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Myron A. Pozniak, MD

Myron A. Pozniak, MD Print Friendly Page

Faculty, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health

He is a Professor of Radiology, and Chief of the Section of Abdominal CT at the University of Wisconsin, Department of Radiology. He received his BA from the University of Illinois, his MD from the University of Guadalajara, Mexico, completed at internship and residency at St. Francis Hospital, Evanston, IL, and then completed at fellowship at Rush Presbyterian St. Luke's Medical Center in Chicago. He has been a University of Wisconsin faculty member since 1984. Dr. Pozniak has authored over 50 publications in CT and ultrasound. He is also the co- author of a textbook on Clinical Doppler Ultrasound, currently in its 2nd edition.

Specialties

Radiology

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Hospital Affiliation(s)

University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics (primary)

Languages Spoken

English, Ukrainian
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

Board Certification Radiology
Fellowship Rush-Presbyterian-St. Luke's Medical Center, Chicago
Residency St. Francis Hospital, Evanston IL
Internship St. Francis Hospital, Evanston, IL
Medical School Universidad Autonoma de Guadalajara, Mexico, 1979

Awards/Honors

Best Doctors® in America 2014

Best Doctors® in America 2013

Best Doctors® in America 2011


Procedures

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

  • Abdominal CT Scan
  • Abdominal MRI
  • Abdominal X-Ray
  • Esophagram
  • Swallowing Function w/Cineradiography
  • Transvaginal Ultrasound
  • Upper GI Tract X-Ray
PubMed Articles
Bobadilla JL Suwanabol PA Reeder SB Pozniak MA Bley TA Tefera G . Clinical implications of non-contrast-enhanced computed tomography for follow-up after endovascular abdominal aortic aneurysm repair. Ann Vasc Surg. 2013 Nov;27(8):1042-8
[PubMed ID: 23711975]
Patel SR Stanton P Zelinski N Borman EJ Pozniak MA Nakada SY Pickhardt PJ . Automated renal stone volume measurement by noncontrast computerized tomography is more reproducible than manual linear size measurement. J Urol. 2011 Dec;186(6):2275-9
[PubMed ID: 22014818]
Bley TA Chase PJ Reeder SB Fran├žois CJ Shinki K Tefera G Ranallo FN Grist TM Pozniak M . Endovascular abdominal aortic aneurysm repair: nonenhanced volumetric CT for follow-up. Radiology. 2009 Oct;253(1):253-62
[PubMed ID: 19703867]
Bruce RJ Djamali A Shinki K Michel SJ Fine JP Pozniak MA . Background fluctuation of kidney function versus contrast-induced nephrotoxicity. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2009 Mar;192(3):711-8
[PubMed ID: 19234268]
Pozniak MA Mitchell C Ledwidge M . Radial artery pseudoaneurysm: a maneuver to decrease the risk of thrombin therapy. J Ultrasound Med. 2005 Jan;24(1):119-22
[PubMed ID: 15615938]
Griffith S Pozniak MA Mitchell CC Ledwidge ME Dempsey R Peters A Taylor E . Intraoperative sonography of intracranial arteriovenous malformations: how we do it. J Ultrasound Med. 2004 Aug;23(8):1065-72; quiz 1074-5
[PubMed ID: 15284465]
Dempsey RJ Moftakhar R Pozniak M . Intraoperative Doppler to measure cerebrovascular resistance as a guide to complete resection of arteriovenous malformations. Neurosurgery. 2004 Jul;55(1):155-60; discussion 160-1
[PubMed ID: 15214984]
Mitchell C Pozniak MA Zagzebski J Ledwidge M . Twinkling artifact related to intravesicular suture. J Ultrasound Med. 2003 Dec;22(12):1409-11
[PubMed ID: 14682434]
Dorio PJ Lee FT Jr Henseler KP Pilot M Pozniak MA Winter TC 3rd Shock SA . Using a saline chaser to decrease contrast media in abdominal CT. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2003 Apr;180(4):929-34
[PubMed ID: 12646431]
McCarthy JP Pozniak MA Agre JC . Neuromuscular adaptations to concurrent strength and endurance training. Med Sci Sports Exerc. 2002 Mar;34(3):511-9
[PubMed ID: 11880817]