Specialties

Diagnostic Radiology (Board certified since 1982)

Neuroradiology (Board certified since 1998)

Radiology

At a Glance

  • 1981 Started practicing
  • 36 Years experience
  • 1 OFFICE LOCATION
  • 1 HOSPITAL AFFILIATION

About Dr. Dion

Dr. Dion is an interventional neuroradiologist with 30 years of experience. He has achieved recognition both nationally and internationally. He was President of the Society of NeuroInterventional Surgery in 2001 and 2002, and served on its Executive Committee for five years. He pioneered vertebroplasty in North America in the early 1990’s and was part of the team that developed endovascular coiling of cerebral aneurysms, also in the early 1990’s.

My Clinical Interests

  • aneurysm
  • aneurysm-brain
  • aneurysm-cerebral
  • angioplasty/angiogram
  • brain tumors
  • carotid stenting
  • cerebrovascular accident
  • compression fractures
  • cranial aneurysms
  • Interventional Radiology
  • lumbar puncture
  • stents
  • stroke
  • transient ischemic attacks
  • vertebral fractures
  • vertebroplasty

Academic Profile

Training

MEDICAL SCHOOL

University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON, Canada

INTERNSHIP

University of California Los Angeles Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA

RESIDENCY

University of California Los Angeles Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA

Notre Dame Hospital, Montreal, Canada

FELLOWSHIP

University Hospital, London, Canada

Professional Memberships

American Roentgen Ray Society

American Society of Interventional & Therapeutic Neurolology

American Society of Neuroradiology

American Society of Spine Radiology

Radiological Society of North America

Languages spoken

  • French

Honors & Awards

2001 Professionalism Award
University of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada (Outstanding Contributions to the Profession, Society, and the Faculty)

Bernadette-Nogrady Award
(Prominent Young Radiologist's Career), Societe Canadienne-Francaise de Radiologie, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, October 1994

Major Publications

Endoluminal Stent Placement and Coil Embolization for the Management of Carotid Artery Pseudoaneurysms. Journal of Endovascular Therapy,8: 53-61.

Endovascular Treatment of Intracranial Aneurysms with Guglielmi Detachable Coils: Emphasis on New Techniques. Journal of Clinical Neuroscience,7: 244-253.

Quality Improvement Guidelines for Adult Diagnostic Angiography. AJNR,21: 146-150.

Risk of Cerebral Angiography in Patients with Subarachnoid Hemorrhage, Cerebral Aneurysm, and Arteriovenous Malformation: A Meta-Analysis. Stroke,30: 317-320.

Locations & Appointments

1 Office Location(s)

1

Emory University Hospital

1364 Clifton Rd NE
Rm A-121
Atlanta, GA 30322
  • 404-712-4991
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1 Hospital Affiliation(s)

2

Emory University Hospital

1364 Clifton Rd NE
Atlanta, GA 30322
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Academic Profile

Training

MEDICAL SCHOOL

University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON, Canada

INTERNSHIP

University of California Los Angeles Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA

RESIDENCY

University of California Los Angeles Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA

Notre Dame Hospital, Montreal, Canada

FELLOWSHIP

University Hospital, London, Canada

Professional Memberships

American Roentgen Ray Society

American Society of Interventional & Therapeutic Neurolology

American Society of Neuroradiology

American Society of Spine Radiology

Radiological Society of North America

Languages spoken

  • French

Honors & Awards

2001 Professionalism Award
University of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada (Outstanding Contributions to the Profession, Society, and the Faculty)

Bernadette-Nogrady Award
(Prominent Young Radiologist's Career), Societe Canadienne-Francaise de Radiologie, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, October 1994

Major Publications

Endoluminal Stent Placement and Coil Embolization for the Management of Carotid Artery Pseudoaneurysms. Journal of Endovascular Therapy,8: 53-61.

Endovascular Treatment of Intracranial Aneurysms with Guglielmi Detachable Coils: Emphasis on New Techniques. Journal of Clinical Neuroscience,7: 244-253.

Quality Improvement Guidelines for Adult Diagnostic Angiography. AJNR,21: 146-150.

Risk of Cerebral Angiography in Patients with Subarachnoid Hemorrhage, Cerebral Aneurysm, and Arteriovenous Malformation: A Meta-Analysis. Stroke,30: 317-320.