Andrew F. Ducruet, MD
Areas of Interest
- Cerebrovascular disease
- Vascular disease
Dr. Ducruet is an assistant professor at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine.
His clinical practice focuses on cerebrovascular disease, and he has sub-specialized training in the latest endovascular techniques used to treat patients with vascular disease of both the brain and spinal cord. This includes both coil embolization and flow diversion strategies for the treatment of cerebral aneurysms
, as well as embolization of arteriovenous malformations
, arteriovenous fistulas, and tumors. He also performs arterial and venous stenting procedures, and treats patients with acute ischemic stroke.
Dr. Ducruet received his medical degree from Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. He completed his surgical internship and residency in neurological surgery at New York Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center. Dr. Ducruet then completed a two-year fellowship in endovascular neurosurgery at the Barrow Neurological Institute in Phoenix, AZ.