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David Dixon Childs, M.D.Wake Forest School of Medicine

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David Dixon Childs, M.D.

Associate Professor,

Clinical Interests

Musculoskeletal Diagnostic and Therapeutic Interventions, Abdominal Imaging, Magnetic Resonance Imaging, Radiology, Abdominal CT, Diagnostic Radiology, Musculoskeletal Radiology

Contact Information

Department: 336-716-2471

Email: dchilds@wakehealth.edu

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Education & Training

  • B.A., Wake Forest University , 1997
  • M.D., WFU School of Medicine , 2001
  • Residency, Diagnostic Radiology, U Arkansas Med Ctr, 2006
  • Fellowship, Diagnostic Radiology, North Carolina Baptist Hospita, 2007

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Radiology, Diagnostic Radiology, Radiology - Radiology

Memberships

  • Am Coll Of Radiology
  • Radiological Soc of North Amer

NPI Number

  • 1629148416
David Dixon Childs, M.D.

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David Dixon Childs, M.D.

Associate Professor, Radiology

Contact Information

Academic: 336-716-2471 | Department: 336-716-2471

Email: dchilds@wakehealth.edu

Recent Publications

Childs DD, Clingan MJ, Zagoria RJ, Sirintrapun J, Tangtiang K, Anderson A, Leyendecker JR. In-phase signal intensity loss in solid renal masses on dual-echo gradient-echo MRI: association with malignancy and pathologic classification. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2014;203(4):W421-W428.

Childs DD, Leyendecker JR, Gianini J, Hall C. Contrast-enhanced magnetic resonance urography at 3T: clinical feasibility. J Comput Assist Tomogr. 2013;37(1):29-36.

Davis IC, Heilbrun ME, Tangtiang K, Childs DD, Zagoria RJ. Computed tomography-guided renal tumor biopsies: tumor imaging features affecting sample adequacy. J Comput Assist Tomogr. 2013;37(2):171-175.

Allen BC, Chen MY, Childs DD, Zagoria RJ. Imaging-guided radiofrequency ablation of cystic renal neoplasms. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2013;200(6):1365-1369.

Gupta P, Allen BC, Chen MY, Childs DD, Kota G, Zagoria RJ. Renal function outcomes for multifocal renal neoplasms managed by radiofrequency ablation. Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol. 2013;36(5):1329-1335.

Childs DD, Leyendecker JR, Gianini J, Hall C. Re: Contrast-enhanced magnetic resonance urography at 3T: clinical feasibility [editorial comment]. J Urol. 2013;190(5):1714.

Childs D. Introductory statement [editorial]. J Comput Assist Tomogr. 2013;37(6):843.

Leyendecker JR, DuBose M, Hosseinzadeh K, Stone R, Gianini J, Childs DD, Snow AN, Mertz H. MRI of pregnancy-related issues: abnormal placentation. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2012;198(2):311-320.



Zagoria RJ, Pettus JA, Rogers M, Werle DM, Childs D, Leyendecker JR. Long-term outcomes after percutaneous radiofrequency ablation for renal cell carcinoma. Urology. 2011;77(6):1393-1397.

Pettus JA, Werle DM, Saunders W, Hemal A, Kader AK, Childs D, Zagoria RJ. Percutaneous radiofrequency ablation does not affect glomerular filtration rate. J Endourol. 2010;24(10):1687-1691.

Lynch S, Bloomfeld R, Mott R, Waters G, Childs D, Leyendecker J. Preoperative magnetic resonance enterography (MRE) accurately identifies pathologic and surgically confirmed penetrating and obstructive complications of Crohn's disease [abstract]. Am J Gastroenterol. 2010;105(Suppl 1):S422.

Uppot RN, Silverman SG, Zagoria RJ, Tuncali K, Childs DD, Gervais DA. Imaging-guided percutaneous ablation of renal cell carcinoma: a primer of how we do it. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2009;192(6):1558-1570.

Howard CW, Kalakish SR, Pettus JA, Hemal AK, Richards KA, Romero V, Childs DD, Zagoria RJ, Kader AK. Radiologic vs. pathologic tumor size measurements of renal cell carcinoma: implications on radio frequency ablation efficacy [abstract]. J Urol. 2009;181(4 Suppl):470.

Childs D, Dalrymple NC. Female reproductive system In: Dalrymple NC, Leyendecker JR, Oliphant M, eds. Problem solving in abdominal imaging. Philadelphia: Mosby Elsevier;2009: 599-635.

Childs DD, Tchelepi H. Ultrasound and abdominal intervention: new luster on an old gem. Ultrasound Clin. 2009;4(1):25-43.

Childs DD, Leyendecker JR. MRI of the pelvis: a guide to incidental findings for musculoskeletal radiologists. Semin Musculoskelet Radiol. 2008;12(1):83-103.

Leyendecker JR, Childs DD. Kidneys and MR urography. Magn Reson Imaging Clin N Am. 2007;15(3):373-382.

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Associate Professor, Radiology

Clinical Interests

Musculoskeletal Diagnostic and Therapeutic Interventions, Abdominal Imaging, Magnetic Resonance Imaging, Radiology, Abdominal CT, Diagnostic Radiology, Musculoskeletal Radiology
David Dixon Childs, M.D.

David Dixon Childs, M.D.

Associate Professor, Radiology

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