Gloria Hwang, MD

Interventional radiologist

Clinical Assistant Professor, Radiology

Interventional Radiology

  • 875 Blake Wilbur Drive
  • Palo Alto, CA 94304
  • Phone: 650-724-7362
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Professional Education

Fellowship: Stanford University Hospital - Dept of Radiology (2008) CA

Residency: Stanford University - Dept of Radiology (2006) CA

Board Certification: Vascular and Interventional Radiology, American Board of Radiology

BA, Harvard College, Biochemical Sciences (1996)

Medical Education: Stanford University School of Medicine (2001) CA

Internship: Stanford Hospital and Clinics - Dept of Surgery (2002) CA

Board Certification: Diagnostic Radiology, American Board of Radiology (2006)

Subspecialty Certificate, American Board of Radiology, Interventional Radiology (2010)

Honors & Awards

RSNA Roentgen Resident/Fellow Research Award, RSNA (2007)

Chief Resident, Dept. of Radiology, Stanford University (2004-2005)

Molecular Biology for Imagers course scholarship, AUR (2005)

RSNA/AUR/ARRS Introduction to Research Program Scholarship, RSNA/AUR/ARRS (2003)

Stanford University Medical Center Dept. of Surgery 90th Percentile Award, Stanford University (2002)

Norman Blank Award for Excellence in Radiology, Stanford University (2001)

Featured Abstract, SIR Annual Meeting (2001)

Magna Cum Laude, Harvard University (1996)

Yttrium-90 Radioembolization of Renal Cell Carcinoma Metastatic to the Liver
Abdelmaksoud, M. Hk., Louie, J. D., Hwang, G. L., Kothary, N., Minor, D. R., & Sze, D. Y. (2012). Yttrium-90 Radioembolization of Renal Cell Carcinoma Metastatic to the Liver. JOURNAL OF VASCULAR AND INTERVENTIONAL RADIOLOGY, 23(3), 323-330.

Transarterial Chemoembolization for Hepatocellular Carcinomas in Watershed Segments: Utility of C-Arm Computed Tomography for Treatment Planning
Abdelmaksoud, M. Hk., Louie, J. D., Hwang, G. L., Sze, D. Y., Hofmann, L. V., & Kothary, N. (2012). Transarterial Chemoembolization for Hepatocellular Carcinomas in Watershed Segments: Utility of C-Arm Computed Tomography for Treatment Planning. JOURNAL OF VASCULAR AND INTERVENTIONAL RADIOLOGY, 23(2), 281-283.

Percutaneous Cholecystostomy for Acute Cholecystitis: Ten-Year Experience
Joseph, T., Unver, K., Hwang, G. L., Rosenberg, J., Sze, D. Y., & Hovsepian, D. M. (2012). Percutaneous Cholecystostomy for Acute Cholecystitis: Ten-Year Experience. JOURNAL OF VASCULAR AND INTERVENTIONAL RADIOLOGY, 23(1), 83-88.

Imaging Guidance with C-arm CT: Prospective Evaluation of Its Impact on Patient Radiation Exposure during Transhepatic Arterial Chemoembolization
Kothary, N., Abdelmaksoud, M. Hk., Tognolini, A., Fahrig, R., Rosenberg, J., & Hofmann, L. V. (2011). Imaging Guidance with C-arm CT: Prospective Evaluation of Its Impact on Patient Radiation Exposure during Transhepatic Arterial Chemoembolization. JOURNAL OF VASCULAR AND INTERVENTIONAL RADIOLOGY, 22(11), 1535-1544.

In Vitro Design and Characterization of the Nonviral Gene Delivery Vector lopamidol, Protamine, Ethiodized Oil Reagent
Higgins, L. J., Hwang, G. L., Rosenberg, J., Katzenberg, R. H., Kothary, N., & Hofmann, L. V. (2011). In Vitro Design and Characterization of the Nonviral Gene Delivery Vector lopamidol, Protamine, Ethiodized Oil Reagent. JOURNAL OF VASCULAR AND INTERVENTIONAL RADIOLOGY, 22(10), 1457-1463.

Embolization of Parasitized Extrahepatic Arteries to Reestablish Intrahepatic Arterial Supply to Tumors before Yttrium-90 Radioembolization
Abdelmaksoud, M. Hk., Louie, J. D., Kothary, N., Hwang, G. L., Kuo, W. T., & Sze, D. Y. (2011). Embolization of Parasitized Extrahepatic Arteries to Reestablish Intrahepatic Arterial Supply to Tumors before Yttrium-90 Radioembolization. JOURNAL OF VASCULAR AND INTERVENTIONAL RADIOLOGY, 22(10), 1355-1362.

Consolidation of Hepatic Arterial Inflow by Embolization of Variant Hepatic Arteries in Preparation for Yttrium-90 Radioembolization
Abdelmaksoud, M. Hk., Louie, J. D., Kothary, N., Hwang, G. L., Kuo, W. T., & Sze, D. Y. (2011). Consolidation of Hepatic Arterial Inflow by Embolization of Variant Hepatic Arteries in Preparation for Yttrium-90 Radioembolization. JOURNAL OF VASCULAR AND INTERVENTIONAL RADIOLOGY, 22(10), 1364-1372.

Photothermal Ablation with the Excimer Laser Sheath Technique for Embedded Inferior Vena Cava Filter Removal: Initial Results from a Prospective Study
Kuo, W. T., Odegaard, J. I., Louie, J. D., Sze, D. Y., Unver, K., & Hofmann, L. V. (2011). Photothermal Ablation with the Excimer Laser Sheath Technique for Embedded Inferior Vena Cava Filter Removal: Initial Results from a Prospective Study. JOURNAL OF VASCULAR AND INTERVENTIONAL RADIOLOGY, 22(6), 813-823.

Intrahepatic Collateral Supply to the Previously Embolized Right Gastric Artery: A Potential Pitfall for Nontarget Radioembolization
Meer, A. B., Louie, J. D., Abdelmaksoud, M. Hk., Kothary, N., Hovsepian, D. M., & Sze, D. Y. (2011). Intrahepatic Collateral Supply to the Previously Embolized Right Gastric Artery: A Potential Pitfall for Nontarget Radioembolization. JOURNAL OF VASCULAR AND INTERVENTIONAL RADIOLOGY, 22(4), 575-577.

Common Iliac Vein Stenosis and Risk of Symptomatic Pulmonary Embolism: An Inverse Correlation
Chan, K. T., Popat, R. A., Sze, D. Y., Kuo, W. T., Kothary, N., & Hofmann, L. V. (2011). Common Iliac Vein Stenosis and Risk of Symptomatic Pulmonary Embolism: An Inverse Correlation. JOURNAL OF VASCULAR AND INTERVENTIONAL RADIOLOGY, 22(2), 133-141.

Renewing Focus on Resident Education: Increased Responsibility and Ownership in Interventional Radiology Rotations Improves the Educational Experience
Kothary, N., Ghatan, C. E., Hwang, G. L., Kuo, W. T., Louie, J. D., & Hofmann, L. V. (2010). Renewing Focus on Resident Education: Increased Responsibility and Ownership in Interventional Radiology Rotations Improves the Educational Experience. JOURNAL OF VASCULAR AND INTERVENTIONAL RADIOLOGY, 21(11), 1697-1702.

Development of New Hepaticoenteric Collateral Pathways after Hepatic Arterial Skeletonization in Preparation for Yttrium-90 Radioembolization
Abdelmaksoud, M. Hk., Hwang, G. L., Louie, J. D., Kothary, N., Hofmann, L. V., & Sze, D. Y. (2010). Development of New Hepaticoenteric Collateral Pathways after Hepatic Arterial Skeletonization in Preparation for Yttrium-90 Radioembolization. JOURNAL OF VASCULAR AND INTERVENTIONAL RADIOLOGY, 21(9), 1385-1395.

Computed Tomography-Guided Percutaneous Needle Biopsy of Indeterminate Pulmonary Pathology: Efficacy of Obtaining a Diagnostic Sample in Immunocompetent and Immunocompromised Patients
Kothary, N., Bartos, J. A., Hwang, G. L., Dua, R., Kuo, W. T., & Hofmann, L. V. (2010). Computed Tomography-Guided Percutaneous Needle Biopsy of Indeterminate Pulmonary Pathology: Efficacy of Obtaining a Diagnostic Sample in Immunocompetent and Immunocompromised Patients. CLINICAL LUNG CANCER, 11(4), 251-256.

Utility of C-arm CT in Patients with Hepatocellular Carcinoma undergoing Transhepatic Arterial Chemoembolization
Tognolini, A., Louie, J. D., Hwang, G. L., Hofmann, L. V., Sze, D. Y., & Kothary, N. (2010). Utility of C-arm CT in Patients with Hepatocellular Carcinoma undergoing Transhepatic Arterial Chemoembolization. JOURNAL OF VASCULAR AND INTERVENTIONAL RADIOLOGY, 21(3), 339-347.

High-risk Retrieval of Adherent and Chronically Implanted IVC Filters: Techniques for Removal and Management of Thrombotic Complications
Kuo, W. T., Tong, R. T., Hwang, G. L., Louie, J. D., Lebowitz, E. A., & Hofmann, L. V. (2009). High-risk Retrieval of Adherent and Chronically Implanted IVC Filters: Techniques for Removal and Management of Thrombotic Complications. JOURNAL OF VASCULAR AND INTERVENTIONAL RADIOLOGY, 20(12), 1548-1556.

Incorporating Cone-beam CT into the Treatment Planning for Yttrium-90 Radioembolization
Louie, J. D., Kothary, N., Kuo, W. T., Hwang, G. L., Hofmann, L. V., & Sze, D. Y. (2009). Incorporating Cone-beam CT into the Treatment Planning for Yttrium-90 Radioembolization. JOURNAL OF VASCULAR AND INTERVENTIONAL RADIOLOGY, 20(5), 606-613.

Bidirectionally Adjustable TIPS Reduction by Parallel Stent and Stent-Graft Deployment
Sze, D. Y., Hwang, G. L., Kao, J. S., Frisoli, J. K., Kee, S. Tw., & Ahmed, A. (2008). Bidirectionally Adjustable TIPS Reduction by Parallel Stent and Stent-Graft Deployment. JOURNAL OF VASCULAR AND INTERVENTIONAL RADIOLOGY, 19(11), 1653-1658.

Role of image-guided vascular intervention in therapeutic angiogenesis translational research.
Hwang, G. L., Patel, T. H., & Hofmann, L. V. (2007). Role of image-guided vascular intervention in therapeutic angiogenesis translational research. Expert review of cardiovascular therapy, 5(5), 903-915.

Recurrent lymphoma of the lung - Computed tomography appearance
Hwang, G. L., Leung, A. N., Zinck, S. E., & Berry, G. J. (2005). Recurrent lymphoma of the lung - Computed tomography appearance. JOURNAL OF COMPUTER ASSISTED TOMOGRAPHY, 29(2), 228-230.

Abdominal myomectomy versus uterine fibroid embolization in the treatment of symptomatic uterine leiomyomas
Razavi, M. K., Hwang, G., Jahed, A., Modanloo, S., & Chen, B. (2003). Abdominal myomectomy versus uterine fibroid embolization in the treatment of symptomatic uterine leiomyomas. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF ROENTGENOLOGY, 180(6), 1571-1575.

Chronic expanding hematoma of the thorax
Hwang, G. L., Moffatt, S. D., Mitchell, J. D., & Leung, A. N. (2003). Chronic expanding hematoma of the thorax. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF ROENTGENOLOGY, 180(4), 1182-1183.

Angiographic classification of ovarian artery-to-uterine artery anastomoses: Initial observations in uterine fibroid embolization
Razavi, M. K., Wolanske, K. A., Hwang, G. L., Sze, D. Y., Kee, S. T., & Dake, M. D. (2002). Angiographic classification of ovarian artery-to-uterine artery anastomoses: Initial observations in uterine fibroid embolization. RADIOLOGY, 224(3), 707-712.