Virginia Barnes Planz, M.D.

Assistant Professor of Clinical
Faculty Appointments
Assistant Professor of Clinical Radiology & Radiological Sciences
M.D., University of Alabama, Birmingham, AlabamaB.S., Biomedical Sciences, Auburn University, Auburn, Alabama
Research Description
Virginia Planz, M.D., is a graduate of Auburn University and earned her medical degree from the University of Alabama at Birmingham. She completed a residency in Diagnostic Radiology at Wake Forest Baptist Health and served as chief resident. After completing a fellowship in Abdominal Imaging and Intervention at University of Wisconsin-Madison, Dr. Planz joined the Vanderbilt faculty in 2018 as Assistant Professor. She is a member of the American College of Radiology, Radiological Society of North America, American Roentgen Ray Society and the Society of Abdominal Radiology.

Section: Body Imaging
Planz VB, Lubner MG, Pickhardt PJ. Volumetric analysis at abdominal CT: oncologic and non-oncologic applications. Br J Radiol [print-electronic]. 2018 Nov 11/20/2018; 20180631. PMID: 30457881, DOI: 10.1259/bjr.20180631, ISSN: 1748-880X.

Planz VB, Posielski NM, Lubner MG, Li K, Chen GH, Nakada SY, Pickhardt PJ. Ultra-low-dose limited renal CT for volumetric stone surveillance: advantages over standard unenhanced CT. Abdom Radiol (NY) [print-electronic]. 2018 Aug 8/2/2018; PMID: 30073402, PII: 10.1007/s00261-018-1719-5, DOI: 10.1007/s00261-018-1719-5, ISSN: 2366-0058.

Planz V, Dyer RB. The "stipple sign". Abdom Radiol (NY). 2017 Aug; 42(8): 2192-3. PMID: 28326456, PII: 10.1007/s00261-017-1106-7, DOI: 10.1007/s00261-017-1106-7, ISSN: 2366-0058.