Terry Lynch, MD

Professor
Clinical Professor

Biography

Terry C.P. Lynch, MD, is a Clinical Professor in the Department of Radiology at the San Francisco General Hospital. His area of expertise is in diagnostic radiology. Dr. Lynch obtained his medical degree from the University of Wisconsin in Madison, Wisconsin. He completed a residency in the Department of Radiology from Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital in Santa Barbara, California, followed by a fellowship in Magnetic Resonance Imaging at the Cottage Community Magnetic Resonance Center in Santa Barbara.

Dr. Lynch has interests in musculoskeletal trauma and 3D animation mechanisms of injuries. At SFGH, he is involved in general radiology, musculoskeletal MRI, and CT cases. From 2005 to 2007, Dr. Lynch acted as Chief of Radiology at SFGH and he was responsible for the quality of diagnostic services and the radiology teaching program.

Dr. Lynch received the Haile T. Debas Academy of Medical Educators Award for Excellence in Direct Teaching in 2005 and the UCSF Department of Radiology Hideyo Minagi Outstanding Teacher Award in 2011. He has written various teaching file cases on the knees, hips, muscles, shoulders, wrists, legs, ankles, feet, and neoplasia and masses.

Expertise:
Diagnostic Radiology

Specialty:
Musculoskeletal imaging

Professional Interests:
Musculoskeletal trauma, 3D animation of mechanisms of injury

Education and Training:
• Medical School: University of Wisconsin, Madison
• Internship: Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital Department of Surgery, California
• Residency: Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital Department of Surgery, California
• Residency: Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital Department of Radiology, California
• Fellowship: Cottage Community Magnetic Resonance Center, Santa Barbara, California - Magnetic Resonance Imaging
• State of California Medical Board License
• Fluoroscopy
• Board Certification American Board of Radiology
• DEA

Education

Clinical Fellowship, - Radiology, University of California, San Francisco

Honors and Awards

Hideyo Minagi Outstanding Teacher Award, University of California, San Francisco, 2011
Haile T. Debas Academy of Medical Educators Award for Excellence in Direct Teaching, University of California, San Francisco, 2005

Publications

Marmor M, Lynch T, Matityahu A. Superior gluteal artery injury during iliosacral screw placement due to aberrant anatomy. Orthopedics. 2010 Feb; 33(2):117-20.
Arici C, Cheah WK, Ituarte PH, Morita E, Lynch TC, Siperstein AE, Duh QY, Clark OH. Can localization studies be used to direct focused parathyroid operations? Surgery. 2001 Jun; 129(6):720-9.