Radiology Personnel

John Scheel, M.D., Ph.D., MPH

Associate Professor
Breast Imaging Residency Site Director
Breast Imaging Fellowship Director

Breast Imaging
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Dr. Scheel is a physician at the Seattle Cancer Care Alliance and a UW assistant professor of radiology. Dr. Scheel earned his B.S. with high honors from the University of California, Riverside. He earned his M.D. and Ph.D. from the University of California, San Diego and completed his radiology residency and breast imaging fellowship at the University of Virginia.

His clinical practice includes all aspects of breast imaging, including mammography, ultrasound, MRI and tomosynthesis, and breast interventional procedures. His research activities are focused on identifying and addressing health care access barriers in underserved communities (both locally and globally).

Recent Publications (via Semantic Scholar)

Accelerated Breast Diffusion-weighted Imaging Using Multiband Sensitivity Encoding with the CAIPIRINHA Method: Clinical Experience at 3 T.
Debosmita Biswas, D. Hippe, Yi Wang, et al. - Published 2022 - RADIOLOGY. IMAGING CANCER

Formalized Radiologic-Pathologic Curriculum in Breast Imaging for Breast Imaging Fellows and Residents: how we do it
S. Zelasko, Brittany O’Steen, Elizabeth U. Parker, et al. - Published 2021 - CURRENT BREAST CANCER REPORTS

Evaluation of diagnostic ultrasound use in a breast cancer detection strategy in Northern Peru
Segen Aklilu, C. Bain, P. Bansil, et al. - Published 2021 - PLOS ONE

Pharmacological Assessment of the Antiprotozoal Activity, Cytotoxicity and Genotoxicity of Medicinal Plants Used in the Treatment of Malaria in the Greater Mpigi Region in Uganda
Fabien Schultz, Ogechi Favour Osuji, Anh Nguyen, et al. - Published 2021 - FRONTIERS IN PHARMACOLOGY

Radiologic and Pathologic Correlation for Lactating Adenomas
Hoiwan Cheung, Elizabeth U. Parker, Mark R Kilgore, et al. - Published 2021

Idiopathic Granulomatous Mastitis of the Breast: Radiologic–Pathologic Correlation
Niketa Kataria, Elizabeth U. Parker, Mark R Kilgore, et al. - Published 2021

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Supplemental Breast Cancer Screening Based on Breast Density.
S. Weinstein, P. Slanetz, A. Lewin, et al. - Published 2021 - JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN COLLEGE OF RADIOLOGY : JACR

MRI in the Setting of Neoadjuvant Treatment of Breast Cancer
C. Mercado, C. Chhor, J. Scheel - Published 2021 - JOURNAL OF BREAST IMAGING

Radiology volunteers to support a breast cancer screening program in Peru: description of the project, preliminary results, and impressions.
I. M. González Moreno, J. Trejo-Falcón, M. Matsumoto, et al. - Published 2021 - RADIOLOGIA

IV Ductal Carcinoma In Situ, Including its Histologic Subtypes and Grades
Sarah Anderson, Elizabeth U. Parker, H. Rahbar, et al. - Published 2021 - CURRENT BREAST CANCER REPORTS