Jafar Golzarian, MD

Professor, Department of Radiology

Jafar Golzarian

Contact Info


Mailing Address:
B-228 Mayo Memorial Building, MMC 292
420 Delaware Street S.E.
Minneapolis, MN 55455

Administrative Assistant Name
Bibi Husain

Administrative Phone

Administrative Email

Administrative Fax Number

Professor, Department of Radiology

Faculty, PhD Program in Medical Physics

Director, Division of Interventional Radiology & Vascular Imaging

MD, University of Brussels School of Medicine

Diagnostic Radiology Residency, Erasme Hospital, Brussels

Interventional Radiology Fellowship, Erasme Hospital, Brussels

BS, University of Brussels School of Medicine


Professional Associations

European Congress of Radiology (ECR)
Radiological Society of North America (RSNA)
Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR)
Société Belge de Gastroentérologie, Corresponding Member
Société Française de Radiologie
Society of Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiology of Europe, Fellow
Société Royale Belge de Radiologie


Research Summary/Interests

Uterine fibroid embolization: Prospective evaluation of patient recovery
AAA stentgraft and intra-sac pressure
Endovascular treatment of AAA: Effect of hook morphology on stent graft fixation
Type II Endoleak: Transarterial Embolization
GI bleeding: Imaging sensitivity and specificity
Intra-arterial thrombolysis in lower extremities
Transjugular liver biopsy
Endovascular venous ablation


Teaching Areas

Curriculum guide, Member of Radiology Education Committee - University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, 2003-2008.



  • Interventional treatment of Peripheral artery disease, AAA, uterine fibroid embolization, hepatocellular carcinoma, prostate artery embolization, 
  • vericocele embolization.

Board Certifications

American Board of Radiology 
American Board of Radiology - Certificate of Advanced Qualification - Vascular & Interventional Radiology

Hospital Privileges

University of Minnesota Medical Center