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Giridhar Shivaram, M.D.

Associate Professor
Interventional Radiology, Pediatric Radiology
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Biography

Dr. Shivaram is currently an associate professor in the section of Interventional Radiology in the Department of Radiology at the University of Washington. He also serves as the Section Chief of Pediatric Interventional Radiology at Seattle Children’s Hospital. 

Dr. Shivaram earned an AB at Harvard University in 2000 and his MD from Stanford University in 2007, where he was a Howard Hughes Medical Institute research scholar. He completed general surgery internship at Swedish Medical Center in 2007, radiology residency at the University of Washington Medical Center in 2012, and fellowship in vascular and interventional radiology at Yale-New Haven Hospital in 2013. Dr. Shivaram joined the UW interventional radiology faculty in 2013. 

Dr. Shivaram is board certified in Interventional Radiology/Diagnostic Radiology by the American Board of Radiology. He is an active member of the Society of Interventional Radiology, the Society of Pediatric Interventional Radiology, and the International Society for the Study of Vascular Anomalies.

Dr. Shivaram’s clinical and research interests include pediatric interventions and outcomes, vascular anomalies, and lymphatic interventions.

He has served as the Section Chief of Pediatric Interventional Radiology since 2019.

Recent Publications (via Semantic Scholar)



Initial experience with the Ellipsys Vascular Access System for percutaneous arteriovenous fistula creation in adolescents: A case report
K. Koo, E. Monroe, J. Reis, et al. - Published 2021 - RADIOLOGY CASE REPORTS

Confirmatory radiographs have limited utility following ultrasound-guided tunneled femoral central venous catheter placements by interventional radiology
S. Lewis, J. Chick, K. Koo, et al. - Published 2021 - PEDIATRIC RADIOLOGY

Society of Interventional Radiology Quality Improvement Standards for Percutaneous Nephrostomy in the Pediatric Population.
A. Cahill, A. Annam, K. Baskin, et al. - Published 2021 - JOURNAL OF VASCULAR AND INTERVENTIONAL RADIOLOGY : JVIR

Line days as a determinant of central line-associated bloodstream infections in pediatric patients with tunneled femoral peripherally inserted central catheters
K. Koo, A. Cooper, E. Monroe, et al. - Published 2021 - PEDIATRIC RADIOLOGY

A pull-through operation for perirectal venous malformation
Hira Ahmad, Samuel Hwang, V. Shah, et al. - Published 2021

Computational fluid dynamics modeling aiding surgical planning in a toddler with Parkes Weber syndrome.
J. Peñalver, J. Bennett, Zoe Nelson, et al. - Published 2021 - JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC SURGERY CASE REPORTS

Combined endolymphatic and surgical treatment of a leaking central conducting lymphatic malformation in a neonate
Robert G. Dionisio, K. Koo, E. Tang, et al. - Published 2021 - RADIOLOGY CASE REPORTS

Managing systemic venous occlusions in children
A. Gill, G. Shivaram - Published 2020 - CVIR ENDOVASCULAR

Hepatopulmonary Syndrome in an Adolescent With Insidious Hypoxia and Small Intrahepatic Portal Venous Shunts: Posttransplant Benefit From Sildenafil
V. Slowik, Amber Hildreth, M. Pacheco, et al. - Published 2020 - PEDIATRIC AND DEVELOPMENTAL PATHOLOGY : THE OFFICIAL JOURNAL OF THE SOCIETY FOR PEDIATRIC PATHOLOGY AND THE PAEDIATRIC PATHOLOGY SOCIETY

Intrahepatic veno-venous collateralization and misrepresentative hepatic venous pressure gradients in children
E. Monroe, Whitney Shofner Michalsky, K. Koo, et al. - Published 2020 - PEDIATRIC RADIOLOGY