Randolph K. Otto M.D.

Randolph K. Otto M.D.

Specialties and Expertise

Pediatric 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. Otto is director of pediatric radiology at Seattle Children's Hospital and an UW associate professor of radiology. He practices general pediatric radiology with interests in cardiac, body imaging and MRI.

Dr. Otto earned his bachelor's degree and M.D. from the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, Michigan. After training at William Beaumont Hospital in Royal Oak, Michigan, he completed a residency in diagnostic radiology at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School in Dallas, Texas, and a fellowship in pediatric radiology at Children's Hospital in Dallas.

He practiced pediatric and adult diagnostic radiology for 17 years in Tacoma, Washington, when he accepted a faculty position at Seattle Children's Hospital.

He is board certified in both diagnostic radiology and pediatric radiology.

Patient Care Philosophy

I find great satisfaction caring for children of all ages and interacting with families and assisting their physicians to provide comprehensive, effective and safe diagnostic imaging.

Personal Interests

Traveling, woodworking and gardening.

Clinical Interests

Clinical research focused on pediatric cardiac imaging. I also have interests in body imaging with an emphasis on MRI.

Research Interests

Congenital heart disease, MRI, CT, iron overload and muscular dystrophy.


Univ. of MichiganMedical education1985
Univ. of Texas Southwestern Medical CenterFellowshipPediatric Radiology
Univ. of Texas Southwestern Medical CenterResidencyDiagnostic Radiology
William Beaumont HospitalInternship


Board Certifications

American Board of RadiologyPediatric Radiology1997
American Board of RadiologyDiagnostic Radiology1990
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