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Jeffrey Kochan, MD

Professor, Radiology
Professor, Neurosurgery

Jeffrey Kochan
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About Me

Clinical Interests

  • Interventional neuroradiology: Endovascular treatment of vascular lesions of the head, neck, spine, brain and spinal cord, including embolotherapy of intracranial aneurysms, vascular malformations and tumors, as well as cerebral revascularization, stroke reversal and carotid, vertebral and intracranial angioplasty and stent procedures
  • Pain management
  • Vertebroplasty

Research Interests

  • Stroke
Education, Training & Credentials

Educational Background

  • Fellowship, Diagnostic Neuroradiology, Hahnemann Hospital, Philadelphia, PA, 1988; Interventional Neuroradiology, Baptist Memorial Hospital, Memphis, TN, 1995
  • Residency, Presbyterian - University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, 1986
  • Internship, Prince George's County Medical Center, Cheverly, MD, 1981
  • MD, Universidad Autónoma de Guadalajara, MD, 1980
  • BS, Chemisty, Sacred Heart University, Bridgeport, CT, 1975


  • Radiology
    • Neuroradiology


  • American Medical Association
  • Radiological Society of North America
  • American College of Radiology
  • Pennsylvania Radiology Society
  • Philadelphia Roentgen Ray Society
  • Pennsylvania Medical Society
  • Philadelphia County Medical Society
  • American Society of Neuroradiology
  • American Society of Pediatric Neuroradiology
  • Society of Computer Applications in Radiology
  • South Florida Radiological Society
  • American Society of Interventional & Therapeutic Neuroradiology
  • Southeastern Neuroradiologic Society
  • American Stroke Association
  • American Heart Association
  • National Stroke Association
  • American Association of Neurological Surgeons
  • Irish & American Paediatric Society
  • College of Physicians of Philadelphia

PubMed Publications

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Greenspan RL, Kochan JP, Noel A. “Gastrointestinal Transit and Reflux Studies” Chapter in Gastrointestinal Nuclear Imaging; "Contemporary Issues in Gastroenterology". Churchill-Livingston, 1985.

Whiteman ML, Braun IF, Kochan JP. “Interventional Neuroradiology of Spinal Column Tumors.” Chapter #4 in “Spine Tumors”, Rea GL, editor, American Association of Neurologic Surgeons Publications, 1994

Kochan JP.  "Percutaneous Vertebroplasty and Kyphoplasty" Chapter published in, eMedicine Journal, December 28, 2001, Volume 2, Number 12, updated February, 2006

Caldwell JL, Kanamalla US, Akhtar N, Hollander M, Baker K, Kochan JP, Boyko OB.  “Diffusion Weighted MRI of Blood Products” Journal of Radiology, JRAD, 2001, Expand