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    Dr. Ernest Ring is a well-known interventional radiologist in San Francisco, California. He received his medical diploma from Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit in 1969. After getting his medical degree, he did an internship at Detroit Receiving Hospital – University Health Center. Dr. Ring completed his medical education with a residency in radiology (four years long) at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston, in 1974. He is certified by the American Board in diagnostic radiology and his subspecialty is vascular & interventional radiology. This doctor is affiliated with UCSF Medical Center and is a professor and Chief of Radiology at UCSF. He was awarded the honor Regional Top Doctor in 2014. He has published five articles in cooperation with other doctors.

  • Education & Training


    Wayne State University

    Medical School


    Detroit Receiving Hospital - University Health Center



    Massachusetts General Hospital


  • Board Certifications

    American Board of Radiology

    American Board of Radiology - Diagnostic Radiology

    American Board of Radiology - Vascular & Interventional Radiology

  • Hospital & Practice

    UCSF Medical Center

    Languages: English/Spanish

    (415) 353-1037

    505 Parnassus Ave

    San Francisco, California 94143

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  • Publications & Memberships

    Dr. Ernest Ring has contributed to 3 publications.

    Creation of a percutaneous mesocaval shunt to control variceal bleeding in a child.

    Burke, C.,Taylor, A. G.,Ring, E. J.,Kerlan, R. K.; Pediatr Radiol. 2013 Sep.

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    The transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt: an update.

    Fidelman, N., Kwan, S. W., Laberge, J. M., Gordon, R. L., Ring, E. J., Kerlan, R. K.; AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2012 Oct.

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    Hepatic arterial injuries after percutaneous biliary interventions in the era of laparoscopic surgery and liver transplantation: experience with 930 patients.

    Fidelman, N., Bloom, A.I., Kerlan, R.K., Laberge, J.M., Wilson, M.W., Ring, E.J., Gordon, R.L.; Radiology. 2008 Jun.

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