Kenneth R. Maravilla M.D.

 Kenneth  R. Maravilla M.D.

Specialties and Expertise

Brain Tumors, Diagnostic Radiology, Multiple Sclerosis, Neurological Surgery, Neuro-Oncology, Neuroradiology, Radiology & Imaging


Radiology and Imaging Services




Radiology/Imaging Services at UWMC

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


Kenneth R. Maravilla, M.D., specializes in neuroradiology, with expertise in diagnostic imaging of the brain, spine and extracranial head and neck pathology. Dr. Maravilla is director of the Magnetic Resonance Research Laboratory and director of the Brain Imaging Core facility, both at University of Washington, Seattle. He joined UW in 1986.

Dr. Maravilla earned his M.D. from SUNY Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn. He completed his general surgery internship at Baylor Medical Center, Houston, Texas; diagnostic radiology residency at University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas; and neuroradiology fellowship at University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. He is board-certified in diagnostic radiology.

His research interests include developing new techniques of MR imaging for diagnosis of central nervous system disease and exploring such applications in multiple sclerosis, brain tumors and peripheral nerve disease.

Dr. Maravilla is a UW professor of radiology and neurological surgery.

Personal Interests

In his spare time, Dr. Maravilla enjoys photography, travel, power walking, opera and Broadway shows.


State Univ. of New York at Brooklyn - Downstate Medical CenterMedical education1970
Ben Taub Gen HospitalInternship
Parkland Memorial HospitalResidencyRadiology
University of PittsburghFellowshipNeuroradiology


Board Certifications

American Board of RadiologyDiagnostic Radiology1976
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