Bryan A Pukenas, MD

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Assistant Professor of Radiology at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Department: Radiology

Contact information
219 Dulles Building
3400 Spruce Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215 662 6865
Fax: 215 662 3283
BA (Biology)
West Virginia University, 1999.
MD (Medicine)
West Virginia University School of Medicine, 2003.
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Description of Clinical Expertise

Interventional Neuroradiology (spinal and intracranial)
Arteriovenous Malformations
Arteriovenous Fistula
Carotid Stenosis
Intracranial Stenosis
Intracranial and spinal embolization
Interventional spinal pain management
Diagnostic Neuroradiology

Description of Research Expertise

Canine intracranial vasospasm
Canine stroke
Radiation exposure to patients undergoing diagnostic radiology procedures
Vascular ultrasound
Contrast enhanced ultrasound for evaluation of brain tumors

Selected Publications

Alexander Copelan MD, Neda Sedora-Roman MD, Robert Hurst MD, Bryan Pukenas MD : The Suboccipital Puncture: A Lost Art? The American Society of Spine Radiology Annual Symposium Scottsdale, AZ February 2018.

Bryan Pukenas, MD; Nathan Katz: A Novel Minimally-Invasive Intrathecal Catheterization Approach for Cisterna Magna Access via Lumbar Puncture. ULAR Training Division Laboratory Animal Surgical Seminar & Vendor Fair University of Pennsylvania - Houston Hall, Bodek Lounge (Perelman Quadrangle) 3417 Spruce Street Philadelphia, PA 19104 January 2018.

Cox Mougnyan, Sedora-Román Neda Isabel, Pukenas Bryan, Kung David, Hurst Robert: Reversible cerebral vasoconstriction syndrome: an important non-aneurysmal cause of thunderclap headaches and subarachnoid hemorrhage. Internal and emergency medicine 13(1): 135-136, Jan 2018.

Husseinzadeh H, Chiasakul T, Gimotty P A, Pukenas B, Wolf R, Kelty M, Chiang E, Fogarty P F, Cuker A: Prevalence of and risk factors for cerebral microbleeds among adult patients with haemophilia A or B. Haemophilia : the official journal of the World Federation of Hemophilia 24(2): 271-277, Dec 2017.

Oselkin Martin, Sedora-Roman Neda I, Pukenas Bryan A, Kung David, Hurst Robert W: Loading and elution characteristics of quadrasphere microspheres loaded with bevacizumab. Therapeutic delivery 8(9): 747-751, August 2017.

Bress Aaron, Metzler Scott, Plastaras Christopher, Nguyen Cuong, Schuster James M, Pukenas Bryan: "Scout No Scan" Technique Reduces Patient Radiation Exposure During CT-Guided Spine Biopsy. AJR. American journal of roentgenology Page: 1-4, Aug 2017.

Yu Gordon H, Maisel Julia, Frank Renee, Pukenas Bryan A, Sebro Ronnie, Weber Kristy: Diagnostic utility of fine-needle aspiration cytology of lesions involving bone. Diagnostic cytopathology 45(7), July 2017.

Yu GH1, Maisel J1, Frank R2, Pukenas BA3, Sebro R4, Weber K5.: Diagnostic utility of fine-needle aspiration cytology of lesions involving bone. Diagn Cytopathol 45(7): 608-613, Jul 2017.

Liberman Ava L, Ramchand Preethi, Gannon Kimberly, Zager Eric L, Pukenas Bryan, Bress Aaron L, Ezekowitz Michael D, Hurst Robert, Messé Steven R: Internal Carotid Artery and Sphenoidal Emissary (Vesalian) Vein Fistula Mimicking a Carotid-Cavernous Sinus Fistula. The Neurohospitalist 7(3): NP1-NP2, Jul 2017.

Michael Karlsson1, Bryan Pukenas, Ross Plyler, Madeline Stolow, Melissa Byro, Johannes Ehinger, Matilda Hugerth, Eskil Elme´r, Magnus Hansson, Susan Margulies, Todd Kilbaugh: A Novel Ciclosporin Formulation for the Treatment of Traumatic Brain Injury. The 35th Annual National Neurotrauma Symposium, Snowbird, Utah July 2017 Notes: Oral Presentation

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