Satoshi Tateshima
Satoshi Tateshima

Dr. Satoshi Tateshima joined the Division of Interventional Neuroradiology, UCLA Medical Center in 2005 upon completion of his neurosurgery residency at the Jikei University Hospital, Tokyo Japan, and endovascular neurosurgery fellowship program at the Kobe General Hospital in Japan. He also completed his interventional neuroradiology fellowship under Professors Fernando Vinuela and Gary Duckwiler from 2001 to 2003. His research interest is biofluid mechanics of cerebrovascular diseases and intracranial stenting. His current appointment is Associate Professor at the Division of Interventional Neuroradiology, Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center, Los Angeles, California, USA.


  • Fellowship
    Interventional Neuroradiology, UCLA School of Medicine, 2001-2003
  • Residency
    Neurosurgery, The Jikei University School of Medicine, 1995-1998
  • Degree
    The Jikei University School of Medicine, MD, 1995

Clinical Interests

  • Acute Stroke Intervention
  • Brain Aneurysm Coiling
  • Brain AVM Embolization
  • Carotid Artery Stenting
  • Facial Vascular Malformation Treatment
  • Intracranial Angioplasty & Stenting
  • Kyphoplasty / Vertebroplasty
  • Nose Bleeding Treatment
  • Pediatric Vascular Malformation
  • Spinal AVM Embolization
  • Tumor Embolization (Brain, Head & Neck, Spine)
  • Vasospasm Treatment

Research Interests

  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Endovascular Aneursysm Treatment
  • Aneurysm Stenting
  • Aneurysm Hemodynamics
  • Aneurysm Etiology


  • 2008 The Best Grant Proposal. The Brain Aneurysm Foundation Research Grant Award for Basic Science and Translational Research.
  • 2001 Magna Cum Laude Award for the Flow Biomechanics Research on Brain Aneurysms. American Society of Neuroradiology, Boston.
  • 2001 Michael Brothers Memorial Award for the best paper in Interventional Neuroradiology, American Society of Neuroradiology, Boston.