Biography

Daniel Fung, MD, is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Diagnostic and Interventional Imaging at UT Health. Dr. Fung is an interventional radiologist whose activities have focused on locoregional therapies including Yttrium-90 radioembolization and chemoembolization, thermal ablation of liver, renal, lung, bone, soft tissue tumors, pre-operative tumor embolization, transradial interventions, prostate artery embolization, uterine artery embolization, deep venous thrombosis (DVT) and central venous stenosis recanalization, transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunts (TIPS), pulmonary embolism, and peripheral arterial disease with a focus on critical limb ischemia. He is involved in fostering innovation for clinical and educational efficacy and has presented nationally. He is the current medical student clerkship director for the Interventional Radiology rotation and is very involved in medical student, resident, and fellow training and education.

Education

Undergraduate School
University of Texas at Austin BS Biomedical Engineering, Austin, Texas August 2005 – May 2008
Graduate School
University of Texas Medical Branch School of Medicine Galveston, Texas July 2008 – June 2012
Internship
New York-Presbyterian/Queens Flushing, NY July 2012 – June 2013
Residency
Richmond University Medical Center, Affiliate of Mount Sinai Staten Island, NY July 2013 – June 2017
Fellowship
Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology St. Louis, MO July 2017 – June 2018

Research Information

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CLINICAL TRIALS:

A Phase 3, Double-Blind, Randomized, Placebo-Controlled, Multicenter Study to evaluate the Efficacy and Safety of Obeticholic Acid in Subjects with compensated Cirrhosis due to Nonalcoholic Steatohepatitis. (REVERSE Trial) 2019
Collaborator
PI: Ilan Nevah

Publications

Publication Information

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REFEREED ARTICLES

  1. Fung, D, Burns, K, et al. (2017) The effect of radiation protection eyewear frame style on operator lesn dose. Journal of Vascular and Interventional Radiology. 28. S23.1016/j.jvir.2016.12.635
  2. Ramaswamy, R, Fung, D, et al. (2019) Factors influencing selection of an interventional radiology training program. Clinical Imaging, 57, 30-34.1016/j.clinimag.2019.05.001

 

PRESENTATIONS

  1. Fung, D, Burns, K, et al. The effect of radiation protection eyewear frame style on operator lens dose. SIR 2017, Washington, D.C.
  2. Fung, D, Kim, S, et al. Comparison of pathologic treatment response between Conventional and Doxorubicin-eluting bead chemoembolization in explanted Livers. SIR 2018, Los Angeles, CA
  3. Borror, W, Oleksandra, K, Stringam, J, Fung, D, et al. No Surprises Act: Protential Impact on Interventional Radiology Practices. ISET 2020.

Honors and Awards

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