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Olaguoke Akinwande, MD

Assistant Professor, Radiology
Division of Interventional Radiology
Assistant Professor, Surgery

Specialty Areas

Board Certifications

Radiology

Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish Hospital
St. Louis Children's Hospital

Areas of Clinical Interest

Interventional oncology, hepatobilliary intervention, transplant interventions, uterine fibroid embolization, dialysis intervention, venous intervention.

  • Location(s)
  • Education
  • Publication & Research

Location(s)

Location(s)

Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology

510 South Kingshighway Boulevard
St. Louis, MO 63110

Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital Campus
Imaging Center

969 N. Mason Road
Creve Coeur, MO 63141

Center for Advanced Medicine - South County

5201 Midamerica Plaza
St. Louis, MO 63129

Education

Education

Post Doctoral Fellowship, Interventional Radiology: The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD 2016
Fellowship, Interventional Radiology: University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA 2015
Residency, Diagnostic Radiology: University of Louisville Hospital, Louisville, KY 2014
Medical Degree: Ross University School of Medicine, Portsmouth, Dominica 2009

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Propensity-matched comparison of transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt placement techniques: Intracardiac echocardiography (ICE) versus fluoroscopic guidance.
Ramaswamy RS, Charalel R, Guevara CJ, Tiwari T, Akinwande O, Kim SK, Salter A, Darcy M, Malone CD
Clin Imaging. 2019 May 11; 5740-44. doi: 10.1016/j.clinimag.2019.04.015.

PMID:
    31103908
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Factors influencing selection of an interventional radiology training program.
Ramaswamy RS, Fung D, Tiwari T, Foltz G, Akinwande O, Mokkarala M, Kim S, Malone C
Clin Imaging. 2019 May 11; 5730-34. doi: 10.1016/j.clinimag.2019.05.001.

PMID:
    31102780
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Cryoablation of low-flow vascular malformations.
Ramaswamy RS, Tiwari T, Darcy MD, Kim SK, Akinwande O, Dasgupta N, Guevara CJ
Diagn Interv Radiol. 2019 May; 25(3)225-230. doi: 10.5152/dir.2019.18278.

PMID:
    31063139
    [PubMed - in process]
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Using principal component analysis for the prediction of tumor response to transarterial chemoembolization.
Miller JP, Ramaswamy R, Akinwande O
Abdom Radiol (NY). 2019 Apr 19; doi: 10.1007/s00261-019-01982-9.

PMID:
    31004201
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Bariatric Embolization of Arteries for the Treatment of Obesity (BEAT Obesity) Trial: Results at 1 Year.
Weiss CR, Abiola GO, Fischman AM, Cheskin LJ, Vairavamurthy J, Holly BP, Akinwande O, Nwoke F, Paudel K, Belmustakov S, Hong K, Patel RS, Shin EJ, Steele KE, Moran TH, Thompson RE, Dunklin T, Ziessman H, Kraitchman DL, Arepally A
Radiology. 2019 Apr 2; 182354. doi: 10.1148/radiol.2019182354.

PMID:
    30938624
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Embolization of a congenital arteriovenous malformation arising off the internal mammary artery.
Majumdar S, Tiwari T, Akinwande O, Ramaswamy RS
Clin Imaging. 2019 Mar - Apr; 5412-14. doi: 10.1016/j.clinimag.2018.11.004.

PMID:
    30476678
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Radiofrequency Ablation <i>vs</i>. Cryoablation for Localized Hepatocellular Carcinoma: A Propensity-matched Population Study.
Xu J, Noda C, Erickson A, Mokkarala M, Charalel R, Ramaswamy R, Tao YU, Akinwande O
Anticancer Res. 2018 Nov; 38(11)6381-6386. doi: 10.21873/anticanres.12997.

PMID:
    30396961
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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SEER study of ablation versus partial nephrectomy in cT1A renal cell carcinoma.
Zhou M, Mills A, Noda C, Ramaswamy R, Akinwande O
Future Oncol. 2018 Jul; 14(17)1711-1719. doi: 10.2217/fon-2017-0678.

PMID:
    29939095
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Acute Lower Extremity Deep Venous Thrombosis: The Data, Where We Are, and How It Is Done.
Ramaswamy RS, Akinwande O, Giardina JD, Kavali PK, Marks CG
Tech Vasc Interv Radiol. 2018 Jun; 21(2)105-112. doi: 10.1053/j.tvir.2018.03.006.

PMID:
    29784118
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Analysis of weight changes after left gastric artery embolization in a cancer-naive population.
Kim DJ, Raman HS, Salter A, Ramaswamy R, Gunn AJ, Weiss CR, Akinwande O
Diagn Interv Radiol. 2018 Mar-Apr; 24(2)94-97. doi: 10.5152/dir.2018.17412.

PMID:
    29757147
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Liver-dominant Breast Cancer Metastasis: A Comparative Outcomes Study of Chemoembolization <i>Versus</i> Radioembolization.
Chang J, Charalel R, Noda C, Ramaswamy R, Kim SK, Darcy M, Foltz G, Akinwande O
Anticancer Res. 2018 May; 38(5)3063-3068.

PMID:
    29715141
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Survival comparison of hepatocellular carcinoma patients treated with radioembolization versus nonoperative/interventional treatment.
Thayer D, Noda C, Charalel R, Mills A, Chang R, Tao Y, Akinwande O
J Comp Eff Res. 2018 Apr; 7(4)343-356. doi: 10.2217/cer-2017-0064.

PMID:
    29553286
    [PubMed - in process]
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Thermal ablation versus surgical resection for localized hepatocellular carcinoma: a population study using the SEER database.
Mills A, Thayer D, Noda C, Salter A, Tao Y, Xing M, Martin R, Ramaswamy R, Akinwande O
Future Oncol. 2018 Mar; 14(7)631-645. doi: 10.2217/fon-2017-0447.

PMID:
    29517284
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Endovascular Management of SVC Syndrome due to Fibrosing Mediastinitis-A Feasibility and Safety Analysis.
Majumdar S, Shoela R, Kim DJ, Ramaswamy R, Mani N, Salter A, Akinwande O
Vasc Endovascular Surg. 2018 Apr; 52(3)202-206. doi: 10.1177/1538574418757401.

PMID:
    29433409
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Modified Balloon-Occluded Retrograde Transvenous Obliteration (BRTO) Techniques for the Treatment of Gastric Varices: Vascular Plug-Assisted Retrograde Transvenous Obliteration (PARTO)/Coil-Assisted Retrograde Transvenous Obliteration (CARTO)/Balloon-Occluded Antegrade Transvenous Obliteration (BATO).
Kim DJ, Darcy MD, Mani NB, Park AW, Akinwande O, Ramaswamy RS, Kim SK
Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol. 2018 Jun; 41(6)835-847. doi: 10.1007/s00270-018-1896-1.

PMID:
    29417267
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Renal Embolization: Current Recommendations and Rationale for Clinical Practice.
Ramaswamy RS, Akinwande O, Tiwari T
Curr Urol Rep. 2018 Feb 5; 19(3)5. doi: 10.1007/s11934-018-0756-5.

PMID:
    29399726
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Denali, Tulip, and Option Inferior Vena Cava Filter Retrieval: A Single Center Experience.
Ramaswamy RS, Jun E, van Beek D, Mani N, Salter A, Kim SK, Akinwande O
Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol. 2018 Apr; 41(4)572-577. doi: 10.1007/s00270-017-1866-z.

PMID:
    29260304
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Hepatic intra-arterial injection of irinotecan drug eluting beads (DEBIRI) for patients with unresectable colorectal liver metastases: A systematic review.
Akinwande O, Dendy M, Ludwig JM, Kim HS
Surg Oncol. 2017 Sep; 26(3)268-275. doi: 10.1016/j.suronc.2017.05.003.

PMID:
    28807246
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Chemoembolization versus radioembolization for the treatment of unresectable intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma in a single institution image-based efficacy and comparative toxicity.
Akinwande O, Shah V, Mills A, Noda C, Weiner E, Foltz G, Saad N
Hepat Oncol. 2017 Jul; 4(3)75-81. doi: 10.2217/hep-2017-0005.

PMID:
    30191056
    [PubMed]
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Clinical Safety of Bariatric Arterial Embolization: Preliminary Results of the BEAT Obesity Trial.
Weiss CR, Akinwande O, Paudel K, Cheskin LJ, Holly B, Hong K, Fischman AM, Patel RS, Shin EJ, Steele KE, Moran TH, Kaiser K, Park A, Shade DM, Kraitchman DL, Arepally A
Radiology. 2017 May; 283(2)598-608. doi: 10.1148/radiol.2016160914.

PMID:
    28195823
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Areas of Research Interest

Interventional oncology, bariatric embolization.