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Scott O. Trerotola, MD, FACR

Stanley Baum Professor of Radiology
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.
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Description of CVI Expertise

Associate Chair and Chief, Interventional Radiology

CVI Program Unit(s):
Cardiovascular Development / Congenital Heart Disease
Lipid / Atherosclerosis / CAD / ACS / Prevention
Thrombosis / Hemostasis

CVI Research Description:
As an interventional radiologist I have a longstanding interest in peripheral vascular disease. My research focus has largely been in venous disease and hemodialysis access with a particular focus in mechanical thrombectomy. My clinical foci (and more recently research foci as well), as pertains to cardiovascular disease in particular, are the management of pulmonary arteriovenous malformations either related to or unrelated to hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia, as part of the HHT center here at Penn; and venous thromboembolic disease, in particular the management of removable inferior vena caval filters.

Selected Publications

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.

Duncan C and Trerotola SO: Outcomes of a percutaneous technique for shortening of totally implanted central venous port catheters. JVIR 27: 1034-1037, 2016.

Chick JFB, Stavropoulos SW, Shin BJ, Shlansky-Goldberg RD, Mondschein JI, Sudheendra D, Nadolski GJ, Watts MW, Trerotola SO: A 16F sheath with endobronchial forceps improves reported retrieval success of long-dwelling "closed-cell" inferior vena caval filter designs. JVIR 27: 1027-1033, 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.

Tom LM, Palevsky HI, Holsclaw DS, Trerotola SO, Dagli M, Mondschein JI, Stavropoulos SW, Soulen MC, Clark TW: Recurrent Bleeding, Survival, and Longitudinal Pulmonary Function following Bronchial Artery Embolization for Hemoptysis in a U.S. Adult Population. JVIR 2015

Jacovides CL, Nadolski G, Allen SR, Martin ND, Holena DN, Reilly PM, Trerotola S, Braslow BM, Kaplan LJ, Pascual JL: Arteriography for lower gastrointestinal hemorrhage role of preceding abdominal computed tomographic angiogram in diagnosis and localization. JAMA Surg 150(7): 650-6, 2015.

Weber CN, Nadolski GJ, White SB, Clark TWI, Mondschein JI, Stavropoulos SW,Shlansky-Goldberg RD, Trerotola SO, Soulen MC: Long-Term Patency and Clinical Analysis of Expanded Polytetrafluoroethylene–Covered Transjugular Intrahepatic Portosystemic Shunt Stent Grafts. JVIR 26: 1257–1265, 2015.

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