Prof / Amr A. Nasef

Professor of Interventional Radiology

Prof.Dr. Amr Nassef

Professor of Interventional Radiology and Vascular Imaging, Cairo University.
Head, Interventional Radiology and Vascular imaging Unit, Radiology Department, Cairo University Hospitals.
Active Member, Egyptian Society of Radiology and Nuclear Medicine (ESRNM).
Active Member, Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiological Society of Europe (CIRSE).

Specialty Expertise and Interests
CT-guided biopsy and drainage procedures.
Radiofrequency (RF) ablation of osseous tumors and lesions.
Vertebroplasty and cementoplasty.
Pain management, epidural, facetal and articular injections.
Biliary drainage procedures: external, internal, balloon dilatation, stenting and Rendez-vous.
Radiofrequency (RF) and Microwave (MW) ablation procedures for soft tissue tumors.
Percutaneous nephrostomy.
Percutaneous ureteric catheter application.
Petrosal sampling.
Tumor embolization
Cerebral aneurismal coiling
Cerebral AVM management.
Angiofibroma embolization
Epistaxis embolization
Head and neck tumor embolization (glomus tumors, carotid body).
Bronchial artery embolization
Pulmonary AVMs management.
Transarterial chemoembolization (TACE) for hepatocellular carcinoma.
Transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt (TIPS).
Variceal embolization.
Splenic embolization.
Embolization of upper and lower GI bleeding.
Vascular stenting.
Renal artery embolization in post biopsy, post-operative and traumatic hematuria.
Uterine artery embolization.
Testicular vein embolization.
Arterial recanalization, PTA and stenting.
Venous stenting and recanalization.
IVC filter application.
AVM and AVF embolization.
Venous access.
AVF management.