David Kumpe, MD
Professor, Radiology-Diagnostics

Director, Interventional Neuroradiology
Clinic (720) 848-4479
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Gender: Male
Languages: English, Spanish, German
Department, Section/Division: Radiology-Diagnostics

Practice Locations

University of Colorado Hospital (UCH)
12605 E. 16th Ave
Aurora, CO 80045
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Hospital Affiliation
  • University of Colorado Hospital
Center Affiliations

Specialty Information

  • Radiology, Board Certification
  • Radiology - Vascular and Interventional Radiology, Board Certification
  • Cardiovascular and Interventional , Specialized Training (1994)
Conditions & Treatments
  • Radiology - Interventional
Clinical Interest for Patients
My many clinical interests include essentially all forms of vascular disease in the brain and spinal cord. These include aneurysms, blood vessel malformations, stroke, dural sinus thrombosis; atheromatous disease of the neck arteries; dissections of the neck arteries; pseudotumor cerebri.

Care Philosophy
I strive to provide the best care for my patients. I believe in ensuring that the patient and his/her family understand completely the disease condition to be treated both before and during treatment, as well as in follow up.

Personal Interests
In my spare time, I enjoy bicycling, travel, hiking, listening to most forms of music.

Volunteer Activities
I am dedicated to teaching physicians in other less advanced countries the complex techniques and equipment that are used to perform these delicate procedures. This includes both teaching in foreign countries, taking training fellows from foreign countries, and helping to arrange for training opportunities for foreign physicians. These efforts have been particularly applicable in China, and I have received the International Cooperation Award from the Chinese Society of Interventional Radiology in gratitude for these efforts.

Information for Referring Providers

Clinical Interests for Referring Providers
Carotid Atheromatous Disease, Ischemic Cerebrovascular Disease, Cerebral Aneurysms, Cerebrovascular Malformations and Fistulae, Spinal Vascular Malformations, Acute Ischemic Stroke; Acute hemorrhagic stroke; idiopathic intracranial hypertension (pseudotumor cerebri); dural sinus thrombosis; dissections in the carotid and vertebral circulations

Research Interest for Referring Providers
My research interests are primarily focused on investigating new and complex, multidisciplinary treatments of vascular diseases in the brain and spinal cord, including aneurysms, arteriovenous malformations and fistulae, spontaneous dissections and atheromatous disease of the extracranial and intracranial arterial circulation, dural sinus thrombosis. This also includes stent treatment for idiopathic intracranial hypertension (pseudotumor cerebri).

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Other Phone: (720) 848-4479
Office Phone: (720) 848-6572
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