Dianna M. Bardo, MD

Vice Chair of Quality & Safety, Medical Imaging; Attending Physician, Medical Imaging (Neuroradiology)

Professor of Radiology (Pediatric Radiology), Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine




Dr.Bardo is a Pediatric Radiologist with expertise in Cardiac Radiology and Neuroradiology. She has a particular interest in brain growth and development in children with congenital heart disease.

She also has a strong interest in Quality & Safety improvement and program development in Medical Imaging, ranging from policy - standard - protocol development to education and safety in performing medical imaging and patient and staff safety in imaging environments.

Clinical Interests

Congenital Heart Disease, Pediatric brain development


Education & Training

Education: Rush University Medical College, 1996

Postgraduate Training: Fellowship in neuroradiology, The University of Chicago, 2001-2002; Fellowship in pediatric radiology, Lurie Children's, 2000-2001; Residency in diagnostic radiology; Cleveland Clinic, 1996-2000

Board Certifications: Neuroradiology, diagnostic radiology, pediatric radiology

Professional Organizations: American College of Radiology, American Society of Pediatric Neuroradiology, International Society for Computed Tomography, International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine, North American Society for Cardiovascular Imaging, Radiological Society of North America, Society of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography, Society for Cardiovascular MRI, Society for Pediatric Radiology