Christopher T. Whitlow, M.D., Ph.D.Wake Forest Baptist Health

Christopher T. Whitlow, M.D., Ph.D.

Assistant Professor,

Clinical Specialties

Advanced Neuroradiology MRI Techniques, Neuroradiology, Radiology

Contact Information

Department: 336-716-7849


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Education & Training

  • B.A., East Carolina University , 1997
  • M.D., WFU School of Medicine , 2004
  • Ph.D., WFU School of Medicine , 2004
  • Internship, Medicine, Moses H Cone Mem Hosp, 2005
  • Residency, Diagnostic Radiology, North Carolina Baptist Hospita, 2009
  • Fellowship, Diagnostic Radiology, Wake Forest Baptist Med Ctr, 2010

Board Certifications

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

NPI Number

  • 1063696557
Christopher T. Whitlow, M.D., Ph.D.Wake Forest Baptist Health

Christopher T. Whitlow, M.D., Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Radiology
Translational Science Institute

Contact Information

Academic: 336-716-7849 | Department: 336-716-7849


Recent Publications

Tate J, Brashear A, Whitlow C, Snively B, Ozelius L, Sweadner K, Stacy M, Haq I. Rapid-onset dystonia-Parkinsonism presenting as tremor-dominant Parkinson's disease (PO4.161) [abstract]. Neurology. 2013;80(1 Meeting Abstracts):P04.

Lillie EM, Urban JE, Lynch SK, Whitlow CT, Stitzel JD. Evaluation of the extent and distribution of diffuse axonal injury from real world motor vehicle crashes--biomed 2013. Biomed Sci Instrum. 2013;49():297-304.

Vishwas MS, Whitlow CT, Ihtsham ul Haq. An unusual aetiology for internuclear ophthalmoplegia. BMJ Case Rep. 2013;2013():.

Watts JM, Whitlow CT, Maldjian JA. Clinical applications of arterial spin labeling. NMR Biomed. 2013;26(8):892-900.

Marcus S, Whitlow CT, Koonce J, Zapadka ME, Chen MY, Williams DW 3rd, Lewis M, Evans AK. Computed tomography supports histopathologic evidence of vestibulocochlear sexual dimorphism. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2013;77(7):1118-1122.

Divers J, Hugenschmidt C, Sink KM, Williamson JD, Ge Y, Smith SC, Bowden DW, Whitlow CT, Lyders E, Maldjian JA, Freedman BI. Cerebral white matter hyperintensity in African Americans and European Americans with type 2 diabetes. J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis. 2013;22(7):e46-52.

Reis JP, Launer LJ, Terry JG, Loria CM, Zeki Al Hazzouri A, Sidney S, Yaffe K, Jacobs DR Jr, Whitlow CT, Zhu N, Carr JJ. Subclinical atherosclerotic calcification and cognitive functioning in middle-aged adults: the CARDIA study. Atherosclerosis. 2013;231(1):72-77.

Johnston ME, Zheng Z, Maldjian JA, Whitlow CT, Morykwas MJ, Jung Y. Cerebral blood flow quantification in swine using pseudo-continuous arterial spin labeling. J Magn Reson Imaging. 2013;38(5):1111-1118.

Cobb BR, Urban JE, Davenport EM, Rowson S, Duma SM, Maldjian JA, Whitlow CT, Powers AK, Stitzel JD. Head impact exposure in youth football: elementary school ages 9-12 years and the effect of practice structure. Ann Biomed Eng. 2013;41(12):2463-2473.

Urban JE, Davenport EM, Golman AJ, Maldjian JA, Whitlow CT, Powers AK, Stitzel JD. Head impact exposure in youth football: high school ages 14 to 18 years and cumulative impact analysis. Ann Biomed Eng. 2013;41(12):2474-2487.

Maldjian JA, Whitlow CT, Saha BN, Kota G, Vandergriff C, Davenport EM, Divers J, Freedman BI, Bowden DW. Automated white matter total lesion volume segmentation in diabetes. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 2013;34(12):2265-2270.

Casanova R, Whitlow CT, Wagner B, Espeland MA, Maldjian JA. Combining graph and machine learning methods to analyze differences in functional connectivity across sex. Open Neuroimag J. 2012;6():1-9.

Singh J, Baker MD, Morris PP, Whitlow CT. Percutaneous pediculoplasty for traumatic pedicle fracture. A technical case report. Interv Neuroradiol. 2012;18(2):221-226.

Urban JE, Maldjian JA, Whitlow CT, Stitzel JD. A method to investigate the size and shape variation of the lateral ventricles with age. Biomed Sci Instrum. 2012;48():447-453.

Maldjian JA, Whitlow CT. Whither the hippocampus? FDG-PET hippocampal hypometabolism in Alzheimer disease revisited. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 2012;33(10):1975-1982.

Urban JE, Whitlow CT, Edgerton CA, Powers AK, Maldjian JA, Stitzel JD. Motor vehicle crash-related subdural hematoma from real-world head impact data. J Neurotrauma. 2012;29(18):2774-2781.

Chen MYM, Whitlow CT. Scope of diagnostic imaging In: Chen MYM, Pope TL, Ott DJ, eds. Basic radiology. 2nd ed. New York: McGraw Hill Medical;2011: 1-14.

Dixon RL, Whitlow CT. The physical basis of diagnostic imaging In: Chen MYM, Pope TL, Ott DJ, eds. Basic radiology. 2nd ed. New York: McGraw Hill Medical;2011: 15-23.

Pollock JM, Whitlow CT, Simonds J, Stevens EA, Kraft RA, Burdette JH, Maldjian JA. Response of arteriovenous malformations to gamma knife therapy evaluated with pulsed arterial spin-labeling MRI perfusion. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2011;196(1):15-22.

Simonds JS, Whitlow CT, Chen MYM, Williams DW III. Isolated fractures of the posterior maxillary sinus: CT appearance and proposed mechanism. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 2011;32(3):468-470.

Casanova R, Whitlow CT, Wagner B, Williamson J, Shumaker SA, Maldjian JA, Espeland MA. High dimensional classification of structural MRI Alzheimer's disease data based on large scale regularization. Front Neuroinform. 2011;5():article 22.

Lyders EM, Whitlow CT, Baker MD, Morris PP. Imaging and treatment of sacral insufficiency fractures. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 2010;31(2):201-210.

Whitlow CT, Geer CP, Mattern CWT, Mussat-Whitlow BJ, Yazdani SK, Berry JL, Lalli JH, Claus RO, Challa VR, Morris PP. Endovascular histologic effects of ultrathin gold- or vitronectin-coated platinum aneurysm coils in a rodent arterial occlusion model: a preliminary investigation. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 2009;30(1):85-90.

Whitlow CT, Yazdani SK, Reedy ML, Kaminsky SE, Berry JL, Morris PP. Investigating sacroplasty: technical considerations and finite element analysis of polymethylmethacrylate infusion into cadaveric sacrum. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 2007;28(6):1036-1041.

Whitlow CT, Mussat-Whitlow BJ, Mattern CW, Baker MD, Morris PP. Sacroplasty versus vertebroplasty: comparable clinical outcomes for the treatment of fracture-related pain. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 2007;28(7):1266-1270.

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Assistant Professor, Radiology

Clinical Specialties

Advanced Neuroradiology MRI Techniques, Neuroradiology, Radiology

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