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    Linda Sanders, MD, has served as Medical Director of The Breast Center at the BHACC since 2003. She has served as the Chief of Breast Intervention since its inception in 1994, pioneering the development of non-surgical diagnosis of breast pathology, and developed the Breast MRI section, serving as its Chief since 2000.

    Dr. Sanders received her bachelor’s degree from the State University of New York at Stony Brook in Stony Brook, NY. She graduated with her medical degree from the University of Pennsylvania, School of Medicine. She completed her internship at Washington Hospital Center in Washington, DC.

    Dr. Sanders obtained her residency at Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center in New York, NY in Diagnostic Radiology. Her fellowship was completed at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in Special Procedures/Mammography. Dr. Sanders is a Diplomate of the National Board of Medical Examiners and the American Board of Radiology.

    Dr. Sanders is an attending radiologist at Cooperman Barnabas Medical Center, Livingston, NJ since 1991. She has been named to the “Top Doctors of New Jersey” for several years by NJ Monthly from 2005 to the present. She is a member of the Radiology Society of North America, the American Roentgen Ray Society, and the Society of Breast Imaging. She acts as Director of the fellowship program in Women’s Imaging and Intervention.

    In 2019, she won national acclaim with her work on the management of pediatric breast disease, and was awarded the Walter E Berdon award by the Society of Pediatric Radiology for the best clinical research paper in its journal, Pediatric Radiology. She currently acts as a manuscript reviewer for the American Journal of Roentgenology’s Breast section. She has an extensive list of articles and presentations.

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    Breast Imaging and Intervention

    Chief Breast Intervention Section 1994-present, Medical Director, Breast Center 2003-present, Chief, Breast MR Section 2006-present

  • Medical School

    University Of Pennsylvania


    Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center


    Memorial Sloan Kettering

    Medical School

    MD - Medical School: U of Penn 1982


    Radiology Residency - Columbia Prebyterian Medical Center, 1986


    Radiology Fellowship - Memorial Sloan Kettering, 1987

    Title:Primary lymphoma of the liver.
    Authors:Ryan J, Straus DJ,Lange C, Sanders LM
    Issue:61: 370-375
    Title:MRI of multilocular cystic nephroma
    Authors:Dikengil A, Benson M, Sanders LM, Newhouse JH
    Publisher:Urologic Radiology
    Issue:10: 95-99
    Title:Malignant mixed germ cell tumor of the testis mimicking a hematocele
    Authors:Sanders, LM, Levy H, Premkumar A
    Publisher:Letter to the editor in AJR
    Issue:151: 1253
    Title:CT of primary lymphoma of the liver
    Authors:Sanders LM, Botet J, Straus D, Ryan J, Filippa D, Newhouse JH
    Issue:152: 973-976
    Title:Pneumoperitoneum resembling air in the biliary tree: CT features
    Authors:Sanders LM, Premkumar A, Levy H, Newhouse JH
    Issue:13: 817-820
    Title:Trauma induced testicular torsion
    Authors:Sanders LM, Premkumar A, Amis ES, Newhouse JH
    Publisher:Journal of Clinical Ultrasound
    Issue:17: 538-541
    Title:Quadtree based data compression of abdominal CT images
    Authors:Halpern EJ, Levy HM, Newhouse JH, Amis ES, Sanders LM, Mun IK
    Publisher:Invest Radiol
    Issue:25: 31-38
    Title:Acute splenic sequestration crisis in two adults with sickle cell disease. US, CT and MR imaging findings
    Authors:Roshkow J, Sanders LM
    Issue:177: 723-725
    Title:Visceral metastases from melanoma: findings on MR Imaging
    Authors:Premkumar A, Sanders LM
    Issue:158: 293-298
    Title:21 year old woman with flank pain
    Authors:Frank R, Lefkon B, Sanders
    Issue:41: 85-87
    Description:Clinical Uroradiological Conference
    Title:39 year old woman with abdominal pain on the right side
    Authors:Frank R, Lefkon B, Sanders LM
    Publisher:Clinical Uroradiological Conference
    Issue:41: 266-267
    Title:Significance of reversal of diastolic flow in the acute scrotum
    Authors:Sanders LM, Haber S, Dembner A, Aquino A
    Publisher:J Ultrasound Medicine
    Issue:13: 137-139
    Title:Radial scar with microcalcifications
    Authors:Rosiello DC, Sanders LM, Titus JM, Kalisher L
    Issue:17: 232-235
    Title:Phyllodes tumor
    Authors:Czum JM, Sanders LM, Titus JM, Kalisher L
    Issue:17: 548-551
    Title:Unusual sonographic features of granular cell tumor of the breast
    Authors:Siegel J, Sanders LM, Kalisher L
    Publisher:J Ultrasound Medicine
    Issue:18: 857-859
    Title:Needle localization using a stereotactic table-a reassessment
    Authors:Sanders LM, Kalisher L, Trikha S
    Publisher:AJR 174
    Title:Letter to editor: Breast cancer may not be seen sonographically either
    Authors:Sanders LM
    Date:May 2002
    Title:The loss of calcifications retrieved stereotactically
    Authors:Friedman P, Sanders LM, Kalisher L
    Issue:180: 275-280
    Title:Detection and localization of occult lesions using breast magnetic resonance imaging: initial experience in a community hospital
    Authors:Friedman P, Sanders, LM, Russo J
    Publisher:Acad Radiol
    Title:Cutaneous angiosarcoma of the breast on dynamic MR
    Authors:Sanders LM, Groves AC
    Title:Lupus mastitis, a case report
    Authors:Sanders LM, Lacz N
    Publisher:The Breast Journal
    Issue:Vol 18, 4: 371-372
    Title:Use of a coordinate system to localize a lesion seen on mammography under ultrasound: a technical note
    Authors:Sanders LM, Lacz N
    Publisher:The Breast Journal
    Issue:Vol 18, 6: 575-577
    Title:16 year review of cyst aspirations
    Authors:Sanders LM, Lacz N
    Publisher:The Breast Journal
    Issue:Vol 18, 8: 1-10
    Title:The Growing Fibroadenoma
    Authors:Sanders LM, Sara R
    Publisher:Acta Radiologica Open
    Date:April 2014
    Title:Transformation of Fibroadenoma into Malignant Phyllodes Tumor
    Authors:Sanders LM, Daigle M
    Publisher:Acta Radiologica Open
    Title:The Rightful Role of Breast MR after Negative Conventional Imaging in Bloody Nipple Discharge
    Authors:Sanders LM, Daigle M
    Publisher:Breast Journal
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