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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



University Hospital
(608) 263-8340 | (800) 323-8942 | Map
Wisconsin Institutes for Medical Research
(608) 265-8731 | | Map
Digestive Health Center
(608) 890-5000 | (855) 342-9900 | Map

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
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 Jan 15;:1-7
[PubMed ID: 30645162]
Pooler BD Lubner MG Theis JR Halberg RB Liang Z Pickhardt PJ Volumetric Textural Analysis of Colorectal Masses at CT Colonography: Differentiating Benign versus Malignant Pathology and Comparison with Human Reader Performance. Acad Radiol . 2019 Jan;26(1):30-37
[PubMed ID: 29566994]
Pohlman RM Varghese T Jiang J Ziemlewicz TJ Alexander ML Wergin KL Hinshaw JL Lubner MG Wells SA Lee FT Jr Comparison of Displacement Tracking Algorithms for in Vivo Electrode Displacement Elastography. Ultrasound Med Biol . 2019 Jan;45(1):218-232
[PubMed ID: 30318122]
Planz VB Lubner MG Pickhardt PJ Volumetric analysis at abdominal CT: oncologic and non-oncologic applications. Br J Radiol . 2018 Nov 30;:20180631
[PubMed ID: 30457881]
Lubner MG Jones D Said A Kloke J Lee S Pickhardt PJ Accuracy of liver surface nodularity quantification on MDCT for staging hepatic fibrosis in patients with hepatitis C virus. Abdom Radiol (NY) . 2018 Nov;43(11):2980-2986
[PubMed ID: 29572714]
Javadi S Menias CO Karbasian N Shaaban A Shah K Osman A Jensen CT Lubner MG Gaballah AH Elsayes KM HIV-related Malignancies and Mimics: Imaging Findings and Management. Radiographics . 2018 Nov-Dec;38(7):2051-2068
[PubMed ID: 30339518]
Lubner MG Jones D Kloke J Said A Pickhardt PJ CT texture analysis of the liver for assessing hepatic fibrosis in patients with hepatitis C virus. Br J Radiol . 2018 Oct 11;:20180153
[PubMed ID: 30182750]
Drylewicz MR Lubner MG Pickhardt PJ Menias CO Mellnick VM Fatty masses of the abdomen and pelvis and their complications. Abdom Radiol (NY) . 2018 Oct 1;
[PubMed ID: 30276422]
Maciolek KA Abel EJ Best SL Emamekhoo H Averill SL Ziemlewicz TJ Lubner MG Hinshaw JL Lee FT Jr Wells SA Percutaneous microwave ablation for local control of metastatic renal cell carcinoma. Abdom Radiol (NY) . 2018 Sep;43(9):2446-2454
[PubMed ID: 29464274]
Smolock AR Cristescu MM Hinshaw A Woo KM Wells SA Ziemlewicz TJ Lubner MG Dalvie PS Louis Hinshaw J Brace CL Ozkan OS Lee FT Jr Laeseke P Combination transarterial chemoembolization and microwave ablation improves local tumor control for 3- to 5-cm hepatocellular carcinoma when compared with transarterial chemoembolization alone. Abdom Radiol (NY) . 2018 Sep;43(9):2497-2504
[PubMed ID: 29450606]
Sjoberg BP Menias CO Lubner MG Mellnick VM Pickhardt PJ Splenomegaly: A Combined Clinical and Radiologic Approach to the Differential Diagnosis. Gastroenterol Clin North Am . 2018 Sep;47(3):643-666
[PubMed ID: 30115442]
Lubner MG Pickhardt PJ Multidetector Computed Tomography for Retrospective, Noninvasive Staging of Liver Fibrosis. Gastroenterol Clin North Am . 2018 Sep;47(3):569-584
[PubMed ID: 30115438]
Sugi MD Menias CO Lubner MG Bhalla S Mellnick VM Kwon MH Katz DS CT Findings of Acute Small-Bowel Entities. Radiographics . 2018 Sep-Oct;38(5):1352-1369
[PubMed ID: 30207931]
Lubner MG Menias CO Johnson RJ Gaballah AH Shaaban A Elsayes KM Villous Gastrointestinal Tumors: Multimodality Imaging with Histopathologic Correlation. Radiographics . 2018 Sep-Oct;38(5):1370-1384
[PubMed ID: 30059275]
Planz VB Posielski NM Lubner MG Li K Chen GH Nakada SY Pickhardt PJ Ultra-low-dose limited renal CT for volumetric stone surveillance: advantages over standard unenhanced CT. Abdom Radiol (NY) . 2018 Aug 2;
[PubMed ID: 30073402]
Lubner MG The Figley Fellowship-An Indispensable Opportunity. AJR Am J Roentgenol . 2018 Aug;211(2):237-238
[PubMed ID: 30036090]
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) . 2018 Jul 21;
[PubMed ID: 30032384]
Ganeshan D Menias CO Lubner MG Pickhardt PJ Sandrasegaran K Bhalla S Sarcoidosis from Head to Toe: What the Radiologist Needs to Know. Radiographics . 2018 Jul-Aug;38(4):1180-1200
[PubMed ID: 29995619]
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) . 2018 May 26;
[PubMed ID: 29804215]
Bell JR Posielski NM Penniston KL Lubner MG Nakada SY Pickhardt PJ Automated Computer Software Compared with Manual Measurements for CT-Based Urinary Stone Metrics: An Evaluation Study. J Endourol . 2018 May;32(5):455-461
[PubMed ID: 29466878]