Jesse Courtier, MD

Pediatric radiologist

Dr. Jesse Courtier is a pediatric radiologist with a special interest in fetal and full-body pediatric imaging using magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), MR enterography and pelvic floor MRI.

Courtier earned a medical degree at the University of Iowa and completed a residency in diagnostic radiology at the University of Kansas in Wichita and a fellowship in abdominal imaging and in pediatric radiology at UCSF. He is an associate professor of radiology at the UCSF School of Medicine where he received the 2010 UCSF Outstanding Clinical Fellow Teaching Award. Courtier is a member of the American College of Radiology, Radiologic Society of North America, Society of Pediatric Radiology and American Roentgen Ray Society.

Clinics

Fetal Treatment Center
1855 Fourth St., Second Floor, Room A-2432
San Francisco, CA 94158
Phone: (800) 793-3887
Fax: (415) 502-0660

Hours: Monday to Friday
8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Board Certification

Diagnostic Radiology, American Board of Radiology
Pediatric Radiology, American Board of Radiology

Academic Title

Associate Professor

More about Jesse Courtier

Education

University of Iowa School of Medicine 2003

Residencies

University of Kansas Medical Center, Diagnostic radiology 2008

Fellowships

UCSF Medical Center, Abdominal Imaging, Pediatric Radiology 2010

Selected Research and Publications

  1. Busby LP, Courtier JL, Glastonbury CM. Bias in Radiology: The How and Why of Misses and Misinterpretations. Radiographics. 2018 Jan-Feb; 38(1):236-247.
  2. Edwards EA, Pigg N, Courtier J, Zapala MA, MacKenzie JD, Phelps AS. Intussusception: past, present and future. Pediatr Radiol. 2017 Aug; 47(9):1101-1108.
  3. Leelakanok N, Phelps AS, Zapala MA, Kato K, Ohliger M, Li Y, Courtier J. Assessing 3D T2 FSE sequence for identification of the normal appendix: working toward a single-sequence MR appendicitis protocol. Emerg Radiol. 2017 Dec; 24(6):653-660.
  4. Poynton CB, Lee MM, Li Y, Laszik Z, Worters PW, Mackenzie JD, Courtier J. Intravoxel incoherent motion analysis of renal allograft diffusion with clinical and histopathological correlation in pediatric kidney transplant patients: A preliminary cross-sectional observational study. Pediatr Transplant. 2017 Sep; 21(6).
  5. Oates A, Ahuja S, Lee MM, Phelps AS, Mackenzie JD, Courtier JL. Pediatric renal transplant biopsy with ultrasound guidance: the 'core' essentials. Pediatr Radiol. 2017 Nov; 47(12):1572-1579.
  6. Courtier J, Rao AG, Anupindi SA. Advanced imaging techniques in pediatric body MRI. Pediatr Radiol. 2017 May; 47(5):522-533.
  7. Li Y, Lee MM, Worters PW, MacKenzie JD, Laszik Z, Courtier JL. Pilot Study of Renal Diffusion Tensor Imaging as a Correlate to Histopathology in Pediatric Renal Allografts. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2017 Jun; 208(6):1358-1364.
  8. Villanueva-Meyer JE, Naeger DM, Courtier JL, Hope MD, Lambert JW, MacKenzie JD, Phelps AS. Pediatric chest CT at chest radiograph doses: when is the ultralow-dose chest CT clinically appropriate? Emerg Radiol. 2017 Aug; 24(4):369-376.
  9. Leelakanok N, Zapala MA, Edwards EA, Phelps AS, Mackenzie JD, Courtier J. Incidental Findings on Pediatric Abdominal Magnetic Resonance Angiography. Acad Radiol. 2017 Sep; 24(9):1107-1113.
  10. Kim W, Courtier J, Morin C, Shet N, Strauch E, Kim JS. Postnatal MRI for CDH: A pictorial review of late-presenting and recurrent diaphragmatic defects. Clin Imaging. 2017 May - Jun; 43:158-164.
  11. Phelps A, Ramachandran R, Courtier J, Perito E, Rosenthal P, MacKenzie JD. Ultrasound elastography: is there a shear wave speed cutoff for pediatric liver fibrosis and inflammation? Clin Imaging. 2017 Jan - Feb; 41:95-100.
  12. Courtier J, Webb EM, Phelps AS, Naeger DM. Assessing the learning potential of an interactive digital game versus an interactive-style didactic lecture: the continued importance of didactic teaching in medical student education. Pediatr Radiol. 2016 Dec; 46(13):1787-1796.
  13. Ehman EC, Phelps AS, Ohliger MA, Rhee SJ, MacKenzie JD, Courtier JL. Detection of bowel inflammation with fused DWI/T2 images versus contrast-enhanced images in pediatric MR enterography with histopathologic correlation. Clin Imaging. 2016 Nov - Dec; 40(6):1135-1139.
  14. Li Y, Phelps A, Zapala MA, MacKenzie JD, MacKenzie TC, Courtier J. Magnetic resonance imaging of Müllerian duct anomalies in children. Pediatr Radiol. 2016 May; 46(6):796-805.
  15. Ho ML, Courtier J, Glastonbury CM. The ABCs (Airway, Blood Vessels, and Compartments) of Pediatric Neck Infections and Masses. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2016 May; 206(5):963-72.
  16. DuBois SG, Marachelian A, Fox E, Kudgus RA, Reid JM, Groshen S, Malvar J, Bagatell R, Wagner L, Maris JM, Hawkins R, Courtier J, Lai H, Goodarzian F, Shimada H, Czarnecki S, Tsao-Wei D, Matthay KK, Mosse YP. Phase I Study of the Aurora A Kinase Inhibitor Alisertib in Combination With Irinotecan and Temozolomide for Patients With Relapsed or Refractory Neuroblastoma: A NANT (New Approaches to Neuroblastoma Therapy) Trial. J Clin Oncol. 2016 Apr 20; 34(12):1368-75.
  17. Patel MV, Leibowich S, Courtier JL, Rhee S, MacKenzie JD. Disodium gadoxetate uptake in progressive familial intrahepatic cholestasis type I: Enhancing our understanding of the cholestatic disease. Radiol Case Rep. 2013; 8(1):661.
  18. Lambert JW, Phelps AS, Courtier JL, Gould RG, MacKenzie JD. Image quality and dose optimisation for infant CT using a paediatric phantom. Eur Radiol. 2016 May; 26(5):1387-95.
  19. Courtier J, Cardenas A, Tan C, Towne M, Rhee SJ, Heyman MB, MacKenzie JD. Nonanesthesia magnetic resonance enterography in young children: feasibility, technique, and performance. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr. 2015 Jun; 60(6):754-61.
  20. Anupindi SA, Podberesky DJ, Towbin AJ, Courtier J, Gee MS, Darge K, Dillman JR. Pediatric inflammatory bowel disease: imaging issues with targeted solutions. Abdom Imaging. 2015 Jun; 40(5):975-92.

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