Wan-Chen Tsai M.D.

Medical Team: Breast Cancer, Thoracic Oncology

Current Title

  • Assistant Member, Department of Radiology, 2008-present


  • General radiology
  • Computed tomography
  • Ultrasonography
  • Interventional ultrasonography
  • Breast imaging: breast ultrasound, mammography, breast MRI, mammoguided biopsy, localization US guided biopsy, fine needle aspiration & localization

Clinical Interests

  • Breast imaging
  • Chest radiology

Languages Spoken

  • Mandarin Chinese
  • Taiwanese
  • English

Education and Training

1996-2003 National Yang-Ming University, Taiwan, MD, Medicine
2002-2003 Internship, Radiology, Kaohsiung Veterans General Hospital, Taiwan
2003-2007 Residency, Radiology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taiwan
2006 Chief Resident, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taiwan
2007-2008 Fellowship, Radiology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taiwan

Professional Memberships

  • Member, The Radiological Society of the Republic of China
  • Member, Taiwan Society of Ultrasound in Medicine
  • Member, Neuroradiological Society of Taiwan

Selected Publications

Referred Papers:

  1. Tsai WC, Tiu CM, Chou YH, et al. Xanthogranulomatous Cholecystitis- Sonographic and Computed Tomographic Findings : A Case Report. Journal of medical ultrasound 2004;12:16-20
  2. Wei CJ, Tsai WC, Tiu CM, et al. Systematic analysis of missed extremity fractures in emergency radiology. Acta Radiol 2006;47:710-717.(SCI)
  3. Tsai WC, Chiou HJ, Chou YH, et al. Differentiation between Schwannoma and Neurofibroma in extremities and superficial body: The Role of High Resolution Ultrasonography. Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine. 2008;27:161-166 (SCI)
  4. 4. Sonographic Elastography Improves the Sensitivity and Specificity in Axilla Sampling for Breast Cancer - A Prospective Study. Nov. 2012 Ultrasound in Medicine & Biology accepted (SCI)

Conference Papers:

  1. 2006年3月中華民國放射線醫學會第54次學術研討會發表病例報告: (1) Late Ileal Obtruction After Blunt Abdominal Trauma: A Case Report (2) Nonfunctioning Cystic Neuroendocrine Tumor of the Pancreas: A Case Report。
  2. 2006年12月RSNA 北美放射醫學年會發表科學研究報告(scientific posters): (1) Differentiation between Schwannoma and Neurofibroma in extremities and superficial body: The Role of High Resolution Ultrasonography (2) Usefulness of the teaching files containing missed fractures in the resident training course to increase the diagnostic accuracy of subtle fractures
  3. 2007年3月中華民國放射線醫學會第55次學術研討會發表研究報告: The easily missed fractures in extremities
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