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Alan R. Reeves, MD

Professional Background

Dr. Reeves is the Section Head of Interventional Neuroradiology at the University of Kansas Medical Center. He is board-certified in Neuroradiology, with fellowship training in Interventional Neuroradiology at Yale. He earned his MD at the University of Kansas, and internship, Radiology residency, and a Neuroradiology fellowship at Indiana University.

Dr. Reeves’ primary focus is Interventional Neuroradiology. The KU health system is a primary referral center for a large region, and Dr. Reeves performs complex brain aneurysm treatment, acute stroke thrombectomy, AVM and A-V fistula embolization, tumor embolization, intracranial and carotid stenting, head/neck biopsies, and multiple spine procedures.

In his spare time, Dr. Reeves enjoys time with his wife and three kids, boating, hunting, skiing, lake-time, golfing, watching sports (and kid’s sports!), listening to music, grilling, working out, hanging with friends, and being outdoors.

Education and Training
  • BS, Biology, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS
  • MD, Medical School, University of Kansas School of Medicine, Kansas City, KS
  • Internship, Indiana University Medical Center
  • Residency, Indiana University Medical Center
Professional Affiliations
  • Greater Kansas City Radiological Society, President, 2010 - 2011
  • Society of Neurointerventional Surgery, Senior Member, 2010 - Present
  • Greater Kansas City Radiological Society, Vice President, 2009 - 2010
  • American Society of Neuroradiology, Senior Member, 2003 - Present
  • American College of Radiology, Member, 1999 - Present
  • Radiologic Society of North America, Member, 1999 - Present



With primary focus in Interventional Neuroradiology, Dr. Reeves' research focus is cutting edge principles and technology for acute stroke intervention. Use of emerging tools and techniques for endovascular aneurysm treatment, is another area of research focus for Dr. Reeves.

Through publications, grants and clinical trials and more, Dr. Reeves' scholarly activity proves his dedication to this highly specialized division of Radiology.

  • Reeves, Alan , Edwards-Brown, Mary. 2000. Intraosseous Hematoma in a Newborn with a Factor VIII Deficiency. Am J Neuroradiology, 21 (2), 308-309
  • Reeves, Alan, Johnson, M., S, Stine, S. 2000. Percutaneous Diagnosis and Treatment of Biliary Candidiasis. J Vasc Interv Radiol, 11, 107-109
  • Langhorst, M, Reeves, Alan, Tarver, R, Miller, D. 2001. Miliary Tuberculosis and Pott’s Disease. Semin Respir Infect, 16 (2), 149-151
  • Reeves, Alan, Seshadri, R, Trerotola, S., O. 2001. Recent Trends in Central Venous Catheter Placement: A Comparison of Interventional Radiology With Other Specialties. J Vasc Interv Radiol, 12 (10), 1211-1214
  • Arnold, P., M, Neff, L., L, Anderson, K., K, Reeves, A., R, Newell, K., L. 2009. Thoracic myelopathy secondary to intradural extramedullary bronchogenic cyst.. The journal of spinal cord medicine, 32 (5), 595-7
  • Mittal, Manoj, Wang, Yunxia, Reeves, Alan, Newell, Kathy. 2010. Methadone-Induced Delayed Posthypoxic Encephalopathy: Clinical, Radiological, and Pathological Findings. Case Reports in Medicine, 2010, 1-4
  • Lele, Abhijit, Lyon, Timothy, Pollack, Ania, Husmann, Kathrin, Reeves, Alan. 2011. Intra-arterial Nicardipine for the Treatment of Cerebral Vasospasm in Postpartum Cerebral Angiopathy: A Case Study and Review of Literature. Int J Neurosci, 121 (10), 537-542
  • Alli, Adam, Johnson, Philip, Reeves, Alan. 2013. Imaging Characteristics of Occipital Bone Osteoblastoma. Case Reports in Radiology, 2013, 1-3
  • Arnold, Paul., M, Harrop, James., S, Reeves, Alan., R. 2016. Editorial: Treatment of Metastatic Spine Disease With Selective Intraarterial Chemotherapy. Neurosurgery Spine (24(2)), 215-216
  • Fontana, Stefani., C, Borgstadt, Ashley, Fraga, Garth., R, Reeves, Alan., R, Andrews, Brian., T. 2016. Angiolymphoid Hyperplasia With Eosinophilia Within a Vascular Malformation: Case Report and Review of the Literature. Annals of Otology, Rhinology & Laryngology., 125 (9), 775-778