Maricarmen Nazario Malavé, MD

Department or Service


  • Texas Medical Center
  • West Campus
  • The Woodlands


Pediatric Radiology

Phone: 832-824-7237 (Main) | 832-227-1000 (West) | 936-267-5000 (The Woodlands)

Contact Information

Texas Children's Hospital - Main Campus
6701 Fannin Street, Suite 470
Houston, TX 77030
United States

Texas Children’s Hospital - West Campus
18200 Katy Freeway
Houston, TX 77094
United States

Texas Children's Hospital – The Woodlands
17580 Interstate 45 South
The Woodlands, TX 77384
United States

Pediatric Interventional Radiologist

Texas Children's Hospital

Assistant Professor, Radiology, Baylor College of Medicine


School Education Degree Year
University of Michigan fellowship Vascular and Interventional Radiology 2018
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia fellowship Pediatric Interventional Radiology 2013
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia fellowship Pediatric Radiology 2012
Columbia University Medical Center residency Diagnostic Radiology 2011
Hospital Episcopal San Lucas-Ponce School of Medicine Consortium internship Transitional 2007
University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine medical school Doctor of Medicine 2006


Clinical and Research Interests:

Endovascular pharmacomechanical and recanalization techniques in the treatment of acute and chronic deep venous thrombosis and their value in the prevention and treatment of post thrombotic syndrome.

Central and peripheral venous anatomic variants and anomalies and the application of endovascular recanalization techniques in patients with limited vascular access. 

Congenital and acquired pancreaticobiliary disease and the increasing role of interventional-radiology operated percutaneous transhepatic therapeutic interventions and cholangioscopy.

Image-guided minimally and non-invasive treatment of symptomatic uterine fibroids.


Organization Name Role
Society of Pediatric Interventional Radiology Member

Selected Publications

Nazario M, Keller M, Harris M, Whitehead K, Fogel M: Size and flow characteristics of internal jugular veins (IJV) vs subclavian (SCV) in infants. Pediatric Radiology May 2013. 

Zahra M, Krishnamurthy G, Keller M, McIntosh A, Cahill A, Nazario M; Endovascular snaring technique for shortening of central venous port catheters in children.  Journal of Vascular and Interventional Radiology March 2014. 

Gaballah M, Krishnamurthy G, Berman JI, Edgar JC, Adeb M, Keller MS, McIntosh A, Nazario M, Cahill AM: Lower extremity vascular access in neonates and infants: A single institutional experience. Journal of Vascular Interventional Radiology 26(11):1660-1668, November 2015.