Specializes image-guided procedures, done through organs and veins, to locate tumors
Education and Training
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
American Board of Radiology- Diagnostic Radiology
- Computed analysis of three-dimensional cone-beam computed tomography angiography for determination of tumor-feeding vessels during chemoembolization of liver tumor: a pilot study.
- Society of interventional radiology position statement: prevention of unintentionally retained foreign bodies during interventional radiology procedures.
- Estimating radiation effective doses from whole body computed tomography scans based on U.S. soldier patient height and weight.
- Personalized medicine for non-small-cell lung cancer: implications of recent advances in tissue acquisition for molecular and histologic testing.
- Temporary organ displacement coupled with image-guided, intensity-modulated radiotherapy for paraspinal tumors.
- The state of irreversible electroporation in interventional oncology.
- Thermal ablation of stage I non-small cell lung carcinoma.
- Safety and efficacy of percutaneous cecostomy/colostomy for treatment of large bowel obstruction in adults with cancer.
- Free-hand ultrasound guidance permits safe and efficient minimally invasive intrathymic injections in both young and aged mice.
- Patient perspectives and preferences for communication of medical imaging risks in a cancer care setting.
- Society of Interventional Radiology IR Pre-Procedure Patient Safety Checklist by the Safety and Health Committee.
Areas of expertise and specialization
Faculty Titles & Positions
- Speaker and Lecturer -
- Vice Chair for Quality, Safety, and Performance Improvement, Department of Radiology, Memorial Sloan Kettering -
- University California
- University of California, San Francisco, Medical Center
- University California
- University of California, San Francisco, Medical Center (Vascular and Interventional Radiology)
Professional Society Memberships
- Radiological Society of North America, American College of Radiology
Articles and Publications
- 5 Articles, 50-60 Papers Published
What do you attribute your success to?
- His Colleagues and Training
Hobbies / Sports
Favorite professional publications
- Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
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