Radiology

Faculty


UMKC Radiology Department Faculty

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Kelli Andresen, M.D.
Program Director – Clinical Associate Professor of Radiology, UMKC Saint Luke’s HospitalRadiology

Section Chief, Abdominal Imaging at Saint Luke’s Hospital and Director, General Radiology Medical Student rotation at Saint Luke’s Hospital

  • Medical School: University of Iowa College of Medicine
  • Residency: Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN
  • Fellowship: Abdominal Imaging, University of Iowa
  • Special Interests: GU, CT virtual colonoscopy, Medical student and resident education
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Natasha Acosta, M.D.
Associate Program Director – Assistant Professor of Radiology, UMKC Truman Medical CenterRadiology

Director, General Radiology and Neuroradiology Medical Student Rotations, Truman Medical Center

  • Medical School: University of Puerto Rico
  • Residency: University of Missouri-Kansas City
  • Fellowship: Neuroradiology, University of Colorado
  • Special Interests: Neuroradiology, Education
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Kristin Fickenscher, M.D.
Associate Program Director – Radiology Residency, Program Director, Pediatric Radiology fellowship — Associate Professor of Radiology and Pediatrics, UMKC Children’s Mercy Hospitals and ClinicsRadiology

Vice Chair of Radiology, Children’s Mercy Hospital

  • Medical School: Creighton University School of Medicine
  • Residency: University of Missouri-Columbia
  • Fellowship: Pediatric Radiology, University of Missouri-Columbia
  • Special Interests: Pediatric cardiovascular, fetal and body Imaging
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Melissa Leimkuehler, M.D.
Associate Program Director, General Radiology Medical Student Rotation Kansas City Veterans Administration Medical CenterRadiology

Radiology Deputy Service Chief (assistant)
Section of Abdominal imaging, Kansas City Veterans Administration Medical Center

  • Medical School: University of Missouri-Kansas City
  • Residency: University of Missouri-Kansas City
  • Fellowship: Body Imaging, Johns Hopkins Hospital
  • Special Interests: Body imaging and ultrasound

UMKC Radiology Faculty

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Mohammed Aljallad, Ph.D., DABR
Assistant Professor of Radiology Children’s Mercy HospitalRadiology
  • Master of Science – Radiological Sciences
  • PhD – Medical Physics (CAMPEP)
  • Both degrees from the University of Massachusetts – Lowell
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Shaya Ansari, M.D.
Clinical Assistant Professor of Radiology, UMKC Saint Luke’s HospitalRadiology

Director of MRI, Section of Abdominal Imaging

  • Undergraduate: William Patterson University
  • Medical School: University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey
  • Residency: Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons
  • Fellowship: Body Imaging, Emory University
  • Special interests: Body (small bowel) MRI, GI radiology, RF Ablation
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Timothy M. Bateman, Bs.C, M.D.
Professor of Radiology and Cardiology, UMKC Saint Luke’s HospitalRadiology

Cardiovascular imaging section, Saint Luke’s Cardiovascular Hospital

  • Undergraduate Degree: Brandon University
  • Medical School: University of Manitoba
  • Residency: University of Manitoba
  • Fellowships: Cardiology, Cedars Sinai Medical Center and Nuclear Cardiology Research, Cedars Sinai Medical Center
  • Special Interests: Nuclear Cardiac Imaging
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Nebiyu Beteselassie, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Radiology, UMKC Truman Medical CenterRadiology

Section of Body and Musculoskeletal Imaging, Truman Medical Center

  • Medical School: Addis Ababa University
  • Residency: University of Missouri-Kansas City
  • Fellowship: Body Imaging, Johns Hopkins Hospital
  • Fellowship: Musculoskeletal, Kansas University
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Stephanie Bolger Thuet, D.O.
Assistant Professor of Radiology and Pediatrics, UMKC Children’s Mercy Hospitals and ClinicsRadiology
  • Undergraduate: Michigan State University
  • Medical School: Michigan State University
  • Residency: Michigan State University
  • Fellowships: Pediatric Radiology, Children’s Hospital of Michigan and Wayne State University and Cardiothoracic Imaging, Bi-county Riverside Hospital
  • Special Interests: Interventional pediatric radiology
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John Borsa, M.D.
Associate Professor of Radiology, UMKC Saint Luke’s HospitalRadiology

Section of Interventional Radiology at Saint Luke’s Hospital

  • Medical School: University of Manitoba
  • Residency: Mayo Clinic, Rochester
  • Fellowship: Interventional Radiology – University of Washington
  • Special Interests: Interventional treatments in hemoncology
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Sherwin Chan, M.D., Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Radiology and Pediatrics, UMKC Children’s Mercy Hospitals and ClinicsRadiology
  • Undergraduate degree: Queen’s University (Kingston, Canada)
  • Medical School: Washington University
  • Doctorate: Biomedical Engineering, Washington University
  • Residency: University of Washington
  • Fellowship: Pediatric Radiology, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
  • Special Interests: Pediatric Cardiac Imaging, Translational Research, Ultrasound Research
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Brian Chin, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Radiology, UMKC Saint Luke’s HospitalRadiology

Associate Neuroradiology Fellowship Program Director, Section of Neuroimaging, Neuroscience Institute at Saint Luke’s Hospital

  • Medical School: Vanderbilt University SOM
  • Residency: University of North Carolina
  • Fellowship: Neuroradiology, University of Utah
  • Fellowship: Research in Neuroradiology, University of Utah
  • Special Interests: Educational neuroradiology research
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Kenneth Cho, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Radiology, UMKC Saint Luke’s HospitalRadiology

Section Chief, Interventional Radiology at Saint Luke’s Hospital

  • Undergraduate: University of Michigan
  • Medical School: Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences
  • Residency: Walter Reed Army Medical Center
  • Fellowships: Cardiovascular Interventional Radiology, Johns Hopkins Hospital
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Brenden Coleman, M.D.
Clinical Assistant Professor of Radiology, UMKC Saint Luke’s HospitalRadiology

Director of Ultrasound, Section of Abdominal Imaging,

  • Medical School: University of Arkansas School of Medicine
  • Residency: St. Vincent’s Medical Center – Bridgeport, CT
  • Fellowship: Abdominal Imaging, University of California, San Francisco
  • Special interest: Ultrasonography
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Brent Cully, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Radiology and Pediatrics, UMKC Children’s Mercy Hospitals and ClinicsRadiology

President, Greater Kansas City Radiological Society

  • Medical School: University of Missouri-Kansas City
  • Residency: University of Missouri-Kansas City
  • Fellowship: Pediatric Radiology, Children’s Mercy Hospitals and UMKC
  • Special Interests: Pediatric Interventional Radiology
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Amy Dahl, M.D
Associate Pediatric Radiology Fellowship Program Director, Assistant Professor of Radiology and Pediatrics, UMKC Children’s Mercy Hospitals and ClinicsRadiology
  • Undergraduate: Creighton University
  • Medical School: Creighton University
  • Residency: University of Nebraska
  • Fellowship: Pediatric Radiology, Children’s Mercy Hospital and UMKC
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Daniel Davignon, D.O.
Assistant Professor of Radiology and Pediatrics, UMKC Children’s Mercy Hospitals and ClinicsRadiology
  • Undergraduate degree: Sterling College
  • Medical School: Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences
  • Residency: University of North Texas
  • Fellowship: Pediatric Radiology, Children’s Mercy Hospital and UMKC
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Pablo Delgado, M.D.
Clinical Professor of Radiology, UMKC Saint Luke’s HospitalRadiology

Chief of Radiology, Saint Luke’s Hospital East

  • Medical School: University of Kansas
  • Residency: University of Kansas
  • Fellowship: Body Imaging, MD Anderson, University of Texas Cancer Center
  • Special interest: Gastrointestinal Radiology
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Laura Dinneen, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Radiology and Pediatrics, UMKC Children’s Mercy Hospitals and ClinicsRadiology
  • Undergraduate: Villanova University
  • Medical School: Thomas Jefferson Medical College
  • Residency: National Naval Medical Center
  • Fellowship: Pediatric Radiology, Children’s Mercy Hospital and UMKC
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Brian Dunoski, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Radiology and Pediatrics, UMKC Children’s Mercy Hospitals and ClinicsRadiology
  • Medical School: University of Cincinnati
  • Residency: Wayne State University
  • Fellowship: Pediatric Radiology, Children’s Hospital of MI, Wayne State University
  • Special Interests: Pediatric, Musculoskeletal
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Jean Dykstra, D.O.
Clinical Assistant Professor of Radiology, UMKC Truman Medical CenterRadiology

Section of Body and Musculoskeletal Imaging, Truman Medical Center

  • Medical School: Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences
  • Residency: Midwestern University
  • Fellowship: Body Imaging, William Beaumont Hospital
  • Special interests: Body Imaging
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Radhika Gupta, M.D.
Clinical Assistant Professor of Radiology, UMKC Kansas City Veterans Administration Medical CenterRadiology

Section of MRI and General Imaging, KCVA Medical Center

  • Medical School: All India Institute of Medical Sciences
  • Residency: University of Texas-Houston
  • Special interests: General Radiology
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William E. Holloway, M.D.
Neuroradiology Fellowship Director and Associate Professor, UMKC Neurosciences Institute at Saint Luke’s HospitalRadiology

Section of Neuroradiology, Neuroscience Institute at Saint Luke’s Hospital

  • Medical School: University of Chicago, Pritzker SOM
  • Residency: Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology
  • Fellowship: Neuroradiology, Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology
  • Fellowship: Neurointerventional, Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology
  • Special Interests: Neuroradiology and Neurointerventional radiology
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Socrates Jamoulis, M.D.
Clinical Assistant Professor of Radiology, UMKC Truman Medical CenterRadiology

Section of Body and Musculoskeletal Imaging, Truman Medical Center

  • Undergraduate Degree: University of Akron, Akron, OH
  • Medical degree: Bowman Gray SOM, Wake Forest University
  • Residency: Bowman Gray SOM and University of California
  • Special Interests: Body Imaging
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Nima Kasraie, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Radiology and Physics, UMKC Children’s Mercy Hospital of Kansas CityRadiology

Medical Physicist, Children’s Mercy Hospitals and Clinics

  • Undergraduate: Arkansas State University
  • Master’s Degree: Nuclear and Radiological Engineering, University of Tennessee
  • Doctorate: Medical Physics, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
  • Special Interests: Medical Physics and Radiation dose reduction
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Chris Keup, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Radiology and Pediatrics, UMKC Children’s Mercy Hospitals of Kansas CityRadiology
  • Undergraduate: West Point, United States Military Academy
  • Medical School: University of Missouri-Columbia
  • Residency: University of Missouri-Kansas City
  • Fellowship: Pediatric Radiology, Children’s Mercy Hospital and UMKC
  • Special interests: Cardiac and interventional imaging
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Joshua Knowlton, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Radiology and Pediatrics, UMKC Children’s Mercy Hospitals of Kansas CityRadiology

Program Director, Pediatric Radiology Medical Student Rotation at Children’s Mercy Hospitals in Kansas City

  • Medical School: University of Utah
  • Residency: University of Wisconsin
  • Fellowship: Children’s Hospital Medical Center, University of Cincinnati
  • Special Interests: Cardiac and Musculoskeletal imaging
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Emily D. Kucera, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Radiology and Pediatrics, UMKC Children’s Mercy Hospitals and ClinicsRadiology

Director or Radiology, Children’s Mercy South

  • Medical School: University of Nebraska
  • Residency: University of Nebraska
  • Fellowship: Pediatric Radiology, Riley Children’s, Indiana University
  • Special Interests: Ultrasound and General Pediatric Imaging
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Jeff Kunin, M.D.
Interim Chair – Clinical Associate Professor of Radiology, UMKC Saint Luke’s HospitalRadiology

Chief of Radiology, Saint Luke’s Hospital-Plaza and member of Section of Thoracic Imaging

  • Medical School: University of Texas Medical Branch
  • Residency: Medical College of Virginia, Henry Ford Hospital
  • Fellowship: Body Imaging, University of Michigan
  • Special interests: Thoracic Radiology, Quality Improvement and Radiology Business
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David J. Lerner, M.D.
Clinical Associate Professor of Radiology, UMKC Kansas City Veterans Administration Medical Center Radiology
  • Medical School: University of Kansas
  • Residency: University of Missouri-Kansas City
  • Fellowship: Abdominal Imaging, Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology, Washington University School of Medicine
  • Special interests: Abdominal Imaging, Surgical Intervention and Imaging in Space and Remote Environments
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Tiffany Lewis, D.O., M.B.A
Clinical Assistant Professor of Radiology, UMKC Truman Medical CenterRadiology
  • Medical School: Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences
  • Internship: Internal Medicine, University of Kansas
  • Residency: Diagnostic Radiology, University of Kansas
  • Fellowship: Women’s Imaging, Mayo Clinic – Scottsdale
  • Master of Business Administration: Rockhurst University
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Neil Mardis, D.O.
Assistant Professor of Radiology and Pediatrics, UMKC Children’s Mercy Hospitals of Kansas CityRadiology
  • Medical School: Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Residency: Michigan State University
  • Fellowship: Pediatric Radiology, Boston Children’s Hospital, Harvard University
  • Special Interests: Magnetic Resonance Imaging and Research
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Cole Martin, M.D.
Clinical Associate Professor of Radiology and Neurology, UMKC Neuroscience Institute, Saint Luke’s HospitalRadiology

Section of Neurointerventional Radiology at Saint Luke’s Hospital

  • Medical School: University of Kansas
  • Residency: Neurology, University of Iowa
  • Fellowship: Neurointerventional imaging, University of Iowa
  • Special Interests: Cerebrovascular disease and Neurointerventional
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Santiago Martinez, M.D.
Professor of Radiology UMKC Saint Luke’s HospitalRadiology

Section of Thoracic Imaging,  Saint Luke’s Hospital

  • Medical School: Universidad Colegio Mayor de Nuestra Senora del Rosario SOM
  • Residency: Universidad Colegio Mayor de Nuestra Senora del Rosario SOM
  • Fellowship: Thoracic Imaging, Duke University Medical Center
  • Special Interests: Thoracic and Cardiac Imaging
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Jennifer Massengale, M.D.
Clinical Assistant Professor of Radiology, UMKC Saint Luke’s HospitalRadiology

Section of Breast Imaging, Saint Luke’s Hospital Cancer Center

  • Undergraduate: Baylor University
  • Medical School: The George Washington University
  • Residency: The George Washington University
  • Fellowship: Breast Imaging, Northwestern Memorial Hospital
  • Special interest: Breast Imaging
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Megan E. McDonald, D.O.
Assistant Professor of Radiology and Pediatrics, UMKC Children’s Mercy Hospitals and ClinicsRadiology
  • Undergraduate Degree: Heidelberg College, Tiffin, OH
  • Medical School: Ohio University College of Osteopathic Medicine, Athens, OH
  • Residency: Osteopathic Medical Center of Texas, Ft. Worth, TX
  • Fellowship: Texas Children’s Hospital, Houston, TX
  • Special Interests: Musculoskeletal, including sports medicine
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Arthur (Iain) McGhie, M.D.
Professor of Radiology and Cardiology, UMKC Saint Luke’s HospitalRadiology

Section of Cardiac Imaging at Saint Luke’s Hospital

  • Undergraduate Degree: University of Glasgow
  • Medical School: University of Glasgow
  • Residency: Royal Infirmary, Glasgow, UK
  • Fellowship: Cardiovascular imaging, University of Texas-Southwestern
  • Special Interests: Cardiac Imaging
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Ruby Meierotto, M.D.
Clinical Associate Professor of Radiology, UMKC Saint Luke’s HospitalRadiology

Department Chair of Breast Radiology of the Saint Luke’s Cancer Institute

  • Medical School: University of Texas, San Antonio
  • Residency: University of Kansas
  • Fellowship: Women’s Imaging, University of Southern California
  • Special interest: Breast MR imaging
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Grace Mitchell, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Radiology and Pediatrics, UMKC Children’s Mercy Hospitals and ClinicsDepartments of Radiology & Pediatrics
  • Medical School:  Tufts University School of Medicine
  • Residency: Baystate Medical Center
  • Fellowship: Pediatric Radiology, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital and the Univ of Cincinnati
  • Special Interests: Body imaging
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David B. Nielsen, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Radiology and Pediatrics, UMKC Children’s Mercy Hospitals of Kansas CityRadiology
  • Medical School: Creighton University
  • Residency: University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH
  • Fellowship: Pediatric Radiology, Children’s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH
  • Special Interests: Pediatric Body and Neuroimaging
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Kay L. North, D.O.
Assistant Professor of Radiology and Pediatrics, UMKC Children’s Mercy Hospitals of Kansas CityRadiology

President, UMKC Radiology Alumni Society

  • Undergraduate Degree: Ferris State University, Big Rapids, MI
  • Medical School: Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences
  • Residency: University of Missouri Kansas City
  • Fellowship: Pediatric Radiology, Children’s Mercy Hospitals and Clinics and UMKC
  • Special Interests: Fetal imaging
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Erin Opfer, D.O.
Assistant Professor of Radiology and Pediatrics, UMKC Children’s Mercy Hospitals and ClinicsDepartments of Radiology& Pediatrics
  • Medical School: Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences
  • Residency: Naval Medical Center
  • Fellowship: Pediatric Radiology, Children’s Mercy Hospitals and UMKC
  • Special Interests: Fetal and Cardiac imaging
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A. Keith Rastogi, M.D.
Clinical Assistant Professor of Radiology, UMKC Saint Luke’s HospitalRadiology

Section of Musculoskeletal Imaging, Saint Luke’s Hospital
Associate Director of Diagnostic Radiology Medical Student Rotation

  • Medical School: University of Missouri-Kansas City
  • Residency: University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics
  • Fellowship: Musculoskeletal Imaging, University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics
  • Special Interests: Sports Medicine Imaging, Musculoskeletal Ultrasound, Ultrasound-guided procedures, Resident Education
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Brenton Reading, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Radiology and Pediatrics Children’s Mercy Hospitals of Kansas CityRadiology
  • Medical School: University of Tennessee
  • Residency: University of Alabama-Birmingham
  • Fellowship: Pediatric Radiology, Children’s Hospital Medical Center, University of Cincinnati
  • Special Interests: Pediatric Interventional
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William Reed, M.D.
Clinical Assistant Professor of Radiology, UMKC Kansas City Veterans Administration Medical CenterRadiology

Director, General Radiology Medical Student rotation, Kansas City VA Medical Center

  • Undergraduate Degree: Williams College
  • Medical School: Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
  • Residencies: Diagnostic Radiology, UMKC and Nuclear Medicine-University of Kansas
  • Special Interests: General radiology and education
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Stephanie Reid, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Radiology, UMKC Truman Medical CenterRadiology

Section of Body and Musculoskeletal Imaging, Truman Medical Center

  • Medical School: University of Missouri-Kansas City
  • Residency: University of Missouri-Kansas City
  • Fellowship: Body Imaging, John’s Hopkin’s Hospital
  • Special Interests: Abdominal Imaging
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Lawrence R. Ricci, D.O.
Assistant Professor of Radiology, UMKC Truman Medical CenterRadiology

Chair of Radiology, Sections of Nuclear Medicine and Interventional Radiology, Truman Medical Center

  • Undergraduate Degree: University of Kansas
  • Medical School: Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Residency: University of Missouri-Kansas City
  • Special Interests: Interventional and Breast Imaging
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Douglas C. Rivard, D.O.
Associate Professor of Radiology and Pediatrics, UMKC Children’s Mercy Hospitals of Kansas CityRadiology

Chair, Department of Radiology at Children’s Mercy Hospital of Kansas City

  • Undergraduate Degree: University of Missouri – Rolla
  • Medical Degree: Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Residency: Tulsa Regional Medical Center, University of Oklahoma
  • Fellowship: Pediatric Radiology, Children’s Mercy Hospitals and Clinics and UMKC
  • Special Interests: Interventional Radiology
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Melissa L. Rosado de Christenson, M.D., F.A.C.R.
Professor of Radiology, UMKC Saint Luke’s HospitalRadiology

Section Chief, Thoracic Imaging, Department of Radiology at Saint Luke’s Hospital
Adjunct Professor of Radiology, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences
President, American Roentgen Ray Society

  • Medical School: Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences
  • Residency: George Washington University
  • Special Interests: Thoracic radiology, Medical education
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Michael Roys, M.D.
Clinical Assistant Professor of Radiology, UMKC Kansas City Veterans Administration Medical CenterRadiology

Section of Interventional Radiology, KCVA Medical Center

  • Undergraduate Degree: University of Illinois
  • Medical School: University of Illinois College of Medicine
  • Residency: University of Washington
  • Fellowship: Interventional Radiology, University of Washington
  • Special Interests: Interventional Radiology
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Megan Saettele, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Radiology, UMKC & Section of Breast Imaging, Saint Luke’s Cancer Institute Director, Breast Imaging Medical Student Rotation, UMKC SOM
  • Medical School: University of Missouri-School of Medicine, Columbia MO
  • Residency: University of Missouri-Kansas City
  • Fellowship: Breast Imaging, University of Utah;  Huntsman Cancer Institute
  • Special interests: Breast imaging and education
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Jessica Sanchez, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Radiology, UMKC Saint Luke’s HospitalRadiology

Director, Section of Musculoskeletal Imaging, Saint Luke’s Hospital

  • Undergraduate Degree: University of Kansas
  • Medical School: Cornell University
  • Residency: George Washington University
  • Fellowship: Musculoskeletal Radiology, George Washington University
  • Special Interests: Musculoskeletal radiology
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Nathan Saucier, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Radiology, UMKC Saint Luke’s HospitalRadiology

Section of Interventional Radiology, Saint Luke’s Hospital

  • Undergraduate Degree: University of Missouri-Columbia
  • Medical School: Saint Louis University
  • Residency: University of Illinois, Peoria
  • Fellowship: Interventional Radiology, University of Illinois, Peoria
  • Special Interests: Interventional radiology therapy
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Yash Sethi, M.D.
Clinical Associate Professor of Radiology, UMKC Kansas City Veterans Administration Medical CenterDepartment of Radiology

Interim Radiology Service Chief
Section of MRI and General Imaging, KCVA Medical Center

  • Medical School: University College of Medical Sciences, Univ of Dehli
  • Residency: Wayne State and St. Vincent’s Hospital
  • Fellowship: Cross sectional Imaging, University of Missouri-Columbia
  • Special interest: Body imaging
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Craig Smith M.D.
Clinical Assistant Professor of Radiology, UMKC Kansas City Veterans Administration Medical CenterDepartment of Radiology

Section of Interventional Radiology, KCVA Medical Center

  • Undergraduate Degree: University of Toledo
  • Medical School: Meharry Medical College
  • Residencies: Surgery-Providence Hospital; Radiology-Cook County Hospital
  • Fellowship: Interventional Radiology, Brown University-Rhode Island Hospital
  • Special Interest: Interventional Radiology
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William (Bill) Smith, M.D.
Clinical Associate Professor of Radiology, UMKC Section of Breast Imaging Saint Luke’s Cancer InstituteRadiology
  • Medical School: University of Kansas 
  • Residency: University of Kansas
  • Fellowship: Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Harvard Medical School
  • Special Interest: Breast Imaging
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JulieAnn Stover, M.D.
Clinical Assistant Professor of Radiology, UMKC Saint Luke’s HospitalRadiology
  • Medical School: University of Kansas
  • Internship: Internal Medicine, University of Kansas
  • Residency: Diagnostic Radiology, University of Kansas – Wichita
  • Fellowship: Breast Imaging, University of Wisconsin
  • Special Interests: Breast Imaging
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Cindy Taylor, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Radiology and Pediatrics, UMKC Children’s Mercy Hospitals and ClinicsDepartment of Radiology
  • Undergraduate Degree: Syracuse University
  • Medical School: Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences
  • Residency: University of Cincinnati Hospital Medical Center
  • Fellowship: Pediatric Radiology, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center
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Jason Tobler, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Radiology and Pediatrics, UMKC Children’s Mercy Hospitals and ClinicsRadiology
  • Undergraduate degree: Washington University
  • Medical School: University of Missouri-Columbia
  • Residency: University of Cincinnati
  • Fellowship: Pediatric Radiology, Children’s Medical Center of Cincinnati and the University of Cincinnati
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Chris Walker, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Radiology, UMKC Saint Luke’s HospitalRadiology

Section of Thoracic Imaging, Saint Luke’s Hospital

  • Medical School: University of Minnesota
  • Residency: University of Washington
  • Fellowship: Cardiothoracic Imaging, Massachusetts General Hospital
  • Special Interests: Cardiac Imaging
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Steven T. Welch, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Radiology and Pediatrics, UMKC Children’s Mercy Hospitals and ClinicsDepartment of Radiology
  • Undergraduate Degree: Boston College
  • Medical School: University of Virginia SOM
  • Residency: Naval Medical Center
  • Fellowship: Pediatric Radiology, Children’s Hospital Medical Center, University of Cincinnati
  • Special Interests: Pediatric Body and Musculoskeletal
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Brandt C. Wible, M.D.
Clinical Associate Professor of Radiology, UMKC Saint Luke’s HospitalDepartment of Radiology – Interventional Section

Director of Interventional Radiology Medical Student Rotation
Associate Director of Diagnostic Radiology Medical Student Rotation

  • Medical School: Rush Medical College
  • Residency: Medical College of Wisconsin
  • Fellowship: Interventional Radiology, Johns Hopkins Hospital
  • Special interests: Interventional Oncology, Peripheral Vascular Disease, Uterine Fibroid Embolization, Hepatobiliary Disease
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Joe Witham, M.D.
Clinical Assistant Professor of Radiology, UMKC Truman Medical CenterDepartment of Radiology

Section of Musculoskeletal and Chest Imaging, Truman Medical Center

  • Undergraduate Degree: University of North Iowa
  • Medical School: University of Iowa
  • Residency: University of Missouri-Kansas City
  • Fellowship: Pomeranz Magnetic Resonance Imaging
  • Special Interests: Magnetic Resonance Imaging
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Tim Zinkus, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Radiology and Pediatrics, UMKC Children’s Mercy Hospitals and ClinicsDepartment of Radiology

Director, Pediatric Neuroradiology Fellow Rotation

  • Undergraduate Degree: Auburn University
  • Medical School: University of South Alabama
  • Residency: University of Mississippi Medical Center
  • Fellowship: Pediatric & Neuroradiology, Boston Children’s Hospital, Harvard University
  • Special Interests: Pediatric Neuroradiology

Adjunct Faculty

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Aaron Lewis, M.D.
Volunteer Assistant Professor of Radiology and Nuclear Medicine, UMKC Radiology
  • Undergraduate: Washington University
  • Medical School: Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons
  • Residency: University of Missouri-Kansas City
  • Fellowship: Joint program in Nuclear Medicine, Harvard University
  • Special Interest: Molecular/Nuclear Medicine Imaging
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Jorge Vidal, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Radiology, UMKC

Assistant Professor of Radiology, University of Puerto Rico

  • Undergraduate: University of Puerto Rico
  • Medical School: University of Puerto Rico
  • Residency: University of Missouri-Kansas City
  • Special Interests: Musculoskeletal and Neuroimaging, University of Missouri Kansas City