Padmaja K. Naidu, MD

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Padmaja K. Naidu, MD, is an attending neuroradiologist with the Department of Radiology at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

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

Education and Training

Medical School

MD - Chicago Medical School, North Chicago, IL


Internal Medicine - Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI


Diagnostic Radiology - Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI


Pediatric Neuroradiology - Cincinnati Children’s Hospital, Cincinnati, OH
Pediatric Neuroradiology - Phoenix Children’s Hospital, Phoenix, AZ
Neuroradiology - Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI

Board Certification

Diagnostic Radiology – American Board of Radiology
Neuroradiology – American Board of Radiology

Titles and Academic Titles

Attending Neuroradiologist

Departments and Services




P Cornejo, S Jorgenson, P Naidu, R Towbin. Pediatric Radiological Case: Pelizaeus Merzbacher Syndrome. Appl Radiol. 2015: 44: 60-62.

P Naidu, J Miller, J Curran, J Egelhoff, Primary Intracranial Rhabdomyosarcoma Arising in the Pineal Region. Neurographics 2015; 5: 36-39


P Naidu, J Egelhoff, D DeMello, J Curran, J Miller, Infantile Melanoma: A Case of Transplacental Melanoma Transmission to the Neural Axis. Neurographics 2014; 4: 168-171

A Pabaney, K Reinard, L Massie, P Naidu, Y Mohan, H Marin, G Malik, Management of Perisylvian Arteriovenous Malformations: a Retrospective Institutional Case Series and Review of the Literature. Neurosurg Focus 2014 Sep 37 (3): E13


P Naidu, S Patel, Calcifying Pseudoneoplasm of the Neuraxis Arising within the Lumbar Spine: Unique Imaging Characteristics of a Rare Spinal Column Lesion. Neurographics 2012; 2: 27-30  

Awards and Honors

2011, Cum Laude Award, American Society of Neuroradiology
2005, Alpha Omega Alpha, Chicago Medical School
2000, Magna Cum Laude, UC San Diego

Leadership and Memberships

Memberships in Professional Organizations

2010-present, American Society of Neuroradiology