Summer L. Kaplan, MD

Summer L. Kaplan, MD, is a pediatric radiologist in the Department of Radiology at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

Locations: Main Campus
Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467)

  • Education and Training

    Medical School

    MD - University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA


    Pediatrics - St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children, Philadelphia, PA


    Radiology: Diagnostic - Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA


    Pediatric Radiology - The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA

    Graduate Degree

    MS - University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

  • Titles and Academic Titles

    Pediatric Radiologist

  • Departments and Services
  • Publications



    Mazzulli JR, Hodara R, Lind S, Ischiropoulos H. Oxidative stress and protein deposition diseases. In: Uversky VN, Fink AL, eds. Protein Misfolding, Aggregation, and Conformational Diseases Vol. 1. 2006; 123-136, Springer Publishers. New York, New York.

    Mazzulli JR, Lind S, Ischriopoulos H. Reactive oxygen and nitrogen species: Weapons of neuronal destruction. In: Luo Y, Packer L, eds. Oxidative Stress and Age-Related Neurodegeneration. 2006; 107–119, CRC Publishers. Boca Raton, Florida.



    Charpentier P, Chan P, Neicu T, Kaplan S, Li S. A simple technique for quick in-vivo dose measurements for kV CBCT and diagnostic X-ray planar imaging using microMOSFET dosimeters. American Association of Physicists in Medicine, 55th Annual Meeting, August 4-8, 2013, Indianapolis, IN.



    Anupindi SA. Kaplan SL. Back SJ, Fung-Ho V, Reid JR. "Dark Side of Radiology: Imaging the Child with Abdominal Pain". ARRS Categorical Course Book. Accepted for publication in 2015.

    Bai X1, Codreanu I, Kaplan SL, Servaes S, Zhuang H. Non-Hodgkin lymphoma dominated by multiple organ extranodal disease revealed on FDG PET/CT. Clin Nucl Med. 2015 Apr;40(4):360-3. doi: 10.1097/RLU.0000000000000680.

  • Editorial and Academic Positions

    Academic and Institutional Committees

    2013 - present, Quality and Safety Committee, Department of Radiology, The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia