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Giridhar M. Shivaram, MD

Giridhar M. Shivaram, MD

Radiology

On staff since August 2013

Academic Title: Acting Assistant Professor

Research Center: Center for Clinical and Translational Research

Giri Shivaram MD is an assistant professor of radiology in the interventional radiology sections at Seattle Children's Hospital and the University of Washington Medical Center.

Dr. Shivaram received his medical degree from Stanford University, where he was awarded a Howard Hughes Medical Institute research fellowship. Following medical school, he completed internship in general surgery at Swedish Medical Center in Seattle followed by residency in radiology at the University of Washington Medical Center. He then went to Yale-New Haven Hospital at the Yale School of Medicine, where he completed fellowship training in vascular and interventional radiology. He is thrilled to be back at Seattle Children's Hospital and the University of Washington. Outside of the hospital, Dr. Shivaram enjoys biking, swimming, and spending time with his wife and young daughter.

Overview

Board Certification(s)

Radiology - General

Medical/Professional School

Stanford University , Stanford

Residency

Radiology, University of Washington, Seattle

Fellowship

Interventional Radiology, Yale University, New Haven
Orthopedic Surgery, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Chevy Chase

Clinical Interests

Angiography, embolization, angioplasty, stenting, vascular malformations, hepatobiliary interventions, venous access procedures, biopsy, joint injections

Awards and Honors

Award Name Award Description Awarded By Award Date
Medical Student Research Fellowship Howard Hughes Medical Institute 2003 - 2004

Publications

  • Padia SA, Shivaram G, Bastawrous S, Bhargava P, Vo NJ, Vaidya S, Valji K, Harris WP, Hippe DS, Kogut MJ
    Safety and efficacy of drug-eluting bead chemoembolization for hepatocellular carcinoma: comparison of small-versus medium-size particles.
    Journal of vascular and interventional radiology : JVIR , 2013 Mar. : 24(3)301-6
  • Vo NJ, Shivaram G, Andrews RT, Vaidya S, Healey PJ, Horslen SP
    Midterm follow-up of transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunts using polytetrafluoroethylene endografts in children.
    Journal of vascular and interventional radiology : JVIR , 2012 July : 23(7)919-24
  • Shivaram GM, Kim CH, Batra NN, Yang W, Harris SE, Jacobs CR
    Novel early response genes in osteoblasts exposed to dynamic fluid flow.
    Philosophical transactions. Series A, Mathematical, physical, and engineering sciences , 2010 Feb. 13 : 368(1912)605-16
  • Pugliese M, Shivaram G, Rogers J, Haseley D, Buchanan C
    PET-CT imaging in the initial management of high-risk breast cancer patients: who did it help?
    The breast journal , 2009 Sept. : 15(5)554-6
  • Shivaram GM, Pai RK, Ireland KB, Stevens KJ
    Temporal progression of skeletal cystic angiomatosis.
    Skeletal radiology , 2007 Dec. : 36(12)1199-204
  • Malone AM, Batra NN, Shivaram G, Kwon RY, You L, Kim CH, Rodriguez J, Jair K, Jacobs CR
    The role of actin cytoskeleton in oscillatory fluid flow-induced signaling in MC3T3-E1 osteoblasts.
    American journal of physiology. Cell physiology , 2007 May : 292(5)C1830-6
  • Lam TT, Paniagua R, Shivaram G, Schuurman HJ, Borie DC, Morris RE
    Anti-non-Gal porcine endothelial cell antibodies in acute humoral xenograft rejection of hDAF-transgenic porcine hearts in cynomolgus monkeys.
    Xenotransplantation , 2004 Nov. : 11(6)531-5