Manjiri K. Dighe M.D.

Manjiri K. Dighe M.D.

Specialties and Expertise

Body Radiology, Diagnostic Radiology, Radiology & Imaging


Radiology and Imaging Services


English, Hindi


Primary Location

Radiology/Imaging Services at UWMC

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

Maternal Fetal Medicine Clinic - Yakima

3003 Tieton Dr., Ste. 240
Yakima, WA 98902
Phone: 855.464.6298|Map It 


Dr. Dighe is section chief of body imaging at the University of Washington and a UW associate professor of radiology. In addition to body imaging, she is an expert in obstetric and thyroid imaging. She also conducts research on thyroid nodules using non-invasive ways to diagnose malignancy which includes ultrasound elastography. She also has a long interest and expertise in obstetric imaging and works closely with the Maternal Fetal Medicine group in UW to diagnose complex cases.

Dr. Dighe completed her residency in radiology in 2002. After completing her residency training, she underwent a year of abdominal imaging fellowship at the University of Washington Medical Center. Dr. Dighe joined the staff in August of 2004 as an acting assistant professor, becoming an assistant professor in 2005 and associate professor in 2011. Dr. Dighe is also the director of ultrasound at the UW Medical Center.

She is a fellow of the Society of Abdominal Radiology and Society of Radiologists in Ultrasound. She is board certified in radiology.

Patient Care Philosophy

I especially like to work with patients who are actively involved in their care. I work closely with the Maternal Fetal Medicine group and run regular conferences and consults with them to bring together all aspects of evaluation and treatment for the patient's benefit. I also like bringing new technology to the forefront so as to benefit the patients.

Personal Interests

Reading and traveling.

Clinical Interests

Clinical research in thyroid nodules; obstetrics - anomalies; placentation issues and ultrasound.

Research Interests

Thyroid nodule; fetal anomalies.


Topiwala National Medical CollegeMedical education2002
Grant Medical CollegeMedical education1996
Grant Medical College-Administrative Dept.Internship
Thane Ultrasound CentreFellowshipMusculoskeletal Radiology
Topiwala National Medical CollegeResidencyRadiology


Board Certifications

American Board of RadiologyDiagnostic Radiology2009
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