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    Patient Care

    Physicians who excel at performing safer minimally invasive image-guided procedures with less pain and a shorter recovery time when compared with conventional surgery.

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    Innovation to improve the minimally invasive techniques that positively impact the lives of our patients.

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    Advanced minimally invasive surgical procedures performed in state-of-the-art facilities.

Vascular/Interventional Radiology Fellowship Program

Amazing year allowing for plenty of autonomy, great exposure to high complexity cases, and tons of vascular work. – Dr. Daniel Do, Fellow 2013-14

 This fellowship covers the full breadth of interventional radiology with substantial case volume in a relaxed, collegial environment. It is excellent preparation for a career in academics or private practice. - Dr. Luke Wilkins, Fellow 2012-13

The Interventional Radiology Division offers four positions per year in its ACGME approved fellowship program. The section, which is staffed by five faculty members, performs procedures on about 6000 patients per year. Our Heart and Vascular center features four state-of-the-art Siemens angiographic suites with the latest in CT technology, including a dual-source CT scanner capable of performing high resolution volumetric imaging for vascular imaging and cardiac imaging. 

Great training covering the breadth of body IR in a friendly environment.  Also, Charleston is a great place to spend a year. 
- Dr. Benjamin Henderson, Fellow 2012-2013

Our 2016/2017 Fellows are Dr. Laura Barnes, Dr. Kurtis Mauer, Dr. Rachel Nelson, and Dr. Robert Whittaker. To learn more about our present and past fellows, click here.

To apply for our fellowship program, use ERAS at: 

Questions? Contact Sandra Stringer, Fellowship Coordinator, MUSC Hospital Interventional Radiology, 25 Courtenay Dr., MSC 226, Charleston, SC  29425.  Phone: (843) 876-5556.  E-mail:

The fellowship offers great case variety covering the spectrum of interventional radiology. Faculty are all excellent teachers and even better to work with on a daily basis.  This is a great year whether you are looking for a career in academics or private practice. - Dr. Elliott Mueller, Fellow 2011-12

Great all around experience.  A fellowship which is well rounded with arterial, venous access, PTC, PCNs & chemoembolization,  as well as EVLT and UFEs. - Dr. Jeanne Stryker, Fellow 2010-2011

A wonderful opportunity to train with great interventional radiologists in a top hospital.
- Dr. Vanessa Silvino, Fellow 2010-2011

Not just a great learning experience but a great way to spend  a year of your life. I'm eternally indebted to the excellent group of attendings and staff.  You can't help  but but be prepared for your own IR practice. - Dr. Michael Muhlert, Fellow 2009-2010

Excellent year!! While working with nice staff and very experienced  attendings, you get to do a great mix of cases.  On your free time, Charleston is the best place to be!  - Dr. Manuel Fortes, Fellow 2009-2010

Information for Current Fellows






Division Director

Dr. Irshad

Marcelo Guimaraes, MD, FSIR
Director, Vascular & Interventional Radiology