Justin Mikell

Justin Mikell, PhD

Assistant Professor
Associate Director, Medical Physics Residency Program

University Hospital
UH B2C432
1500 E Medical Center Dr
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-5010



PhD in Medical Physics from the University of Texas, Houston.
Start Date at UM: 01/2016

Published Articles or Reviews

  1. Impact of 90Y PET gradient-based tumor segmentation on voxel-level dosimetry in liver radioembolization. Mikell JK, Kaza RK, Roberson PL, Younge KC, Srinivasa RN, Majdalany BS, Cuneo KC, Owen D, Devasia T, Schipper MJ, Dewaraja YK. EJNMMI Phys. 2018 Nov 30;5(1):31. doi: 10.1186/s40658-018-0230-y.
  2. Dose volume histogram-based optimization of image reconstruction parameters for quantitative 90Y-PET imaging. Siman W, Mikell JK, Mawlawi OR, Mourtada F, Kappadath SC. Med Phys. 2019 Jan;46(1):229-237. doi: 10.1002/mp.13269. Epub 2018 Nov 27.
  3. Hepatocellular Carcinoma Tumor Dose Response After 90Y-radioembolization With Glass Microspheres Using 90Y-SPECT/CT-Based Voxel Dosimetry. Kappadath SC, Mikell J, Balagopal A, Baladandayuthapani V, Kaseb A, Mahvash A. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2018 Oct 1;102(2):451-461. doi: 10.1016/j.ijrobp.2018.05.062. Epub 2018 Jun 2.
  4. The value of 99mTc-MAA SPECT/CT for lung shunt estimation in 90Y radioembolization: a phantom and patient study. Allred JD, Niedbala J, Mikell JK, Owen D, Frey KA, Dewaraja YK. EJNMMI Res. 2018 Jun 15;8(1):50. doi: 10.1186/s13550-018-0402-8.
  5. The impact of a high-definition multileaf collimator for spine SBRT. Younge KC, Kuchta JR, Mikell JK, Rosen B, Bredfeldt JS, Matuszak MM. J Appl Clin Med Phys. 2017 Nov;18(6):97-103. doi: 10.1002/acm2.12197. Epub 2017 Sep 27.
  6. Selective Internal Radiation Therapy With Yttrium-90 Glass Microspheres: Biases and Uncertainties in Absorbed Dose Calculations Between Clinical Dosimetry Models. Mikell JK, Mahvash A, Siman W, Baladandayuthapani V, Mourtada F, Kappadath SC. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2016 Nov 15;96(4):888-896. doi: 10.1016/j.ijrobp.2016.07.021. Epub 2016 Jul 27.
  7. Evaluation of a deterministic grid-based Boltzmann solver (GBBS) for voxel-level absorbed dose calculations in nuclear medicine. Mikell J, Cheenu Kappadath S, Wareing T, Erwin WD, Titt U, Mourtada F. Phys Med Biol. 2016 Jun 21;61(12):4564-82. doi: 10.1088/0031-9155/61/12/4564. Epub 2016 May 25.