Thierry de Baère

Head of Department of Interventional Radiology at Institut Gustave Roussy in France.

Dr de Baère is currently the Head of Department of Interventional Radiology at Institut Gustave Roussy in France.

He has been dedicated to interventional oncology at Institut Gustave Roussy since 1991. Excellent collaboration with surgery and medical oncology teams allows to decvelop many synergistic treatment, including optimization of various intra-arterial therapies for primary and secondary liver tumors. 

Has been working for over 15 years in the field of percutaneous ablation of liver tumors either by direct injection, or more recently physical destruction and also investigated pre-operative portal vein embolization in order to hypertrophy unembolized parts of the liver. 

These treatments have been develloped from experimental studies in order to allow a rapid transfer from bench-top to clinical applications.

Over 200 peer reviewed publications.

Dr de Baère is kindly sponsored by Terumo Interventional Systems