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Akash P Kansagra, MD, MS

Assistant Professor, Radiology
Division of Diagnostic Radiology
Neuroradiology Section
Assistant Professor, Neurological Surgery

Specialty Areas

Cerebrovascular Disease
Interventional Radiology
Endovascular Neurointerventional Surgery (ENS)
Brain Aneurysms
Brain Arteriovenous Malformations (AVMs)
Carotid Disease
Neuroradiology

Board Certifications

Diagnostic Radiology

Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish Hospital
St. Louis Children's Hospital

Areas of Clinical Interest

Interventional neuroradiology, neurointerventional surgery, endovascular neurointerventional surgery (ENS), neuroradiology, neurovascular disorders, cerebrovascular disease, cerebrovascular disease (extracranial), stroke, aneurysms, aneurysms and vascular malformations, arteriovenous malformations, brain aneurysms, brain arteriovenous malformations, dural arteriovenous fistulas, carotid disease, carotid stenosis, venous sinus thrombosis, angioplasty and stenting, coil embolization, flow diversion, epistaxis, endovascular surgery and treatment.

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  • Education
  • Publication & Research
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Location(s)

Location(s)

Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology

510 South Kingshighway Boulevard
St. Louis, MO 63110

Office Phone: 314-362-5950
Fax: 314-362-4886

Education

Education

Fellowship, Endovascular Surgical Neuroradiology: Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO 2016
Fellowship, Neuroradiology: Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO 2015
Residency, Radiology: University of California, San Francisco, CA 2014
Medical Degree: University of California, San Diego 2009
Master of Science, Physics: University of California, Irvine, CA 2005
BS, Physics: Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA 2004

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Collateral Effect of Covid-19 on Stroke Evaluation in the United States.
Kansagra AP, Goyal MS, Hamilton S, Albers GW
N Engl J Med. 2020 May 8; doi: 10.1056/NEJMc2014816.

PMID:
    32383831
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Strategies to reduce the impact of demand for concurrent endovascular thrombectomy.
Dalsania AK, Kansagra AP
J Neurointerv Surg. 2020 Mar 18; pii: neurintsurg-2020-015826. doi: 10.1136/neurintsurg-2020-015826.

PMID:
    32188761
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Blood Pressure Goals and Clinical Outcomes after Successful Endovascular Therapy: A Multicenter Study.
Anadani M, Arthur AS, Tsivgoulis G, Simpson KN, Alawieh A, Orabi Y, Goyal N, Alexandrov AV, Maier IL, Psychogios MN, Liman J, Brinton D, Swisher CB, Shah S, Inamullah O, Keyrouz S, Kansagra AP, Allen M, Giles JA, Wolfe SQ, Fargen KM, Gory B, De Marini P, Kan P, Nascimento FA, Almallouhi E, Petersen N, Kodali S, Rahman S, Richard S, Spiotta AM
Ann Neurol. 2020 Jun; 87(6)830-839. doi: 10.1002/ana.25716.

PMID:
    32187711
    [PubMed - in process]
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Cerebrovascular Complications of Pediatric Blunt Trauma.
Galardi MM, Strahle JM, Skidmore A, Kansagra AP, Guilliams KP
Pediatr Neurol. 2020 Jan 11; pii: S0887-8994(19)30999-3. doi: 10.1016/j.pediatrneurol.2019.12.009.

PMID:
    32111560
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Blood Pressure and Outcome After Mechanical Thrombectomy With Successful Revascularization.
Anadani M, Orabi MY, Alawieh A, Goyal N, Alexandrov AV, Petersen N, Kodali S, Maier IL, Psychogios MN, Swisher CB, Inamullah O, Kansagra AP, Giles JA, Wolfe SQ, Singh J, Gory B, De Marini P, Kan P, Nascimento FA, Freire LI, Pandhi A, Mitchell H, Kim JT, Fargen KM, Al Kasab S, Liman J, Rahman S, Allen M, Richard S, Spiotta AM
Stroke. 2019 Sep; 50(9)2448-2454. doi: 10.1161/STROKEAHA.118.024687.

PMID:
    31318633
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Large-Scale Assessment of Scan-Time Variability and Multiple-Procedure Efficiency for Cross-Sectional Neuroradiological Exams in Clinical Practice.
Zhang R, Narra VR, Kansagra AP
J Digit Imaging. 2020 Feb; 33(1)143-150. doi: 10.1007/s10278-019-00252-w.

PMID:
    31292770
    [PubMed - in process]
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Simultaneous patient presentation for endovascular thrombectomy in acute ischemic stroke.
Dalsania AK, Kansagra AP
J Neurointerv Surg. 2019 Dec; 11(12)1201-1204. doi: 10.1136/neurintsurg-2019-014857.

PMID:
    31030186
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Response Letter Regarding "Utility of CT angiography in screening for traumatic cerebrovascular injury".
Orlowski HLP, Kansagra AP, Miller-Thomas MM, Vo KD, Goyal MS
Clin Neurol Neurosurg. 2019 Jun; 18153. doi: 10.1016/j.clineuro.2019.04.001.

PMID:
    30986728
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Endovascular treatment of acute ischaemic stroke under conscious sedation: Predictors of poor outcomes.
Athiraman U, Abdallah AB, Kansagra A, Tempelhoff R
Indian J Anaesth. 2018 Dec; 62(12)951-957. doi: 10.4103/ija.IJA_487_18.

PMID:
    30636796
    [PubMed]
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Pipeline Embolization of Vertebrobasilar Aneurysms-A Multicenter Case Series.
Wallace AN, Madaelil TP, Kamran M, Miller TR, Delgado Almandoz JE, Grossberg JA, Kansagra AP, Gandhi D, Kayan Y, Cawley CM, Moran CJ, Jindal G, CreveCoeur T, Howard BM, Cross DT, Kole MJ, Roy AK, Dion JE, Osbun JW
World Neurosurg. 2019 Jan 3; pii: S1878-8750(18)32939-5. doi: 10.1016/j.wneu.2018.12.116.

PMID:
    30610980
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Effect of routing paradigm on patient centered outcomes in acute ischemic stroke.
Zhou MH, Kansagra AP
J Neurointerv Surg. 2019 Aug; 11(8)762-767. doi: 10.1136/neurintsurg-2018-014537.

PMID:
    30610073
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Treatment of pediatric intracranial aneurysms: case series and meta-analysis.
Yasin JT, Wallace AN, Madaelil TP, Osbun JW, Moran CJ, Cross DT, Limbrick DD, Zipfel GJ, Dacey RG, Kansagra AP
J Neurointerv Surg. 2019 Mar; 11(3)257-264. doi: 10.1136/neurintsurg-2018-014001.

PMID:
    30100557
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Effect of routing paradigm on patient-centered outcomes in acute ischemic stroke.
Zhou MH, Kansagra AP
J Neurointerv Surg. 2019 Mar; 11(3)251-256. doi: 10.1136/neurintsurg-2018-013994.

PMID:
    29970618
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Utility of CT angiography in screening for traumatic cerebrovascular injury.
Orlowski HLP, Kansagra AP, Sipe AL, Miller-Thomas MM, Vo KD, Goyal MS
Clin Neurol Neurosurg. 2018 Sep; 17227-30. doi: 10.1016/j.clineuro.2018.06.001.

PMID:
    29960103
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Deep Learning in Radiology.
McBee MP, Awan OA, Colucci AT, Ghobadi CW, Kadom N, Kansagra AP, Tridandapani S, Auffermann WF
Acad Radiol. 2018 Nov; 25(11)1472-1480. doi: 10.1016/j.acra.2018.02.018.

PMID:
    29606338
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Endovascular Treatment of Posterior Cerebral Artery Aneurysms With Flow Diversion: Case Series and Systematic Review.
Wallace AN, Grossberg JA, Almandoz JED, Kamran M, Roy AK, Kayan Y, Austin MJ, Howard BM, Moran CJ, Cawley CM, Cross DT, Dion JE, Kansagra AP, Osbun JW
Neurosurgery. 2018 Oct 1; 83(4)790-799. doi: 10.1093/neuros/nyx561.

PMID:
    29528441
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Streamlined triage and transfer protocols improve door-to-puncture time for endovascular thrombectomy in acute ischemic stroke.
Kansagra AP, Wallace AN, Curfman DR, McEachern JD, Moran CJ, Cross DT 3rd, Lee JM, Ford AL, Manu SG, Panagos PD, Derdeyn CP
Clin Neurol Neurosurg. 2018 Mar; 16671-75. doi: 10.1016/j.clineuro.2018.01.026.

PMID:
    29408777
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Direct puncture Onyx embolization of a large calvarial metastasis with intracranial extension: Case report.
Zhou MH, Dunn GP, Osbun JW, Cross DT 3rd, Moran CJ, Dacey RG Jr, Kansagra AP
Interv Neuroradiol. 2018 Apr; 24(2)220-224. doi: 10.1177/1591019917740353.

PMID:
    29119877
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Isolated Internal Carotid Artery Thrombus and Cerebral Infarction in a Patient with Necrotizing Pancreatitis: Case Report.
Ludwig DR, Austin MJ, Wallace AN, Kamran M, Kansagra AP, Osbun JW, Cross DT, Moran CJ
J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis. 2018 Jan; 27(1)e1-e4. doi: 10.1016/j.jstrokecerebrovasdis.2017.08.012.

PMID:
    28893576
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Pipeline embolization of posterior communicating artery aneurysms associated with a fetal origin posterior cerebral artery.
Wallace AN, Kayan Y, Austin MJ, Delgado Almandoz JE, Kamran M, Cross DT 3rd, Moran CJ, Osbun JW, Kansagra AP
Clin Neurol Neurosurg. 2017 Sep; 16083-87. doi: 10.1016/j.clineuro.2017.06.014.

PMID:
    28692909
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Areas of Research Interest

Informatics, machine learning and neuroradiology outcomes.