Radiology Personnel

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

Assistant Professor
Breast Imaging


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

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Factors Contributing to Late-Stage Breast Cancer Presentation in sub-Saharan Africa
Scheel J., Anderson S., Foerster M., Galukande M., McCormack V.
Current Breast Cancer Reports. 2018 Jul:1-6

MRI, clinical examination, and mammography for preoperative assessment of residual disease and pathologic complete response after neoadjuvant chemotherapy for breast cancer: ACRIN 6657 trial
Scheel J., Kim E., Partridge S., Lehman C., Rosen M., Bernreuter W., Pisano E., Marques H., Morris E., Weatherall P., Polin S., Newstead G., Esserman L., Schnall M., Hylton N.
American Journal of Roentgenology. 2018 Jun:1376-1385

Role of Family Obligation Stress on Ugandan Women’s Participation in Preventive Breast Health
Scheel J., Parker S., Hippe D., Patrick D., Nakigudde G., Anderson B., Gralow J., Thompson B., Molina Y.
Oncologist. 2018 Jan

Representation of Women on Radiology Journal Editorial Boards: A 40-Year Analysis
Piper C., Scheel J., Lee C., Forman H.
Academic Radiology. 2018 Jan

Specialty societies and breast cancer screening recommendations
Lee C., Scheel J., Lee J.
JAMA Internal Medicine. 2017 Dec:1871-1872

Resource-stratified implementation of a community-based breast cancer management programme in Peru
Duggan C., Dvaladze A., Tsu V., Jeronimo J., Constant T., Romanoff A., Scheel J., Patel S., Gralow J., Anderson B.
The Lancet Oncology. 2017 Oct:e607-e617

Mobile Versus Fixed Facility: Latinas’ Attitudes and Preferences for Obtaining a Mammogram
Scheel J., Tillack A., Mercer L., Coronado G., Beresford S., Molina Y., Thompson B.
Journal of the American College of Radiology. 2017 Jan

Inflammatory breast cancer in accessory abdominal breast tissue
Miles R., Amornsiripanitch N., Scheel J.
Radiology Case Reports. 2017 Jan

Healthcare factors for obtaining a mammogram in latinas with a variable mammography history
Scheel J., Molina Y., Coronado G., Bishop S., Doty S., Jimenez R., Thompson B., Lehman C., Beresford S.
Oncology Nursing Forum. 2017 Jan:66-76

Are physicians influenced by their own specialty society’s guidelines regarding mammography screening? an analysis of ationally representative data
Scheel J., Hippe D., Chen L., Lam D., Lee J., Elmore J., Rahbar H., Partridge S., Lee C.
American Journal of Roentgenology. 2016 Nov:959-964