M. Elizabeth Oates, MD

Chair, Department of Radiology

Clinical interests

  • Nuclear Cardiology
  • Radioiodine Therapy for Benign and Malignant Thyroid Diseases
  • Single Photon Emission Computed Tomography (SPECT) - Computed Tomography (CT) Fusion Imaging

M. Elizabeth Oates, MD

Chair, Department of Radiology

Biography

My name is M. Elizabeth Oates; I received my medical degree from Boston University, School of Medicine. I completed a fellowship at Tufts University-New England Medical Center, Boston.

I am board certified by the American Board of Radiology with Subspecialty Certificate in Nuclear Radiology.

Faculty rank

Professor of Radiology and Medicine

Education

Degree
Boston University, School of Medicine

Residency
Los Angeles County Harbor-UCLA Medical Center, Torrance, Calif.

Fellowship
Tufts University-New England Medical Center, Boston

Certifications or Special training
American Board of Radiology with Subspecialty Certificate in Nuclear Radiology

Location

UK Albert B. Chandler Hospital - Pavilion H
800 Rose St.
Lexington KY 40536-0293

Call 859-323-5000

Amenities
ATM, Dining, Gift shop, Information desk, Post office

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  1. Smith S, Zhang J, Anaskevich L, Lemieux BP, Oates ME. Personnel Protective Apparel Integrity Inspection: Where We Are and What We Need. J Am Coll Radiol. 2016 Jun 25.
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  2. Becker MD, Butler PF, Bhargavan-Chatfield M, Harkness BA, Metter D, MacFarlane CR, Ghesani M, Wilcox P,Oates ME. Adult Gamma Camera Myocardial Perfusion Imaging: Diagnostic Reference Levels and Achievable Administered Activities Derived From ACR Accreditation Data. J Am Coll Radiol. 2016 Jun;13(6):688-95.
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  3. Oates ME, Guiberteau MJ. Adoption of the 16-month American Board of Radiology pathway to dual board certifications in nuclear radiology and/or nuclear medicine for diagnostic radiology residents. Acad Radiol. 2015 Sep;22(9):1209.
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  4. Harolds JA, Oates ME, Guiberteau MJ, Ghesani M, Scanlon MH, Iagaru AH. New training pathways to dual certification in nuclear medicine and radiology. J Nucl Med. 2015 Jun;56(6):17N-18N.
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  5. Harolds J, Metter D, Oates ME, Guiberteau M. Authors' reply. J Am Coll Radiol. 2015 May;12(5):540-1.
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  6. Zhang J, Oates ME. CT Bismuth Breast Shielding: Is It Time to Make Your Own Decision? J Am Coll Radiol. 2012 Dec; 9(12):856-8. PMID: 23206637.
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  7. Bryant A, Reid MC, Oates ME. A unique case of thyroid dysgenesis in a neonate. Clin Nucl Med. 2011 Jul; 36(7):563-4. PMID: 21637059.
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  8. Ingui CJ, Shah NP, Oates ME. Infection scintigraphy: added value of single-photon emission computed tomography/computed tomography fusion compared with traditional analysis. J Comput Assist Tomogr. 2007 May-Jun; 31(3):375-80. PMID: 17538282.
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