Maria A. Calvo-Garcia, MD

Radiologist, Department of Radiology and Medical Imaging

Academic Affiliations

Assistant Professor, UC Department of Radiology

Phone 513-636-6696

Fax 513-636-8145


Fetal imaging; body imaging; ultrasound
Maria A. Calvo-Garcia, MD, received her medical degree from the Autonomous University of Madrid, Spain. She completed her residency 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 six-month visiting fellowship at Dijkzigt Hospital, Erasmus Univ. of Rotterdam, The Netherlands (Feb 1998-July 1998). She came to Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center first as a research assistant in radiology and then as a clinical fellow until 2004, when she became staff.

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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Pacharn P, Kline-Fath B, Calvo-Garcia, MA, Linam LE, Rubio EI, Salisbury S, Brody AS. Congenital lung lesions:  prenatal MRI and postnatal findings. Pediatr Radiol. 2013 Sep;43(9):1136-43.

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.

Bischoff A, Calvo-Garcia MA, Baregamian N, Levitt MA, Lim FY, Hall J, Pena A. Prenatal counseling for cloaca and cloacal exstrophy – challenges faced by pediatric surgeons. Pediatr Surg Int. 2012;8:781-8.

Neuman 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):544-51.

Frawley KJ, Calvo-Garcia MA, Krueger DA, McMasters RL. ‘Benign’ Ovarian Teratoma and N-Methyl-D-Aspartate Receptor (Nmdar) Encephalitis in a Child. Pediatr Radiol. 2012;42:120-23.

Lee TC, Lim FY, Keswani SG, Frischer JS, Haberman B, Kingma, PS, Habli M, Jaekle RK, Sharp G, Kline-Fath B, Rubio EI, Calvo M. Guimaraes C, Crombleholme TM. Late gestation fetal magnetic resonance imaging-derived total lung volume predicts postnatal survival and need for extracorporeal membrane oxygenation support in isolated congenital diaphragmatic hernia. J Pediatr Surg. 2011;46(6):1165-71.

Calvo-Garcia MA, Kline-Fath BM, Levit 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):1117-28.

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

Linam LE, Yu X, Calvo-Garcia MA, Rubio E, Crombleholme TM, Boce K, Kline-Fath BM. Contribution of Magnetic Resonance Imaging to Prenatal Differential Diagnosis of Renal Tumors:  Report of Two Cases and Review of the Literature. Fetal Diagn Ther. 2010;28:100-8.

Yazici Z, Kline-Fath BM, Tazici B, Rubio E, Calvo-Garcia MA. Congenital dacryocystocele: prenatal MRI findings. Pediatr Radiol. 2010;40: 1868-73.

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. Sept 2009;39:1369-1372.