In an era when there is an increasing expectation that radiologists have sub-specialist skills (for example in MRI or interventional radiology), the Keystone Radiology team is highly qualified in the latest technology and techniques.
Our radiologists also take their ongoing professional development seriously. Working collaboratively on a daily basis means that we are constantly developing our clinical skill and knowledge base.
Dr David McKenna
Dr McKenna trained in Radiology at University College Hospital, Galway in Ireland. David came to Australia after completing Fellowship training in Body Imaging at the University of California (UCSF) and in MRI at the University of Southern California (USC).
David also has an interest in Musculoskeletal Radiology having previously worked in Canberra where he worked with high profile Rugby teams and Olympic athletes.
David has recently been appointed to the role of Director of Radiology at the Ballarat Base Hospital.
Dr Richard Ussher
Dr Rick Ussher completed his Radiology training in Melbourne. On completion of his training Rick spent a further year at the Royal Children’s Hospital gaining advanced training in Paediatric Radiology.
Subsequent to this he completed further advanced Fellowship training at the Austin Hospital in Interventional Radiology and at the Canberra Hospital in MRI and Musculoskeletal Radiology.
Rick is Director of Radiology for Sovereign Radiology, Ballarat.
Dr Peter Lange
Dr Lange trained in Medicine at the University of Hamburg Medical School, and completed his specialisation in Radiology at the St James University Hospital and Bradford Royal Infirmary, UK.
After completing his MD in MRI, Peter worked as a consultant Radiologist at the Sheikh Kalifa Medical City in Abu Dhabi (which is managed by the prestigious Cleveland Clinic) where he was the Chairman of Department.
Dr Lange joined High Street Xray in July 2011 and currently lives in Bendigo where he is the lead clinical Radiologist.
Dr Alicia Wang
Dr Alicia Wang graduated in Medicine with Honours from Monash University and completed her Radiology training at the Austin Hospital.
She subsequently underwent Fellowship subspecialty training in Breast Imaging and MRI (with an emphasis on musculoskeletal MRI).
Alicia has a particular interest in Breast Radiology and enjoys working with a multidisciplinary team to provide a comprehensive service to women.
Alicia is Director of Radiology for Grampians BreastScreen Service.
Dr Paul Riley
Dr Paul Riley is a graduate from the University of Glasgow and completed basic surgical training in the UK, gaining Membership of the Royal College of Surgeons. Subsequently Paul gained a place in the Manchester Radiology Training Scheme and successfully completed his Fellowship in Radiology.
After completing his FRCR, he commenced a yearlong Fellowship in Breast Imaging at Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital in Perth, followed up by a Fellowship in Body Imaging at the same institution.
Paul is currently Deputy Director of Radiology at the Ballarat Base Hospital.
Dr Simon Ussher
Dr Simon Ussher studied Medicine at the University of Otago, before moving to Canberra for his Radiology training.
After completing his Radiology training he undertook Fellowship training in Interventional Radiology at The Canberra Hospital, MRI at Monash Medical Centre and Breast Imaging at St Vincent’s Breastscreen in Melbourne. His interests include Thoracic Radiology and Radiology Education.
He currently serves as the Director of Training for the Ballarat Base Hospital Radiology Registrar Training Program.
Dr Paul Walker
Dr Walker trained in Radiology at Toronto General Hospital. Paul has a wide range of experience in Radiology, and is also qualified in Nuclear Medicine.
He has undertaken a number of clinical leadership roles, including Directorships of Private and Public Hospital Departments, the establishment of private departments within public hospitals and is a past Director of the Northern Hospital in Melbourne.
Dr Jamie Tran
Dr Tran undertook his Radiology training at The Canberra Hospital and Ballarat Base Hospital. Subsequent to qualifying as a Radiologist, Jamie completed a Fellowship in MRI at St Vincent’s Hospital, Melbourne.
Jamie has a special interest in image guided musculoskeletal and spinal injections.
Dr Genevieve Flannery
Dr Flannery was already a qualified dentist with a Masters when she completed further studies in Medicine at the University of Melbourne.
Now a registered specialist in General and Nuclear Medicine including PET imaging, Genevieve developed a special interest in Nuclear Cardiology after training with dual qualified nuclear/cardiology specialists at the Royal Melbourne Hospital.
Genevieve is always learning and is now accredited in Cardiac CT. She continues to practise in both hospital Internal Medicine and Nuclear Medicine.
Dr Kenny Wong
Dr Kenny Wong initially trained as a Physician at the Alfred Hospital, Melbourne. He subsequently obtained his specialist qualification in 2008 after training at The Austin Nuclear Medicine & PET Centre and St Vincent’s Nuclear Medicine department, Melbourne. He later acquired a Post-Fellowship qualification in General Ultrasound (DDU) in 2009 and is now both a Nuclear Medicine Physician and Sonologist.
Kenny has extensive experience in both Nuclear Medicine & Ultrasound, working in both hospital and private settings. His particular interests are cardiovascular, skeletal and thyroid/parathyroid imaging.
Professor Alex Pitman
Professor Alex Pitman trained in radiology at the Royal Melbourne Hospital, and in PET and nuclear medicine at the Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre and the Alfred Hospitals.
Following his training Alex served as Staff Specialist at the Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre and the Royal Melbourne Hospital. He subsequently took on the role of Director of Radiology at the Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre and Professor/Director of Medical Imaging at St Vincent’s Hospital Melbourne.
Professor Pitman joined Lake Imaging as a partner and Director of Nuclear Medicine and PET in 2009 where he started Australia’s first rural PET service at St John of God Hospital Ballarat.
In 2016 Professor Pitman joined Keystone Radiology and is the Director of Medical Imaging and Nuclear Medicine at Goulburn Valley Health.
Dr Lucila Zentner
Dr Zentner is a dual trained Radiologist and Nuclear Medicine and PET Specialist. She trained in Radiology at the Royal Melbourne Hospital, and Nuclear medicine at both the Royal Melbourne and the Austin Hospitals. Lucila was a Partner in Lake Imaging for 6 years, based at St John of God Hospital in Ballarat before joining Keystone Radiology in 2016.
Dr Zentner is a generalist non-interventional Radiologist with particular interest in solving clinical questions through cross correlation between imaging modalities.
Dr Reza Garzan
Dr Garzan completed his basic physician training in Brisbane before relocating to Melbourne where he became qualified as a Nuclear Medicine Physician at the Royal Melbourne Hospital.
Following this Reza also undertook a fellowship in radionuclide therapy and PET/CT at Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, before joining our team in Aug 2015.
Dr Garzan has a wide range of interests and skills in the field of Nuclear Medicine, including nuclear cardiology, oncology, endocrinology, musculoskeletal and sports medicine.
Dr Priyanka Gahlot
Dr Priyanka Gahlot graduated from the Maulana Azad Medical College, Delhi and then completed her Radiology training at the National University of Singapore.
After completing her MD, she did two years of Advanced Specialist Training across various tertiary care hospitals in Singapore with sub-speciality training in breast and body imaging. She also gained fellowship of the Royal College of Radiologists, London. Following this, Dr Gahlot worked at the KK Women’s and Children’s Hospital in Singapore for 2 years before relocating to Australia in 2016 where she now calls Shepparton home.
She has special interest in Women’s and Oncological Imaging and Radiology Education.