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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
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 Jan 30;
[PubMed ID: 32002639]
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 Jan 28;:846537119888396
[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]
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]
Lee MH Lubner MG Peebles JK Hinshaw MA Menias CO Levine MS Pickhardt PJ Clinical, Imaging, and Pathologic Features of Conditions with Combined Esophageal and Cutaneous Manifestations. Radiographics . 2019 Sep-Oct;39(5):1411-1434
[PubMed ID: 31419189]
Katabathina VS Menias CO Khanna L Murphy L Dasyam AK Lubner MG Prasad SR Hereditary Gastrointestinal Cancer Syndromes: Role of Imaging in Screening, Diagnosis, and Management. Radiographics . 2019 Sep-Oct;39(5):1280-1301
[PubMed ID: 31373866]
Gupta A Lubner MG Wertz RM Foley E Loeffler A Pickhardt PJ CT detection of primary and metastatic ileal carcinoid tumor: rates of missed findings and associated delay in clinical diagnosis. Abdom Radiol (NY) . 2019 Aug;44(8):2721-2728
[PubMed ID: 31016344]
Knott EA Swietlik JF Longo KC Watson RF Green CM Abel EJ Lubner MG Hinshaw JL Smolock AR Xu Z Lee FT Jr Ziemlewicz TJ Robotically-Assisted Sonic Therapy for Renal Ablation in a Live Porcine Model: Initial Preclinical Results. J Vasc Interv Radiol . 2019 Aug;30(8):1293-1302
[PubMed ID: 31130365]
Lubner MG Reflections on radiogenomics and oncologic radiomics. Abdom Radiol (NY) . 2019 Jun;44(6):1959
[PubMed ID: 31073717]
Cherukuri AR Lubner MG Zea R Hinshaw JL Lubner SJ Matkowskyj KA Foltz ML Pickhardt PJ Tissue sampling in the era of precision medicine: comparison of percutaneous biopsies performed for clinical trials or tumor genomics versus routine clinical care. Abdom Radiol (NY) . 2019 Jun;44(6):2074-2080
[PubMed ID: 30032384]
Scrima AT Lubner MG Abel EJ Havighurst TC Shapiro DD Huang W Pickhardt PJ Texture analysis of small renal cell carcinomas at MDCT for predicting relevant histologic and protein biomarkers. Abdom Radiol (NY) . 2019 Jun;44(6):1999-2008
[PubMed ID: 29804215]
Posielski NM Bui A Wells SA Best SL Gettle LM Ziemlewicz TJ Lubner MG Hinshaw JL Lee FT Jr Allen GO Nakada SY Abel EJ Risk Factors for Complications and Nondiagnostic Results following 1,155 Consecutive Percutaneous Core Renal Mass Biopsies. J Urol . 2019 Jun;201(6):1080-1087
[PubMed ID: 30741848]
Wnorowski AM Menias CO Pickhardt PJ Kim DH Hara AK Lubner MG Mucin-Containing Rectal Carcinomas: Overview of Unique Clinical and Imaging Features. AJR Am J Roentgenol . 2019 Apr 17;:1-9
[PubMed ID: 30995095]
Gupta A Lubner MG Menias CO Mellnick VM Elsayes KM Pickhardt PJ Multimodality Imaging of Ileal Neuroendocrine (Carcinoid) Tumor. AJR Am J Roentgenol . 2019 Apr 11;:1-9
[PubMed ID: 30973780]
Drylewicz MR Lubner MG Pickhardt PJ Menias CO Mellnick VM Fatty masses of the abdomen and pelvis and their complications. Abdom Radiol (NY) . 2019 Apr;44(4):1535-1553
[PubMed ID: 30276422]
Pickhardt PJ Graffy PM Said A Jones D Welsh B Zea R Lubner MG Multiparametric CT for Noninvasive Staging of Hepatitis C Virus-Related Liver Fibrosis: Correlation With the Histopathologic Fibrosis Score. AJR Am J Roentgenol . 2019 Mar;212(3):547-553
[PubMed ID: 30645162]