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Bonnie Joe, M.D., Ph.D.

Radiologist

Dr. Bonnie N. Joe is chief of Women's Imaging in Radiology at UCSF Medical Center. Her expertise includes breast imaging such as mammography, ultrasound and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI); abdominal and pelvic MRI; and MR spectroscopy and perfusion.

Joe earned a Ph.D. in electrical and computer engineering at Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh, Penn., and a medical degree at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center. She completed a residency in diagnostic radiology and a fellowship in body MRI at the Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology at Washington University, St. Louis, Mo.

Clinics

Breast Imaging
1600 Divisadero St., Room H-2906
San Francisco, CA 94115
Scheduling: (415) 353-2573
Phone: (415) 353-9800
Fax: (415) 353-9910

Hours: Monday to Friday
7:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.

Radiology at Divisadero St.
1600 Divisadero St., Room A-142 and A-219
San Francisco, CA 94115
Scheduling: (415) 353-2573
CT, MRI and Bone Densitometry: (415) 885-7282
X-Ray and Nuclear Medicine:
(415) 885-3822
Interventional Radiology:
(415) 885-3578
Fax: (415) 353-7140

Hours: Monday to Friday,
8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Radiology at Women's Health Center
2356 Sutter St., Room J-146 and J-226
San Francisco, CA 94115
Scheduling: (415) 353-2573
Fax: (415) 353-7140

Hours: Monday to Friday
7:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.

More about Bonnie Joe

Additional Languages

Cantonese

Education

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine 1997

Residencies

Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology, Radiology 2002

Fellowships

Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology, MRI 2003

Selected Research and Publications

  1. Lee CI, Ichikawa L, Rochelle MC, Kerlikowske K, Miglioretti DL, Sprague BL, DeMartini WB, Wernli KJ, Joe BN, Yankaskas BC, Lehman CD. Breast MRI BI-RADS Assessments and Abnormal Interpretation Rates by Clinical Indication in US Community Practices. Acad Radiol. 2014 Nov; 21(11):1370-6.
  2. Drukker K, Duewer F, Giger ML, Malkov S, Flowers CI, Joe B, Kerlikowske K, Drukteinis JS, Li H, Shepherd JA. Mammographic quantitative image analysis and biologic image composition for breast lesion characterization and classification. Med Phys. 2014 Mar; 41(3):031915.
  3. Aliu SO, Jones EF, Azziz A, Kornak J, Wilmes LJ, Newitt DC, Suzuki SA, Klifa C, Gibbs J, Proctor EC, Joe BN, Hylton NM. Repeatability of quantitative MRI measurements in normal breast tissue. Transl Oncol. 2014 Feb; 7(1):130-7.
  4. Jafri NF, Newitt DC, Kornak J, Esserman LJ, Joe BN, Hylton NM. Optimized breast MRI functional tumor volume as a biomarker of recurrence-free survival following neoadjuvant chemotherapy. J Magn Reson Imaging. 2014 Aug; 40(2):476-82.
  5. Wisner DJ, Rogers N, Deshpande VS, Newitt DN, Laub GA, Porter DA, Kornak J, Joe BN, Hylton NM. High-resolution diffusion-weighted imaging for the separation of benign from malignant BI-RADS 4/5 lesions found on breast MRI at 3T. J Magn Reson Imaging. 2014 Sep; 40(3):674-81.
  6. Wisner DJ, Hwang ES, Chang CB, Tso HH, Joe BN, Lessing JN, Lu Y, Hylton NM. Features of Occult Invasion in Biopsy-Proven DCIS at Breast MRI. Breast J. 2013 Nov; 19(6):650-8.
  7. Price ER, Hargreaves J, Lipson JA, Sickles EA, Brenner RJ, Lindfors KK, Joe BN, Leung JW, Feig SA, Bassett LW, Ojeda-Fournier H, Daniel BL, Kurian AW, Love E, Ryan L, Walgenbach DD, Ikeda DM. The california breast density information group: a collaborative response to the issues of breast density, breast cancer risk, and breast density notification legislation. Radiology. 2013 Dec; 269(3):887-92.
  8. McLaughlin RL, Newitt DC, Wilmes LJ, Jones EF, Wisner DJ, Kornak J, Proctor E, Joe BN, Hylton NM. High resolution in vivo characterization of apparent diffusion coefficient at the tumor-stromal boundary of breast carcinomas: A pilot study to assess treatment response using proximity-dependent diffusion-weighted imaging. J Magn Reson Imaging. 2014 May; 39(5):1308-13.
  9. Brasic N, Wisner DJ, Joe BN. Breast MR imaging for extent of disease assessment in patients with newly diagnosed breast cancer. Magn Reson Imaging Clin N Am. 2013 Aug; 21(3):519-32.
  10. Joe BN. Breast imaging. Magn Reson Imaging Clin N Am. 2013 Aug; 21(3):xiii-xiv.
  11. Bolouri MS, Elias SG, Wisner DJ, Behr SC, Hawkins RA, Suzuki SA, Banfield KS, Joe BN, Hylton NM. Triple-negative and non-triple-negative invasive breast cancer: association between MR and fluorine 18 fluorodeoxyglucose PET imaging. Radiology. 2013 Nov; 269(2):354-61.
  12. Yitta S, Joe BN, Wisner DJ, Price ER, Hylton NM. Recognizing artifacts and optimizing breast MRI at 1.5 and 3 T. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2013 Jun; 200(6):W673-82.
  13. Wilmes LJ, McLaughlin RL, Newitt DC, Singer L, Sinha SP, Proctor E, Wisner DJ, Saritas EU, Kornak J, Shankaranarayanan A, Banerjee S, Jones EF, Joe BN, Hylton NM. High-resolution diffusion-weighted imaging for monitoring breast cancer treatment response. Acad Radiol. 2013 May; 20(5):581-9.
  14. Kohi MP, Brasic N, Vohra P, Price ER, Joe BN. Breast metastasis from testicular leiomyosarcoma. Breast J. 2013 May-Jun; 19(3):336-7.
  15. Arasu VA, Joe BN, Lvoff NM, Leung JW, Brenner RJ, Flowers CI, Moore DH, Sickles EA. Response. Radiology. 2013 Feb; 266(2):685-6.
  16. Arasu VA, Joe BN, Lvoff NM, Leung JW, Brenner RJ, Flowers CI, Moore DH, Sickles EA. Benefit of semiannual ipsilateral mammographic surveillance following breast conservation therapy. Radiology. 2012 Aug; 264(2):371-7.
  17. Tariq U, Poder L, Carlson D, Courtier J, Joe BN, Coakley FV. Multimodality imaging of fat-containing adrenal metastasis from hepatocellular carcinoma. Clin Nucl Med. 2012 Jun; 37(6):e157-9.
  18. Le T, Poder L, Deans A, Joe BN, Laros RK, Coakley FV. Magnetic resonance imaging of cervical ectopic pregnancy in the second trimester. J Comput Assist Tomogr. 2012 Mar-Apr; 36(2):249-52.
  19. Singer L, Wilmes LJ, Saritas EU, Shankaranarayanan A, Proctor E, Wisner DJ, Chang B, Joe BN, Nishimura DG, Hylton NM. High-resolution diffusion-weighted magnetic resonance imaging in patients with locally advanced breast cancer. Acad Radiol. 2012 May; 19(5):526-34.
  20. Meyerson AF, Lessing JN, Itakura K, Hylton NM, Wolverton DE, Joe BN, Esserman LJ, Hwang ES. Outcome of long term active surveillance for estrogen receptor-positive ductal carcinoma in situ. Breast. 2011 Dec; 20(6):529-33.

Publications are derived from MEDLINE/PubMed and provided by UCSF Profiles, a service of the Clinical & Translational Science Institute (CTSI) at UCSF. Researchers can make corrections and additions to their publications by logging on to UCSF Profiles.