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Leanne Seeger, M.D., F.A.C.R.
Leanne Seeger, M.D., F.A.C.R.


Diagnostic Radiology

General Information:



Professor and Chief, Department of Radiology, Musculoskeletal Radiology
Member, JCCC Community


Musculoskeletal Radiology, UCLA School of Medicine, 1987 - 1988
Radiological Sciences, UCLA School of Medicine, 1983 - 1987
Rotating (Internship), Virginia Mason Medical Center, 1982 - 1983
Medical Degree:
M.D., University of Washington School of Medicine, 1982


Board Certification(s):
Diagnostic Radiology, American Board of Radiology, 1987

Contact Information:

(310) 794-1499

Scientific Interest(s):

Dr. Leanne Seeger's research focuses on the imaging of musculoskeletal oncology, tumor staging and pre- and post-treatment evaluation.

Selected Cancer-Related Publications:

Uybico SJ, Motamedi K, Omura MC, Nelson SD, Eilber FC, Eckardt J, Seeger LL. Relevance of Compartmental Anatomic Guidelines for Biopsy of Musculoskeletal Tumors: Retrospective Review of 363 Biopsies over a 6-Year Period. J Vasc Interv Radiol. 2012 Apr;23(4):511-518.e2. Epub 2012 Mar 3.

Roberts CC, Daffner RH, Weissman BN, Bancroft L, Bennett DL, Blebea JS, Bruno MA, Fries IB, Germano IM, Holly L, Jacobson JA, Luchs JS, Morrison WB, Olson JJ, Payne WK, Resnik CS, Schweitzer ME, Seeger LL, Taljanovic M, Wise JN, Lutz ST. ACR appropriateness criteria on metastatic bone disease. J Am Coll Radiol. 2010 Jun;7(6):400-9. Review. Erratum in: J Am Coll Radiol. 2010 Sep;7(9):e1.

Motamedi K, Ilaslan H, Seeger LL. Imaging of the lumbar spine neoplasms. Semin Ultrasound CT MR. 2004 Dec;25(6):474-89.

Cannon CP, Nelson SD, Seeger LL, Eckardt JJ. Clear cell chondrosarcoma mimicking chondroblastoma in a skeletally immature patient. Skeletal Radiol. 2002 Jun;31(6):369-72. Epub 2002 May 3.

Yao L, Nelson SD, Seeger LL, Eckardt JJ, Eilber FR. Primary musculoskeletal neoplasms: effectiveness of core-needle biopsy. Radiology. 1999 Sep;212(3):682-6.