Dr. Lara Hardesty MD Radiologist

Dr. Lara Hardesty is a radiologist in Aurora, Colorado and is affiliated with University of Colorado Hospital. She received her medical degree from Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania and has been in practice for 16 years. Dr. Hardesty accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. She is one of 54 doctors at University of Colorado Hospital who specialize in Radiology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Radiologist: General Radiology, Breast Imaging

Hospital Affiliation

University of Colorado Hospital

Education & Medical Training

Geisinger Health System
Residency, Radiology, 1993 - 1997

Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania
Class of 1993

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Radiology
Certified 17 years in Diagnostic Radiology

CO State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Computerized assessment of tissue composition on digitized mammograms.
Chang, Y. H., Wang, X. H., Hardesty, L. A., Chang, T. S., Poller, W. R., Good, W. F., Gur, D.

Automated assessment of the composition of breast tissue revealed on tissue-thickness-corrected mammography.
Wang, X. H., Good, W. F., Chapman, B. E., Chang, Y. H., Poller, W. R., Chang, T. S., Hardesty, L. A.

Optimal reference mammography: a comparison of mammograms obtained 1 and 2 years before the present examination.
Sumkin, J. H., Holbert, B. L., Herrmann, J. S., Hakim, C. A., Ganott, M. A., Poller, W. R., Shah, R., Hardesty, L. A., Gur, D.

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Insurances Accepted

  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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