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Craig E. Barnes, MD

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Areas of Expertise

  • Pediatric Radiology Musculoskeletal Imag. Diagnostic Radiology Cardiac CT Imaging Body Imaging - CT/MRI


Phoenix Children's Hospital - Main
1919 E. Thomas Rd., Phoenix, Arizona 85016


Education & Training

Board Certification

American Board of Radiology Diagnostic Radiology; American Board of Radiology Certificate of Added Qualifications Pediatric Radiology

Medical School / Education

Medical College of Virginia, Richmond, VA


(Diagnostic Radiology) Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston-Salem, NC


(Pediatric Radiology) Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston-Salem, NC

Academic Affiliations

Clinical Associate Professor of Radiology, University of Arizona College of Medicine

Professional Affiliations

Society for Pediatric Radiology; Radiological Society of North America; American College of Radiology; Association of Program Directors in Radiology; Society of Computed Body Tomography and Magnetic Resonance


  • Best Doctors in America Database; Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society; Current Member and Chair of Pediatrics Subcommittee of the Educational Exhibits Committee of the Radiological Society of North America; Past member of the University Based Pediatric Radiology Committee of the Society for Pediatric Radiology; Teaching Award recipient at Wake Forest University School of Medicine and Kessler Air Force Base.

Research & Publications

Recent publications

P Peer-reviewed Articles:

1. Caserta MP, Chen MYM, Barnes CE, Anthony EY. Adnexal pathology in the pediatric female pelvis. Contemp Diagn Radiol. 2007; 30(17):1-5.

2. Hussain HM, Barnes CE. Pediatric skeletal trauma – plain film to MRI. Appl Radiol, 2007 Aug:24-33.

3. Leyendecker JR, Barnes CE, Zagoria RJ. MR urography: techniques and clinical applications. Radiographics. 2008; 28:23-48.

4. Langley EW, Kirse DK, Barnes CE, Covitz W, Shetty AK. Retropharyngeal edema: an unusual manifestation of kawasaki disease. J Emer Med. 2009 Jan 14. (Epub ahead of print)

5. Veerapandiyan A, Blalock D, Ghosh S, Ip E, Barnes C, Shashi V. Laryngoscope. 2011 Apr;121(4):732-7. Epub 2011 Feb 8.


1. Barnes CE, Milner LD, Lie-Nielsen ST, Chen MY, Anthony EY. Multidetector CT: should we consider a change in reading plane? Ped Radiol 2005; 35:S58.

2. Milner LD, Anthony EY, Chen M, Lie-Nielsen ST, Barnes CE. Multidetector chest CT: should we consider a change in reading planes? AJR Am J Roentgenol 2005; 184S:129.

3. Lie-Nielsen ST, Anthony EY, Chen M, Milner LD, Barnes CE. Multidetector CT of the abdomen: should we consider a change in reading planes? AJR Am J Roentgenol 2005; 184S:130.

4. Barnes CE, Wile GE, Anthony EY. Pediatric trauma and the emerging role of reformatted images. Pediatr Radiol 2006; 36 (Suppl 1):95.

5. Wile GE, Anthony EY, Barnes CE. The developing role for reformatted images in pediatric trauma. AJR Am J Roentgenol 2006; 186, (Suppl 4): A151.

Musculoskeletal Imaging; Cardiac CT Imaging; Body Imaging applications of CT and MRI
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