Li-Chun Hsieh

Medical Imaging

• Interventional neuroradiology
• Diagnostic neuroradiology
• Interventional radiology
• Image-guided pain control surgery
• Molecular imaging / Animal imaging
• Radiogenomics

• English
• Chinese



  • Chung Shan Medical University, Taichung, Taiwan, R.O.C 1997/09-2004/06.


  • Interventional Neuroradiology
  • Diagnostic Neuroradiology
  • Interventional Radiology
  • Image-guided pain control surgery
  • Molecular Imaging / Animal Imaging
  • Radiogenomics


  • Mandarin
  • Taiwanese
  • English


  • 2002/07 - 2004/06 Internship, National Taiwan University Hospital.
  • 2004/07 - 2008/06 Residentship, Department of Medical Imaging, National Taiwan University Hospital.
  • 2008/07 - 2009/06 Interventional Neuroradiology Fellowship, Department of Medical Imaging, National Taiwan University Hospital.
  • 2009/08 - 2009/10 Attending physician, Department of Medical Imaging, Min-Sheng Hospital.
  • 2009/11 - 2014/01 Attending physician, Division of Medical Imaging, Radiology department, Far Eastern Memorial Hospital.
  • 2011/8 - 2012/7 Research Fellow, Radiology department and Center for system biology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard medical school..
  • 2013/9 - PHD student, Institute of Molecular and Cellular Biology, National Taiwan University.
  • 2014/03 - Attending physician, Medical Imaging Center, Taipei Medical University Hospital.
  • 2014/04 - Deputy Chief, Imaging Research Center, Taipei Medical University
  • 2016/05 Secretary General, Neuroradiology Society of Taiwan

Board Certification

  • National Board of Medicine, Taiwan, R.O.C; 2004
  • National Board of Radiology, Taiwan, R.O.C; 2008
  • National Board of Diagnostic Neuroradiology, Taiwan, R.O.C; 2009
  • Interventional Neuroradiology Certification, Taiwan, R.O.C; 2014

Professional Affiliations

  • Neuroradiological Society of ROC (Secretary General)
  • Radiological Society of Republic of China (member)
  • Formosan Medical Association (member)


  • 2004 Best Intern in Surgical Department, National Taiwan University Hospital
  • 2012 Best teacher of clinical medicine in Radiology Department, Far Eastern Memorial Hospital


  1. Chen CC, Lin YT, Chang WC, Hsieh LC, Liang JS. Rare combination of gelastic epilepsy, agenesis of the corpus callosum, and hamartoma. Pediatr Neurol. 2011 Oct;45(4):265-7.
  2. Pulli B, Ali M, Forghani R, Schob S, Hsieh KL, Wojtkiewicz G, Linnoila JJ, Chen JW. Measuring myeloperoxidase activity in biological samples. PLoS One. 2013 Jul 5;8(7)
  3. Xie SY, Cheung WC, Tsang YM, Chen CH, Hsieh KL. Primary leptomeningeal melanoma. Journal of Clinical Neuroscience. 2014 Jun;21(6):1051-2
  4. Lee SP, Wu CS, Hsieh LC, Cheung WC, Chou MC. Efficacy of Magnetic Resonance Diffusion Tensor Imaging and Three-Dimensional Fiber Tractography in the Detection of Clinical Manifestations of Central Nervous System Lupus. Magnetic Resonance Imaging. 2014 Jun;32(5):598-603       ,
  5. Hsieh KL, Chen JW, Tsang YM, Hsieh CH. Predicting the Severity and Prognosis of Trismus after Intensity-Modulated Radiation Therapy for Oral Cancer patients by Magnetic Resonance Imaging. PLoS One. 2014 Mar 21;9(3):e92561
  6. Pulli B, Bure L, Wojtkiewicz G, Iwamoto, Y, Ali M, Li D, Schob S, Hsieh KL, Jacobs A, Chen JW. Myeloperoxidase Immunoradiology Improves Detection of Acute and Chronic Experimental Multiple Sclerosis Radiology. 2015 May;275(2):480-9
  7.  Hsieh KL, Zimmerman R, Kao HW, Chen CY. Revisiting Neuroimaging of Abusive Head Trauma In Young Children and Infants AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2015 May;204(5):944-52
  8.  Hsieh KL, Schob S, Pulli B, Ali. M, Chen JW. Gelsolin decreases actin toxicity and inflammation in murine multiple sclerosis – J Neuroimmunology. 2015 Oct;287, 36–42 
  9. Liang JS, Lee SP, Pulli B, Chen JW, Kao SC, Tsang YM, Hsieh KL. Microstructural Changes in Absence Seizure Children: A Diffusion Tensor Magnetic Resonance Imaging Study. -- Pediatr Neonatol. 2016 Aug;57(4):318-25
  10. Hsieh KL, Hsiao CJ, Lo CM. Computer-aided Grading of Glioma based on Local and Global MR Image Features – Article in Press in Computer Methods and Programs in Biomedicine.
  11.  Chih-Wei Sung, Hsieh KL, Yun-Ho Lin, Chun-Yi Lin, Chian-Her Lee, Yang-Hwei Tsuang, Yi-Jie Kuo. Serous degeneration of bone marrow mimics spinal tumor – Article in Press in European Spine Journal
  12.  White matter microstructural changes related to medication overuse in patients with chronic migraine – Submitted to Pain Medicine.