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Megan R Saettele, MD

Radiology, Breast Imaging
Call to make an appointment 913-317-3100

Education

Medical School
University of Missouri - Columbia, Columbia, MO
Residency
Rad/Diagnostic, University of Missouri Kansas City, Kansas City, MO
Fellowship
Breast Imaging, Univ of Utah Med Ctr, Salt Lake City, UT

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Radiology [Diagnostic Radiology]

Accepted Insurances

  • Aetna Better Health/KanCare (KS Medicaid)
  • Aetna Choice POS II Aexcel Local
  • Aetna Choice POS II Local
  • Aetna Elect Choice POS
  • Aetna Federal Employees Health Benefit Plan HMO
  • Aetna First Health Network (excluding limited benefit plans)
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna HMO Local
  • Aetna Managed Choice POS
  • Aetna Medicare Plan (Medicare Advantage HMO, PPO)
  • Aetna Missouri Preferred
  • Aetna Open Choice PPO
  • Aetna Select HMO
  • Aetna Select Local HMO
  • Aetna Signature Administrators (ASA) HMO, POS, PPO
  • Aetna UAW Retiree Medical Benefits Trust (Medicare Advantage HMO, PPO)
  • Aetna Workers Comp
  • Aetna/Coventry Advantra Freedom Medicare Advantage PPO
  • Aetna/Coventry Advantra Freedom Plus Medicare Advantage PPO
  • Aetna/Coventry Advantra HMO
  • Aetna/Coventry Advantra Total Care Medicare Advantage PPO
  • BCBS of Kansas (call provider)
  • BCBS of Kansas Blue Choice Preferred Care Blue PPO
  • BCBS of Kansas City Blue Select Plus (UCMO and City of KCMO)
  • BCBS of Kansas City Federal PPO
  • BCBS of Kansas City Freedom Network PPO
  • BCBS of Kansas City Freedom Network Select PPO
  • BCBS of Kansas City Preferred Care
  • BCBS of Kansas City Preferred Care Blue
  • BCBS of Kansas City Traditional
  • BCBS of Kansas Federal
  • BCBS of Kansas Traditional
  • BCBS of Michigan Medicare Advantage PPO
  • Blue KC Medicare Advantage HMO
  • Blue KC Medicare Advantage PPO
  • Century Health Solutions (PPO)
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna National POS Open Access
  • Cigna OAP
  • Cigna PPO
  • CompResults/CompAlliance (WC) PPO
  • Health Choice of Northwest Missouri (PPO)
  • Home State Health Plan Missouri Medicaid (Missouri practices)
  • Humana Choice PPO - Medicare Advantage
  • Humana ChoiceCare PPO
  • Humana Community HMO - Medicare Advantage
  • Humana Gold Choice Medicare Advantage PFFS
  • Humana Gold Plus HMO - Medicare Advantage
  • Humana Gold Plus HMO SNP - Medicare Advantage
  • Humana Kansas City PPOx
  • Humana National POS-Open Access Plans
  • Humana PPO
  • Humana Preferred PPO
  • Humana SmartExpress PPO
  • Humana SmartNet PPO
  • Humana SmartSuite PPO
  • HumanaOne PPO
  • Integrated Health Plan PPO
  • Kansas Medicaid
  • Medica Connect
  • Medica Select
  • Medicare
  • Missouri Care Health Plan - Missouri Medicaid (MO practices only)
  • MultiPlan/PCHS (PPO)
  • Occupational Health Management PPO (WC)
  • OHARA Managed Care (WC)
  • Private Healthcare Systems PPO
  • ProviDRs Care Network PPO (formerly WPPA)
  • Sunflower State Health Plan Kansas Medicaid (Kansas practices)
  • TRICARE WEST
  • Triwest Veterans Affairs Patient Centered Community Care
  • United Healthcare - All Savers Insurance Company POS
  • United Healthcare - Choice HMO
  • United Healthcare - Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Community Plan (KS Practices, KanCare, Kansas Medicaid)
  • United Healthcare - Community Plan (MO practices, Missouri Medicaid)
  • United Healthcare - Definity Health Reimbursement Account POS
  • United Healthcare - Definity Health Savings Account POS
  • United Healthcare - Golden Rule HMO (HMO & PPO)
  • United Healthcare - Indemnity
  • United Healthcare - Managed Indemnity
  • United Healthcare - Options PPO
  • United Healthcare - Select HMO
  • United Healthcare - Select Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - United Health One (Short Term Medical)
  • UnitedHealthcare - AARP Medicare Complete Choice PPO
  • UnitedHealthcare - AARP Medicare Complete HMO
  • UnitedHealthcare - AARP Medicare Complete PPO
  • UnitedHealthcare - Dual Complete SNP PPO
  • UnitedHealthcare - Group Medicare Advantage PPO
  • UnitedHealthcare - Medicare Complete PPO
  • UnitedHealthcare - Medicare Gold SNP PPO
  • UnitedHealthcare - Medicare Silver SNP PPO

Publications

Journal Article Publications & Exhibit/Abstract

Spectrum of Pregnancy- and Lactation-related Benign Breast Findings, Scott Parker, MD,  Megan Saettele, MD, Matthew Morgan, MD, Matthew Stein, MD, Nicole Winkler, MD, Current Problems in Diagnostic Radiology 46 (2017) pp. 432-440, DOI information: 10.1067/j.cpradiol.2016.12.013

Fibroepithelial Lesions of the Breast: Key Imaging and Pathologic Features, Desouches, Stephane DO; Saettele, Megan MD; Adler, Kalie DO; Khalighi, Mazdak MD; Winkler, Nicole MD, Contemporary Diagnostic Radiology: 15 April 2017 - Volume 40 - Issue 8 - p 1–5 doi: 10.1097/01.CDR.0000515081.00711.2d

Gill T., Al-Khalisi N., Saettele M., Electronic Exhibit: BI-RADS Category 3 – To follow, or not to follow, that is the question.  American Roentgen Ray Society Annual Meeting 2017, New Orleans.

Awards & Honors

RSNA Certificate of Merit – “Spectrum of Pregnancy and Lactation Related Benign Breast Pathology: Typical and Atypical Physiologic Changes Associated with Imaging Appearances and Management Considerations” Electronic exhibit presented at the Radiologic Society of North America 2015 Annual Meeting. Chicago, IL

Peer Reviewed Journal Publications

Saettele MR, Loskutov A, Sigley MJ, Lowe LH, Nielsen DB. “Biopsy-proven Case of Childhood Primary Angiitis of the Central Nervous System Presenting with Bilateral Panuveitis and Anisocoria” Pediatr Radiol, 2015;45(2):291-5

Electronic Exhibits/Presentations

Winkler N, Saettele M, Morgan M, Stein M. “Spectrum of Pregnancy and Lactation Related Benign Breast Pathology: Typical and Atypical Physiologic Changes Associated with Imaging Appearances and Management Considerations” -- Electronic exhibit presented at the Radiologic Society of North America 2015 Annual Meeting. Chicago, IL

Saettele M, Eisenmenger L, Desouches S, Matsen C, Winkler N. “Morphology is Mightier than the Enhancement Curve: What the Surgeon Wants to Know With Pre-Operative Breast MRI.” – Electronic exhibit presented at the American Roentgen Ray Society annual meeting 2015. Toronto, Canada

Desouches S, Saettele M, Tun M, Adler K, Kasraie N. “Molybdenum, Rhodium and K-Edges, Oh My! – A Review of Mammographic Physics.” – Electronic exhibit presented at the American Roentgen Ray Society annual meeting 2015. Toronto, Canada

Saettele M, Tun M, Khaligi M, Desouches S, Adler K, Winkler N. “Fibroepithelial Lesions of the Breast: Key Imaging and Pathologic Features.” – Electronic exhibit presented at the American Roentgen Ray Society annual meeting 2015. Toronto, Canada

Saettele M, Desouches S, Riegert J, Morgan M. “From Mammograms to MQSA: A Core Review: For, Residents, Fellows and Beyond.” – Electronic exhibit presented at the American Roentgen Ray Society annual meeting 2015. Toronto, Canada

Adler K, Saettele M, Eisenmenger L, Tun M, Desouches S, Willmore R, Arnett G. “5th Edition BI-RADS Lexicon: Descriptors of Benign and Malignant Breast Masses: A Pictorial Review with Self-Assessment Exam” – Electronic exhibit presented at the American Roentgen Ray Society annual meeting 2015. Toronto, Canada

Peer Reviewed Publications – Electronic & Paper

Saettele MR et al. Author, Radiology Learning Portal (RadPrimer): Interventional Radiology Section.  Authored 80+ interactive cases for resident learning.  Currently working as an author for the Breast Imaging section.

Mohammed TL, Saettele M, Saettele T, Patel V, Kanne JP. “Eponyms in Cardiothoracic Radiology: Part III: Interstitial” Curr Probl Diagn Radiol, In Press

Saettele MR, Loskutov A, Sigley MJ, Lowe LH, Nielsen DB. “Biopsy-proven Case of Childhood Primary Angiitis of the Central Nervous System Presenting with Bilateral Panuveitis and Anisocoria” Pediatric Radiology, In Press

Mohammed TL, Saettele M, Saettele T, Patel V, Kanne JP. “Eponyms in Cardiothoracic Radiology: Part II: Vascular” Curr Probl Diagn Radiol, In Press

Mohammed TL, Saettele M, Saettele T, Patel V, Kanne JP. “Eponyms in Cardiothoracic Radiology: Part I: Neoplasms” Curr Probl Diagn Radiol, 2014; 43(2):91-8

Saettele MR, Morelli JN, Chesis P, Wible BC. “Use of a Trellis Device for Endovascular Treatment of Venous Thrombosis Involving a Duplicated Inferior Vena Cava” Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol. 2013; 36(6):1699-703

Kollipara R, Dinneen L, Rentas K, Spencer A, Saettele MR, Patel S, Rivard DC, Lowe LH. “Current Classification and Terminology of Pediatric Vascular Anomalies” AJR  2013; 201(5):1124-35

Morelli JN, Gerdes CM, Zhang W, Williams JM, Saettele MR, Ai F. “Enhancement in a brain glioma model: A comparison of half-dose gadobenate dimeglumine versus full-dose gadopentetate dimeglumine at 1.5 and 3 TJ Magn Reson Imaging 2013; 38(2):306-11

Morelli JN, Gerdes CM, Schmitt P, Ai T, Saettele MR, Runge VM, Attenberger UI. "Technical considerations in MR angiography: an image-based guide" J Magn Reson Imaging 2013; 37(6):1326-41

Morelli J, Porter D, Ai F, Gerdes C, Saettele M, Feiweier T, Padua A, Dix J, Marra M, Rangaswamy R, Runge V. “Clinical Evaluation of Single-Shot and Readout-Segmented Diffusion-Weighted Imaging in Stroke Patients at 3T” Acta Radiologica 2013; 54(3):299-306

Saettele M, Alexander A, Markovich B, Morelli J, Lowe LH. “Congenital Midline Nasofrontal Masses” Pediatric Radiology 2012; 42(9):1119-25

Rohr A, Saettele M, Patel S, Lawrence T, Lowe LH. “Spectrum of radiological manifestations of pediatric cat scratch disease” Pediatric Radiology 2012; 42(11):1380-84

Morelli JN, Saettele M, Rangaswamy RA,  et al. “Echo Planar Diffusion Weighted Imaging: Possibilities and Considerations with 12- and 32-Channel Head Coils” Journal of Clinical Imaging Science 2012;2:31

Alexander A, Saettele M, L’Heureux D, Shah P, Fickenscher K. “Rare Combination of Frontonasal and Bilateral Naso-orbital Encephaloceles” Journal of Radiology Case Reports 2011; 5 (11):1-7

Goodin J, Manrique C, Dulohery M, Sampson J, Saettele M, Dabbagh O. “Effects of Statins on the Clinical Outcomes of Patients with Sepsis.”  Anaesthesia and Intensive Care 2011; 39 (6):1051-55

Saettele M, Porbandarwala N, Burns D. "Rare Benign Bronchoesophageal Fistula Presenting in Adulthood: A Case Report." Journal of Medical Cases 2011; 2(2):64-66

Book Chapters

Saettele MR; Rosado de Christenson M; Rosado de Christenson M.  Squamous Cell Carcinoma. In Diagnostic Imaging, 2nd edition: Chest.  Amirsys Publishing, 2012. ISBN 978-193-18-8475-4

Rosado de Christenson M, Saettele MR; Rosado de Christenson M.  Solitary Fibrous Tumor of the Pleura. In Diagnostic Imaging, 2nd edition: Chest.  Amirsys Publishing, 2012. ISBN 978-193-18-8475-4

Saettele M, Saettele T, Chung J.; Kanne, JP. Obstructive Pulmonary Diseases. In Clinically Oriented Pulmonary Imaging. Springer Science + Business Media, Inc. New York, NY, 2012. ISBN 978-161-77-9541-1

Fickenscher K, Bailey Z, Saettele M, Dahl A, Lowe L.; Bright P.  Pediatric Cranial Ultrasound: Techniques, Variants, and Pitfalls. In Neuroimaging-Methods. In Tech Publishing, 2012. ISBN 978-953-51-0097-3.

Spencer A, Saettele MR, Lowe LH.;Keyzer C, Gevenois PA. Imaging of Acute Appendicitis in Children: Computed Tomography including Radiation Issues.In Imaging of Acute Appendicitis in Adults and Children, Medical Radiology-Diagnostic Imaging Series. Springer-Verlag GmbH Berlin Heidelberg, 2012 ISBN 978-3-642-17871-9

On Staff At

  • Anderson County Hospital
  • Hedrick Medical Center
  • Saint Luke's Cushing Hospital
  • Saint Luke's East Hospital
  • Saint Luke's Hospital of Kansas City
  • Saint Luke's North Hospital–Barry Road
  • Saint Luke's North Hospital–Smithville
  • Saint Luke's South Hospital
  • Wright Memorial Hospital