Anil Kumar Pillai, MD $$

Pediatric Vascular Interventional Radiologist

Associate Professor at UT Southwestern Medical Center

Languages Spoken:


UT Southwestern Pediatric Group

Education and Training

Medical School
Trivandrum Medical College (1993)
Government Medical College (1994), General Surgery
Sardar Patel Medical College - India (1999), Radiology, General
Rush Presbyterian St. Lukes (2007), Interventional Radiology
Board Certification
American Board of of Radiology/Interventional and Diagnostic

Departments and Programs

  • Research Interests

    • Portal hypertension
    • Liver directed therapies
  • Publications

    • Segmental Arterial Mediolysis. Pillai AK, Iqbal SI, Liu RW, Rachamreddy N, Kalva SP Cardiovascular and interventional radiology 2014 Feb
    • Expulsion of a Uterine Fibroid into the Small Bowel through Uteroenteric Fistula Presenting with Bowel Obstruction after Uterine Fibroid Embolization: Case Report with Histopathologic Correlation. Pillai AK, Kovoor JM, Reis SP, Kho K, Sutphin PD, Lucas E Journal of vascular and interventional radiology : JVIR 2016 May 27 5 762-4
    • Thrombolysis and Transjugular Intrahepatic Portosystemic Shunt Creation for Acute and Subacute Portal Vein Thrombosis. Chamarthy MR, Anderson ME, Pillai AK, Kalva SP Techniques in vascular and interventional radiology 2016 Mar 19 1 42-51
    • Ureteroarterial fistula: diagnosis and management. Pillai AK, Anderson ME, Reddick MA, Sutphin PD, Kalva SP AJR. American journal of roentgenology 2015 May 204 5 W592-8
    • Approaching the Practice Quality Improvement Project in Interventional Radiology. Reis SP, White B, Sutphin PD, Pillai AK, Kalva SP, Toomay SM Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR 2015 Sep
  • Professional Activities

    • Royal College of Radiologists (2003), Fellow
    • Radiological Society of North America (2004), Member
    • Society of Interventional Radiology (2007), Member
  • Awards and Honors

    • Diplomate of National Board of Radiology 1998, National Board of Examinations, New Delhi, India
    • Fellow of Royal College of Radiology (FRCR) 2003, Royal College of Radiologist, London, UK
    • Certificate of Added Qualification (CAQ) 2011-2021, American Board of Radiology
    • Physicians Vascular interpretation (RPVI) 2014, American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography (ARDMS)
    • Magna Cum Laude 2014, Radiological Society of North America
    • Certificate of Merit 2014, Radiological Society of North America
    • Best Educational Exhibit 2014, Global Embolization Symposium &Technologies
    • Harvey L Neiman Grant 2015-2016, SIR Foundation Grant

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