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Maxim Itkin, MD

Maxim Itkin, MD Physician

Director, Center for Lymphatic Imaging and Interventions Program Associate Professor of Radiology at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania Associate Professor of Pediatrics

Dr. Itkin is employed by Penn Medicine.

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About Dr. Maxim Itkin

Recognized by Best Doctors in America 2017 - 2018

 

Clinical Specialties

Specialty:

  • Radiology

Programs & Centers:

Board Certification:

  • Diagnostic Radiology, 2005
  • Vascular and Interventional Radiology, 2007

Clinical Expertise:

  • Aneurysm Surgery
  • Angiomyolipoma
  • Aorta Artery Angioplasty and Stenting
  • Aortic Stent Graft
  • Axillary Artery Angioplasty and Stenting
  • Bile Duct Tumor
  • Biliary Stenosis
  • Biliary Stricture (Bile Duct Stricture)
  • Biliary Surgery
  • Biliary Tract Disorders
  • Carotid Angioplasty and Stenting
  • Chylothorax
  • Chylous Ascites
  • Dialysis - Graft Thrombolysis
  • Dialysis Catheter Management
  • Dialysis Catheter Placement
  • Dialysis Fistula Angioplasty
  • Dialysis Graft Angioplasty
  • Embolization
  • Femoral Aneurysm
  • Femoral Artery Angioplasty and Stenting
  • Fine Needle Aspiration Biopsy (FNAB)
  • Gastrointestinal Biopsy
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding (GI Bleed)
  • Graft and Fistula Declotting
  • Hepatocellular Carcinoma (HCC)
  • Iliac Artery Aneurysm
  • Iliac Artery Angioplasty and Stenting
  • Iliac Stent
  • Implanted Port Placement Management
  • Kidney Tumors
  • Leg Pain
  • Liver Cancer
  • Liver Metastases (Secondary Liver Cancer)
  • Liver Tumors
  • Lung Tumors
  • Lymphangiogram
  • Mesenteric Artery Angioplasty and Stenting
  • Percutaneous Biliary Drainage (PBD)
  • Popliteal Aneurysm
  • Popliteal Artery Angioplasty and Stenting
  • Port Placement
  • Radioembolization
  • Radiofrequency Ablation (RFA)
  • Renal Aneurysm
  • Renal Artery Angioplasty
  • Renal Artery Angioplasty and Stenting
  • Renal Artery Disease
  • Renal Stent
  • Soft Tissue Biopsy
  • Spleen Biopsy
  • Stent Graft
  • Stent Graft Aneurysm Repair
  • Subclavian Artery Angioplasty and Stenting
  • Subclavian Steal Syndrome
  • Thoracic Duct Embolization (TDE)
  • Transjugular Intrahepatic Portosystemic Shunts (TIPS)
  • Transjugular Renal Biopsy (TJRB)
  • Uterine Artery Embolization (UAE)
  • Uterine Fibroid Embolization (UFE)
  • Vascular Access
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Malformations
  • Vascular Stent
  • Venous Sampling

Description of Clinical Expertise

Interventional Radiology
Cardiovasculr Imaging

Practice Locations and Appointments

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna US Healthcare
  • Cigna
  • Cigna HealthSpring
  • CVS Health
  • Devon Health Services (Americare)
  • Gateway Health Plan
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • HealthAmerica / HealthAssurance, a Coventry Plan
  • HealthPartners
  • HealthPartners Medicare
  • HealthSmart
  • Highmark Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana / Choicecare
  • Independence Blue Cross (Keystone East)
  • Intergroup
  • Keystone First
  • Keystone First Medicare
  • Multiplan
  • NJ Medicaid
  • NJ Qualcare
  • Oxford Health Plan
  • PA Medicaid
  • PA Medicare
  • Preferred Health Care/LGH
  • Rail Road Medicare / Palmetto GBA
  • Remedy Partners at Penn Medicine
  • Tricare
  • United Healthcare
  • UnitedHealthcare Community Plan
  • US Family Health Plan

Education and Training

Medical School: Moscow Medical Stomatology Institute
Residency: Beilinson Hospital, Rabin Medical Center
Fellowship: Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Fellowship: Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania

Memberships

Fellow of Society of Interventional Radiology, National American College of Radiology, National Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiology Society of Europe, International International Society for the Study of Vascular Anomalies, International Philadelphia Angiography and Interventional Radiology Society , Local Radiological Society of North America, National Society of Interventional Radiology, National

Hospital Affiliation

Dr. Itkin is employed by Penn Medicine.

Hospital Privileges:

  • Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania: Has privileges to treat patients in the hospital.
  • Penn Presbyterian Medical Center: Has privileges to treat patients in the hospital.
  • Pennsylvania Hospital: Has privileges to treat patients in the hospital.

Research

Description of Research Expertise:

Transjugular Intrahepatic Portocaval shunt
Hemodialysis access
Novel tumor ablation technique

Selected Publications:

Maxim Itkin: Imaging and the Therapeutic Intervention of Lymphatic Flow Disorders in Children Pediatric Interventional Radiology with Surgical Correlations : 2018.

Valentin Voillet, Marcus Buggert, Chloe K. Slichter, Julia D Berkson, Mary Margaret Addison, Yoav Dori, Gregory Nadolski, Maxim G. Itkin, Raphael Gottardo, Michael R. Betts, Martin Prlic: Human MAIT cells exit peripheral tissues and re-circulate via lymph in steady state conditions JCI insight : 2018.

Gregory J Nadolski, Maria Dolores Ponce-Dorrego, Kassa Darge, David M Biko, Maxim Itkin: Validation of the position of injection needles with contrast-enhanced ultrasound for dynamic contrast-enhanced MR lymphangiography JVIR (in print): 2018.

Gregory J. Nadolski, Maxim Itkin: Lymphangiography and Thoracic Duct Embolization following Unsuccessful Thoracic Duct Ligation: Imaging Findings and Outcomes Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery : 2018.

Dong Li, Tara L. Wenger, Christoph Seiler, Michael March, Alvaro Gutierrez-Uzquiza, Charlly Kao1, Elizabeth Bhoj, Lifeng Tian, Misha Rosenbach, Yichuan Liu, Nora Robinson, Mechenzie Behr, Rosetta Chiavacci, Cuiping Hou, Tiancheng Wang, Marina Bakay, Renata Pellegrino da Silva, Jonathan A. Perkins, Patrick Sleiman, Michael A. Levine, Patricia J. Hicks, Maxim Itkin, Yoav Dori, Hakon Hakonarson: Pathogenic variant in EPHB4 causing idiopathic chylothorax in a family with pulmonary lymphatic perfusion syndrome Human Molecular Genetics : 2018.

Amanda R. Smolock, Gregory Nadolski, Maxim Itkin: Intranodal glue embolization for the management of post-surgical groin lymphocele and lymphorrhea. JVIR (in print): 2018.

Jeffrey Chick, Gregory Nadolski, Maxim Itkin: Dynamic Contrast-Enhanced Magnetic Resonance Lymphangiography and Percutaneous Lymphatic Embolization for the Diagnosis and Treatment for Recurrent Chyloptysis JVIR : 2018.

David Biko; Dori, Yoav; Itkin, Maxim; Johnstone, Jordan A; Victoria, Teresa: Prenatal and Postnatal Imaging in Children with Neonatal Lymphatic Flow Disorders Society of Thoracic Radiology annual Meeting, Boston, MA : 2017.

Nadolski Gregory J, Chauhan Nikunj R, Itkin Maxim: Lymphangiography and Lymphatic Embolization for the Treatment of Refractory Chylous Ascites. Cardiovascular and interventional radiology : 2017.

Itkin Maxim, Rychik Jack, Piccoli David A: Reply: The Need to Define Treatment Goals for Protein-Losing Enteropathy in Fontan Care and Research. Journal of the American College of Cardiology 70 (20): 2603,2017.

Academic Contact Info

Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Interventional Radiology, 1 Silverstein
3400 Spruce Street

Philadelphia, PA 19104
Phone: (215) 662-7892
Patient appointments: 800-789-7366 (PENN)

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