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Bryan A Pukenas, MD

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Assistant Professor of Radiology at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Active,, Penn Presbyterian Medical Center
Attending,, Hospital of the University Pennsylvania
Active,, Pennsylvania Hospital
Associate,, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Department: Radiology

Contact information
219 Dulles Building
3400 Spruce Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215 662 6865
Fax: 215 662 3283
Education:
BA (Biology)
West Virginia University, 1999.
MD (Medicine)
West Virginia University School of Medicine, 2003.
Post-Graduate Training
Resident in Internal Medicine, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, 2003-2004.
Resident, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, 2004-2008.
Fellow in Diagnostic Neuroradiology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, 2008-2009.
Fellow in Interventional Neuroradiology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, 2009-2010.
Visiting Fellow in Interventional Neuroradiology, Johns Hopkins University, 2010-2010.
Certifications
American Board of Radiology, 2008.
American Board of Radiology, Certificate of Added Qualification, Neuroradiology, 2014.
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Description of Clinical Expertise

Interventional Neuroradiology (spinal and intracranial)
Aneurysms
Arteriovenous Malformations
Arteriovenous Fistula
Carotid Stenosis
Intracranial Stenosis
Angioplasty
Stenting
Intracranial and spinal embolization
Vertebroplasty
Kyphoplasty
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

Cox Mougnyan, Kim Dong, Sedora-Roman Neda Isabel, Hurst Robert, Pukenas Bryan: Beware the bright basilar artery: an early and specific CT sign of acute basilar artery thrombosis. Internal and emergency medicine Jul 2018.

Karlsson Michael, Pukenas Bryan, Chawla Sanjeev, Ehinger Johannes K, Plyler Ross, Stolow Madeline, Gabello Melissa, Hugerth Matilda, Elmér Eskil, Hansson Magnus J, Margulies Susan, Kilbaugh Todd Justen: Neuroprotective effects of cyclosporine in a porcine pre-clinical trial of focal traumatic brain injury. Journal of neurotrauma Jun 2018.

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.

Kritikos Michael, Sharma Nikhil, Sedora-Roman Neda, Choudhri Omar, Pukenas Bryan, Hurst Robert, Kung David: Duplication of the vertebral artery: A series of four cases. Interventional neuroradiology : journal of peritherapeutic neuroradiology, surgical procedures and related neurosciences Page: 1591019918783973, Jan 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.

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.

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.

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Last updated: 07/09/2018
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