Larissa T. Bilaniuk, MD

Larissa T. Bilaniuk, MD, is a pediatric neuroradiologist at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia.

Areas of Expertise: Pediatric neuroradiology, Head and neck neuroradiology
Locations: Main Campus
Phone: 215-590-4117

  • Education and Training

    Medical School

    Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, MI


    Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA


    Fondation Ophtalmologique Rothschild, Paris, France

    Board Certification

    American Board of Radiology
    American Board of Radiology/Neuroradiology

  • Titles and Academic Titles

    Pediatric Neuroradiologist

    Professor of Radiology, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

  • Centers and Programs
  • Publications



    Zimmerman RA, Bilaniuk LT.  Magnetic resonance evaluation of fetal ventriculomegaly-associated congenital malformations and lesions. In: Seminars in fetal neonatal medicine. 2005,10:429-443.



    Weiss PF, Arabshahi B, Johnson A, Bilaniuk LT, Zarnow D, Cahill AM, Feudtner C, Cron RQ. High prevalence of temporomandibular joint arthritis at disease onset in children with juvenile idiopathic arthritis, as detected by magnetic resonance imaging but not by ultrasound. Arthritis Rheum. 2008 Apr;58(4):1189-96. Read the abstract »

    Vossough A, Zimmerman RA, Bilaniuk LT, Schwartz EM. Imaging findings of neonatal herpes simplex virus type 2 encephalitis. Neuroradiology 2008 Apr;50(4):355-366. Epub 2008 Feb 2. Read the abstract »

    Assadi M, Basemen S, Janson C, Wang DJ, Bilaniuk L, Leone P. Serial 1H-MRS in GM2 gangliosidoses. Eur J Pediatr. 2008 Mar;167(3);347-52. Epub 2007 Mar 27. Read the abstract »


    Danzer E, Johnson MP, Bebbington MW, Schwartz ES, Wilson RD, Bilaniuk LT, Sutton LN, Adzick NS. Fetal head biometry assessed by fetal magnetic resonance imaging following in utero myelomeningocele repair. Fetal Diagn Ther. 2007;22(1):1-6. Epub 2006 Sep 21. Read the abstract  »

    Armstrong GT, Localio AR, Feygin T, Bilaniuk L, Phillips PC, Fisher MJ, Strom BL, Zimmerman R. Defining optic nerve tortuosity. ANJR Am J Neuroradiol. 2007 Apr;28(4)666-71. Read the abstract »

    Crombleholme TM, Shera D, Lee H, Johnson M, D’Alton M, et al. A prospective, randomized, multicenter trial of amnioreduction vs selective fetoscopic laser photocoagulation for the treatment of severe twin-twin transfusion syndrome. Am J Obstet Gynecol . 2007 Oct;197(4):396.e1-9. Read the abstract »

    Zimmerman RA, Bilaniuk LT. 3T magnetic resonance arteriography in pediatric cerebrovascular disease. J Neuroradiol. 2007 May;34(2):95-100. Read the abstract »

    Zimmerman RA, Bilaniuk LT, Farina L. Non-accidental brain trauma in infants: diffusion imaging, contributions to understanding the injury process. J Neuroradiol. 2007 May;34(2):109-14. Read the abstract »

    Cahill AM, Baskin KM, Kaye RD, Arabshahi B, Cron RQ, Dewitt EM, Bilaniuk L, Towbin RB. CT-guided percutaneous steroid injection for management of inflammatory arthropathy of the temporomandibular joint in children. Am J Roentgenol 2007 Jan;188:182-6. Read the abstract »

  • Editorial and Academic Positions

    Academic committees at the University of Pennsylvania and affiliated hospitals

    Member, Foerderer grant applications review committee