University of Nebraska Medical Center

Imaging is Important

brain xrayLisa Bartenhagen knows medical imaging is important not just because she is a registered radiographer and radiation therapist, but because this image is of her son, Broc’s, head after grid placement.

These grids were surgically implanted to map Broc’s brain activity prior to a frontal lobectomy. B smile



Not only did radiographers play a major role in Broc’s care, but so did clinical laboratory scientists, medical nutritionists, and physician assistants.

What would health care be without Allied Health professionals?

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Lisa and son, on a post-surgery walk.


  1. Cindy Skarda says:

    Best wishes for a speedy recovery! Cindy

  2. Greg Karst says:

    Lisa: thank you so much for sharing Broc’s story. Best wishes for a speedy and successful recovery.
    Take care,

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