Edward R. Oliver, MD, PhD

Edward R. Oliver, MD, PhD

Edward R. Oliver, MD, PhD, is a radiologist with the Department of Radiology at 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 Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI


Transitional Year - Saint Joseph Mercy Hospital, Ann Arbor, MI


Diagnostic Radiology - Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA (Chief Resident)


Abdominal Imaging - Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

Board Certification

Diagnostic Radiology
Pediatric Radiology

Graduate Degree

PhD in Human Genetics - University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI

MS in Human Genetics - University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI

Titles and Academic Titles

Attending Radiologist

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

Departments and Services




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 PrenatalUltrasound and Magnetic Resonance Imaging.J Ultrasound Med. 2018 Sep 12. doi: 10.1002/jum.14801. [Epub ahead of print] Read the abstract.

Victoria T, Srinivasan AS, Pogoriler J, Kreiger PA, Laje P, Oliver ER, Danzer E, Johnson AM, Moldenhauer JS, Peranteau WH, Adzick NS. The rare solid fetal lung lesion with T2-hypointense components: prenatal imaging findings with postnatal pathological correlation. Pediatr Radiol. 2018 Jul 14; PMID: 30008034


Victoria T, Danzer E, Oliver ER, Edgar JC, Iyoob S, Partridge EA, Johnson AM, Peranteau WH, Coleman BG, Flake AW, Johnson MP, Hedrick H, Adzick NS. Right Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernias: Is There a Correlation between Prenatal Lung Volume and Postnatal Survival, as in Isolated Left Diaphragmatic Hernias? Fetal Diagn Ther. 2017 Mar 21. Doi:10.1159/000464246. [Epub ahead of print]

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]


Oliver ER, Colman BG, Goff DA, Horii SC, Howell LJ, Rychik J, Bebbington MW, Johnson MP. Twin reversed arterial perfusion sequence: a new method of parabiotic twin mass estimation correlated with pump twin compromise. J Ultrasound Med. 2013 Dec;32(12):2115-23.

Victoria, T., Epelman, M., Coleman, B., Horii, S., Oliver, E.R., Mahboubi, S., Khalek, N., Kasperski, S., Jaramillo, D.: Use of Low Dose Fetal CT in the Prenatal Evaluation of Skeletal Dysplasias and Other Severe Skeletal Abnormalities. AJR 200(5): 989-1000, May 2013.




Oliver, E.R., Miller, W.T. Jr.: Imaging of the Pancreas. Diagnostic Abdominal Imaging. Miller, W.T. Jr (eds.). McGraw-Hill, New York, Chapter 5: 319-386, 2012.

Posters and Presentations


Oliver ER. "Multifocal Congenital Lung Lesions – Double Trouble?" Presented at the 2018 AIUM Convention, New York, NY, March 2018.

Awards and Honors

2005, George R. DeMuth Medical Scientist Award for Excellence

2005, MD, Cum laude, Cum laude erudition causa, University of Michigan

1999, Alpha Omega Alpha

1997, Phi Beta Kappa

1997, BA with Highest Distinction

Leadership and Memberships

Memberships in Professional Organizations

2011-present, Society of Radiologists in Ultrasound

2011-present, American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine

2009-present, Radiological Society of North America

2009-present, American Roentgen Ray Society

2009-present, American College of Radiology