Brooke Spencer, M.D., FSIR

Dr. Spencer is a board certified, fellowship trained Interventional Radiologist. She practiced in Phoenix Arizona from 2001-2009 where she developed the minimally invasive cancer program and joined the RIA team in Denver in the summer of 2009. Her interventional oncology experience includes both regional therapy with radioembolization and chemoembolization of the liver, as well as local therapies including radiofrequency ablation, cryoablation and microwave ablation of tumors in the liver, lung, kidneys and bone. She has been an invited speaker on cancer therapies and program development at national meetings.

Dr. Spencer's interests extend into additional areas of interventional radiology. She has been a pioneer in the treatment of deep vein thrombosis and has extensive experience in treating varicose veins. She is also interested in women’s interventions, including treatment of uterine fibroids and pelvic venous congestion.


  • Interventional Oncology Radiologists
  • Interventional Radiologists


Medical School

University of Vermont
College of Medicine
Burlington, Vermont


General Surgery
University of North Carolina Hospitals
Chapel Hill, North Carolina


Diagnostic Radiology
Duke University Medical Center
Durham, North Carolina


Interventional Radiology
Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology
Washington University
St. Louis, Missouri

Previous Positions

Desert Endovascular Center
Mesa, Arizona

Vice-Chairman Radiology
Banner Desert Medical Center
Mesa, Arizona

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Radiology 2000


  • Alpha Omega Alpha
  • Invited faculty/speaker at Society of Interventional Radiology
  • Invited faculty/speaker at Western Angiography Interventional Society
  • Invited faculty/speaker at Fellows Pathway to Excellence Conference
  • Invited faculty/speaker at Stanford Vein Meeting
  • Invited faculty/speaker at Fire and Ice Cancer Symposium
  • Sigma Xi Research Society
  • Society of Interventional Radiology Chairman of Women in Interventional Radiology

Accomplishments & Community Contributions

  • Director, RIA Endovascular Center

Areas of Interest

  • Regional Liver Therapy: Embolization with chemotherapy beads and internal radiation beads
  • Local Therapy, liver, lung bone and kidney : Radiofrequency, microwave and cryoablation techniques
  • Thrombolysis/Thrombectomy for acute Deep Vein thrombosis
  • Pelvic and Inferior Vena Cava Reconstruction for chronic venous occlusions
  • Varicose Vein therapy with laser ablation, phlebectomy and sclerotherapy
  • Uterine Fibroid Embolization
  • Gonadal Vein Embolization for Pelvic Venous Congestion Syndrome

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