Tag Archives: Radiology

Important update on Radiology Residency Program

  By Andrea Gilbert, President of Bryn Mawr Hospital; Barry D. Mann, MD, MLH Chief Academic Officer; and James Burke, Designated Institutional Official, MLH   Colleagues:   As some of you may know, in order to assess the alignment of … Continue reading

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BMH adding new radiation oncology equipment

By Erik Assarsson, MD, System Chief, Radiation Oncology; Linna Li, MD, Radiation Oncologist; and Lynne Quinn, Director, Radiation Oncology   As part of our commitment to the Main Line Health community and our collaborative approach to cancer care, the Main … Continue reading

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MLH participates in largest brain amyloid scan research study

  By Ashima Lall, MD, MBA, System Chief of Performance Improvement and Lead Radiologist for IDEAS Study at MLH, and Emma L. Simpson, MD, System Chair of Radiology   Paoli Hospital and Founders Building on the Bryn Mawr Hospital campus … Continue reading

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At BMH: Interventional Radiology Meds in MAK

  Submitted by Debra Laumer, director, Clinical Informatics, and Kelly Ann Zazyczny, nurse manager, BMH Interventional Radiology, Pediatrics, and IV Team   Effective May 10, 2016, the Bryn Mawr Hospital Interventional Radiology Unit patients will have medications documented in the … Continue reading

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Dr. Picard succeeds Dr. Stassi as Barbara Brodsky Comprehensive Breast Center Imaging Director

  Submitted by Emma Simpson, MD, System chair of Radiology, MLH, and Tom Frazier, MD FACS, medical director of the Barbara Brodsky Comprehensive Breast Center   We are pleased to announce that Alicia Picard, MD, will assume the role of … Continue reading

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September Spotlight – Radiology: Lung Cancer Screening – Radiology’s Role

  Submitted by William M. Merenich, MD, Radiology Campus Chief, Riddle Hospital   Lung Cancer screening, using low dose CT, has been demonstrated to reduce lung cancer mortality by 20% and all cause mortality by 6.7% (1).   Implementation of … Continue reading

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September Spotlight — Radiology: Microwave ablation of liver lesions

  Submitted by Vikram Dravid, MD, FACR, Interventional Radiology   Diffuse neoplastic involvement of the liver has various treatment options including chemotherapy and interventional procedures such as chemoembolization and Y90 embolization. More focal disease may be better addressed using percutaneous … Continue reading

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September Spotlight — Radiology: Selective Internal Radiation Therapy (SIRT): Advanced Treatments for Patients with Hepatocellular Carcinoma and Metastatic Colorectal Carcinoma

  Submitted by Peter Villas, MD. PhD, Interventional Radiology, Main Line Health System. Selective Internal Radiation Therapy (SIRT) is a treatment for primary liver cancers or certain tumors that have spread to the liver such as colon cancer.  The treatment … Continue reading

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Obituary: Richard P. Cancelmo, MD

  Submitted by Brian Sherman, Medical Affairs We regret to inform you that Bryn Mawr Hospital Emeritus staff member Richard P. Cancelmo, MD, passed away on March 9, 2015 at The Bryn Mawr Hospital. He was 85. This office received … Continue reading

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3D Mammography now available to Main Line Health patients

The latest technology in breast mammography, Digital Breast Tomosynthesis (also known as 3D Mammography), is now available to patients at each of the Main Line Health Breast Centers at Lankenau Medical Center, Bryn Mawr Hospital, Paoli Hospital and Riddle Hospital. … Continue reading

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