Dr. Lawrence Wayne Bassett MD Radiologist

Dr. Lawrence Bassett is a radiologist in Los Angeles, California and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Ronald Reagan University of California Los Angeles Medical Center and Santa Monica-UCLA Medical Center and Orthopaedic Hospital. He received his medical degree from University of California, Irvine School of Medicine and has been in practice for 46 years. Dr. Bassett accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 113 doctors at Ronald Reagan University of California Los Angeles Medical Center and one of 78 at Santa Monica-UCLA Medical Center and Orthopaedic Hospital who specialize in Radiology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Radiologist: Breast Imaging

Clinical Interests: Diagnostic evaluation, Breast cancer, Breast cancer detection/diagnosis

Education & Medical Training

UCLA Medical Center
Residency, Radiology, 1971–1974

Passavant Pavilion
Internship, Transitional Year, 1968–1969

University of California, Irvine School of Medicine
Class of 1968

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Radiology
Certified 39 years in Diagnostic Radiology

CA State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Super Doctor, SuperDoctors.com

Gold Medal from the American College of Radiology, American College of Radiology

Fellowship in the Society of Breast Imaging, National Society of Breast Imaging

Hartman Medal and Centennial Oration (Breast Imaging), Radiology Centennial, 1895-1995

Gold Medal, Society of Breast Imaging, National Society of Breast Imaging

Sherman Mellinkoff Award for Teaching, UCLA School of Medicine

RSNA Award of Honor for the Annual Oration in Diagnostic Radiology, Radiological Society of North America

Professional Achievement Award, UCLA Medical Alumni

Best Doctors in America 2013 (top 5% of doctors), Boston-based Best Doctors, Inc.

Publications & Presentations

The California Breast Density Information Group: A Collaborative Response to the Issues of Breast Density, Breast Cancer Risk, and Breast Density Notification Legislation.
Price, E. R.,Hargreaves, J.,Lipson, J. A.,Sickles, E. A.,Brenner, R. J.,Lindfors, K. K.,Joe, B. N.,Leung, J. W.,Feig, S. A.,Bassett, L. W.,Ojeda-Fournier, H.,Daniel, B. L.,Kurian, A. W.,Love, E.,Ryan, L.,Walgenbach, D. D.,Ikeda, D. M.

Breast density legislation.
Hall, F. M.,Hooley, R. J.,Greenberg, K.,Stackhouse, R. M.,Geisel, J.,Butler, R.,Philpotts, L. E.,Lee, C. I.,Bassett, L. W.,Lehman, C. D.

Diagnostic Mammography: Identifying Minimally Acceptable Interpretive Performance Criteria.
Carney, P. A.,Parikh, J.,Sickles, E. A.,Feig, S. A.,Monsees, B.,Bassett, L. W.,Smith, R. A.,Rosenberg, R.,Ichikawa, L.,Wallace, J.,Tran, K.,Miglioretti, D. L.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Cofinity PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net California Large Group PPO
  • Health Net HMO - Employer Group
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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