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Devang Butani, M.D.

Contact Information

Phone Numbers

Appointment: (585) 275-7023

Administrative: (585) 275-1381

Fax: (585) 273-1033

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Faculty Appointments

Patient Care Setting

Imaging Sciences


Professional Background

Dr. Devang Butani is an Assistant Professor in the Interventional Radiology section of Imaging Sciences. He pursued undergraduate education at California State University and received his medical degree from the University of California at Irvine in 2004. After completing a year in Internal Medicine in 2005 at Rochester General Hospital, he completed his radiology residency on the vascular track in 2009 at University of Rochester Medical Center. From 2009-2010, Dr. Butani completed a Vascular and Interventional Radiology Fellowship program at University of Rochester Medical Center.

Dr. Butani practices all aspects of interventional radiology, ranging from interventional oncology to minimally invasive pain management/treatments for low back pain. His research has been presented on a national and international level. His interests also include medical education and Dr. Butani serves as the Director of Medical Student Education for the Dept. of Imaging Sciences, as well as the Director of Resident Education in Interventional Radiology. He is board certified in Diagnostic Radiology with additional certification in Interventional Radiology. He is also a member of the Society of Interventional Radiology.



MD | University of California at Irvine

Post-doctoral Training & Residency

07/01/2009 - 06/16/2010
Fellowship in Radiology, Vascular & Interventional Radiology at University of Rochester Medical Center

07/01/2005 - 06/01/2009
Residency in Radiology, General at University of Rochester Medical Center

06/01/2004 - 07/01/2005
Internship in Internal Medicine at Rochester General Hospital

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Most Educational Case
Sponsor: Annual West Coast Vasc. and Interventional Symposium Angio Club
Location: Los Angeles, CA

Arvin Robinson Award
Sponsor: Univ. of Rochester Medical Center, Dept. of Imaging Sciences
Location: Rochester, NY

Certificate of Appreciation
Sponsor: Journal of Clinical Imaging Sciences

Larry Sahler Award
Sponsor: Univ. of Rochester Medical Center, Dept. of Imaging Sciences
Location: Rochester, NY

Bronze Award, Strong Stars
Sponsor: University of Rochester Medical Center
Location: Rochester, NY

Best Case Award in Cardio-Thoracic Section
Sponsor: Armed Forces Institute of Pathology

2000 - 2004
Pre-doctoral Merit Scholarship
Sponsor: University of California
Location: Irvine, CA

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Journal Articles

Hu, Z.; Patel, N.; Butani, D. "External Biliary Conduit for Occlusion of an Endobiliary Stent in Malignant Biliary Obstruction: A non-surgical Solution". J. Vasc. Interv. Radiol. 2016; 27(5): 770-773.

Sasson T, Wing RE, Foster TH, Kashyap R, Butani D, Waldman DL. "Assisted maturation of native fistula in two patients with a continuous flow left ventricular assist device." Journal of vascular and interventional radiology : JVIR.. 2014 May; 25(5):781-3.

Morita S, Kitanosono T, Lee D, Syed L, Butani D, Holland G, Waldman D. "Comparison of technical success and complications of percutaneous transhepatic cholangiography and biliary drainage between patients with and without transplanted liver." AJR. American journal of roentgenology.. 2012 Nov; 199(5):1149-52.

Books & Chapters

Chapter Title: Ultrasound Guidance in Tumor Ablation
Book Title: Chapter in Oncologic Ultrasound; an issue of Ultrasound Clinics
Author List: Reis J, Butani D.
Published By: Ultrasound Clinics 2014

Chapter Title: Radiation Management: Patient and Physician.
Book Title: Handbook of Endovascular Intervention
Author List: Hubeny C, Butani D, Waldman D.
Published By: Springer Science 2013

Chapter Title: Ultrasound-Guided BIliary Intervention: Can Radiation Risk be Reduced?
Book Title: Ultrasound Clinics
Author List: Chan S, Butani D
Edited By: David L. Waldman, M.D., Ph.D.
Published By: Elsevier 2013