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Suresh Vedantham, MD

Professor, Radiology
Division of Diagnostic Radiology
Interventional Radiology Section
Professor, Surgery

Specialty Areas

Interventional Radiology
Radiology
Pediatric Interventional Radiology

Board Certifications

Vascular and Interventional Radiology
Radiology

Hospital Affiliations

St. Louis Children's Hospital
Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Areas of Clinical Interest

Venous disease including deep vein thrombosis (DVT),post-thrombotic syndrome, laser ablation of varicose veins, thrombolysis, mechanical thrombectomy, and stents;  interventional radiology

  • Location(s)
  • Education
  • Publication & Research

Location(s)

Location(s)

Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology

510 South Kingshighway Boulevard
St. Louis, MO 63110

Floor: Floor 6
Office Phone: 314-362-3371
Fax: 314-747-1944

Center for Advanced Medicine

4921 Parkview Place
St. Louis, MO 63110

Suite: F
Floor: 3
Office Phone: 314-362-3371
Fax: 314-747-1944

Education

Education

Fellowship: Interventional Radiology, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, California 1998
Residency: Diagnostic Radiology, University of California, Los Angeles Medical Center, Los Angeles, California 1997
Medical School: Pritzker School of Medicine, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 1992
B.A.: Biochemistry, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois 1988

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Catheter-Based Therapies and Other Management Strategies for Deep Vein Thrombosis and Post-Thrombotic Syndrome.
Thukral S, Vedantham S
J Clin Med. 2020 May 12; 9(5)pii: E1439. doi: 10.3390/jcm9051439.

PMID:
    32408611
    [PubMed]
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Cone-beam breast computed tomography using ultra-fast image reconstruction with constrained, total-variation minimization for suppression of artifacts.
Tseng HW, Vedantham S, Karellas A
Phys Med. 2020 May; 73117-124. doi: 10.1016/j.ejmp.2020.04.020.

PMID:
    32361156
    [PubMed - in process]
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Dedicated cone-beam breast CT using laterally-shifted detector geometry: Quantitative analysis of feasibility for clinical translation.
Vedantham S, Tseng HW, Konate S, Shi L, Karellas A
J Xray Sci Technol. 2020; 28(3)405-426. doi: 10.3233/XST-200651.

PMID:
    32333575
    [PubMed - in process]
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External validation of the SOX-PTS score in a prospective multicenter trial of patients with proximal deep vein thrombosis.
Rabinovich A, Gu CS, Vedantham S, Kearon C, Goldhaber SZ, Gornik HL, Kahn SR, ATTRACT Trial Investigators.
J Thromb Haemost. 2020 Jun; 18(6)1381-1389. doi: 10.1111/jth.14791.

PMID:
    32145144
    [PubMed - in process]
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Joint optimization of collimator and reconstruction parameters in x-ray fluorescence computed tomography using analytical point spread function and model observer.
Tseng HW, Vedantham S, Cho SH, Karellas A
IEEE Trans Biomed Eng. 2019 Dec 30; doi: 10.1109/TBME.2019.2963040.

PMID:
    31899411
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Quality of life after pharmacomechanical catheter-directed thrombolysis for proximal deep venous thrombosis.
Kahn SR, Julian JA, Kearon C, Gu CS, Cohen DJ, Magnuson EA, Comerota AJ, Goldhaber SZ, Jaff MR, Razavi MK, Kindzelski AL, Schneider JR, Kim P, Chaer R, Sista AK, McLafferty RB, Kaufman JA, Wible BC, Blinder M, Vedantham S, ATTRACT Trial Investigators.
J Vasc Surg Venous Lymphat Disord. 2020 Jan; 8(1)8-23.e18. doi: 10.1016/j.jvsv.2019.03.023.

PMID:
    31843251
    [PubMed - in process]
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Positive Predictive Value of Tomosynthesis-guided Biopsies of Architectural Distortions Seen on Digital Breast Tomosynthesis and without an Ultrasound Correlate.
Vijayaraghavan GR, Newburg A, Vedantham S
J Clin Imaging Sci. 2019; 953. doi: 10.25259/JCIS_134_2019.

PMID:
    31819830
    [PubMed]
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Using it wisely: catheter-directed thrombolysis for deep vein thrombosis.
Vedantham S
Lancet Haematol. 2020 Jan; 7(1)e6-e7. doi: 10.1016/S2352-3026(19)30205-4.

PMID:
    31786085
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Comparison of magnetic resonance defecography grading with POP-Q staging and Baden-Walker grading in the evaluation of female pelvic organ prolapse.
Pollock GR, Twiss CO, Chartier S, Vedantham S, Funk J, Arif Tiwari H
Abdom Radiol (NY). 2019 Nov 12; doi: 10.1007/s00261-019-02313-8.

PMID:
    31720767
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Response to Gwozdz and colleagues.
Weinberg I, Jaff MR, Vedantham S
Vasc Med. 2020 Feb; 25(1)90-91. doi: 10.1177/1358863X19882743.

PMID:
    31686602
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Cost-Effectiveness of Pharmacomechanical Catheter-Directed Thrombolysis Versus Standard Anticoagulation in Patients With Proximal Deep Vein Thrombosis: Results From the ATTRACT Trial.
Magnuson EA, Chinnakondepalli K, Vilain K, Kearon C, Julian JA, Kahn SR, Goldhaber SZ, Jaff MR, Kindzelski AL, Herman K, Brady PS, Sharma K, Black CM, Vedantham S, Cohen DJ
Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes. 2019 Oct; 12(10)e005659. doi: 10.1161/CIRCOUTCOMES.119.005659.

PMID:
    31592728
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Abbreviated MRI of the foot in patients with suspected osteomyelitis.
Kotecha HM, Lo HS, Vedantham S, Shin H, Cerniglia CA
Emerg Radiol. 2020 Feb; 27(1)9-16. doi: 10.1007/s10140-019-01722-y.

PMID:
    31463805
    [PubMed - in process]
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Relationships between the use of pharmacomechanical catheter-directed thrombolysis, sonographic findings, and clinical outcomes in patients with acute proximal DVT: Results from the ATTRACT Multicenter Randomized Trial.
Weinberg I, Vedantham S, Salter A, Hadley G, Al-Hammadi N, Kearon C, Julian JA, Razavi MK, Gornik HL, Goldhaber SZ, Comerota AJ, Kindzelski AL, Schainfeld RM, Angle JF, Misra S, Schor JA, Hurst D, Jaff MR, ATTRACT Trial Investigators.
Vasc Med. 2019 Oct; 24(5)442-451. doi: 10.1177/1358863X19862043.

PMID:
    31354089
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Insulin Treatment Forces Arteriogenesis in Diabetes Mellitus by Upregulation of the Early Growth Response-1 (Egr-1) Pathway in Mice.
Thulasingam S, Krishnasamy S, Raj C D, Lasch M, Vedantham S, Deindl E
Int J Mol Sci. 2019 Jul 5; 20(13)pii: E3320. doi: 10.3390/ijms20133320.

PMID:
    31284541
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Role of VEGF<sub>165b</sub>/VEGF<sub>TOTAL</sub> ratio in gestational diabetes mellitus.
Krishnasamy S, Ravi V, Rajaraman B, Kumar Thulasingam S, Dhevasena CS, Pathak A, Swaminathan K, Sundaresan M, Ayyappa KA, Arunkumar G, Kuppan G, Ramadas N, Vedantham S
Gynecol Endocrinol. 2019 Sep; 35(9)811-814. doi: 10.1080/09513590.2019.1595576.

PMID:
    30964350
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Methylglyoxal - An emerging biomarker for diabetes mellitus diagnosis and its detection methods.
Ramachandra Bhat L, Vedantham S, Krishnan UM, Rayappan JBB
Biosens Bioelectron. 2019 May 15; 133107-124. doi: 10.1016/j.bios.2019.03.010.

PMID:
    30921627
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Investigation of transmission computed tomography (CT) image quality and x-ray dose achievable from an experimental dual-mode benchtop x-ray fluorescence CT and transmission CT system.
Deng L, Yasar S, Ahmed MF, Jayarathna S, Feng P, Wei B, Vedantham S, Karellas A, Cho SH
J Xray Sci Technol. 2019; 27(3)431-442. doi: 10.3233/XST-180457.

PMID:
    30909268
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Hyperglycaemia cause vascular inflammation through advanced glycation end products/early growth response-1 axis in gestational diabetes mellitus.
Rajaraman B, Ramadas N, Krishnasamy S, Ravi V, Pathak A, Devasena CS, Swaminathan K, Ganeshprasad A, Kuppuswamy AA, Vedantham S
Mol Cell Biochem. 2019 Jun; 456(1-2)179-190. doi: 10.1007/s11010-019-03503-0.

PMID:
    30767098
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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First-Line Diagnostic Evaluation with MRI of Children Suspected of Having Acute Appendicitis.
Mushtaq R, Desoky SM, Morello F, Gilbertson-Dahdal D, Gopalakrishnan G, Leetch A, Vedantham S, Kalb B, Martin DR, Udayasankar UK
Radiology. 2019 Apr; 291(1)170-177. doi: 10.1148/radiol.2019181959.

PMID:
    30747595
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Pharmacomechanical Catheter-Directed Thrombolysis in Acute Femoral-Popliteal Deep Vein Thrombosis: Analysis from a Stratified Randomized Trial.
Kearon C, Gu CS, Julian JA, Goldhaber SZ, Comerota AJ, Gornik HL, Murphy TP, Lewis L, Kahn SR, Kindzelski AL, Slater D, Geary R, Winokur R, Natarajan K, Dietzek A, Leung DA, Kim S, Vedantham S
Thromb Haemost. 2019 Apr; 119(4)633-644. doi: 10.1055/s-0039-1677795.

PMID:
    30699446
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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