About Sickkids
About SickKids

Michael Temple, MD

The Hospital for Sick Children
Interventional Radiologist
Diagnostic Imaging

University of Toronto
Assistant Professor
Medical Imaging


Phone: 416-813-6039
Fax: 416-813-2139
e-mail: michael.temple@sickkids.ca
Alternate Contact: Julie Prior
Alternate Phone: 416-813-8867
Alternate e-mail: julie.prior@sickkids.ca

Brief Biography

Dr. Michael Temple completed fellowships in general pediatric radiology and interventional pediatric radiology at HSC prior to becoming a staff pediatric interventional radiologist in January 1999. His radiology residency was completed at Reading Hospital and Medical Center in Reading, Pennsylvania. He graduated from the University of Western Ontario medical school after doing undergraduate work at the University of Toronto. He is currently working towards starting a pediatric interventional MRI research program at HSC. His main areas of interest are oncologic and MSK interventions.

Academic Background

Projects/ Initiatives:

  1. Research Project: Magnetic Resonance Guided Focused Ultrasound for Noninvasive Pain Therapy of Osteoid Osteoma in Children- A Pilot Study.
  2. Research Project: Development of a Prototype Database for Collaborative Pediatric Interventional Radiology Research Utilizing a Multi-Institutional Review of Inferior Vena Cava Filter Placement in Children.
  3. Book: Editor of Pediatric Interventional Radiology; Handbook for Vascular and Non-Vascular Interventions, Springer SBM Publishing. Publishing date: Fall 2013.
  4. Conference: Co-organizer of biyearly Pediatric Interventional Radiology Symposium.

Research Interests

Endovascular Thrombosis Treatment and interventional outcomes, MR guided and MSK interventions, creating a Pediatric Interventional Radiology Research Consortium.