Siddharth A. Padia M.D.

 Siddharth  A. Padia M.D.

Bio

Dr. Padia is currently a UW assistant professor with the Department of Radiology, interventional radiology section. His specific focus is in the field of…

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Patient Care Philosophy

I became a physician in order to work in a field that offered a dynamic, changing environment. Being a doctor allows me to be on the cusp of medical innovation, which can potentially have immediate and significant impact on people’s lives. Working with cancer patients, I have an opportunity to provide minimally invasive treatments without decreasing a person’s quality of life, with significant potential benefit.

Personal Interests

Traveling, reading, running.

Clinical Interests

Interventional radiology

Research Interests

Treatment of liver tumors; Yttrium-90 radioembolization; irreversible electroporation; thoracic duct embolization; embolization for trauma; transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt (TIPS).

Education

InstitutionCredentialYear
Northwestern University Feinberg School of MedicineFellowship2009
Cleveland Clinic FoundationResidency2008
University of HawaiiInternship2004
Johns Hopkins University School of MedicineMedical education2003

DegreeDescriptionYear
MD2003

Board Certifications

CertificationSpecialtyYear
American Board of RadiologyVascular & Interventional Rad2011
American Board of RadiologyDiagnostic Radiology2008
Dr. Padia is currently a UW assistant professor with the Department of Radiology, interventional radiology section. His specific focus is in the field of interventional oncology. Dr. Padia's clinical focus is in the treatment of liver cancer, including the adaptation of novel technologies for tumor treatment. He is an active member of the UW Liver Tumor Board. He also focuses on transcatheter embolization for trauma.

After graduating summa cum laude with a B.S. in chemistry from Northwestern University, he was the coordinator for clinical trials for the HIV Center of Northwestern University and he subsequently received his medical training from Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. He completed his residency in diagnostic radiology at Cleveland Clinic and fellowship in vascular and interventional radiology at Northwestern University. Dr. Padia has authored multiple peer-reviewed articles in the field of radiology and is the principal investigator for numerous studies for liver neoplasms.