Pediatric Radiology

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

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.


Research and Clinical Studies

As a nationally recognized research center, UPMC Children’s Hospital’s Pediatric Radiology participates in the latest clinical studies, which involve human volunteers and are intended to add to our medical understanding.

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Referral Requirements

Referrals are not required from primary care physicians or other UPMC Children’s specialty services. Patients enrolled in managed care insurance plans may require authorization from their insurance provider and primary care physician. Please check with your insurance plan regarding any authorization requirements. All necessary authorization forms must be received before the patient's visit. For accurate provider numbers or more information, please call 412-864-8965 or 412-692-5512.

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