Radiology||2009|
|University of California, San Diego||residency||Diagnostic Radiology||2008|
|Aurora Health Care Program||internship||Transitional||2004|
|University of Texas Medical School at Houston||postgraduate education||Doctor of Philosophy||2003|
|University of Texas at Houston||medical school||Doctor of Medicine||2003|
Dr. Orth is the Chief Quality Officer and the Division Chief of Body 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 musculoskeletal, genitourinary, and tumor imaging, clinical practice guideline development, and comparative effectiveness research. He is a member of the Baylor College of Medicine/Texas Children's Hospital Center for Clinical Effectiveness and serves on several committees charged with the formulation of clinical practice guidelines, aggregation and translation of health information technology, and policy advocacy. He is a member of the Society for Pediatric Radiology's Safety Committee and is actively involved in research and educational initiatives to improve patient safety through judicious use of imaging in children. Dr. Orth performs all aspects of pediatric radiology in addition to multimodality imaging, diagnostic and therapeutic nuclear medicine, and interventional musculoskeletal imaging.
|American Board of Radiology||Member|
|American Roentgen Ray Society||Member|
|Radiological Society of North America||Member|
|Society of Medical Decision Making||Member|
|Society of Nuclear Medicine||Member|
Orth RC, Towbin AJ. Acute testicular ischemia caused by incarcerated inguinal hernia.Pediatric Radiology 2012 Feb;42(2):196-200. Epub 2011 Aug 28.