Imagen Dr. Jose Ignacio Bilbao Jaureguizar, Departamento de Radiologia.

meet Dr. José I. Bilbao Jaureguizar

Head of Vascular and Interventional Radiology Department
Radiodiagnosis Specialist

training andProfessional Career

Graduated (1979) and was awarded his doctorate (1988) in Medicine and Surgery from the University of Navarra. He now works as a Radiodiagnosis Specialist at the Clínica Universidad de Navarra.

He is a clinical consultant in the Radiology Department, and the Vascular and Interventional Radiology Unit Coordinator at the Clínica Universidad de Navarra.

Deputy Director of the Vascular Medicine Area at the Clínica Universidad de Navarra.

He has led and participated in several research projects about the multidisciplinary treatment of osteosarcoma, percutaneous porto-caval shunt, hepatic volumetrics and the embolization particle Hepasphere.

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As an educator

He is an associate professor of both Radiology and Physical Medicine in the Faculty of Medicine, and students studying for Masters in Bioengineering at the University of Navarra. 

He is also the Head of a greater specialisation course at the University: Vascular and Interventional Radiology

As a researcher

Co-author of 37 books and author of over 160 articles in national and international magazines.

National Committee of Radiodiagnosis Speciality National Committee of Clinical Torso Imaging Co-Director of European Society of Radiology, European Association of Radiology and European Congress of Radiology Spanish Society of Medical Radiology (SERAM) Neurovascular ClubSpanish Society of Vascular and Interventional Radiology • Radiological Society of North-America (RSNA) • Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiological Society of Europe (CIRSE) • Society of Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiology (USA) (SCVIR-SIR) • European Society of Radiology (ESR) • European Association of Radiology (EAR) • European Congress of Radiology” (ECR) • Ibero-American Society of Interventional Radiology (SIDI) • Rosario Association of diagnosis for images and radiotherapy (Argentina) • Association of University Radiologists in Europe (AURE).

  • Gold Medal of the European Society of Radiology (2013)
  • Gold Medal of the Spanish Society of Radiology (2014)

Radioemolisation can be an alternative for patients that are unable to have chemoembolization or both can be used, and in certain situations, this can be more effective”.



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Imagen de un PET, tecnología de vanguardia en la Clínica Universidad de Navarra


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Quality, speed, comfort and results.

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