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Maxim Itkin, MD

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Associate Professor of Radiology at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Active Staff, Department of Medical Imaging, Penn Presybterian Medical Center
Active Staff, Department of Radiology, Pennsylvania Hospital
Attending Staff, Department of Radiology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Director, Center for Lymphatic Imaging and Interventions
Department: Radiology

Contact information
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Interventional Radiology, 1 Silverstein
3400 Spruce Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: (215) 662-7892
Fax: (215) 615 3545
MD (Medicine)
Moscow Medical Stomatology Institute, Faculty of General Medicine, 1989.
Post-Graduate Training
Rotating Internship, Sapir Medical Center, Meir Hospital, Kfar Saba, Israel, 1991-1992.
Resident in Diagnostic Radiology , Beilinson Hospital, Rabin Medical Center, Petach Tikva, Israel, 1994-1998.
Fellow in Interventional Radiology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, 2001-2002.
Clinical/Research Fellowship in Interventional Radiology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, 2002-2003.
Noninvasive Cardiovascular Imaging Fellowship, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, 2003-2004.
Physician Leadership Academy, Wharton School of Business, University of Pennsylvania, 2016-2017.
Israeli Board of Radiology, 1998.
American Board of Radiology, 2005.
American Board of Radiology, CAQ in Vascular and Interventional Radiology, 2007.
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Description of Research Expertise

Transjugular Intrahepatic Portocaval shunt
Hemodialysis access
Novel tumor ablation technique

Description of Clinical Expertise

Interventional Radiology
Cardiovasculr Imaging

Selected Publications

Weissler Jason M, Cho Eugenia H, Koltz Peter F, Carney Martin J, Itkin Maxim, Laje Pablo, Levin L Scott, Dori Yoav, Kanchwala Suhail K, Kovach Stephen J: Lymphovenous Anastomosis for the Treatment of Chylothorax in Infants: A Novel Microsurgical Approach to a Devastating Problem. Plastic and reconstructive surgery 141(6): 1502-1507, Jun 2018.

Jobes David R, Brown Lauren A, Dori Yoav, Itkin Maxim, Nicolson Susan C: Lymphatic imaging and intervention in a pediatric population: Anesthetic considerations. Paediatric anaesthesia Apr 2018 Notes: In Press.

Nadolski Gregory J, Itkin Maxim: Lymphangiography and thoracic duct embolization following unsuccessful thoracic duct ligation: Imaging findings and outcomes. The Journal of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery Apr 2018 Notes: In Press

Voillet Valentin, Buggert Marcus, Slichter Chloe K, Berkson Julia D, Mair Florian, Addison Mary M, Dori Yoav, Nadolski Gregory, Itkin Maxim G, Gottardo Raphael, Betts Michael R, Prlic Martin: Human MAIT cells exit peripheral tissues and recirculate via lymph in steady state conditions. JCI insight 5(3): 7, Apr 2018.

Biko David M, Johnstone Jordan A, Dori Yoav, Victoria Teresa, Oliver Edward R, Itkin Maxim: Recognition of Neonatal Lymphatic Flow Disorder: Fetal MR Findings and Postnatal MR Lymphangiogram Correlation. Academic radiology 18(30): 73-84, Mar 2018.

Itkin Maxim, Nadolski Gregory J: Modern Techniques of Lymphangiography and Interventions: Current Status and Future Development. Cardiovascular and interventional radiology 41(3): 366-376, Mar 2018.

Jeffrey Chick, Gregory Nadolski, Maxim Itkin: Dynamic Contrast-Enhanced Magnetic Resonance Lymphangiography and Percutaneous Lymphatic Embolization for the Diagnosis and Treatment for Recurrent Chyloptysis JVIR 2018 Notes: In Press.

Gregory J Nadolski, Maria Dolores Ponce-Dorrego, Kassa Darge, David M Biko, Maxim Itkin : Validation of the position of injection needles with contrast-enhanced ultrasound for dynamic contrast-enhanced MR lymphangiography. JVIR 2018 Notes: In Press.

Dong Li, Tara L. Wenger, Christoph Seiler, Michael March, Alvaro Gutierrez-Uzquiza, Charlly Kao1, Elizabeth Bhoj, Lifeng Tian, Misha Rosenbach, Yichuan Liu, Nora Robinson, Mechenzie Behr, Rosetta Chiavacci, Cuiping Hou, Tiancheng Wang, Marina Bakay, Renata Pellegrino da Silva, Jonathan A. Perkins, Patrick Sleiman, Michael A. Levine, Patricia J. Hicks, Maxim Itkin, Yoav Dori, Hakon Hakonarson: Pathogenic variant in EPHB4 causing idiopathic chylothorax in a family with pulmonary lymphatic perfusion syndrome. Human Molecular Genetics 2018 Notes: In Press.

Amanda R. Smolock, Gregory Nadolski, Maxim Itkin: Intranodal glue embolization for the management of post-surgical groin lymphocele and lymphorrhea. JVIR 2018 Notes: In Press.

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