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The Pediatric Radiology Department provides diagnostic imaging services for infants, children and teens. All diagnostic imaging modalities are available, including:

  • Conventional radiography
  • DEXA
  • Excretory urography
  • Fluoroscopy
  • Ultrasonography
  • Nuclear medicine (Molecular Imaging)
  • Computed tomography
  • Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)
  • Positron Emission Tomography (PET)
    • PET/CT
  • Advanced MR imaging, including 3T, MR spectroscopy, diffusion tensor imaging
  • Interventional radiology
    • Angiography
    • Venography
  • Radiation Oncology

In addition, a full scope of interventional procedures is offered.

Prior to any interventional procedure, a detailed discussion with the interventionalist is recommended. The department welcomes consults and is available to discuss cases over the telephone or within the department.

For radiology images or reports taken at any Children's Hospital outpatient location, call 412-692-5717.

Neighborhood Locations

Our neighborhood locations accommodate a wide range of diagnostic imaging services for infants, children and teens close to home. See the full list below.

Radiology & Imaging Services - Lawrenceville Campus

  • Fluoroscopy
    • Barium Enema
    • Cookie Swallow
    • Esophagram
    • Upper Gastrointestinal (UGI) Series
    • Voiding Cystourethrogram (VCUG)
  • CT Scan
  • Interventional Radiology
    • Image-Guided Biopsies
    • Joint Aspiration / Joint Injection
    • Peripherally Inserted Central Catheter (PICC)
  • Magnetic Resonance Angiography (MRA)
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)
  • Nuclear Medicine Tests (Molecular Imaging)
    • DMSA Renal (Kidney) Scan
    • Gastric Emptying Study
  • Positron Emission Tomography (PET) Scans
  • Ultrasound
  • X-Ray

Referral Requirements

Referrals are required from primary care physicians or other Children’s Hospital specialty services. Referrals for patients enrolled in managed care insurance plans also may require authorization from the insurance provider and primary care physician. All necessary referral and authorization forms must be received before the patient's visit. For accurate provider numbers or more information, please call 412-692-5544 or 412-692-5512.

Referring physicians: Please provide the radiologist with details of clinical and other pertinent findings so the highest quality examination can be made.

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  • Radiology & Imaging Services - Children's Hospital Main Campus

    Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
    4401 Penn Avenue
    Floor 2
    Pittsburgh PA, 15224

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    4055 Monroeville Blvd.
    Building One
    Monroeville PA, 15146

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    2599 Wexford Bayne Rd.
    Sewickley PA, 15143

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    205 Millers Run Road
    Bridgeville PA, 15017

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