Michael E. Zapadka, D.O.Wake Forest Baptist Health

Michael E. Zapadka, D.O.

Assistant Professor,

Clinical Specialties

Neuroradiology, Radiology

Contact Information

Department: 336-716-7849


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Education & Training

  • D.O., Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine , 2002
  • B.S., Penn State University , 1998
  • Internship, General Practice, Delaware Cnty Mem Hosp, 2003
  • Residency, Diagnostic Radiology, Bryn Mawr Hosp, 2007
  • Fellowship, Diagnostic Radiology, WFU School of Medicine, 2008

Board Certifications

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


  • Roentgen Ray Society
  • Am Coll Of Radiology
  • Radiological Soc of North Amer
  • Am Osteopathic Assn
  • Am Soc Of Neuroradiology

NPI Number

  • 1992989792
Michael E. Zapadka, D.O.Wake Forest Baptist Health

Michael E. Zapadka, D.O.

Assistant Professor, Radiology

Contact Information

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


Recent Publications

Krishnan B, Smith TL, Dubey P, Zapadka ME, Torti FM, Willingham MC, Tallant EA, Gallagher PE. Angiotensin-(1-7) attenuates metastatic prostate cancer and reduces osteoclastogenesis. Prostate. 2013;73(1):71-82.

Ravish ME, Krowchuk DP, Zapadka M, Shetty AK. A 6-year-old girl with fever, rash, and increased intracranial pressure. J Emerg Med. 2013;45(2):186-189.

Geer CP, Simonds J, Anvery A, Chen MY, Burdette JH, Zapadka ME, Ellis TL, Tatter SB, Lesser GJ, Chan MD, McMullen KP, Johnson AJ. Does MR perfusion imaging impact management decisions for patients with brain tumors? A prospective study. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 2012;33(3):556-562.

Shashi V, Francis A, Hooper SR, Kranz PG, Zapadka M, Schoch K, Ip E, Tandon N, Howard TD, Keshavan MS. Increased corpus callosum volume in children with chromosome 22q11.2 deletion syndrome is associated with neurocognitive deficits and genetic polymorphisms. Eur J Hum Genet. 2012;20(10):1051-1057.

Shashi V, Veerapandiyan A, Keshavan MS, Zapadka M, Schoch K, Kwapil TR, Hooper SR, Stanley JA. Altered development of the dorsolateral prefrontal cortex in chromosome 22q11.2 deletion syndrome: an in vivo proton spectroscopy study. Biol Psychiatry. 2012;72(8):684-691.

Zapadka ME, Bradbury MS, Williams DW III. Brain and its coverings In: Chen MYM, Pope TL, Ott DJ, eds. Basic radiology. 2nd ed. New York: McGraw Hill Medical;2011: 325-364.

Chan MD, Attia A, Tatter SB, Lesser G, Zapadka ME, Mott RT, Carter A, McMullen KP, Shaw EG, Ellis TE [sic ] [Ellis TL]. Radiation-induced adult medulloblastoma: a two-case report and review of the literature. J Neurooncol. 2011;103(3):745-749.

Johnson AJ, Chen MYM, Zapadka ME, Lyders EM, Littenberg B. Radiology report clarity: a cohort study of structured reporting compared with conventional dictation. J Am Coll Radiol. 2010;7(7):501-506.

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Assistant Professor, Radiology

Clinical Specialties

Neuroradiology, Radiology

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