Steven M. Montner

Professor of Radiology
Vice Chair, Operations, Department of Radiology

Phone: 773.702.3654
Fax: 773.702.1161


Undergraduate: BA, Reed College, Portland, Oregon, 1980
Medical school: University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, 1984
Residency: Diagnostic Radiology, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, 1988
Certification: American Board of Radiology, 1988

Clinical Interests

Steven Montner, MD, specializes in pulmonary imaging. Dr. Montner analyzes and interprets chest radiographs and CT scans for thoracic diseases, and has an expertise in interstitial lung disease and diseases of the large and small airways.

Through his research, Dr. Montner is working with the section of pulmonary medicine studying how imaging plays a role in the characterization of interstitial lung disease, pulmonary fibrosis and occupational lung disease. He has authored or co-authored over 30 peer-reviewed articles that have been published in scientific journals and given numerous presentations internationally.

In addition to his clinical work and research efforts, Dr. Montner is active with the Radiological Society of North America and the Society of Thoracic Imaging, serving on several committees primarily concerned with radiology education.

Dr. Steven Montner has been appointed Vice Chair of Radiology Operations. In his new role, he will be responsible for faculty and technical oversight in the department. Dr. Montner will work closely with departmental leadership on increased staffing and transparency in leadership.