Diagnosis of illnesses, injuries, and diseases of infants, children, adolescents, and young adults by using imaging techniques and equipment (artificial Windows / light panels and positioning equipment such as sponges, weights) is called pediatric radiology.
Pediatric radiologists must complete
• A degree from a medical school
• 1 year or more of clinical medicine training
• 4 years of training in diagnostic radiology
• 2 additional years of training in the diagnosis of infants and children using imaging equipment.
• Pediatric radiologists must have additional certification from American Board of Radiology
Pediatric radiologists are highly qualified to choose best imaging techniques such as x-ray, NMR, ultrasound, magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), and computed tomography (CT), to treat various medical and surgical problems in children.