Gautham P. Reddy M.D., M.P.H.

Gautham P. Reddy M.D., M.P.H.

Specialties and Expertise

Chest Radiology, Radiology & Imaging


Radiology and Imaging Services




Primary Location

Radiology/Imaging Services at UWMC

1959 NE Pacific St.
Seattle, WA 98195
Phone: 206.598.7200|Map It 


Dr. Reddy is director of thoracic imaging at UW Medicine and is a professor of radiology, vice chair for education and director of medical student education at the University of Washington’s School of Medicine.

Dr. Reddy is an expert in cardiothoracic imaging and is board certified in diagnostic radiology. His research has focused on cardiovascular imaging, including MRI assessment of physiology in congenital and acquired heart disease. During his time as a Radiological Society of North America Scholar, he investigated coronary pathophysiology in myocardial diseases. He has also studied the use of coronary CT angiography and MR angiography in patients with ischemic disease.

Dr. Reddy is the co-author of 100 scientific articles, reviews and book chapters, as well as, three textbooks and an educational CD. He has presented 500 lectures at international, national and regional conferences. He has received five teaching awards. After obtaining his medical degree from the George Washington University, Dr. Reddy trained at Thomas Jefferson University and at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF). He served as chief of cardiac and pulmonary imaging and director of the Diagnostic Radiology Residency Program at UCSF.

Dr. Reddy is the deputy editor of the Journal of Thoracic Imaging and of the Journal of Magnetic Resonance Imaging. He is the president-elect of the North American Society for Cardiovascular Imaging (NASCI) and is a member of the boards of the Association of University Radiologists and the Academy of Radiology Research and of the Executive Council of the Society of Thoracic Radiology. He is a past-president of the Alliance of Clinician-Educators in Radiology (ACER) and the Pacific Northwest Radiological Society. He serves as the senior faculty advisor of the American Alliance of Academic Chief Residents in Radiology, and he is a member of the Diagnostic Radiology Residency Review Committee of the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education. He has been the program chair for NASCI, ACER, the American Roentgen Ray Society Categorical Course and the Washington State Radiological Society.

Patient Care Philosophy

I enjoy all aspects of cardiothoracic imaging. I am happy to discuss imaging exams with patients and to answer questions about imaging appropriateness, diagnosis, quality and safety.

Personal Interests

Outdoor activities, boating, music and opera.

Clinical Interests

Chest radiology and cardiac imaging.

Research Interests

Ischemic heart disease, coronary artery disease and congenital heart disease.


George Washington University School of MedicineMedical education1991
George Washington UniversityMaster
Thomas Jefferson University HospitalResidencyDiagnostic Radiology
Univ. of Calif. San Francisco (Rad.)Fellowship
Univ. of Calif. San Francisco (Rad.)FellowshipRadiology
Univ. of Calif. San Francisco (Rad.)Teaching Appointment
Univ. of Southern CaliforniaInternshipMedicine


Board Certifications

American Board of RadiologyDiagnostic Radiology1996
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