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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)

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
Potretzke TA Brace CL Lubner MG Sampson LA Willey BJ Lee FT Jr . Early Small-Bowel Ischemia: Dual-Energy CT Improves Conspicuity Compared with Conventional CT in a Swine Model. Radiology. 2015 Apr;275(1):119-26
[PubMed ID: 25426772]
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. 2015 Feb;40(2):231-6
[PubMed ID: 25081924]
Pickhardt PJ Kitchin D Lubner MG Ganeshan DM Bhalla S Covey AM . Primary hepatic angiosarcoma: multi-institutional comprehensive cancer centre review of multiphasic CT and MR imaging in 35 patients. Eur Radiol. 2015 Feb;25(2):315-22
[PubMed ID: 25278246]
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. 2015 Jan;40(1):207-21
[PubMed ID: 24943136]
Smolock AR Lubner MG Ziemlewicz TJ Hinshaw JL Kitchin DR Brace CL Lee FT Jr . Microwave ablation of hepatic tumors abutting the diaphragm is safe and effective. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2015 Jan;204(1):197-203
[PubMed ID: 25539257]
Ziemlewicz TJ Hinshaw JL Lubner MG Brace CL Alexander ML Agarwal P Lee FT Jr . Percutaneous microwave ablation of hepatocellular carcinoma with a gas-cooled system: initial clinical results with 107 tumors. J Vasc Interv Radiol. 2015 Jan;26(1):62-8
[PubMed ID: 25446425]
Prince J Bultman E Hinshaw L Drewry A Blute M Best S Lee FT Jr Ziemlewicz T Lubner M Shi F Nakada SY Abel EJ . Patient and Tumor Characteristics Can Predict Nondiagnostic Renal Mass Biopsy Findings. J Urol. 2014 Dec 11;
[PubMed ID: 25498574]
Pickhardt PJ Bakke J Kuo J Robbins JB Lubner MG del Rio AM Kim DH . Volumetric analysis of colonic distention according to patient position at CT colonography: diagnostic value of the right lateral decubitus series. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2014 Dec;203(6):W623-8
[PubMed ID: 25415727]
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. 2014 Nov 14;
[PubMed ID: 25394594]
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 Nov;192(5):1433-9
[PubMed ID: 24859440]
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 Oct;37(5):1299-305
[PubMed ID: 25023180]
Lubner MG Ziemlewicz TJ Hinshaw JL Lee FT Jr Sampson LA Brace CL . Creation of short microwave ablation zones: in vivo characterization of single and paired modified triaxial antennas. J Vasc Interv Radiol. 2014 Oct;25(10):1633-40
[PubMed ID: 25156644]
Lubner MG Hinshaw JL Pickhardt PJ . Primary malignant tumors of peritoneal and retroperitoneal origin: clinical and imaging features. Surg Oncol Clin N Am. 2014 Oct;23(4):821-45
[PubMed ID: 25246051]
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 Sep;28(9):1046-52
[PubMed ID: 24846329]
Hinshaw JL Lubner MG Ziemlewicz TJ Lee FT Jr Brace CL . Percutaneous tumor ablation tools: microwave, radiofrequency, or cryoablation--what should you use and why? Radiographics. 2014 Sep-Oct;34(5):1344-62
[PubMed ID: 25208284]
Gayer G Lubner MG Bhalla S Pickhardt PJ . Imaging of abdominal and pelvic surgical and postprocedural foreign bodies. Radiol Clin North Am. 2014 Sep;52(5):991-1027
[PubMed ID: 25173655]
Kitchin D Lubner M Ziemlewicz T Hinshaw JL Alexander M Brace CL Lee F . Microwave ablation of malignant hepatic tumours: intraperitoneal fluid instillation prevents collateral damage and allows more aggressive case selection. Int J Hyperthermia. 2014 Aug;30(5):299-305
[PubMed ID: 25144819]
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]
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]