About me

Dr. Bonnie N. Joe is chief of women's imaging for UCSF radiology. Her expertise includes breast imaging through technologies such as mammography, ultrasound and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI); abdominal and pelvic MRI; and MR spectroscopy and perfusion.

Joe earned a doctorate in electrical and computer engineering at Carnegie Mellon University. She earned her medical degree from the University of Pittsburgh. She completed a residency in diagnostic radiology and a fellowship in body MRI at the Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis.

  • Education

    Carnegie Mellon University, PhD, Electrical and Computer Engineering , 1995

    University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, 1997

  • Residencies

    Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology, Radiology, 2002

  • Fellowships

    Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology, MRI, 2003

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Clinics I work with

Breast Imaging

Bakar Precision Cancer Medicine Building

1825 Fourth St., Third Floor
San Francisco, CA 94158

Radiology at Divisadero St.

1600 Divisadero St., Room A-142 and A-219
San Francisco, CA 94115

Radiology at the Women's Health Center

2356 Sutter St., Room J-146 and J-226
San Francisco, CA 94115

Imaging Center at Montgomery Street

1725 Montgomery St., Suite 250
San Francisco, CA 94111

UCSF-John Muir Health Cancer Center in Berkeley

Berkeley Outpatient Center

3100 San Pablo Ave., Suite 430
Berkeley, CA 94702

Decorative Caduceus

Contrast-Enhanced MRI for the Characterization of Ductal Carcinoma in Situ (DCIS)

Conspicuity of DCIS lesion, agreement of disease extent with biopsy, and overall image quality will be used to determine the overall image quality for each MRI.