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Severe Weather Alert Update: 2:00 pm, Dec. 10, 2018

All Wake Forest Baptist Health clinics and Urgent Care locations in Winston-Salem and Hickory will open at 10 am on Tuesday, Dec., 11.
Locations in Asheboro, Lexington, Wilkes, High Point, Greensboro, Mt. Airy and Elkin will open at 12 pm on Tuesday, Dec. 11, except for the following locations which will open at 10 am: 
Urgent Care - Palladium in High Point
Hematology Oncology - Elkin

If you have questions, please contact your clinic directly. Find your clinic online. 

Information for employees: Staff and faculty members are encouraged to review the Severe Weather Policy and the Severe Weather Guidelines for information related to attendance and notification procedures. [Employee Access Only]

    Michael E. Zapadka, DO

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    Michael E. Zapadka, DO

    Michael E. Zapadka, DO

    Associate Professor

    Radiology

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    Contact Information

    Memberships

    • Roentgen Ray Society

    • American College of Radiology

    • Radiological Society of North America

    • American Osteopathic Association

    • American Society of Neuroradiology

    • NPI: 1992989792

    Clinical Interests

    • Neuroradiology, Radiology

    Education & Training

    • BS

      1998 - Pennsylvania State University

    • DO

      2002 - Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine

    • Internship

      2003 - General Practice: Delaware County Memorial Hospital

    • Residency

      2007 - Diagnostic Radiology: Bryn Mawr Hospital

    • Fellowship

      2008 - Diagnostic Radiology: Wake Forest University School of Medicine

    Board Certifications

    • American Board of Radiology Diagnostic Radiology

    • American Board of Radiology Neuroradiology

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    Research Contact Information

    Research Interests

    • Hearing Loss, Sensorineural, Temporal Bone, DiGeorge Syndrome, Brain Neoplasms, Tomography, X-Ray Computed

    Recent Publications

    • Subdural Hygroma: A Case Report of an Uncommon Persistence of Elevated Intracranial Pressure..
      Rosenthal S, Curry C, Geer C, Martin T, Zapadka M, Grefe A, Strauss L. Headache. 2018 Aug;
    • Orbital Interstitial Fluid: Evidence of a Potential Pathway for Extracranial Cerebrospinal Fluid Absorption..
      Sachs JR, Zapadka ME, Elster AD. J Comput Assist Tomogr. ; 42(4):497-501.
    • Arterial spin labeling perfusion imaging demonstrates cerebral hyperperfusion in anti-NMDAR encephalitis..
      Sachs JR, Zapadka ME, Popli GS, Burdette JH. Radiol Case Rep. 2017 Dec; 12(4):833-837.
    • High resolution T2 MRI in the diagnosis of cerebellopontine angle and internal auditory canal lesions..
      Maslan JT, Lack CM, Zapadka M, Gasser TG, Oliver E. Clin Imaging. ; 45:8-11.
    • Accelerated Unilateral Radiographic Huntingtonian Changes Following Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy for a Nongerminomatous Germ Cell Tumor Leading to Identification of Occult Disease in the Dorsal Striatum..
      Lucas JT, Zapadka M, Houseknecht K, Buckley KS, Couture DE, Brown DR. J. Pediatr. Hematol. Oncol. 2016 Mar; 38(2):161-2.
    • Computed tomography demonstrates abnormalities of contralateral ear in subjects with unilateral sensorineural hearing loss..
      Marcus S, Whitlow CT, Koonce J, Zapadka ME, Chen MY, Williams DW, Lewis M, Evans AK. Int. J. Pediatr. Otorhinolaryngol. 2014 Feb; 78(2):268-71.
    • Computed tomography supports histopathologic evidence of vestibulocochlear sexual dimorphism..
      Marcus S, Whitlow CT, Koonce J, Zapadka ME, Chen MY, Williams DW, Lewis M, Evans AK. Int. J. Pediatr. Otorhinolaryngol. 2013 Jul; 77(7):1118-22.
    • A 6-year-old girl with fever, rash, and increased intracranial pressure..
      Ravish ME, Krowchuk DP, Zapadka M, Shetty AK. J Emerg Med. 2013 Aug; 45(2):186-9.
    • Increased corpus callosum volume in children with chromosome 22q11.2 deletion syndrome is associated with neurocognitive deficits and genetic polymorphisms..
      Shashi V, Francis A, Hooper SR, Kranz PG, Zapadka M, Schoch K, Ip E, Tandon N, Howard TD, Keshavan MS. Eur. J. Hum. Genet. 2012 Oct; 20(10):1051-7.
    • Angiotensin-(1-7) attenuates metastatic prostate cancer and reduces osteoclastogenesis..
      Krishnan B, Smith TL, Dubey P, Zapadka ME, Torti FM, Willingham MC, Tallant EA, Gallagher PE. Prostate. 2013 Jan; 73(1):71-82.

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    For a list of earlier publications, visit the Carpenter Library Publication Search.

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    • Find a Pediatric Specialist
    • New Patient Appointments

      Locally

      336-716-WAKE

      Toll-free

      888-716-WAKE

    • Additional Information

      For returning patient appointments, contact the clinic directly.