William Romano, MD

Board Certification:

American Board of Radiology with CAQ in V/IR
Fellow, Royal College of Physicians of Canada

Fellowship:

Vascular/Interventional Radiology
Western Pennsylvania Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA

Residency:

University of Western Ontario
London, Ontario, Canada

Internship:

Ottawa Civic Hospital
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Medical School:

University of Western Ontario
London, Ontario, Canada

Specialty:

Chemoembolization
CT Guided Biopsies
Fluoroscopy
Interventional Oncology
Interventional Radiology
Kyphoplasty
Laser Ablation of Varicose Veins
MRI/MRA Body
Radiofrequency Ablation
Stereotactic Breast Intervention
Treatment of Deep Venous Thrombosis
Treatment of Peripheral Vascular Disease
Treatment of Vascular Malformations
Ultrasound Guided Biopsies
Uterine Fibroid Embolization
Venous Access Device Placement
Vertebroplasty

Interests:

Vascular Plug Occlusion
Drug Eluding Stents
Carbon Dioxide Contrast
Cutting Balloons
Embolization
Aortic Aneurysm Repair
Arterial CTO Repair
Cryoablation
Microwave Ablation
Sclerotherapy
Varicocele Treatment
Pelvic Congestion Treatment
Angiography
Angioplasty
Treatment of Peripheral Vascular Disease
Arterial Thrombolysis
Aneurysm Endoleak Repair
Vena Cava Filter Placement and Retrieval Embolization
Cerebral Angiography
Carotid Stenting
Ascites and Pleural Fluid Treatment
TIPS
Gastrostomy
Biliary Drainage/Stenting
Nephrostomy
Vascular Screening and Women’s Health

Locations:

Vascular and Interventional Physicians
Cancer Treatment Center of America
John C Lincoln – Deer Valley
John C Lincoln – North Mountain

Biography:

  • HOUR Detroit Magazine: Top Doctor, 2005
  • Weintraub, J.L, Sampaleanu, D.M., Romano, W.J., Kirsch, M.J., Madrazo, B.L., Uterine Fibroid Embolization: Ultrasound and Angiographic Findings, RSNA, Chicago, November 1999 – Cum Laude Award.

Research:

  • The Fibroid Registry for Outcomes Data (FIBROID) for Uterine Embolization
    Principle Investigator at site: (W. Romano)

    2000-2002

  • Percutaneous Reduction of Ureterosciatic Hernia
    Weintraub, JL, Pappas, GM, Romano, WJ, et al

    AJR, 175:181-182, 2000

  • Uterine Artery Embolization: Ultrasound Imaging Findings
    Weintraub, JL, Romano, WJ, Kirsch, MJ, et al

    J Ultrasound Med, 21:633-637, 2002

  • Treatment of Occluded Central Venous Catheters With Alteplase: Results in 1,064 Patients
    Semba, CP, Deitcher, SR, et al for the COOL Investigators (W. Romano)

    JVIR, 13:1199-1206, 2002

  • Safety and Efficacy of Alteplase For Restoring Function in Occluded Central Venous Catheters: Results of the Cardiovascular Thrombolytic to Open Occluded Lines Trial
    Deitcher, SR, Fesen, MR et al for the COOL-2 Investigators (W. Romano)

    Journal of Clin Onc, 20:317-324, 2002

  • Gastrointestinal Complications Following Infrarenal Endovascular Aneurysm Repair, Vascular & Endovascular Surgery
    Malinzak, LE, Long, GW, Bove, PG, Brown, OW, Romano, WJ, et al

    38, #2:137-142, 2004

  • Peritoneal Ports for Treatment of Intractable Ascites
    Savin, MA, Kirsch, MJ, Romano, WJ, et al

    JVIR, 16:363-368, 2005

  • Prospective Data Collection of a New Procedure by a Specialty Society, The FIBROID Registry
    Myers, ER, Goodwin, S, Landow, W, et al for the FIBROID Investigators (W. Romano)

    Obs & Gyn, 106:44-51, 2005

  • EKOS Trial for U/S Assisted thrombolysis of Lower Extremity DVT and PAO
    Principal Investigator: (W. Romano)

    2007-2009