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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 Hospital (primary)
Veterans Hospital - Wm. S. Middleton Memorial, UnityPoint Health - Meriter (secondary)

UW School of Medicine and Public Health

Department of Radiology

Professional Certifications and Education

Board Certification Diagnostic Radiology
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, Madison, WI, 2003

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PubMed Articles
Kim DU Lubner MG Mellnick VM Joshi G Pickhardt PJ . Heterotopic pancreatic rests: imaging features, complications, and unifying concepts. Abdom Radiol (NY). 2016 Aug 20;
[PubMed ID: 27544356]
Kim DH Matkowskyj KA Lubner MG Hinshaw JL Munoz Del Rio A Pooler BD Weiss JM Pickhardt PJ . Serrated Polyps at CT Colonography: Prevalence and Characteristics of the Serrated Polyp Spectrum. Radiology. 2016 Aug;280(2):455-63
[PubMed ID: 26878227]
Lubner MG Stabo N Abel EJ Del Rio AM Pickhardt PJ . CT Textural Analysis of Large Primary Renal Cell Carcinomas: Pretreatment Tumor Heterogeneity Correlates With Histologic Findings and Clinical Outcomes. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2016 Jul;207(1):96-105
[PubMed ID: 27145377]
Bannas P Li Y Motosugi U Li K Lubner M Chen GH Pickhardt PJ . Prior Image Constrained Compressed Sensing Metal Artifact Reduction (PICCS-MAR): 2D and 3D Image Quality Improvement with Hip Prostheses at CT Colonography. Eur Radiol. 2016 Jul;26(7):2039-46
[PubMed ID: 26521266]
Furusato Hunt OM Lubner MG Ziemlewicz TJ Muñoz Del Rio A Pickhardt PJ . The Liver Segmental Volume Ratio for Noninvasive Detection of Cirrhosis: Comparison With Established Linear and Volumetric Measures. J Comput Assist Tomogr. 2016 May-Jun;40(3):478-84
[PubMed ID: 26966951]
Potretzke TA Ziemlewicz TJ Hinshaw JL Lubner MG Wells SA Brace CL Agarwal P Lee FT Jr . Microwave versus Radiofrequency Ablation Treatment for Hepatocellular Carcinoma: A Comparison of Efficacy at a Single Center. J Vasc Interv Radiol. 2016 May;27(5):631-8
[PubMed ID: 27017124]
Carberry GA Lubner MG Wells SA Hinshaw JL . Percutaneous biopsy in the abdomen and pelvis: a step-by-step approach. Abdom Radiol (NY). 2016 Apr;41(4):720-42
[PubMed ID: 26883783]
Ziemlewicz TJ Wells SA Lubner MG Brace CL Lee FT Jr Hinshaw JL . Hepatic Tumor Ablation. Surg Clin North Am. 2016 Apr;96(2):315-39
[PubMed ID: 27017867]
Katabathina V Menias CO Pickhardt P Lubner M Prasad SR . Complications of Immunosuppressive Therapy in Solid Organ Transplantation. Radiol Clin North Am. 2016 Mar;54(2):303-19
[PubMed ID: 26896226]
Smolock AR Cristescu MM Potretzke TA Ziemlewicz TJ Lubner MG Hinshaw JL Brace CL Lee FT Jr . Microwave Ablation for the Treatment of Hepatic Adenomas. J Vasc Interv Radiol. 2016 Feb;27(2):244-9
[PubMed ID: 26830938]
Gomez-Cardona D Li K Hsieh J Lubner MG Pickhardt PJ Chen GH . Can conclusions drawn from phantom-based image noise assessments be generalized to in vivo studies for the nonlinear model-based iterative reconstruction method? Med Phys. 2016 Feb;43(2):687-95
[PubMed ID: 26843232]
Theis J Kim DH Lubner MG Muñoz del Rio A Pickhardt PJ . CT colonography after incomplete optical colonoscopy: bowel preparation quality at same-day vs. deferred examination. Abdom Radiol (NY). 2016 Jan;41(1):10-8
[PubMed ID: 26830606]
Harari CM Magagna M Bedoya M Lee FT Jr Lubner MG Hinshaw JL Ziemlewicz T Brace CL . Microwave Ablation: Comparison of Simultaneous and Sequential Activation of Multiple Antennas in Liver Model Systems. Radiology. 2016 Jan;278(1):95-103
[PubMed ID: 26133361]
Lubner MG Stabo N Lubner SJ del Rio AM Song C Halberg RB Pickhardt PJ . CT textural analysis of hepatic metastatic colorectal cancer: pre-treatment tumor heterogeneity correlates with pathology and clinical outcomes. Abdom Imaging. 2015 Oct;40(7):2331-7
[PubMed ID: 25968046]
Abel EJ Heckman JE Hinshaw L Best S Lubner M Jarrard DF Downs TM Nakada SY Lee FT Jr Huang W Ziemlewicz T . Multi-Quadrant Biopsy Technique Improves Diagnostic Ability in Large Heterogeneous Renal Masses. J Urol. 2015 Oct;194(4):886-91
[PubMed ID: 25837535]
Li K Gomez-Cardona D Hsieh J Lubner MG Pickhardt PJ Chen GH . Statistical model based iterative reconstruction in clinical CT systems. Part III. Task-based kV/mAs optimization for radiation dose reduction. Med Phys. 2015 Sep;42(9):5209-21
[PubMed ID: 26328971]
Wells SA Hinshaw JL Lubner MG Ziemlewicz TJ Brace CL Lee FT Jr . Liver Ablation: Best Practice. Radiol Clin North Am. 2015 Sep;53(5):933-71
[PubMed ID: 26321447]
Patrick JL Bakke JR Bannas P Kim DH Lubner MG Pickhardt PJ . Erratum to: objective volumetric comparison of room air versus carbon dioxide for colonic distention at screening CT colonography. Abdom Imaging. 2015 Aug;40(6):2067
[PubMed ID: 25956136]
Lubner MG Pooler BD Kitchin DR Tang J Li K Kim DH Munoz del Rio A Chen GH Pickhardt PJ . Sub-milliSievert (sub-mSv) CT colonography: a prospective comparison of image quality and polyp conspicuity at reduced-dose versus standard-dose imaging. Eur Radiol. 2015 Jul;25(7):2089-102
[PubMed ID: 25903700]
Moreland AJ Lubner MG Ziemlewicz TJ Kitchin DR Hinshaw JL Johnson AD Lee FT Jr Brace CL . Evaluation of a thermoprotective gel for hydrodissection during percutaneous microwave ablation: in vivo results. Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol. 2015 Jun;38(3):722-30
[PubMed ID: 25394594]