Lisa Kang, M.D. for UC Davis Health

Lisa Kang, M.D.

Associate Professor

Lisa Kang is not currently accepting new patients. For assistance finding a UC Davis doctor, please call 800-2-UCDAVIS (800-282-3284).



Pediatric Radiology

Interventional Radiology



Locations and Contact

2315 Stockton Blvd.
Sacramento, CA 95817

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Additional Numbers

Physician Referrals

800-4-UCDAVIS (800-482-3284)

Philosophy of Care

As a member of a multispecialty team, I believe in providing personalized care for each individual patient.

Clinical Interests

Dr. Lisa Kang is a pediatric diagnostic and interventional radiologist with a special interest in pediatric minimally invasive procedures.

Research/Academic Interests

Dr. Kang enjoys her role as a teacher to medical students, residents and fellows. In addition to education, her academic interests include advancing the field of pediatric interventional radiology.


Pediatric Radiology

Center/Program Affiliation

UC Davis Children's Hospital

Undergraduate School

B.A., Loyola University, Chicago IL 2003

Medical School

M.D., University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine, Chicago IL 2007


Radiology, University of Chicago Medical Center, Chicago IL 2007-2009


Radiology, University of Chicago Medical Center, Chicago IL 2009-2013


Pediatric Radiology, Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago, Chicago IL 2013-2014


Interventional Radiology, University of Chicago Medical Center, Chicago IL 2014-2015

Josephs S, Kang L, Oatis K. Pediatric Gastrointestinal Interventions. Kapoor B, Lorenz J (Eds.). Digestive Disease Interventions, Thieme, New York NY. 2018.

Onofrio AR, Kwon J, Kang LH, Wang J. Endobronchial Paraganglioma: AIRP Best Cases in Radiologic-Pathologic Correlation. Radiographics. 2018 Mar-Apr;38(2):581-585. doi:10.1148/rg.2018170184. PMID:29528827.

Kang L, Funaki B. In Patients with Type 2 Endoleaks: Does Intervention Reduce Aneurysm Related Morbidity and Mortality Compared to Observation? Milner R, Skelly C (Eds.). Difficult Decisions in Surgery: An Evidence-Based Approach, Springer-Verlag London LTD. 2017.

Kang LH, Brown CN. Pediatric Biliary Interventions in the Native Liver. Semin Intervent Radiol. 2016 Dec;33(4):313-323. doi:10.1055/s-0036-1592323. PMID:27904251.

Van Ha TG, Kang L, Lorenz J, Zangan S, Navuluri R, Straus C, Funaki B. Difficult OptEase filter retrievals after prolonged indwelling times. Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol. 2013 Aug;36(4):1139-43. doi:10.1007/s00270-013-0619-x. Epub 2013 Apr 12. PMID:23580122.

Brown C, Kang L, Kim ST. Percutaneous drainage of abdominal and pelvic abscesses in children. Semin Intervent Radiol. 2012 Dec;29(4):286-94. doi:10.1055/s-0032-1330062. PMID:24293801.

Navuluri R, Kang L, Patel J, Van Ha T. Acute lower gastrointestinal bleeding. Semin Intervent Radiol. 2012 Sep;29(3):178-86. doi:10.1055/s-0032-1326926. PMID:23997409.

Navuluri R, Patel J, Kang L. Role of interventional radiology in the emergent management of acute upper gastrointestinal bleeding. Semin Intervent Radiol. 2012 Sep;29(3):169-77. doi:10.1055/s-0032-1326925. PMID:23997408.

Yousefzadeh DK, Kang L, Tessicini L. Assessment of retromesenteric position of the third portion of the duodenum: an US feasibility study in 33 newborns. Pediatr Radiol. 2010 Sep;40(9):1476-84. doi:10.1007/s00247-010-1709-4. Epub 2010 Jun 16. PMID:20552188.

Kang L, Marty D, Pauli RM, Mendelsohn NJ, Prachand V, Waggoner D. Chondrodysplasia punctata associated with malabsorption from bariatric procedures. Surg Obes Relat Dis. 2010 Jan-Feb;6(1):99-101. doi:10.1016/j.soard.2009.05.004. Epub 2009 May 23. PMID:19640801.