Jafar Golzarian

Professor Emeritus
Interventional Radiologist

Research Summary

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

Clinical Summary

Interventional treatment of Peripheral artery disease
Uterine fibroid embolization,
Hepatocellular carcinoma
Prostate artery embolization
Vericocele embolization


MD, Magna cum laude, University of Brussels School of Medicine

Fellowships, Residencies, and Visiting Engagements

Interventional Radiology , Fellowship
Erasme Hospital, University of Brussels School of Medicine
Brussels, Belgium
Radiology, Residency
Erasme Hospital, University of Brussels School of Medicine
Brussels, Belgium

Licensures and Certifications

CAQ Interventional Radiology, American Board of Radiology
American Board of Radiology

Honors and Recognition

Minnesota Monthly Top Doctor, 2018, 2021, 2023

Professional Memberships

Global Embolization Symposium and Technologies, Founder and Board of Directors
Society of Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiology of Europe, Fellow
Société Française de Radiologie
Société Royale Belge de Radiologie
Société Belge de Gastroentérologie, Corresponding Member
Radiological Society of North America (RSNA)
European Congress of Radiology (ECR)
Association of the Chiefs of Interventional Radiology, President (appointed 2019)
Society of Interventional Radiology, Standard Committee



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