Undergraduate University of California-Los Angeles (2000), Biochemistry
Graduate School Tulane University of Louisiana (2001), Pharmacology
Medical School Tulane University of Louisiana (2005), Medicine

Clinical Interest

Dialysis Access Management
  • Dialysis Catheter Access for Hemodialysis
  • Dialysis Fistual or Graft Declot
  • Dialysis Fistulogram/Graftogram
Disease Diagnosis
  • Adrenal Vein Sampling
  • Image Guided Abscess or Fluid Drainage
  • Image Guided Biopsy
  • Parathyroid Vein Sampling
  • Venous Sampling
Endovascular Therapy - Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Inferior Vena Cava (IVC) Filter Placement or Removal/Retrieval
  • May Turner Syndrome (Illiofemoral Deep Vein Thrombosis)
  • Paget Schrotter Syndrome (Upper Extermity Deep Vein Thrombosis)
Endovascular Therapy - Embolization/Exclusions
  • Angiomyolipoma of Kidney
  • Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM)
  • Hereditary Hemmorrhagic Telangiectasia (HHT)
  • Mesenteric Artery Aneurysm
  • Mesenteric Ischemia
  • Pelvic Congestion Syndrome
  • Pulmonary Arteriovenous Malformation
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Thrombolysis
  • Renal Artery Aneurysm
  • Splenic Artery Aneurysm
  • Uterine Fibroids/Uterine Fibroid Embolization (UFE)
  • Varicocele
Endovascular Therapy - Peripheral Vascular Disease
  • Claudication
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD)
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PVD)
  • Peripheral Vascular Interventions
  • Venography
  • Venous Malformation
  • Venous Thrombolysis
Interventional Therapy for Portal Hypertension
  • Balloon Occluded Retrograde Transverse Obliterations of Varies (BRTO)
  • Portal Hypertension (Variceal Bleeding, Refractory Ascities)
  • Transjugular Intrahepatic Portosystemic Shunt (TIPS)
Tumor Ablation
  • Cryoablation
  • Microwave Ablation (MVA)
  • Radiofrequency Ablation (RFA)
  • Y90 Radioembolization
Tumor Embolization
  • Chemoembolization (TACE)
Varicose Vein Treatment
  • Laser Ablation of Varicose Veins
  • Phlebectomy
  • Sclerotherapy
  • Varicose Veins

Research Interest

  • Irreversible Electroporation for Treatment and Downstaging of Locally Advanced Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma
  • Medical Education
  • Minimally Invasive Cancer Therapies
  • Simulation in Radiology


Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

Interictal high-frequency oscillations (80-500 Hz) in the human epileptic brain: entorhinal cortex.

Bragin A, Wilson CL, Staba RJ, Reddick M, Fried I, Engel J Ann. Neurol. 2002 Oct 52 4 407-15

Honors & Awards

  • Arnold P. Gold Foundation Humanism in Medicine Award
    Peer selected (2004-2004)

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • American Board of Radiology (2013-2023)
  • American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography (ARDMS) (2013-2023)
  • University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center (2012-2022)
  • American Board of Radiology (2011-2021)
  • Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) (2010-2020)
  • Society of Interventional Radiology (2010-2020)
  • Texas Medical Board (2005-2020)