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Marc A. Lazzaro MD

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Associate Professor

Institution: Medical College of Wisconsin
Department: Neurology
Division: Neurointerventional
Program: NeuroInterventional

Clinical Expertise

  • Angiography, Digital Subtraction
  • Arteriovenous Fistula
  • Arteriovenous Malformations
  • Carotid Artery Injuries
  • Carotid-Cavernous Sinus Fistula
  • Embolectomy
  • Embolization, Therapeutic
  • Intracranial Aneurysm
  • Intracranial Arteriovenous Malformations
  • Radiography, Interventional
  • Stroke
  • Thrombectomy
  • Vascular Malformations
  • Publications (42)

  • Consecutive Endovascular Treatment of 20 Ruptured Very Small (<3 mm) Anterior Communicating Artery Aneurysms. (Asif KS, Sattar A, Lazzaro MA, Fitzsimmons BF, Lynch JR, Zaidat OO) Interv Neurol 2016 Jun;5(1-2):57-64 PMID: 27610122 PMCID: PMC4934484 09/10/2016    
  • Predictors and Outcomes Associated with Rescue Therapy in SWIFT. (Lazzaro MA, Zaidat OO, Saver JL, SWIFT investigators) Interv Neurol 2014 Aug;2(4):178-82 PMID: 25337086 PMCID: PMC4188160 10/23/2014    
  • Cerebral arteriovenous malformation diagnosis and management. (Asif K, Leschke J, Lazzaro MA) Semin Neurol 2013 Nov;33(5):468-75 PMID: 24504610 02/08/2014       2 Citations
  • Endovascular reconstruction for progressively worsening carotid artery dissection. (Asif KS, Lazzaro MA, Teleb MS, Fitzsimmons BF, Lynch J, Zaidat O) J Neurointerv Surg 2015 Jan;7(1):32-9 PMID: 24391159 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-84918571782 01/07/2014       10 Citations
  • Identifying delays to mechanical thrombectomy for acute stroke: onset to door and door to clot times. (Asif KS, Lazzaro MA, Zaidat O) J Neurointerv Surg 2014 Sep;6(7):505-10 PMID: 24052495 09/21/2013       16 Citations
  • Demand-supply of neurointerventionalists for endovascular ischemic stroke therapy. (Zaidat OO, Lazzaro MA, Linfante I, Nguyen T, Janjua N) Neurology 2013 Jul 16;81(3):305-6 PMID: 24024232 09/12/2013       4 Citations
  • Safety and predictors of aneurysm retreatment for remnant intracranial aneurysm after initial endovascular embolization. (Teleb MS, Pandya DJ, Castonguay AC, Eckardt G, Sweis R, Lazzaro MA, Issa MA, Fitzsimmons BF, Lynch JR, Zaidat OO) J Neurointerv Surg 2014 Sep;6(7):490-4 PMID: 23956245 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-84905899035 08/21/2013       16 Citations
  • The diagnosis and management of brain arteriovenous malformations. (Novakovic RL, Lazzaro MA, Castonguay AC, Zaidat OO) Neurol Clin 2013 Aug;31(3):749-63 PMID: 23896503 07/31/2013    
  • 'Time' for success. (Zaidat OO, Lazzaro MA, Gupta R, Rasmussen PA, Frei DF, Goyal M) J Neurointerv Surg 2013 Sep 01;5(5):391-2 PMID: 23832415 07/09/2013       5 Citations
  • Angiographic lumen changes associated with oversized intracranial stent implantation for aneurysm treatment. (Lazzaro MA, Teleb MS, Zaidat OO) J Neuroimaging 2013 Oct;23(4):508-13 PMID: 23746166 06/12/2013    
  • The natural history of vertebral artery origin stenosis. (Thompson MC, Issa MA, Lazzaro MA, Zaidat OO) J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 2014 Jan;23(1):e1-4 PMID: 23332862 01/22/2013       10 Citations
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension. A Systematic Analysis of Transverse Sinus Stenting. (Teleb MS, Cziep ME, Lazzaro MA, Gheith A, Asif K, Remler B, Zaidat OO) Interv Neurol 2013;2(3):132-143 PMID: 24999351 PMCID: PMC4080637 01/01/2013    
  • Vascular neurologists and neurointerventionalists on endovascular stroke care: polling results. (Nguyen TN, Zaidat OO, Edgell RC, Janjua N, Yavagal DR, Xavier AR, Kirmani JF, Liebeskind DS, Nogueira RG, Vora NA, Sims JR, Lynch JR, Fitzsimmons BF, Wolfe TJ, Chen M, Badruddin A, Zahuranec DB, McDonagh DL, Janardhan V, Bastan B, Madden JA, Sanossian N, Gupta R, Lazzaro MA, Jovin TG, Abou-Chebl A, Linfante I, Hussain SI) Neurology 2012 Sep 25;79(13 Suppl 1):S5-15 PMID: 23008412 PMCID: PMC4109229 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-84867563215 10/04/2012       3 Citations
  • Developing practice recommendations for endovascular revascularization for acute ischemic stroke. (Lazzaro MA, Novakovic RL, Alexandrov AV, Darkhabani Z, Edgell RC, English J, Frei D, Jamieson DG, Janardhan V, Janjua N, Janjua RM, Katzan I, Khatri P, Kirmani JF, Liebeskind DS, Linfante I, Nguyen TN, Saver JL, Shutter L, Xavier A, Yavagal D, Zaidat OO) Neurology 2012 Sep 25;79(13 Suppl 1):S243-55 PMID: 23008406 PMCID: PMC4109230 10/04/2012       19 Citations
  • Complications of endovascular therapy for acute ischemic stroke and proposed management approach. (Darkhabani Z, Nguyen T, Lazzaro MA, Zaidat OO, Lynch JR, Fitzsimmons BF, Linfante I) Neurology 2012 Sep 25;79(13 Suppl 1):S192-8 PMID: 23008397 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-84867534242 10/04/2012       17 Citations
  • Revascularization grading in endovascular acute ischemic stroke therapy. (Zaidat OO, Lazzaro MA, Liebeskind DS, Janjua N, Wechsler L, Nogueira RG, Edgell RC, Kalia JS, Badruddin A, English J, Yavagal D, Kirmani JF, Alexandrov AV, Khatri P) Neurology 2012 Sep 25;79(13 Suppl 1):S110-6 PMID: 23008384 PMCID: PMC4109231 10/04/2012       40 Citations
  • Venous sinus pulsatility and the potential role of dural incompetence in idiopathic intracranial hypertension. (Lazzaro MA, Darkhabani Z, Remler BF, Hong SH, Wolfe TJ, Zaidat OO, Fitzsimmons BF) Neurosurgery 2012 Oct;71(4):877-83 PMID: 22989961 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85027951134 09/20/2012       13 Citations
  • Venous Sinus Pulsatility and the Potential Role of Dural Incompetence in Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension. (Lazzaro MA, Darkhabani Z, Remler BF, Hong SH, Wolfe TJ, Zaidat OO, Fitzsimmons BF) Neurosurgery 2012 Jul 11: PMID: 22791041 07/14/2012    
  • Surveillance imaging after intracranial stent implantation: non-invasive imaging compared with digital subtraction angiography. (Golshani B, Lazzaro MA, Raslau F, Darkhabani Z, Baruah D, Eastwood D, Fitzsimmons BF, Zaidat OO) J Neurointerv Surg 2013 Jul;5(4):361-5 PMID: 22641863 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-84879327118 05/30/2012       9 Citations
  • Interventional Management of Stroke III trial: establishing the foundation. (Zaidat OO, Lazzaro MA, Gupta R, Yavagal DR, Rasmussen PA, Hirsch JA, Castonguay AC, Tarr RW) J Neurointerv Surg 2012 Jul;4(4):235-7 PMID: 22613883 05/23/2012       12 Citations
  • Multimodal endovascular reperfusion therapies: adjunctive antithrombotic agents in acute stroke. (Lazzaro MA, Zaidat OO) Neurology 2012 Feb 14;78(7):501-6 PMID: 22330414 02/15/2012    
  • Pericallosal artery aneurysm treatment using Y-configuration stent-assisted coil embolization: a report of four cases. (Darkhabani ZM, Lazzaro MA, Zaidat OO) J Neurointerv Surg 2012 Nov;4(6):459-62 PMID: 22247235 01/17/2012       10 Citations
  • Vertebral artery stenting for the treatment of bow hunter's syndrome: report of 4 cases. (Darkhabani MZ, Thompson MC, Lazzaro MA, Taqi MA, Zaidat OO) J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 2012 Nov;21(8):908.e1-5 PMID: 22206692 12/31/2011       16 Citations
  • New standards for intracranial atherosclerotic disease treatment. (Nguyen TN, Lazzaro MA, Qureshi AI) Front Neurol 2011;2:77 PMID: 22190903 PMCID: PMC3243025 12/23/2011    
  • Endovascular embolization of head and neck tumors. (Lazzaro MA, Badruddin A, Zaidat OO, Darkhabani Z, Pandya DJ, Lynch JR) Front Neurol 2011;2:64 PMID: 22022319 PMCID: PMC3195266 10/25/2011    
  • Multimodal endovascular therapy of traumatic and spontaneous carotid cavernous fistula using coils, n-BCA, Onyx and stent graft. (Zaidat OO, Lazzaro MA, Niu T, Hong SH, Fitzsimmons BF, Lynch JR, Sinson GP) J Neurointerv Surg 2011 Sep;3(3):255-62 PMID: 21990837 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-80051747045 10/13/2011       27 Citations
  • X-configuration intersecting Enterprise stents for vascular remodeling and assisted coil embolization of a wide neck anterior communicating artery aneurysm. (Lazzaro MA, Zaidat OO) J Neurointerv Surg 2011 Dec 01;3(4):348-51 PMID: 21990474 10/13/2011       13 Citations
  • The impact of diabetes on the extent of pial collaterals in acute ischemic stroke patients. (Lazzaro MA, Chen M, Christoforidis GA, Mohammad Y) J Neurointerv Surg 2011 Sep;3(3):242-5 PMID: 21990833 10/13/2011       9 Citations
  • The role of circle of Willis anomalies in cerebral aneurysm rupture. (Lazzaro MA, Ouyang B, Chen M) J Neurointerv Surg 2012 Jan 01;4(1):22-6 PMID: 21990452 10/13/2011       28 Citations
  • Initial experience with the coaxial dual-lumen ascent balloon catheter for wide-neck aneurysm coil embolization. (Lazzaro MA, Darkhabani Z, Zaidat OO, Fitzsimmons BF) Front Neurol 2011;2:52 PMID: 21897828 PMCID: PMC3158366 09/08/2011    
  • Endovascular therapy for chronic cerebrospinal venous insufficiency in multiple sclerosis. (Lazzaro MA, Zaidat OO, Mueller-Kronast N, Taqi MA, Woo D) Front Neurol 2011;2:44 PMID: 21808631 PMCID: PMC3139170 08/03/2011    
  • Moyamoya syndrome in an adult with essential thrombocythemia. (Lazzaro MA, Cochran EJ, Lopes DK, Prabhakaran S) Neurol Int 2011 Jun;3(1):e3 PMID: 21785675 PMCID: PMC3141114 07/26/2011    
  • Dissecting aneurysms of posterior cerebral artery: clinical presentation, angiographic findings, treatment, and outcome. (Taqi MA, Lazzaro MA, Pandya DJ, Badruddin A, Zaidat OO) Front Neurol 2011;2:38 PMID: 21734905 PMCID: PMC3124944 07/08/2011    
  • Proposed angiographic criteria for measurement of vertebral artery origin stenosis: the vertebral origin treatment with endovascular therapy (VOTE) method. (Lazzaro MA, Badruddin A, Abraham MG, Edgell RC, Zaidat OO) J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 2012 Nov;21(8):712-6 PMID: 21530313 05/03/2011       3 Citations
  • Stroke severity predicted by aortic atheroma detected by ultra-fast and cardiac-gated chest tomography. (Lazzaro MA, Zaidat OO, Issa MA, Gilkeson RC, Sunshine JL, Tarr RW, Husain S, Suarez JI) Front Neurol 2011;2:18 PMID: 21472030 PMCID: PMC3066465 04/08/2011    
  • High-dose intra-arterial nicardipine results in hypotension following vasospasm treatment in subarachnoid hemorrhage. (Rosenberg N, Lazzaro MA, Lopes DK, Prabhakaran S) Neurocrit Care 2011 Dec;15(3):400-4 PMID: 21468780 04/07/2011       17 Citations
  • Downward migration of carotid stent on 8 months follow-up imaging: possible stent "watermelon- seeding" effect. (Badruddin A, Lazzaro MA, Taqi MA, Zaidat OO) J Neuroimaging 2011 Oct;21(4):395-8 PMID: 21410817 03/18/2011       5 Citations
  • The role of antithrombotics in secondary stroke prevention. (Lazzaro MA, Malhotra K, Mohammad YM) Semin Neurol 2010 Nov;30(5):492-500 PMID: 21207341 01/06/2011       10 Citations
  • Detection of atrial fibrillation with concurrent holter monitoring and continuous cardiac telemetry following ischemic stroke and transient ischemic attack. (Lazzaro MA, Krishnan K, Prabhakaran S) J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 2012 Feb;21(2):89-93 PMID: 20656504 07/27/2010       57 Citations
  • Induced hypothermia in acute ischemic stroke. (Lazzaro MA, Prabhakaran S) Expert Opin Investig Drugs 2008 Aug;17(8):1161-74 PMID: 18616413 07/12/2008       14 Citations
  • Minor salivary gland inflammation in Devic's disease and longitudinally extensive myelitis. (Javed A, Balabanov R, Arnason BG, Kelly TJ, Sweiss NJ, Pytel P, Walsh R, Blair EA, Stemer A, Lazzaro M, Reder AT) Mult Scler 2008 Jul;14(6):809-14 PMID: 18573828 06/25/2008       38 Citations
  • Hexosamines regulate leptin production in 3T3-L1 adipocytes through transcriptional mechanisms. (Zhang P, Klenk ES, Lazzaro MA, Williams LB, Considine RV) Endocrinology 2002 Jan;143(1):99-106 PMID: 11751598 12/26/2001       35 Citations
  • Last update: 09/19/2016
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