Suzanne Debari, BS, RDMS, RVT, RT (R)

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Suzanne D. Debari, BS, RDMS, RVT, RT (R), is a registered diagnostic medical sonographer and team lead, fetal ultrasound, with the Center for Fetal Diagnosis and Treatment at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

Locations: Main Hospital
Phone: 1-800-468-8376

Education and Training

Board Certification

Registered Technologist in Radiography (RT(R)) – American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT)
Nuchal Translucency Quality Review (NTQR)
Registered Diagnostic Medical Sonographer (RDMS)
Registered Vascular Technologist (RVT)

Undergraduate Degree

BS in Diagnostic Imaging - Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA

Additional Training

Certificate in Radiologic Technology - Manchester Memorial Hospital, Manchester, CT

Titles and Academic Titles

Registered Diagnostic Medical Sonographer

Team Lead, Fetal Ultrasound

Departments and Services




Two's Company: Multiple Thoracic Lesions on Prenatal US and MRI. Oliver ER, DeBari SE, Didier RA, Johnson AM, Khalek N, Peranteau WH, Howell LJ, Adzick NS, Coleman BG. Fetal Diagn Ther. 2020 Jun 29;1-11. doi: 10.1159/000507783. Online ahead of print.

Oliver ER, Heuer GG, Thom EA, Burrows PK, Didier RA, DeBari SE, Martin-Saavedra JS, Moldenhauer JS, Jatres J, Howell LJ, Adzick NS, Coleman BG. Myelomeningocele Sac Associated With Worse Lower-Extremity Neurological Sequelae: Evidence for Prenatal Neural Stretch Injury? Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol. 2020 Jun;55(6):740-746. doi: 10.1002/uog.21891. Read the abstract.


Congenital diaphragmatic hernia sacs: prenatal imaging and associated postnatal outcomes. Oliver ER, DeBari SE, Adams SE, Didier RA, Horii SC, Victoria T, Hedrick HL, Adzick NS, Howell LJ, Moldenhauer JS, Coleman BG. Pediatr Radiol. 2019 Jan 11. doi: 10.1007/s00247-018-04334-9. [Epub ahead of print]


Didier RA, DeBari SE, Oliver ER, Gebb JS, Howell LJ, Hedrick HL, Adzick NS, Coleman BG (2018 Sep 23). Secondary Imaging Findings Aid in Prenatal Diagnosis and Characterization of Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia: Role of an Abnormal Orientation of Vascular Structures and Gallbladder Position. J Ultrasound Med. doi: 10.1002/jum.14823. PMID: 30244484. Epub ahead of print.

Oliver ER, DeBari SE, Horii SC, Pogoriler JE, Victoria T, Khalek N, Howell LJ, Adzick NS, Coleman BG. Congenital Lobar Overinflation: A Rare Enigmatic Lung Lesion on Prenatal Ultrasound and Magnetic Resonance Imaging.J Ultrasound Med. 2018 Sep 12. doi: 10.1002/jum.14801. [Epub ahead of print] Read the abstract.

Oliver ER, DeBari SE, Giannone MM, Pogoriler JE, Johnson AM, Horii SC, Gebb JS, Howell LJ, Adzick NS, Coleman BG: Going with the Flow: An Aid in Differentiating Bronchopulmonary Sequestrations and Hybrid Lesions. J Ultrasound Med 2018; 37:371-383. February 2018.

Victoria T, Danzer E, Oliver ER, Edgar JC, Iyoob S, Partridge EA, Johnson AM, Peranteau WH, Coleman BG, Flake AW, Johnson MP, Hedrick HL, Adzick NS: Right congenital diaphragmatic hernias: Is there a correlation between prenatal lung volume and postnatal survival, as in isolated left diaphragmatic hernias? Fetal Diagnosis and Therapy 2018; 43: 12-18, January 2018.


Saul D, Degenhardt K, Iyoob SD, Surrey LF, Johnson AM, Johnson MP, Rychik J, Victoria T. Hypoplastic left heart syndrome and the nutmeg lung pattern in utero: a cause and effect relationship or prognostic indicator? Pediatr Radiol. 2016 Apr;46(4):483-9. doi: 10.1007/s00247-015-3514-6. Epub 2015 Dec 21. Read the abstract.



Oliver ER, Coleman BG, DeBari SE, Victoria T, Looney DM, Horii SC, Moldenhauer JS, Langer JE, Howell LJ, Pawel BR, Adzick NS. Fetal Lymphatic Malformations: More Variable Than We Think? J Ultrasound Med. 2017 Jan 27. Doi:10.7863/ultra.16.04071. [Epub ahead of print]


“Prenatal Growth Characteristics of Lymphatic Malformations”. Peranteau WH, Iyoob SD, Boelig MM, Hedrick HL, Flake AW, Coleman BG, Adzick NS. American Pediatric Surgical Association Annual Meeting. San Diego, California. May 2016.

“Congenital Lobar Overinflation (CLO): A Rare, Enigmatic Lung Lesion on Detailed Fetal Sonography”. Oliver, E, Iyoob SD, Horii  SC, Victoria T, Khalek N, Adzick NS, Howell LJ, Coleman BG.  American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine Annual Convention. New York, New York. March 2016.


“Prenatal Sonographic Characteristics of Polycystic Kidney Disease of Metabolic Origin—a Case Series and Review”. Kasperski S, Reichert S, Coleman B, Iyoob S, Khalek N.  19th International Conference on Prenatal Diagnosis and Therapy. International Society for Prenatal Diagnosis. Washington, DC. July 2015.

“Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome and the Nutmeg Lung Pattern in Utero: Cause and Effect Relationship or Prognostic Indicator?” Saul D, Degenhardt K, Iyoob S, Johnson A, Johnson M, Victoria T. The Society for Pediatric Radiology 58th Annual Meeting. Bellevue, Washington. April 2015.

“Liver Localization in Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia Utilizing High Frequency Transducers and Color Doppler Correlated with MRI and Surgical Findings”. Coleman B, Iyoob SD, Horii SC, Looney DM, Langer JE, Khalek N, Adzick NS, Victoria T. American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine Annual Convention. Lake Buena Vista, Florida.  March 2015.

Posters and Presentations

Invited Lectures


“Physics of Diagnostic Ultrasound”. University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing. Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. February 2016, February 2015, February 2014.

Leadership and Memberships

Memberships in Professional Organizations

The American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM)

The Society for Diagnostic Medical Sonographers (SDMS)