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Faculty, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health

Dr. Lubner earned her medical degree from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and completed her internship at Barnes-Jewish Hospital.  She completed her residency at Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology and her fellowship at University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics.



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Hospital Affiliation(s)

University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics (primary)

Languages Spoken

Medical interpreters are available to help patients communicate with hospital and clinic staff. For more information, please contact interpreter services at (608) 262-9000.

UW School of Medicine and Public Health

Department of Radiology

Professional Certifications and Education

Fellowship University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, Madison, WI
Residency Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology, St. Louis, MO
Internship Barnes-Jewish Hospital, St. Louis, MO
Medical School University of Wisconsin - Madison, 2003


Our doctors provide a wide range of services. The following list represents some, but not all, of the procedures offered by this physician.

PubMed Articles
Patrick JL Bakke JR Bannas P Kim DH Lubner MG Pickhardt PJ . Objective volumetric comparison of room air versus carbon dioxide for colonic distention at screening CT colonography. Abdom Imaging. 2014 Aug 1;
[PubMed ID: 25081924]
Ziemlewicz TJ Wells SA Lubner MA Musat AI Hinshaw JL Cohn AR Lee FT Jr . Microwave Ablation of Giant Hepatic Cavernous Hemangiomas. Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol. 2014 Jul 15;
[PubMed ID: 25023180]
Moreland AJ Ziemlewicz TJ Best SL Hinshaw JL Lubner MG Alexander ML Brace CL Kitchin DR Hedican SP Nakada SY Lee FT Jr Abel EJ . High-Powered Microwave Ablation of T1a Renal Cell Carcinoma: Safety and Initial Clinical Evaluation. J Endourol. 2014 Jul 2;
[PubMed ID: 24846329]
Lubner MG Pickhardt PJ Kim DH Tang J Del Rio AM Chen GH . Prospective evaluation of prior image constrained compressed sensing (PICCS) algorithm in abdominal CT: a comparison of reduced dose with standard dose imaging. Abdom Imaging. 2014 Jun 19;
[PubMed ID: 24943136]
Lubner MG Dustin Pooler B del Rio AM Durkee B Pickhardt PJ . Volumetric evaluation of hepatic tumors: multi-vendor, multi-reader liver phantom study. Abdom Imaging. 2014 Jun;39(3):488-96
[PubMed ID: 24492936]
Pooler BD Lubner MG Kim DH Ryckman EM Sivalingam S Tang J Nakada SY Chen GH Pickhardt PJ . Prospective Trial of the Detection of Urolithiasis on Ultralow Dose (Sub mSv) Noncontrast Computerized Tomography: Direct Comparison against Routine Low Dose Reference Standard. J Urol. 2014 May 21;
[PubMed ID: 24859440]
Raptis CA Mellnick VM Raptis DA Kitchin D Fowler KJ Lubner M Bhalla S Menias CO . Imaging of trauma in the pregnant patient. Radiographics. 2014 May-Jun;34(3):748-63
[PubMed ID: 24819793]
Kim DH Hinshaw JL Lubner MG Munoz del Rio A Pooler BD Pickhardt PJ . Contrast coating for the surface of flat polyps at CT colonography: a marker for detection. Eur Radiol. 2014 Apr;24(4):940-6
[PubMed ID: 24482303]
Patel SR Wagner LE Lubner MG Nakada SY . Radiopacity and hounsfield attenuation of cystine urolithiasis: case series and review of the literature. J Endourol. 2014 Apr;28(4):472-5
[PubMed ID: 24228639]
Johnson A Sprangers A Cassidy P Heyrman S Hinshaw JL Lubner M Puccinelli J Brace C . Design and validation of a thermoreversible material for percutaneous tissue hydrodissection. J Biomed Mater Res B Appl Biomater. 2013 Nov;101(8):1400-9
[PubMed ID: 24591222]
Hain KS Pickhardt PJ Lubner MG Menias CO Bhalla S . Presacral masses: multimodality imaging of a multidisciplinary space. Radiographics. 2013 Jul-Aug;33(4):1145-67
[PubMed ID: 23842976]
Johnson A Sprangers A Cassidy P Heyrman S Hinshaw JL Lubner M Puccinelli J Brace C . Design and validation of a thermoreversible material for percutaneous tissue hydrodissection. J Biomed Mater Res B Appl Biomater. 2013 Jun 6;
[PubMed ID: 23744566]
Lubner MG Brace CL Ziemlewicz TJ Hinshaw JL Lee FT Jr . Microwave ablation of hepatic malignancy. Semin Intervent Radiol. 2013 Mar;30(1):56-66
[PubMed ID: 24436518]
Lubner MG Simard ML Peterson CM Bhalla S Pickhardt PJ Menias CO . Emergent and nonemergent nonbowel torsion: spectrum of imaging and clinical findings. Radiographics. 2013 Jan-Feb;33(1):155-73
[PubMed ID: 23322835]
Pickhardt PJ Lubner MG Kim DH Tang J Ruma JA del Rio AM Chen GH . Abdominal CT with model-based iterative reconstruction (MBIR): initial results of a prospective trial comparing ultralow-dose with standard-dose imaging. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2012 Dec;199(6):1266-74
[PubMed ID: 23169718]
Campbell C Lubner MG Hinshaw JL Muñoz del Rio A Brace CL . Contrast media-doped hydrodissection during thermal ablation: optimizing contrast media concentration for improved visibility on CT images. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2012 Sep;199(3):677-82
[PubMed ID: 22915411]
Patel SR Wells S Ruma J King S Lubner MG Nakada SY Pickhardt PJ . Automated volumetric assessment by noncontrast computed tomography in the surveillance of nephrolithiasis. Urology. 2012 Jul;80(1):27-31
[PubMed ID: 22578829]
Patel SR Hinshaw JL Lubner MG Lee FT Jr Nakada SY Hedican SP . Hydrodissection using an iodinated contrast medium during percutaneous renal cryoablation. J Endourol. 2012 May;26(5):463-6
[PubMed ID: 22332600]
Ballian N Lubner MG Munoz A Harms BA Heise CP Foley EF Kennedy GD . Visceral obesity is associated with outcomes of total mesorectal excision for rectal adenocarcinoma. J Surg Oncol. 2012 Mar 15;105(4):365-70
[PubMed ID: 21751219]
Knavel EM Hinshaw JL Lubner MG Andreano A Warner TF Lee FT Jr Brace CL . High-powered gas-cooled microwave ablation: shaft cooling creates an effective stick function without altering the ablation zone. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2012 Mar;198(3):W260-5
[PubMed ID: 22358023]