John Boldog Smirniotopoulos, MD| Vascular Interventional Radiology | MedStar Health

John Boldog Smirniotopoulos, MD
Provider is directly employed by MedStar Health

Specialities: Vascular Interventional Radiology

Languages: French, English

About me

Dr. John Smirniotopoulos is a Vascular and Interventional Radiologist at MedStar Washington Hospital Center and MedStar Georgetown University Hospital. Dr. Smirniotopoulos' graduated from Georgetown University School of Medicine in 2014, after which he pursued an internship in Transitional Medicine at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital. He then went to New York Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medicine in New York City where he completed his Diagnostic Radiology residency, as well as serving as Chief Resident. Dr. Smirniotopoulos completed his fellowship in Vascular and Interventional Radiology at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital in 2020. He spent 2020-2021 as an attending Interventional Radiologist and Assistant Professor of Radiology at Weill Cornell Medicine in New York City, then relocated back to Washington, D.C. where he joined the faculty at MedStar.

 

Dr. Smirniotopoulos' services include interventional oncology; biliary interventions including gallstone extraction and cholecystostomy tube management; uterine fibroid embolization; pain interventions such as nerve blocks; joint interventions such as hip and shoulder bursal injections and joint nerve ablations; bone interventions such as tumor ablation and vertebral body augmentation (kyphoplasty); peripheral artery disease; peripheral (varicose) vein disease; deep venous disease (pelvic congestion syndrome and varicocele management); and portal hypertension.

Conditions and procedures

Conditions I treat

  • Atheroembolism Of Lower Extremities
  • Gallbladder Obstruction
  • Inferior Vena Cava Filter Complications
  • IVC Occlusion
  • Stent Thrombosis
  • Vascular Malformation
  • Venous Thromboembolism
  • Venous Tumors
  • Visceral Malformation
Show All Show Less

Procedures I perform

  • Abdominal Aorta PTA
  • Angiography
  • Antegrade Pyelogram
  • Aortic Angioplasty
  • Atherectomy
  • Atrial Fibrillation Cryoablation
  • Avm Embolization
  • Balloon Angioplasty Maturation
  • Balloon Occluded Retrograde Transvenous Obliteration
  • Bile Duct Biopsy
  • Biopsy Of Lung
  • Biopsy Of Mass
  • Bone Biopsy
  • Bronchial Artery Embolization
  • Bursal Injection
  • Carotid Artery Angioplasty
  • Carotid Stent
  • Catheter Ablation For Pelvic Congestion Syndrome
  • Celiac Artery Angiogram
  • Celiac Artery Angioplasty And Stenting
  • Celiac Artery Embolization
  • Celiac Artery PTA
  • Celiac Artery Stenting
  • Central Line Insertion
  • Chemotherapy Embolization Of Tumor
  • Cholangioscopy
  • Cholecystostomy
  • Colon Stenting
  • Common Carotid Artery Embolization
  • Common Carotid Artery PTA
  • Common Carotid Artery Stenting
  • Computed Tomography Angiography
  • Cooled Radiofrequency Ablation
  • Coronary Angiography
  • Coronary Angioplasty
  • Coronary Artery Stent Placement
  • Cryoablation
  • Cryoablation Of The Liver
  • Ct Abdominal Abscess Drainage
  • Ct Abscess Drainage
  • Ct Angiography Of Coronary Artery
  • Ct Guided Aspiration Drainage
  • Ct Guided Biopsy
  • Dialysis Access
  • Drainage From Abdomen
  • Drug Eluting Beads
  • Elbow Arthrogram
  • Embolectomy
  • Endobronchial Tumor Ablation
  • Endoscopic Insertion Of Stent Into Bile Duct
  • Endoscopic Removal Of Stone From Biliary Tract
  • Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography
  • Endovascular Atherectomy
  • Endovascular Coiling Of Aneurysm
  • Endovascular Laser Atherectomy
  • Endovascular Stent Graft Repair
  • Endovenous Laser Therapy
  • Esophageal Variceal Sclerotherapy
  • Etoh Ablation Of The Liver
  • Facet Injection
  • Fallopian Tube Recanalization
  • Feeding Tube Placement
  • Femoral Artery Angioplasty
  • Fiducial Marker Placement
  • Fluoroscopic Guided Lumbar Puncture
  • Fluoroscopic Joint Aspiration
  • Fluoroscopy
  • G Tube To Gj Conversion
  • Gastric Artery Embolization
  • Gastric Artery PTA
  • Gastrojejunostomy
  • Gastrostomy
  • Gastrostomy Tube Tubogram
  • Gda Angiogram
  • Gda Embolization
  • Gda PTA
  • Gda Stenting
  • Genicular Artery Embolization
  • Genicular Nerve Ablation
  • Gi Stent Placement
  • Gu Stent
  • Hepatic Artery PTA
  • Hypogastric Artery PTA
  • Iliac Artery Angioplasty And Stenting
  • Inferior Vena Cava Filter Placement
  • Inferior Vena Cava Filter Removal
  • Inferior Vena Cava Thrombectomy
  • Infusaport Placement
  • Internal Carotid Artery PTA
  • Interstim
  • Interventional Pain Management
  • Iv Sedation
  • Laser Angioplasty
  • Laser Atherectomy
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Lower Extremity Angioplasty And Stenting
  • Lower Extremity PTA
  • Lower Extremity Vein PTA
  • Lower Extremity Vein Stent
  • Lumbar Puncture
  • Lymphatic Embolization
  • Mesenteric Artery Angioplasty
  • Microwave Ablation Of Tumors
  • Minimally Invasive Aortic Root Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Pulmonary Valve Surgery
  • Moderately Hypofractionated Radiotherapy
  • Needle Biopsy Of Pancreas
  • Nephrostomy Tube
  • Palliative Bone Tumor Ablation
  • Pancreatic Artery PTA
  • Percutaneous Liver Biopsy
  • Percutaneous Transhepatic Biliary Drain
  • Percutaneous Transhepatic Cholangiography
  • Peripheral Angiography
  • Peripheral Artery Angioplasty
  • Peritoneal Biopsy
  • Portal Vein Embolization
  • Portal Vein Recanalization
  • Prostate Arterial Embolization
  • Pulmonary Artery Angiogram
  • Pulmonary Artery PTA
  • Pulmonary Radiofrequency Ablation
  • Pulmonary Vein Isolation
  • Radioembolization
  • Radioembolization Of Tumors
  • Radiofrequency Ablation For Barrett's Esophagus
  • Radiofrequency Ablation Of Benign Spine Tumors
  • Radiofrequency Ablation Of Bone Lesions
  • Radiofrequency Ablation Of Uterine Fibroids
  • Radiofrequency Rhizotomy
  • Radiology Tube Check
  • Removal Of Pancreatic Tube Or Drain
  • Renal Angioplasty And Stenting
  • Renal Artery Angioplasty
  • Renal Artery Embolization
  • Renal Artery PTA
  • Renal Artery Stenting
  • Renal Cyst Ablation
  • Rf Ablation Of The Kidney
  • Rf Ablation Of The Liver
  • Rfa Lung Nodule
  • Sacral Neuromodulation For Bladder Control
  • Saphenous Vein Rf Ablation
  • Sclerotherapy For Spider Veins
  • Sclerotherapy For Varicose Veins
  • Sclerotherapy For Vascular Or Lymphatic Malformation
  • Small Bowel Follow Through
  • Soft Tissue Biopsy
  • Splenic Artery PTA
  • Spyglass Cholangiopancreatoscopy
  • Stereotactic Ablative Radiotherapy
  • Thrombolysis
  • Tibiotalar Steroid Injection
  • Tips Creation
  • Tips Lysis
  • Tips Revision
  • Tips Revision PTA
  • Tips Revision Stent
  • Tips Revision Venogram
  • Tips Stent
  • Tracheal Stent
  • Transhepatic Biliary Catheter
  • Transhepatic Biliary Stent Placement
  • Transhepatic Biliary Stone Removal
  • Transhepatic Biliary Stricture Dilation
  • Transhepatic Portography/Portal Vein Dilation
  • Transjugular Liver Biopsy
  • Transradial Access For Vascular Interventions
  • Transradial Coronary Angioplasty
  • Transthoracic Cryoablation
  • Trans-Thoracic Microwave Ablation
  • Transurethral Microwave Thermotherapy
  • Tubogram
  • Tunneled Peritoneal Drain
  • Ultrasound Guided Bone Biopsy
  • Ultrasound Guided Thyroid Biopsy
  • Unsealed Source Radiotherapy
  • Upper Extremity Angioplasty And Stenting
  • Upper Extremity PTA
  • Upper Extremity Vein PTA
  • Ureteral Stent
  • Ureteral Stricture Dilation
  • Uterine Artery Angiogram
  • Uterine Artery PTA
  • Uterine Fibroid Embolization
  • Varicocele Embolization
  • Vascular Access Device
  • Vertebral Artery PTA
  • Vertebral Augmentation
  • Whitaker Test
  • Wrist Steroid Injection
  • Y 90 Treatment
Show All button Press enter to expand Show Less

Practice locations

Distance from Change LocationEnter your Location

3800 Reservoir Road Northwest
CCC Bldg Ground Fl
Washington, DC, 20007

202-444-3400

Fax 202-444-3411

Get Directions

miles away

Fax 202-444-3411

25500 Point Lookout Road
MedStar St Mary's Hospital
Leonardtown, MD, 20650

301-475-6399

Fax 240-434-7248

Get Directions

miles away

Fax 240-434-7248

106 Irving Street Northwest
MedStar Washington Hospital Center
Washington, DC, 20010

202-877-9729

Fax 301-209-5616

Get Directions

miles away

Fax 301-209-5616

18101 Prince Philip Drive
MedStar Montgomery Medical Center
Olney, MD, 20832

301-774-8650
Get Directions

miles away

7503 Surratts Road
MedStar Southern Maryland Hospital Center
Clinton, MD, 20735

301-877-4772

Fax 301-877-3518

Get Directions

miles away

Fax 301-877-3518

Insurance

MedStar Medical Group accepts most major health insurance plans. If you are uncertain as to whether your individual health insurance plan is accepted at MedStar Medical Group, please call your insurance company.

  • List of insurance plans we accept
    • Aetna Elect Choice/ EPO (Aetna Health Fund) Innovation Health: Network Only Plus
    • Aetna Quality Point of Service (POS)
    • Aetna USAccess (POS)
    • Aetna Student Health Insurance
    • Aetna Medicare Advantage HMO & PPO Plans
    • CFBCBS BlueChoice HMO
    • CFBCBS Blue Choice Opt Out Plus Open Access (POS)
    • CFBCBS Maryland Point of Service Plan (MPOS)
    • CFBCBS Federal Employee Program (Std. & Basic PPO)
    • CFBCBS Maryland Indemnity or PPO
    • CFBCBS (NCA) Indemnity
    • CIGNA HMO & Network (HMO)
    • CIGNA POS/Network POS
    • Great-West Healthcare POS/CIGNA
    • CIGNA Indemnity
    • Coventry Health Care of Virginia
    • Coventry of Delaware HMO/PPO
    • First Health PPO
    • FIRST HEALTH
    • Tricare Prime
    • Tricare Standard
    • Tricare Extra (Indemnity)
    • Tricare for Life (Medicare Supplemental Plan)
    • MedStar Family Choice - Maryland Health Choice
    • MedStar Select (MedStar Associates' Plan)
    • MedStar Medicare Choice
    • United Healthcare Select HMO - EPO/NPP
    • United Healthcare Select Plus (POS)
    • United Healthcare Choice Plus
    • United Student Resources
    • M.D. IPA (HMO)
    • M.D. IPA Preferred (POS)
    • Optimum Choice Preferred (POS) & OCI Direct (HMO)
    • Mamsi Life & Health (Indem./PPO)
    • Aetna Worker's Compensation Network
    • Coventry Health Care National Network PPO
    • Private Health Care Systems (PHCS) (PPO)
    • United Healthcare Options (PPO) (includes Empire PPO, GEHA, Compass Rose)
    • OneNet PPO, Inc.
    • United Healthcare Choice
    • United Healthcare Core Essential (HMO)
    • Optimum Choice
    • United Healthcare Navigate
    • United Healthcare Compass (HMO)
    • CIGNA HMO Open Access (OA)
    • Network OA
    • POS OA & OA Plus
    • CIGNA EPO
    • PPO and PPO Plus
    • Choice Fund PPO
    • CFBSBC Blue Preferred PPO
    • HealthyBlue PPO
    • CFBCBS Blue Choice Opt Out Open Access
    • BlueChoice Open Access
    • Blue Choice Advantage & Healthy Blue (HMO, POS)
    • Aetna Traditional Choice (PPO)
    • Innovation Health: Indemnity
    • Aetna Open Choice (PPO)
    • Innovation Health: PPO
    • Aetna Managed Choice (POS)
    • Innovation Health: POS Plus
    • Aetna Elect Choice/ Open Access (POS)
    • Innovation Health: Open Network Only Plus
    • Aetna HMO-Open Access/Select OA/HealthFund/Health Network Option OA
    • Innovation Health: POS
    • Open HMO
    • Opoen HMO Option
    • Open EPO Plus
    • Aetna Managed Choice Open Access (POS)
    • Choice POS & Choice POS II
    • Innovation Health: Open POS Plus
    • Open POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • Select HMO/HealthFund/Health Network
    • Aetna Innovations: HMO & EPO Plus

Education

Board Certification: American Board of Radiology, Interventional Radiology and Diagnostic Radiology

Fellowship Program: MedStar Georgetown University Hospital (2020)

Residency Program: New York Presbyterian Hospital (2019)

Internship Program: MedStar Georgetown University Hospital (2015)

Medical School: Georgetown University School of Medicine (2014)

Graduate Education: Georgetown University (2010)