Shane Wells, MD

Shane Wells, MD

Associate Professor, Radiology
Associate Professor, Urology
Director, Cross-sectional Interventional Radiology
Division of Abdominal Radiology
University of Michigan
1301Catherine Street
3119 Medical Science Building 1
Ann Arbor, MI 48109


Dr. Wells is an abdominal radiologist and physician-scientist with clinical expertise in hepatobiliary and genitourinary imaging and intervention and serves as the Director of the Cross-Sectional Interventional Radiology (CSIR) section. His interdisciplinary, collaborative, NIH-funded research programs focus on developing and translating advanced Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI), Ultrasound (US), and Molecular Imaging, particularly quantitative imaging biomarkers, to improve health outcomes. Specific areas of research interest include improving the detection of clinically significant primary prostate cancer, investigating the functional and molecular tumor microenvironment of advanced prostate cancer, optimizing oncologic outcomes during tumor ablation, and identifying prostate phenotypes that contribute to lower urinary tract symptoms. Dr. Wells is an active member of the Michigan Institute of Imaging Technology and Translation (MIITT).


Medical School

Marshall University Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine, 2006


Michigan Medicine, Diagnostic Radiology, 2011


University of Wisconsin Hospital, Abdominal Imaging, 2012

Board Certifications

Diagnostic Radiology