Alejandro de la Vega, MD

School of Medicine, Cordoba National University

Neuquén, Córdoba, Argentina


Biography

Education
1991 – 1998 Doctor of Medicine. School of Medicine, Cordoba National University, Córdoba, Argentina.

Health Care Activity
06-2012 – present: Part- Time Doctor at Angiography and Hemodynamics Services at Río Negro and Neuquén Medical Foundation.
06-2012 – present: Chief of Vascular Diagnostic Area through MRI (magnetic resonance imaging) and MSCT (multi-slice computed tomography) at Río Negro and Neuquén Medical Foundation. Cipolletti, Argentina.
2005 – present: Chief of Cardiovascular Diagnostic Area through MRI (magnetic resonance imaging) and MSCT (multi-slice computed tomography) at Clínica de Imágenes S.A. (Imaging Clinic). Neuquén, Argentina.
06-2004 – present: Doctor at Diagnostic Imaging Department in Clínica de Imágenes S.A. (Imaging Clinic). This outpatient facility assists over 5000 patients monthly (Complexity A- type 7). Neuquén, Argentina.
06-2004 – present: Doctor at Diagnostic Imaging Department in Río Negro and Neuquén Medical Foundation. This medical center with admission assists over 5000 patients monthly (Complexity A- type 1). Cipolletti, Argentina

Research Interest

Scientific Activities

Honors and Prizes
09-2008: Second Prize – Interest in Angio-NMR and Multi-slice Angio-CT in long-term monitoring of thoracic aorta endograft. Authors: Alejandro de la Vega, German Girela, Hernan Bertoni, Alejandro Schroeder. Clínica de Imágenes (Imaging Clinic)/ Instituto Cardiovascular del Sur (Southern Cardiovascular Institute). 54º Congreso Argentino de Radiología, Diagnóstico por Imágenes y Terapia Radiante (54th Argentinian Congress of Radiology, Diagnostic Imaging, and Radiotherapy). Buenos Aires, Argentina.
09-2006: “CUM LAUDE” Award for Electronic Poster: “Aortic Dissection: Diagnosis and Post-Therapeutic Follow-up through NMR”. 52nd Argentinian Congress of Radiology, Diagnostic Imaging, and Radiotherapy). Buenos Aires, Argentina.

Publications

1. Bertoni H.G., Azzari F.A., Girela G.A., Salvo G.A., de la Vega A., Romero G.A., Bourques N., Charask A.A., LeguizamónJ.H. Oclusión Intencional de la arteria subclavia izquierda durante el tratamiento endovascular de la aorta torácica descendente ( Intentional Occlusion of the Left Subclavian Artery during the Endovascular Treatmeant of the Descending Thoracic Aorta). Rev Argent Cardiol 2011;79:21-26.
2. Bertoni H.G., Girela G.A., Peirano M., LeguizamónJ.H., de la Vega A., Barone H.D., Nutley M., Zhang Z., Douville Y., Guidoin R. A Branched, Balloon-Deployable, Aortomonoiliac Stent-Graft for treatment of AAA in a Patient With a Solitary Intrapelvic Kidney. Journal of Endovascular Therapy 2010;17:000–000.
3. de la Vega A., Urdiales P., Pereyra J., Schroeder A. Acute Myocardial Infaction and Complication of Non-calcified Plaque in Left Anterior Descending Coronary Artery.Somatom Sessions. Issue N° 21/November 2007. RSNA-Edition. Siemens medical-magazine.
4. Boussel L., Herigault G., de la Vega A., Nonent M., Douek P., Serfaty J.M.Swallowing, arterial pulsation, and breathing induce motion artifacts in carotid artery MRI.2003Journal of Magnetic Resonance Imaging. Volume 23. Issue 3: 413-415.
5. Serfaty J.M., Nonent M., Nighoghossian N., Rouhart F., Derex L., Rotaru C., Chirossel P., Thabut G., Guias B., Heautot J.F., Gouny P., de la Vega A., Pachai C., Ecochard R., Villard J., Douek P., Plaque density on CT, a potential marker of ischemic stroke. for the CARMEDAS Study Group. Neurology 2006;66:118-120.
6. Wolff L., Azuly G., Pfister M., Florenzano N.V., de la Vega A., Serini V. Invaginación intestinalen un paciente. Diagnóstico mediante la utilización de Tomografía y Ultrasonido. Correlación Radiológica-Quirúrgica-Patológica (Intussusception in a Patient. Diagnosis by means of Tomography and Ultrasound. Radiological, Surgical and Pathological Correlation) Revista Argent. Radiol 66:2002, 159-165.
7. de la Vega A., Mondello E., Eyheremendy E.P. “Lupus Profundo (Paniculitis Lúpica) Hallazgos imagenológicos en una paciente” (Deep Lupus (Lupus Panniculitis) Imaging Findings in a Patient. Revista Argent. Radiol., 2002.
8. de la Vega A., Mondello E., Eyheremendy E. Neoplasia epitelial papilar y sólida de páncreas en una adolescente (Papillary and Solid Epithelial Neoplasm of the Pancreas in a Teenager). Revista Argent. Radiol N° l Vol. 65, 2001.

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