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Shaun R. Best, MD

Shaum Best portrait
Assistant Professor, Radiology
sbest@kumc.edu

Professional Background

Dr. Shaun Best is an Assistant Professor of Radiology at the University of Kansas Medical Center. He is a member of the Body Imaging Division. Dr. Best serves as the Body Imaging Fellowship Director and Peer Learning Liaison for the Body Imaging Division.

Dr. Best received his medical degree and completed his radiology residency at the University of Kansas Medical Center. He completed an abdominal imaging fellowship, with focus on MRI, at the University of California San Diego. His clinical interests include CT and MRI of the abdomen and oncologic imaging. He is also active in peer learning/review, quality improvement, and resident and medical student education.

Dr. Best is an active member in the Society of Abdominal Radiology.


Research

Overview

Dr. Best's primary research interests are focused on MRI of the liver and prostate. He has presented at the local and national level. He is also interested in resident and medical student education and curriculum development. Dr. Best is also actively involved in peer review/peer learning and serves as the lead Peer Learning Liaison for the Body Imaging Division.