Luke Lancaster

Luke Lancaster, MD

Division:
Radiology/Imaging: Pediatric, Nuclear Medicine, Pediatric Radiology
Department:
Pediatrics, Radiology and Medical Imaging
434.243.0321
Primary Location:
Pediatric Imaging

4th Floor

1204 W. Main St.

Charlottesville, VA 22903

Directions
Fax:
434.924.2645
Secondary Locations:

Expertise

ABMS Certification:
Radiology
Research Interests:

Medical education, resident education in nuclear medicine and pediatric radiology

Clinical Practice:
Prostate Cancer Treatment, Thyroid Cancer, Brachytherapy, Cardiac Positron Emission Tomography (PET), Pediatric Imaging, PET Scan: Positron Emission Tomography, Nuclear Medicine, Lutathera, Xofigo

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)