IVUS should be the gold standard for diagnosing and directing treatment of iliofemoral vein obstruction

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July 2, 2016

"In a study comparing multiplanar venography to intravascular ultrasound (IVUS) for diagnosing common or external iliac and common femoral vein stenosis, IVUS imaging was found to change both the treatment plan in 60/100 patients and the number of stents placed in 50/100 patients. Presenter Paul Gagne (Darien, USA) maintained that “without IVUS, iliofemoral vein occlusive disease would have been undertreated in the majority of patients studied."

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Dr. Hollander’s next move was to Philadelphia, where he enhanced his knowledge of Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD) through training with renowned interventionist, James McGuckin, MD, at the Peripheral Vascular Institute of Philadelphia.

   Dr. Hollander’s medical foothold has spanned many years across various states, as he has become an expert at treating PAD, dialysis access, deep and superficial veins, and other vascular issues.  He continues to impress the community as one of the advanced vascular doctors in New Jersey, providing interventional procedures at the Vascular Access Center of Atlantic County.

 

 

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