Maria A. Calvo-Garcia, MD

Radiologist, Department of Radiology and Medical Imaging

Academic Affiliations

Associate Professor, UC Department of Radiology

Phone 515-636-7494

Fax 513-636-8145


Fetal imaging; body imaging; ultrasound
Maria Calvo-Garcia, MD, received her medical degree from the Autonomous University of Madrid, Spain. She completed her residence at Gregorio Maranon University General Hospital, University of Madrid, Spain. She was a staff radiologist at Ambulatorio Moratalaz, Virgen de la Torre Hospital, Madrid, Spain. In 1994 she served as Staff Radiologist at Badalona Hospital, Badalona, Barcelona, Spain until June 2001 with a 6 month visiting fellowship at Dijkzigt Hospital, Erasmus Univ. of Rotterdam, The Netherlands (Feb 1998-July 1998). She came to the Pediatric Radiology Department at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medial Center first as a research assistant in Radiology and then as a Pediatric Radiology clinical fellow until 2004, when she became staff. She obtained her Diagnostic Radiology certification by the American Board of Radiology in 2007 and her Pediatric Radiology Subespecialty certification by the American Board of Radiology in 2009. Her expertise and focused area of interest is Fetal and Neonatal Imaging as well as Ultrasound.

MD: Autonomous University of Madrid, Spain.

Residency: Radiology, Gregorio Maranon University General Hospital, University of Madrid, Spain, 1990-1993.

Degree of Specialty: Radiology, University of Madrid, Spain, 1993.

Certification: Diagnostic Radiology, American Board of Radiology, 2007;
Pediatric Radiology, CAQ American Board of Radiology, 2009.

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Calvo-Garcia MA. Guidelines for scanning twins and triplets with US and MRI. Pediatr Radiol. 2016;46:155-166.

Calvo-Garcia MA, Kline-Fath BM, Adams DM, Gupta A, Koch BL, Lim FY, Laor T. Imaging evaluation of fetal vascular anomalies. Pediatric radiology. 2015;44(8);1218-1229.

Calvo-Garcia MA. Imaging Evaluation of Fetal Megacystis: How Can Magnetic Resonance Imaging Help? Seminars in Ultrasound, CT, and MR. 2015;36(6):537-49.

Calvo-Garcia MA, Lim FY, Stanek J, Bitters C, Kline-Fath BM. Congenital peribronchial myofibroblastic tumor: Prenatal imaging clues to differentiate from other fetal chest lesions. Pediatr Radiol. 2014;44(4):479-83.

Calvo-Garcia MA, Kline-Fath, BM, Rubio EI, Merrow AC, Guimaraes CV, Lim FY. Fetal MRI of cloacal exstrophy. Pediatr Radiol. 2013 Mar;43(5):593-604.

Neumann J*, Calvo-Garcia MA*, Kline-Fath BM, Bitters C, Merrow AC, Guimaraes CV, Lim FY. Prenatal imaging of amniotic band sequence: utility and role of fetal MRI as an adjunct to prenatal US. Pediatr Radiol. 2012 Aug;42(5):544-551. *These authors contributed equally.

Calvo-Garcia MA, Kline-Fath BM, Levitt MA, Lim FY, Linam LE, Patel, MN, Kraus SJ, Crombleholme TM, Pena A. Fetal MRI Clues to diagnose cloacal malformations. Pediatric Radiol. 2011;41(9):1117-1128.

Kline-Fath BM, Calvo-Garcia MA. Prenatal Imaging of Congenital Malformations of the Brain. Semin Ultrasound CT MR. 2011;32:167-188.

Calvo-Garcia MA, Kline-Fath BM, Jones BB, Caré MM, Koch BL. Brain malformations associated with epignathus: a clue for the correct prenatal diagnosis. Pediatric Radiol. 2009 Sept;39:1369-1372.

Calvo-Garcia MA, Campbell KM, O’Hara SM, Khoury P, Mitsnefes MM, Strife CF. Acquired renal cysts after pediatric liver transplantation: Association with cyclosporine and renal dysfunction. Pediatr Transplantation. 2008:12:666-671.