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Scott O. Trerotola, BA, MD

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Stanley Baum Professor
Chief, Vascular and Interventional Radiology, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA, University of Pennsylvania
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.
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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

Kessler J and Trerotola SO: Use of the Amplatzer vascular plug for embolization of a large retroperitoneal shunt during TIPS for gastric variceal bleeding. JVIR Page: 135-140, January 2006 Notes: Publication in which a student, resident or fellow was mentored.

Stavropoulos SW, Solomon JA, Trerotola SO: Wall-Embedded Recovery IVC Filters: Imaging Features and Technique for Removal. JVIR 17, February 2006.

Itkin M, Trerotola SO, Stavropoulos SW et al: Portal flow and arterioportal shunting after transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt creation. JVIR 17: 55-62, January 2006.

Riutta JC, Cheville, AL, Trerotola SO : SVC Syndrome with a Patent SVC: Treatment of Internal Jugular Venous Occlusion Following Surgical and Radiation Therapy Of Esophageal Cancer. JVIR 16: 727-731, 2005 Notes: in press,publication in which a student, resident or fellow was mentored.

Kolbeck, KJ, Itkin, M, Stavropoulos SW, Trerotola SO: Measurement of air emboli during central venous access: Do “protective” sheaths or insertion techniques matter? JVIR 16(1): 89-99, January 2005 Notes: Publication in which a student, resident or fellow was mentored.

Shatsky JB, Berns JS, Clark TWI, Kwak A, Tuite CM, Shlansky-Goldberg RD, Mondschein JI, Patel AA, Stavropoulos SW, Soulen MC, Soloomon JA, Kobrin S, Chittams JL, Trerotola SO: Single-center experience with the Arrow-Trerotola PTD in the management of thrombosed native dialysis fistulae. JVIR 16: 1605-1611, December 2005 Notes: Publication in which a student, resident or fellow was mentored

Patel AA, Trerotola SO: Foreign Body Retrieval. SIR Syllabus: Venous Interventions, 2nd edition. Sze, D and Ferral, H, eds., Patel, N, editor in chief. (eds.). Fairfax, VA: The Society of Interventional Radiology, Page: 89-96, 2006.

Patel AA, Trerotola SO: Central Venous Access: A Brief Review. SIR Syllabus: Venous Interventions, 2nd edition. Sze, D Ferral, H , eds., Patel, N, editor in chief (eds.). Fairfax, VA: The Society of Interventional Radiology, Page: 49-66, 2006.

Trerotola, SO: Can Combination Therapy for Colorectal Liver Metastases Improve Results over Chemoembolization or Ablation Alone? Radiology 237: 381-382, 2005.

Trerotola SO: Interventional Nephrology: Headed In the Right Direction. Seminars in Dialysis 18: 372-373, 2005.

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