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Scott O. Trerotola, MD

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Stanley Baum Professor of Radiology
Active, Presbyterian Hospital
Active, Pennsylvania Hospital
Attending, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Chief, Vascular and Interventional Radiology, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA, University of Pennsylvania
Staff, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
Staff, Philadelphia Veterans’ Administration Medical Center
Co-Director, HHT center, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center
Vice Chair for Quality, Department of Radiology, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, University of Pennsylvania
Department: Radiology

Contact information
Department of Radiology
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
One Silverstein
3400 Spruce Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: (215) 615-3540
Fax: (215) 615-3545
Education:
B.A. (Biology)
Wesleyan University, 1982.
M.D. (Medicine)
University of Pennsylvania, 1986.
Post-Graduate Training
Residency in Internal Medicine, The Union Memorial Hospital Baltimore, MD, 1986-1987.
Residency in Diagnostic Radiology, The Johns Hopkins Hospital Baltimore, MD, 1987-1991.
Fellow in Diagnostic Radiology, The Johns Hopkins Hospital Baltimore, MD, 1987-1991.
Fellowship in Interventional Radiology, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD, 1990-1991.
Certifications
Diplomate, National Board of Medical Examiners, 1987.
Diagnostic Radiology, American Board of Radiology, 1991.
Diagnostic Radiology with Added Qualifications in Vascular and Interventional Radiology, American Board of Radiology, 1995.
Diagnostic Radiology with Added Qualifications in Vascular and Interventional Radiology, American Board of Radiology (recertification), 2005.
Diagnostic Radiology with Added Qualifications in Vascular and Interventional Radiology, American Board of Radiology (recertification), 2015.
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Description of Research Expertise

hemodialysis access, central venous access, transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunts, varicocele, deep venous thrombosis, mechanical thrombolysis, hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia, pulmonary arteriovenous malformations (PAVM), IVC filters and complex IVC filter retrieval

Description of Clinical Expertise

complex IVC filter removal, pulmonary arteriovenous malformation (PAVM), varicocele, uterine artery embolization, uterine fibroid embolization, uterine artery embolization, hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia, IVC (inferior vena cava) filters and complex IVC filter retrieval, embolization

Selected Publications

Katherine Clark, Jeffrey Forris Beecham Chick, Shilpa N. Reddy, Benjamin J.Shin, Gregory J.Nadolski,Timothy W. Clark, Scott O. Trerotola: Concurrent Central Venous Stent and Central Venous Access Device Placement Does Not Compromise Stent Patency or Catheter Function in Patients with Malignant Central Venous Obstruction. JVIR 28: 602-607, April 2017.

Chick JFB, Reddy SN, Yam BL, Kobrin S, Trerotola SO: Institution of a Hospital-Based Central Venous Access Policy for Peripheral Vein Preservation in Patients with Chronic Kidney Disease: A 12-year Experience. JVIR 28(3): 392-397, March 2017.

Stein EJ, Chittams JL, Miller M, Trerotola SO: Persistence in Coil-Embolized Pulmonary Arteriovenous Malformations with Feeding Artery Diameters of 3mm or Less: A Retrospective Single-Center Observational Study. JVIR 28(3): 442-449, March 2017.

Keller EJ, McGee KA, Resnick SA, Trerotola SO, Valji K, Johnson MS, Collins JD, Vogelzang RL : Who We Are and What We Can Become: An Analysis of Professional Identity Formation in IR. JVIR 2017 Notes: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jvir.2017.02.006.

Tagawa M,Ghosn1 M, Wachtel H, Fraker D, Townsend RR, Trerotola S, Cohen DL: Lateralization index but not contralateral suppression at adrenal vein sampling predicts improvement in blood pressure after adrenalectomy for primary aldosteronism. Journal of Human Hypertension 2017 Notes: http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/jhh.2016.92.

Levy JL, Sudheendra D, Dagli M, Mondschein JI, Stavropoulos SW, Shlansky-Goldberg RD, Trerotola SO, Teitelbaum U, Mick R, Soulen MC: Percutaneous biliary drainage effectively lowers serum bilirubin to permit chemotherapy treatment. Abdom Radiol (NY) 41 : 317-23, 2016

Guzman AK, Zahra M, Trerotola SO, Raffini LJ, Itkin M, Keller MS, Cahill AM.: IVC filter retrieval in adolescents: experience in a tertiary pediatric center. Pediatr Radiol 46: 534-40, 2016

Wachtel H, Zaheer S, Shah PK, Trerotola SO, Karakousis GC, Roses RE, Cohen DL,Fraker DL: Role of adrenal vein sampling in primary aldosteronism: Impact of imaging, localization, and age. J Surg Oncol 113: 532-7, 2016

Kiefer RM, Pandey N, Trerotola SO, Nadolski GJ, Stavropoulos SW: The Value of Rotational Venography Versus Anterior-Posterior Venography in 100 Consecutive IVC Filter Retrievals Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 39: 394-399, 2016.

Farrelly C, Lal P, Trerotola SO, Nadolski GJ, Watts MM, McGorrian C, Guzzo T, : Correlation of peripheral vein tumour marker levels, internal iliac vein tumour marker levels and radical prostatectomy specimens in patients with prostate cancer and borderline high prostate-specific antigen: A pilot study. CVIR 39: 724-731, 2016.

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