Updates on COVID-19 (including visitor restrictions and mask requirements), monkeypox and flu. See Communicable Disease Updates

COVID-19 update:

If you think you have COVID-19 symptoms or are looking to be tested, please use our free symptom checker. Do not schedule an in-person appointment.

Ramsey Al-Hakim, MD

  • Interventional Radiology and Diagnostic Radiology
  • Diagnostic Radiology
Ramsey Al-Hakim, MD
Accepts new patients
age-group-adults-color Treats adults

Contact

Scripps Green Hospital
10666 N Torrey Pines Rd
La Jolla, CA 92037
Get directions
Phone Number
858-554-2626
Scripps MD Anderson Cancer Center

Expertise

  • Interventional Radiology
  • Diagnostic Radiology

Languages

  • English

Biography

Ramsey Al-Hakim, MD, is a vascular and interventional radiologist who has a clinical interest in treating a variety of vascular and oncologic conditions using minimally invasive, image-guided techniques. Dr. Al-Hakim has a special interest in treating patients with venous thromboembolic pathology including acute and chronic deep venous thrombosis (DVT).


Dr. Al-Hakim’s previous research work included advancing the current understanding of venous thromboembolic disease and venous biomechanics through his basic science, translational, and clinical research, with a majority of his >25 publications focused on the field of venous thromboembolic disease.


As an interventional radiologist, Dr. Al-Hakim performs a wide range of minimally invasive procedures including the treatment of venous thromboembolic disease (DVT & pulmonary embolism), post-thrombotic syndrome, peripheral artery disease, critical limb ischemia, abdominal aortic aneurysm, aortic dissection, mesenteric vascular disease, chronic liver disease, liver cancer, renal cancer and portal hypertension.


Dr. Al-Hakim believes a strong patient-physician relationship is essential to the success of any treatment plan. He works to develop trust and understanding through patience and open communication with each of his patients.


Dr. Al-Hakim is a member of the Society of Interventional Radiology, the American Venous Forum and the Western Angiographic & Interventional Society. He has been awarded multiple research grants, including the Society of Interventional Radiology Pilot Research Grant to study the biomechanics of venous interventions.

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Radiology, Interventional Radiology and Diagnostic Radiology, 2018

Medical Education

  • University of California, Los Angeles David Geffen School of Medicine, MD, 2011

Internships

  • Tulane University School of Medicine, Internal Medicine, 2012

Residencies

  • University of California, Los Angeles Medical Center, Diagnostic Radiology, 2016

Fellowships

  • University Of South Florida @ Miami Cardiac & Vascular Institute, Vascular and Interventional Radiology, 2017

If you see an error or omission on a provider’s profile page, please contact us.