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Faculty, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health

Dr. Meg Lubner is an associate professor of Radiology in the Abdominal Imaging Section. She joined the staff in 2009 after completing an abdominal imaging fellowship at UW-Madison and residency training at Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology at Washington University in St. Louis, Mo. Prior to residency training, she obtained both her undergraduate and medical degrees from University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health (formerly UW Medical School), Madison, WI.



Abdominal Imaging and Intervention

Computerized Tomography (CT) Scan

Fluoroscopic Studies

Image-Guided Biopsies

Image-guided Biopsy

Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) Scan



Virtual Colonoscopy



Digestive Health Center
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University Hospital
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Wisconsin Institutes for Medical Research
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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 School of Medicine and Public Health (formerly UW Medical School), Madison, WI

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

Dr. Lubner's research interests include new technology in computed tomography, including dual energy and iterative reconstruction, image-guided tumor ablation and oncologic imaging.

PubMed Articles
Davila A Menias CO Alhalabi K Lall C Pickhardt PJ Lubner M Elsayes KM Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia: Spectrum of Abdominal Manifestations. AJR Am J Roentgenol . 2020 Oct;215(4):885-895
[PubMed ID: 32755185]
Witt JS Kuczmarska-Haas A Lubner M Reeder SB Cho SY Minter R Weber S Ronnekleiv-Kelly S Abbott D LoConte N Mulkerin DL Lubner SJ Uboha NV Deming D Ritter MA Mohindra P Bassetti MF A Phase 1 Dose Escalation Study of Neoadjuvant SBRT Plus Elective Nodal Radiation with Concurrent Capecitabine for Resectable Pancreatic Cancer. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys . 2020 Sep 14;
[PubMed ID: 32942002]
Consul N Javed-Tayyab S Morani AC Menias CO Lubner MG Elsayes KM Iron-containing pathologies of the spleen: magnetic resonance imaging features with pathologic correlation. Abdom Radiol (NY) . 2020 Sep 11;
[PubMed ID: 32915270]
Swietlik JF Knott EA Longo KC Abel EJ Wells SA Lubner MG Laeseke PF McCormick T Hinshaw JL Lee FT Jr Ziemlewicz TJ Microwave Ablation of Adrenal Tumors in Patients With Continuous Intra-Arterial Blood Pressure Monitoring Without Prior Alpha-Adrenergic Blockade: Safety and Efficacy. Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol . 2020 Sep;43(9):1384-1391
[PubMed ID: 32529338]
Olson MC Lubner MG Menias CO Mellnick VM Gettle LM Kim DH Elsayes KM Pickhardt PJ <i>RadioGraphics</i> Update: Venous Thrombosis and Hypercoagulability in the Abdomen and Pelvis-Findings in COVID-19. Radiographics . 2020 Sep-Oct;40(5):E24-E28
[PubMed ID: 32649264]
Lubner MG Radiomics and Artificial Intelligence for Renal Mass Characterization. Radiol Clin North Am . 2020 Sep;58(5):995-1008
[PubMed ID: 32792129]
Nassar S Menias CO Nada A Blair KJ Shaaban AM Mellnick VM Gaballah AH Lubner MG Baiomy A Rohren SA Elsayes KM Morison's pouch: anatomical review and evaluation of pathologies and disease spread on cross-sectional imaging. Abdom Radiol (NY) . 2020 Aug;45(8):2315-2326
[PubMed ID: 32529262]
Fananapazir G Lubner MG Mendiratta-Lala M Wildman-Tobriner B Galgano SJ Lamba R Hinshaw JL Brook OR Reorganizing Cross-Sectional Interventional Procedures Practice During the Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) Pandemic. AJR Am J Roentgenol . 2020 May 22;:1-5
[PubMed ID: 32442029]
Ganeshan D Pickhardt PJ Morani AC Javadi S Lubner MG Elmohr MM Duran C Elsayes KM Hepatic hemangioendothelioma: CT, MR, and FDG-PET-CT in 67 patients-a bi-institutional comprehensive cancer center review. Eur Radiol . 2020 May;30(5):2435-2442
[PubMed ID: 32002639]
Olson MC Lubner MG Menias CO Mellnick VM Mankowski Gettle L Kim DH Elsayes KM Pickhardt PJ Venous Thrombosis and Hypercoagulability in the Abdomen and Pelvis: Causes and Imaging Findings. Radiographics . 2020 May-Jun;40(3):875-894
[PubMed ID: 32330086]
Ballard DH Mazaheri P Oppenheimer DC Lubner MG Menias CO Pickhardt PJ Middleton WD Mellnick VM Imaging of Abdominal Wall Masses, Masslike Lesions, and Diffuse Processes. Radiographics . 2020 May-Jun;40(3):684-706
[PubMed ID: 32330085]
Awe AM Rendell VR Lubner MG Winslow ER Texture Analysis: An Emerging Clinical Tool for Pancreatic Lesions. Pancreas . 2020 Mar;49(3):301-312
[PubMed ID: 32168248]
Ballard DH Mazaheri P Raptis CA Lubner MG Menias CO Pickhardt PJ Mellnick VM Fournier Gangrene in Men and Women: Appearance on CT, Ultrasound, and MRI and What the Surgeon Wants to Know. Can Assoc Radiol J . 2020 Feb;71(1):30-39
[PubMed ID: 32063012]
Elissa M Lubner MG Pickhardt PJ Biopsy of Deep Pelvic and Abdominal Targets With Ultrasound Guidance: Efficacy of Compression. AJR Am J Roentgenol . 2020 Jan;214(1):194-199
[PubMed ID: 31714843]
Consul N Menias CO Lubner MG Katabathina VS Chahinian RA Mansour J Elsayes KM A Review of Viral-Related Malignancies and the Associated Imaging Findings. AJR Am J Roentgenol . 2020 Jan;214(1):W1-W10
[PubMed ID: 31593515]
Ziemlewicz TJ Hinshaw JL Lubner MG Knott EA Willey BJ Lee FT Jr Brace CL Radiofrequency and microwave ablation in a porcine liver model: non-contrast CT and ultrasound radiologic-pathologic correlation. Int J Hyperthermia . 2020;37(1):799-807
[PubMed ID: 32620055]
Shapiro DD Wells SA Best SL Hedican SP Ziemlewicz TJ Lubner MG Hinshaw JL Lee FT Jr Jarrard DF Richards KA Downs TM Allen GO Nakada SY Abel EJ Comparing Outcomes for Patients with Clinical T1b Renal Cell Carcinoma Treated With Either Percutaneous Microwave Ablation or Surgery. Urology . 2020 Jan;135:88-94
[PubMed ID: 31585198]
Kim NY Lubner MG Nystrom JT Swietlik JF Abel EJ Havighurst TC Silverman SG McGahan JP Pickhardt PJ Utility of CT Texture Analysis in Differentiating Low-Attenuation Renal Cell Carcinoma From Cysts: A Bi-Institutional Retrospective Study. AJR Am J Roentgenol . 2019 Dec;213(6):1259-1266
[PubMed ID: 31386573]
Dreyfuss LD Wells SA Best SL Hedican SP Ziemlewicz TJ Lubner MG Hinshaw JL Lee FT Jr Nakada SY Abel EJ Development of a Risk-stratified Approach for Follow-up Imaging After Percutaneous Thermal Ablation of Sporadic Stage One Renal Cell Carcinoma. Urology . 2019 Dec;134:148-153
[PubMed ID: 31465794]
Maciolek KA Abel EJ Posielski NM Hinshaw JL Lubner MG Lee FT Jr Ziemlewicz TJ Wells SA Tumor location does not impact oncologic outcomes for percutaneous microwave ablation of clinical T1a renal cell carcinoma. Eur Radiol . 2019 Nov;29(11):6319-6329
[PubMed ID: 31016448]