Juan Gomez, MD, DABR Director of Neurointerventional Radiology

Primary Specialties:
  • Neuro Interventional Radiology  (Board Certified)
Secondary Specialties:
  • Vascular & Interventional Radiology  (Board Certified)
  • About


    Physician Bio

    Dr. Gomez has achieved the highest qualifications with nine years of postgraduate training,


    Neurointerventional Radiology, Johns Hopkins University 2010-2012

    Diagnostic Neuroradiology, Johns Hopkins University 2009-2010

    Vascular and Interventional Radiology, Miami

    Cardiac and Vascular Institute 2012-2013

    This level of training is unparalleled allowing Dr. Gomez to provide the best care for his patients. He has vast experience in endovascular treatment of lower extremity arterial disease, venous disease and aortic aneurysm treatment.


    • Acute Stroke Treatment
    • Aneurysm Coiling
    • Intracranial and Carotid Stenting
    • AVM Embolization
    • Intra and Extracranial Tumor Embolization
    • Spinal Angiography with Intervention
    • Chronic and Acute Subdural Hematomas

    He lectures internationally, and has authored and co-authored scientific articles and abstracts in presitgous medical journals.

  • Education



    General Surgery, New York Hospital Queens


    Diagnostic Radiology, Tulane University School of Medicine


    Neurointerventional Radiology, Johns Hopkins University 2010-2012, Diagnostic Neuroradiology, Johns Hopkins University 2009-2010

    Board Certification:

    American Board of Radiology -- Diagnostic Radiology; American Board of Radiology -- Interventional Radiology & Vascular Radiology


    Board Member (2007-2009)
    Tulane University Resident and Fellow Congress

    Outstanding Research Award (2008-2009)
    Tulane University, Leon J. Menville M.D.

    Diagnostic Radiology Program Chief Resident (2007-2009)
    Tulane University

    Fellow Research Award (2008)
    RSNA Roentgen Resident

    Introduction to Research Program – Award (2007)

    Best Surgery Intern Award (2004-2005)
    New York Hospital Queens

  • Research & Publications

    Research & Publications

    Gomez, Juan. RAD Primer/Case Challenge. Cases: Carotid Cavernous Fistula, Saccular
    Aneurysm, Developmental Venous Anomaly, Dural Arteriovenous Fistula, Superior Sagittal
    Sinus Thrombosis, Spine Arteriovenous Malformation, Acute Ischemic Stroke, Persistent
    Trigeminal Artery, Extracranial Atherosclerosis, Intracranial Atherosclerosis, Vasculitits,
    Brain Arteriovenous Malformation, Fibromuscular Dysplasia, Extracranial Carotid
    Stenosis, Carotid Dissection, Extracranial Carotid Pseudoaneurysm, Vertebrobasilar
    Insufficiency, and Vertebral Dissection. Clifford Wisse, ed. Salt Lake City, Utah: Amirsys;

    Colby GP, Lin LM, Gomez JF, Paul AR, Huang J, Tamargo RJ, Coon AL. Immediate
    procedural outcomes in 35 consecutive pipeline embolization cases: a single-center, singleuser
    experience. J Neurointerv Surg. 2012 Mar 29.

    Colby GP, Gomez JF, Lin LM, Paul AR, Coon AL. In situ removal of the pipeline
    embolization device: the 'corking' and 'pseudo-corking' techniques. J Neurointerv Surg.
    2012 Feb 23.

    Gomez J, Amin AG, Greg L, Gailloud P. Classification schemes of Dural Arteriovenous
    Fistulas. Neurosurgery Clinics of North America. 2011. Review. 2012 Jan;23(1):55-62.

    Radvany MG, Gomez J, Gailloud P. Intravascular ultrasound of the transverse sinus in
    two patients with pseudotumor cerebri: technical note. Journal of Neurointerventional
    Surgery. 2011 Mar 1.

    Pearl M, Gomez J, Gregg L, Gailloud P. Endovascular management of vein of Galen
    aneurysmal malformations. Influence of the normal venous drainage on the choice of a
    treatment strategy. Childs Nerv Syst. 2010 Oct; 26 (10):1367-79. Epub 2010 Aug 20.

    Palacios E, Gómez J, Alvernia JE, Jacob C. Aneurysm of the petrous portion of the internal
    carotid artery at the foramen lacerum: anatomic, imaging, and otologic findings. Ear Nose
    Throat J. 2010 Jul; 89 (7):303-5.

    Gomez J, Villafañe FG, Palacios E. Enophthalmos in silent sinus syndrome. Ear Nose
    Throat J. 2008 Sep; 87 (9):496-8.

    Gomez J, Palacios E, Gupta JD. Post-traumatic cervical chyloma. Ear Nose Throat J. 2008
    Jan; 87 (1):12, 14.

    Gómez J, Gupta J, Palacios E. Trigeminal ganglion dysfunction secondary to lymphoma.
    Ear Nose Throat J. 2007 Dec; 86 (12):726, 728.

    Gomez Fernando, Escobar William, Gomez Ana M, Gomez Juan, Anaya Carlos A.
    Treatment of Carotid Cavernous Fistulas Using Covered Stents: Midterm Results in Seven
    Patients. American Journal of Neuroradiology. 28: 1762-1768, October 2007.

    Gomez Juan, Gupta Jagan, Palacios Enrique, Neitzschman Harold. Radiology Case of the
    Month. Right Hemiplegia and Hypertension. The Journal of the Louisiana State Medical
    Society. 2007, July-August; Volume 159, Number 4: page 190-192.

    Malik Anjali, Gomez Juan, Nguyen Jeremy, Neitzschman Harold. Radiology Case of the
    Month. Knee Pain secondary to Anterior Cruciate Ligament Cyst. The Journal of the
    Louisiana State Medical Society.