Elissa Price, MD


Dr. Elissa Price is a radiologist at the UCSF Women's Health Center at Mount Zion. Prior to joining UCSF Medical Center, she worked at Maimonides Cancer Center in Brooklyn, N.Y. In her research, she focuses on breast magnetic resonance imaging (MRI).

Price earned a medical degree at the University of Toronto, where she received the Gold Medal from the Faculty of Medicine. She completed a radiology residency at the University of Toronto, followed by a breast imaging fellowship at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York. She is an associate professor of radiology at UCSF.


Breast Imaging
1600 Divisadero St., Room H-2906
San Francisco, CA 94115
Scheduling: (415) 353-2573
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Hours: Monday to Friday
7:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.

Radiology at the Women's Health Center
2356 Sutter St., Room J-146 and J-226
San Francisco, CA 94115
Scheduling: (415) 353-2573
Fax: (415) 353-7299

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

Academic Title

Associate Professor

More about Elissa Price


University of Toronto School of Medicine 2004


University of Toronto 2009


Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center 2010

Selected Research and Publications

  1. Price ER, Brooks JD, Watson EJ, Brennan SB, Comen EA, Morris EA. The impact of bilateral salpingo-oophorectomy on breast MRI background parenchymal enhancement and fibroglandular tissue. Eur Radiol. 2014 Jan; 24(1):162-8.
  2. Price ER. Magnetic resonance imaging-guided biopsy of the breast: fundamentals and finer points. Magn Reson Imaging Clin N Am. 2013 Aug; 21(3):571-81.

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