Dr. Darren Klass

Dr. Darren Klass

  • Medical Degrees, other degrees: MBChB MD MRCS FRCR FRCPC
  • Board certification: Board certified in Canada and the United Kingdom
  • Internship: Furness General Hospital, Barrow-in-Furness, UK, 2002
  • Residency: Surgery, Norfolk and Norwich University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Norwich, UK, 2003-2005. Radiology, Norfolk and Norwich University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Norwich, UK, 2005-2010
  • Fellowship: Interventional Radiology, UBC, Vancouver, 2010
  • Sub-specialty and interests: Locoregional tumor therapy (TACE, SIRT, ablation), Aortic intervention, MR angiography, treatment of venous disease.
  • University Appointment and Titles: Clinical Assistant Professor, University of British Columbia
  • Hospital appointment(s): Medical Head MRI
  • Recent / Notable Publications:
    • Vessie EL, Liu DM, Forster B, Kos S, Baxter KA, Gagnon J, Klass D. A Practical Guide to Magnetic Resonance Vascular Imaging: Techniques and Applications. Ann Vasc Surg. 2014 Feb 17. pii: S0890-5096(14)00092-2. doi: 10.1016/j.avsg.2014.02.001. [Epub ahead of print] Review. PubMed PMID: 24556317.
    • Stuart S, Mayo JR, Ling A, Schulzer M, Klass D, Power MA, Roberton BJ, Wan JM, Liu DM. Retrospective Study of the Impact of Fellowship Training on Two Quality and Safety Measures in Uterine Artery Embolization. J Am Coll Radiol. 2014 Feb 12. pii: S1546-1440(13)00615-7. doi: 10.1016/j.jacr.2013.09.020. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 24529983.
    • Traboulsee AL, Knox KB, Machan L, Zhao Y, Yee I, Rauscher A, Klass D, Szkup P, Otani R, Kopriva D, Lala S, Li DK, Sadovnick D. Prevalence of extracranial venous narrowing on catheter venography in people with multiple sclerosis, their siblings, and unrelated healthy controls: a blinded, case-control study. Lancet.  2014 Jan 11;383(9912):138-45. doi: 10.1016/S0140-6736(13)61747-X. Epub 2013 Oct 9. PubMed PMID: 24119384.
    • Roberton BJ, Liu D, Power M, Wan JM, Stuart S, Klass D, Yee J. Pulmonary Ablation: A Primer. Can Assoc Radiol J. 2013 Aug 10. pii: S0846 5371(13)00014-4.  doi: 10.1016/j.carj.2013.01.003. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 23942193.
    • Kritzinger J, Klass D, Ho S, Lim H, Buczkowski A, Yoshida E, Liu D. Hepatic embolotherapy in interventional oncology: technology, techniques, and applications. Clin Radiol. 2013 Jan;68(1):1-15. doi: 10.1016/j.crad.2012.06.112.
      Epub 2012 Aug 20. Review. PubMed PMID: 22917735.