Scott O. Trerotola, MD

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Stanley Baum Professor of Radiology
Active, Pennsylvania Hospital
Active, Presbyterian Hospital
Attending, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Chief, Vascular and Interventional Radiology, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA, University of Pennsylvania
Vice Chair for Quality, Department of Radiology, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, University of Pennsylvania
Director, HHT Center, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Staff, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
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
B.A. (Biology)
Wesleyan University, 1982.
M.D. (Medicine)
University of Pennsylvania, 1986.
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Description of Research Expertise

hemodialysis access, central venous access, 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, hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia, IVC (inferior vena cava) filters and complex IVC filter retrieval, embolization

Selected Publications

Matsumoto MM, Reddy SN, Nadolski GJ, Shamimi-Noori S, Trerotola SO, Stavropoulos SW.: Iatrogenic Renal Artery Injury in 90 Cases: Arteriographic Findings and Outcomes after Embolization for Bleeding. J Vasc Interv Radiol 34: 436-444, March 2023 Notes: doi: 10.1016/j.jvir.2022.11.016.

MM Matsumoto, SW Stavropoulos, SO Trerotola: Grasp-and-Fold Technique for Complex Inferior Vena Cava Filter Retrieval. JVIR 34: 479-484, March 2023 Notes:

Hung ML, Wachtel H, Cohen DL, Fraker D, Trerotola SO: Adrenal Vein Sampling Results and Surgical Outcomes in Patients with a Normal Plasma Aldosterone Concentration. J Vasc Interv Radiol 34: 474-478, March 2023 Notes: doi: 10.1016/j.jvir.2022.12.003.

DePietro DM, Trerotola SO: Techniques in adrenal vein sampling: Multipurpose catheter shape facilitates sampling of cranially oriented right adrenal veins. Diagn Interv Radiol 28(1): 79-82, January 2022 Notes: dir.2021.20496.

Zhong A, Trerotola SO, Stavropoulos SW: Endobronchial Forceps Retrieval of Embedded Inferior Vena Cava Filters: Retrieval of 535 Filters at a Single Center J Vasc Interv Radiol December 2022 Notes: doi: 10.1016/j.jvir.2022.12.005.

Puller HF, Stavropoulos SW, Trerotola SO: Stability of Retained Inferior Vena Cava Filter Fragments After Filter Removal. J Vasc Interv Radiol 32: 1457-1462, July 2021 Notes: doi: 10.1016/j.jvir.2021.07.014.

Hung ML, DePietro DM, Trerotola SO: Infectious Recidivism in Tunneled Dialysis Catheters Removed for Bloodstream Infection in the Intensive Care Unit. J Vasc Interv Radiol 32: 650-655, May 2021 Notes:

DePietro DM, Fraker DL, Wachtel H, Cohen DL, Trerotola SO: “Double-Down” Adrenal Vein Sampling Results in Patients with Apparent Bilateral Aldosterone Suppression: Utility of Repeat Sampling including Super-Selective Sampling. J Vasc Interv Radiol 32: 656-665, May 2021 Notes: See also invited commentary p 666.

Layfield EM, Stavropoulos SW, Chittams J, Quinn R, Trerotola SO: Prevalence and Characterization of Interaction of Retrievable Inferior Vena Cava Filters with the Spine in Patients Undergoing Complex Filter Removal J Vasc Interv Radiol 31(12): 2073-2080, Dec 2020 Notes: doi: 10.1016/j.jvir.2020.07.006 Epub 2020 Nov 11.

Cho JK, Serna J, Clark TWI, Dagli M, Mondschein JI, Shlansky-Goldberg RD, Trerotola SO, Soulen MC, Stavropoulos SW, Nadolski GJ: Impact of PTFE-covered stent position and extension on TIPS patency Abdom Radiol May 2020 Notes: doi: 10.1007/s00261-020-02566-8.

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Last updated: 03/08/2023
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