Leanne Seeger

Leanne Seeger, MD, FACR

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




Diagnostic Radiology



Musculoskeletal Radiology, UCLA School of Medicine, 1987 - 1988


Rotating (Internship), Virginia Mason Medical Center, 1982 - 1983


MD, University of Washington School of Medicine, 1982


Radiological Sciences, UCLA School of Medicine, 1983 - 1987

Board Certification

Diagnostic Radiology, American Board of Radiology, 1987

Contact Information

Scientific Interests

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

Highlighted Publications

Rutkowski P, Ferrari S, Grimer RJ, Stalley PD, Dijkstra SP, Pienkowski A, Vaz G, Wunder JS, Seeger LL, Feng A, Roberts ZJ, Bach BA. Surgical downstaging in an open-label phase II trial of denosumab in patients with giant cell tumor of bone. Ann Surg Oncol. 2015 Sep;22(9):2860-8. doi: 10.1245/s10434-015-4634-9. Epub 2015 Jun 2.

Motamedi K, Levine BD, Seeger LL, McNitt-Gray MF. Success rates for computed tomography-guided musculoskeletal biopsies performed using a low-dose technique. Skeletal Radiol. 2014 Nov;43(11):1599-603. doi: 10.1007/s00256-014-1892-8. Epub 2014 May 1.

Chawla S, Henshaw R, Seeger L, Choy E, Blay JY, Ferrari S, Kroep J, Grimer R, Reichardt P, Rutkowski P, Schuetze S, Skubitz K, Staddon A, Thomas D, Qian Y, Jacobs I. Safety and efficacy of denosumab for adults and skeletally mature adolescents with giant cell tumour of bone: interim analysis of an open-label, parallel-group, phase 2 study. Lancet Oncol. 2013 Aug;14(9):901-8. doi: 10.1016/S1470-2045(13)70277-8. Epub 2013 Jul 16.

Frank JM, Eckardt JJ, Nelson SD, Seeger L, Federman N. Congenital Extra-renal Extra-central Nervous System Malignant Rhabdoid Tumor of the Upper Extremity: A Case Report. JBJS Case Connect 2013;3:e124.

Motamedi K, Seeger LL. Benign bone tumors. Radiol Clin North Am. 2011 Nov;49(6):1115-34, v. doi: 10.1016/j.rcl.2011.07.002.