Thuong Van Ha

Professor of Radiology
Director, Clinical Research
Vascular & Interventional Radiology

Phone: 773.702.1607
Fax: 773.702.1161


Undergraduate: BS, Biochemistry, Brown University, Providence, RI, 1986
Medical school: University of Massachusetts Medical Center, Worcester, MA, 1993
Internship: Internal Medicine, Santa Clara Valley Medical Center, San Jose, CA, 1994
Residency: Diagnostic Radiology, UCLA Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA, 1998
Fellowship: Interventional and Vascular Radiology, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, 1999
Certification: American Board of Radiology, 1998; Certificate of Added Qualifications, Vascular and Interventional Radiology, 2001


  • Outstanding Scientific Presentation, Society of Interventional Radiology, Awarded to Knuttinen MG, Van Ha T, Reilly C, et al., for “Unintended Thermal Injuries from RFA: Organ Protection using an Angioplasty Balloon Catheter in an Animal Model”. 2008
  • Certificate of Merit, European Congress of Radiology, Awarded to Knuttinen M, Van Ha T, Straus C, Funaki B, for scientific exhibit “Radiofrequency Ablation of Liver Tumors using Balloons as a Diaphragmatic Device in an Animal Model”. 2007

Clinical Interests

Local regional cancer therapy; uterine artery embolization; venous diseases; complex IVC filter retrievals

Research Interests

Local regional cancer therapy; hemostasis; IVC filters