Lora D. Barke, D.O.

Medical Director, Invision Sally Jobe Breast Network
Board-Certified Radiologist
Fellowship Trained Breast Imager

Dr. Barke joined Invision Sally Jobe in 2007 from Northwestern University in Chicago after completing a Breast & Women's Imaging Fellowship and working as an associate professor of radiology for several years. As the medical director, she manages patient care from screening mammography and risk assessment evaluation to diagnostic work ups that include ultrasound, breast MRI and advanced biopsies. She has been involved in several clinical trials at Invision Sally Jobe and is the principal investigator for a current trial involving a new 3-D imaging technology called digital breast tomosynthesis and a current trial to investigate a new contrast agent in the U.S. for breast MRI. Dr. Barke’s primary specialties include breast and women’s imaging.


  • Breast Imaging


Medical School

Internal Medicine and Radiology
Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine
Downers Grove, Illinois


Internal Medicine
Cook County Hospital
Chicago, Illinois


Internal Medicine
Cook County Hospital
Chicago, Illinois

Cook County Hospital
Chicago, Illinois


Breast & Women's Imaging
Northwestern University
Feinberg School of Medicine
Chicago, Illinois

Previous Positions

Associate Professor
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Lynn Sage Comprehensive Breast Center
Chicago, Illinois

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Radiology 2003

Publications & Presentations

  • Muriel Anita Simmons, RT(R)(M), Judy Chavez, RT(R)(M)(BS) RDMS, and Lora D. Barke, DO. Patient Positioning and Mammography. eRadImaging.com (http://www.eradimaging.com/site/article.cfm?ID=787)

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