Alexander J. Towbin, MD

Radiologist, Department of Radiology and Medical Imaging

Neil D. Johnson Chair, Radiology Informatics

Co-Chief, Thoracoabdominal Imaging

Assistant Professor, UC Department of Radiology

Phone 513-636-5896

Fax 513-803-3015

Email alexander.towbin@cchmc.org

Radiology informatics; cancer imaging; abdominal imaging
MD: Doctor of Medicine, University of Cincinnati, 2002.

Internship: Pediatrics, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center-University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, 2002-2003.

Residency: Diagnostic Radiology, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, 2003-2007.

Fellowship: Pediatric Radiology, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center-University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, 2008.

Certification: American Board of Radiology, 2007.

Hummel T, Anyane-Yeboa A, Mo J, Towbin A, Weiss B. Response of NF1-related plexiform neurofibroma to high-dose carboplatin. Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2011 Mar;56(3):488-90.

Towbin AJ, Luo GG, Yin H, Mo JQ. Focal nodular hyperplasia in children, adolescents, and young adults. Pediatr Radiol. 2011 Mar;41(3):341-9.

Towbin AJ, Hall S, Moskovitz J, Johnson ND, Donnelly LF. Creating a comprehensive customer service program to help convey critical and acute results of radiology studies. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2011 Jan;196(1):W48-51. 

Hawkins CM, Towbin AJ. Rupture of the left mainstem bronchus following endotracheal intubation in a neonate. Pediatr Radiol. 2010 Nov 13. 

Donnelly LF, Gessner KE, Dickerson JM, Koch BL, Towbin AJ, Lehkamp TW, Moskovitz J, Brody AS, Dumoulin CL, Jones BV. Quality initiatives: department scorecard: a tool to help drive imaging care delivery performance. Radiographics. 2010 Nov;30(7):2029-38.

Towbin AJ, Chaves I. Chronic granulomatous disease. Pediatr Radiol. 2010 May;40(5):657-68; quiz 792-3. 

Rayburg M, Kalinyak KA, Towbin AJ, Baker PB, Joiner CH. Fatal bone marrow embolism in a child with hemoglobin SE disease. Am J Hematol. 2010 Mar;85(3):182-4. 

Rayburg M, Towbin A, Yin H, Maugans T, Maurer B, Nagarajan R, Weiss B. Langerhans cell histiocytosis in a patient with stage 4 neuroblastoma receiving oral fenretinide. Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2009 Dec;53(6):1111-3. 

Towbin AJ, Ying J, Fleck R. Transient hepatic attenuation differences in neonates. Pediatr Radiol. 2009 Aug;39(8):798-803. 

Towbin AJ. The CT appearance of intraoral chewing gum. Pediatr Radiol. 2008 Dec;38(12):1350-2.