A Perspective on the Future of Embolization

A VarianVision Presentation and Moderated Q&A

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This webinar is intended solely for scientific and/or educational purposes and should not be construed as promotion. The content of this webinar is not specific to any Varian products. In the event that certain applications being discussed are off-label relative to the cleared/approved indications of Varian products, we reinforce that Varian does not condone such use and that our products should only be used in a manner consistent with their cleared/approved Instructions For Use.

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This presentation is designed to help participants understand the current state of research, including early data suggesting potential new uses for embolization. It will cover:

  • Prostate Artery Embolization and the supporting data, patient selection
  • Early data and experience for Genicular Artery Embolization
  • Frozen Shoulder Embolization
  • Treatment of Hemorrhoids with Arterial Embolization



Sandeep Bagla, M.D.

Sandeep Bagla, M.D.
Sandeep Bagla, MD, is Chair of Interventional Radiology & Clinical Research, Vascular Interventional Partners NOVA & Prostate Centers USA. Dr. Bagla has received numerous research grant awards to study the effects of minimally invasive therapies on widely prevalent diseases. He has served as the principal investigator for multiple clinical trials on treatments from cryoablation to ultrasound accelerated thrombolysis therapy. He pioneered the development of many novel procedures, including prostate artery embolization for the treatment of benign prostatic hyperplasia and geniculate artery embolization in the setting of osteoarthritis.


Joseph R. Steele

Joseph Steele, MD, FSIR
Chief Medical Officer at Varian Medical Systems for the company’s Interventional Solutions business. Prior to joining Varian, Dr. Steele served as Professor of Interventional Radiology at MD Anderson Cancer Center, with research interests in quality, patient safety and health care delivery. Dr. Steele also has considerable experience as a medical device company executive and entrepreneur, having held leadership positions in publicly traded medical device companies and served as CMO or advisor for several early-stage device companies and healthcare start-ups.



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