Michael Lechner's entire career has been in radiology. A NYS-licensed Radiologic Technologist certified in MRI, he has worked on the frontlines of his field, beginning in 1990 as a Staff Radiographer at the University of Rochester Medical Center. Michael came to UMI in 1996 and has served as UMI's Lead MR Technologist, Chief Technologist and since 2005 has served as the Practice Administrator. Having worked with physicians and patients, he brings both clinical experience and practical business training to UMI.
Michael oversees every aspect of our practice's daily operations, including human resource management, regulatory compliance, equipment acquisitions, quality assurance, and marketing just to name a few of his responsibilities. A commitment of imaging excellence, dedication to customer satisfaction and devoted to improve every facet of the practice lies at the heart of everything he does.
In addition to a degree in Radiologic Technology, Michael has advanced certifications in Leadership Development, Six Sigma business training, and Physician Practice Management. He is a member of the American Academy of Professional Coders, the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists, the American Academy of Medical Management and the Association for Medical Imaging Management.