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Amar Swarnkar, MD

CURRENT APPOINTMENTS

Professor of Radiology
Professor of Neurology
Professor of Neurosurgery

SPECIALTIES

Cardiovascular/Interventional Radiology
Computed Tomography
Diagnostic Radiology
Endovascular Surgical Neuroradiology
Neuroradiology
Radiology

LANGUAGES

English
Hindi

PATIENT TYPE

Adults and Children

CLINICAL INTERESTS AND APPROACH TO CARE

Interventional Neuroradiology, endovascular treatment of brain aneurysms, vascular disorders of head, neck, and spine, acute stroke treatment, functional MRI

CLINICAL TRIALS

DELTA: Does Embolization with Larger coils lead to better Treatment of Aneurysms trial
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Low-Profile Visualized Intraluminal Support Device (LVIS and LVIS Jr.): A Humanitarian Use Device (HUD Designation # 09-0222) for the treatment of unruptured, wide neck aneurysms
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DISEASES & CONDITIONS TREATED

Brain Aneurysm
Carotid Artery Aneurysm

TREATMENTS / SERVICES

Angiography
Cardiac Computed Tomography
Carotid Angiography and Stenting
Carotid Artery Aneurysm Surgery
Cerebral Angiography
Computed Tomography (CT) Scan
Epidural/Caudal
Fine Needle Aspiration
Functional MR Imaging
Joint Aspiration
Kyphoplasty/Vertebroplasty
Lumbar Puncture
MR Imaging
Sclerotherapy
Surgery for Carotid Artery Aneurysm
Tissue Plasminogen Activator Treatment (TPA )
Wada Test
X-Ray

CLINICAL LOCATIONS

Upstate University Hospital - Downtown Campus
750 East Adams Street
Syracuse, NY 13210
315-464-7437
Upstate Cancer Center
750 East Adams Street
Syracuse, NY 13210
315-464-4470
Upstate University Hospital - Downtown Campus
750 East Adams Street
Syracuse, NY 13210
315-464-8668

CLINICAL SECTION AFFILIATIONS

Radiology
Neuroradiology
Upstate Cancer Center
Radiology
Upstate Comprehensive Stroke Center
Neuro-interventional/Radiology
Women's Health Network
Women's Imaging and Radiology

CURRENT HOSPITAL PRIVILEGES

Upstate University Hospital

CAMPUSES

Downtown
Community