Gilles Russ

  • CIVIL STATUS Nationality: French Date of birth: 05/05/1964 Married, three children CREDENTIALS – 1992: Doctor of medicine degree – 1992: Board certified in Radiology – 1992 – 1994: Fellowship in radiology CURRENT POSITION: as a Radiologist, I practice in two places:
    • Private practice at the Centre de Pathologie et d’Imagerie, Paris, France (centre for pathology and radiology): specialized thyroid clinic grouping two radiologists, one endocrinologist and two pathologists
    • Public practice at the La Pitié-Salpêtrière University Hospital, Thyroid and Endocrine Tumors Unit, Paris, France. Praticien attaché.
    • 70% of my time corresponds to clinical practice:
      • 2500 US thyroid examinations per year
      • 2500 fine needle aspiration biopsies per year, mainly of thyroid nodules and cervical lymph nodes
      • Other interventional activities: RF ablation, ethanol treatments, core-needle biopsies, charcoal tattooing
    • 30% of my time is devoted to
      • teaching activities
      • clinical research on ultrasound imaging
    • Risk stratification of thyroid nodules: TI-RADS
    • RF ablation
    HOBBIES: reading, watching movies, photography, biking


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