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Radiologist, Department of Radiology and Medical Imaging

Program Director, Pediatric Radiology Fellowship

Assistant Professor, UC Department of Radiology



Board Certified

My Biography & Research


Eric J. Crotty, PhD, was raised in Cork, Ireland and received his MB, BCh, BAO degree from the University of College Cork, graduating in 1990. Having worked for three years in pediatrics, he undertook a radiology residency program from 1995 to 1999. Subsequently he did a fellowship year in thoracic imaging at Duke University Medical Center, from July 1999 to June 2000, followed by a pediatric radiology fellowship year at Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center from July 2000 to June 2001. He later joined the staff at Cincinnati Children's. He currently is the program director of the Pediatric Radiology Fellowship Program. His interests include education, and cardio thoracic imaging.

Additional Languages


Clinical Interests

Pulmonary radiology; cardiac radiology

Academic Affiliation

Assistant Professor, UC Department of Radiology


Radiology, Radiology

My Education

MD: University College Cork, Ireland, 1990.

Residency: Radiology, Cork University Hospital, Ireland.

Fellowship in Thoracic Imaging: Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, 1999-2000.

Fellowship in Pediatric Radiology: Cincinnati Children's, Cincinnati, OH, 2000-2001.

Certification: FFRRCSI, 1998; American Board of Radiology, 2005; American Board of Radiology-Pediatrics, 2006.

My Publications

Computed Tomographic 3-Dimensional Virtual Dissection Aiding Surgical Planning in a Rare Pediatric Case of Bicuspid Aortic Valve with Ascending Aorta Pseudoaneurysm. Steele, J; Alsaied, T; Crotty, EJ; Tretter, JT. Circulation: Cardiovascular Imaging. 2020; 13.

mDixon ECG-gated 3-dimensional cardiovascular magnetic resonance angiography in patients with congenital cardiovascular disease. Kourtidou, S; Jones, MR; Moore, RA; Tretter, JT; Ollberding, NJ; Crotty, EJ; Rattan, MS; Fleck, RJ; Taylor, MD. Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance. 2019; 21.

Procalcitonin Levels in Critically Ill Children with Status Asthmaticus. Samraj, RS; Crotty, EJ; Wheeler, DS. Pediatric Emergency Care. 2019; 35:671-674.

Non-contrast three-dimensional gradient recalled echo Dixon-based magnetic resonance angiography/venography in children. Dillman, JR; Trout, AT; Merrow, AC; Moore, RA; Rattan, MS; Crotty, EJ; Fleck, RJ; Yoneyama, M; Wang, H; Tkach, JA. Pediatric Radiology: roentgenology, nuclear medicine, ultrasonics, CT, MRI. 2019; 49:407-414.

Quantitative CT scans of lung parenchymal pathology in premature infants ages 0-6 years. Spielberg, DR; Walkup, LL; Stein, JM; Crotty, EJ; Rattan, MS; Hossain, MM; Brody, AS; Woods, JC. Pediatric Pulmonology. 2018; 53:316-323.

Occult RV systolic dysfunction detected by CMR derived RV circumferential strain in patients with pectus excavatum. Truong, VT; Li, CY; Brown, RL; Moore, RA; Garcia, VF; Crotty, EJ; Taylor, MD; Ngo, TM N; Mazur, W. PLoS ONE. 2017; 12:e0189128-e0189128.

How Should We Diagnose Persistence of the Artery of the Fifth Pharyngeal Arch?. Tretter, JT; Crotty, EJ; Anderson, RH; Taylor, MD. Pediatric Cardiology. 2017; 38:1722-1724.

Reliability of Examination Findings in Suspected Community-Acquired Pneumonia. Florin, TA; Ambroggio, L; Brokamp, C; Rattan, MS; Crotty, EJ; Kachelmeyer, A; Ruddy, RM; Shah, SS. Pediatrics. 2017; 140:e20170310-e20170310.

Chest Radiographic Findings and Outcomes of Pneumonia Among Children in Botswana. Kelly, MS; Crotty, EJ; Rattan, MS; Wirth, KE; Steenhoff, AP; Cunningham, CK; Arscott-Mills, T; Boiditswe, S; Chimfwembe, D; David, T; et al. The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal. 2016; 35:257-262.

Diffuse Lung Disease in Biopsied Children 2 to 18 Years of Age Application of the chILD Classification Scheme. Fan, LL; Dishop, MK; Galambos, C; Askin, FB; White, FV; Langston, C; Liptzin, DR; Kroehl, ME; Deutsch, GH; Young, LR; et al. Annals of the American Thoracic Society. 2015; 12:1498-1505.