Luke Lancaster

Luke Lancaster, MD

Division:
Radiology/Imaging: Pediatric, Nuclear Medicine, Pediatric Radiology
Department:
Pediatrics, Radiology and Medical Imaging
Call 434.982.6018
Primary Location:
Radiology and Medical Imaging

1st Floor

1215 Lee St.

Charlottesville, VA 22903

Directions
Secondary Locations:
Expertise
ABMS Certification:
Radiology
Research Interests:

Medical education, resident education in nuclear medicine and pediatric radiology

Clinical Practice:
Prostate Cancer, Thyroid Cancer, Brachytherapy, Cardiac PET, Pediatric Imaging, PET Scan, Nuclear Medicine
About
Title:
Associate Professor
Biography

Dr. Lancaster practices in the Division of Nuclear Medicine and the Division of Pediatric Radiology. In nuclear medicine, he uses imaging to help understand physiology and disease pathology. He uses nuclear imaging techniques, including oncologic PET imaging, neurologic PET imaging, cardiac SPECT and PET imaging. In pediatric radiology, he is able to work with children and their families using imaging (X-ray, fluoroscopy, ultrasound, CT and MRI) to help guide diagnosis and treatment.

Awards
  • 2015 Clinical Excellence Award, UVA Department of Radiology
  • 2013 Paul M. Dee Teacher of the Year Award, UVA Department of Radiology
Education
Primary:
University of Maryland Medical School 1988
Residency:
Pennsylvania Hospital (Internal Medicine); University of Virginia School of Medicine (Radiology)
Fellowships:
University of Virginia School of Medicine (Nuclear Medicine)

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Visitor Guidelines

Clinics & COVID-19 Patients: No Visitors 

For adult clinic appointments or those in the hospital with COVID-19:

  • No one can come with you into clinic buildings
  • No visitors at the bedside of COVID-19 cases
  • The care team can allow standard exceptions 

In Hospital, ED, & Procedures: 1 Visitor

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  • Two visitors can be designated
  • The care team can allow standard exceptions

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