Dr Glenda Kaplan

Consultant Radiologist

MBBCH SA MRCP FRCR

Dr Kaplan chose breast imaging because she has a natural aptitude for analysing mammograms. She has seen the phenomenal growth in breast imaging 18 years of experience, providing a personal service – listening to all the patient’s needs.

She started :

  • 1 stop clinics at Barnet hospital
  • inserting coils into tumours pre primary chemotherapy.

Now:

  • Her special interest is treating patients with special needs or dementia.
  • Screening setting analysing >8000 mammograms per year
  • Current with all screening targets
  • Symptomatic setting analysing >2000 mammograms per year
  • Performs breast ultrasound, biopsies and drainage of abscesses in multiple 1 stop clinics/ week
  • Reports screening and symptomatic breast MRI
  • Performs ultrasound and mammographic localisations weekly for the last 18 years
  • Performs prone table stereotactic biopsies weekly.
  • Participated in Comice and MARIBS Trials.
  • Principal investigator in Mammo-50 trial.
  • Participates in the on-call rota, report general CT, ultrasound, MRI and plain films.
  • Personal interests: classical music; aerobics

Specialities

  • Radiology

Research interests

  • Breast MRI
  • Principal Investigator on Mammo-50 trial at Barnet & Chase Farm sites

Procedures Offered

  • All aspects of breast imaging