About Robert Hynecek


Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD
Neuroradiology Clinical Instructor 2013-2014
Neuroradiology Fellow 2012-2013

Hartford Hospital, Hartford, CT
Radiology Resident 2008-2012

Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY
Nuclear Medicine Research Fellow 2007-2008
Endovascular Surgery Research Fellow 2005-2007

Washington Hospital Center, Washington, DC
Surgical Intern 2004-2005

University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX
School of Medicine (M.D.) 2000-2004

Texas A&M University, College Station, TX
Biomedical Science (B.S.) 1996-2000


American Board of Radiology – Diagnostic Radiology

American Board of Radiology – Neuroradiology Subspecialty



American Society of Neuroradiology

European Society of Radiology

American College of Radiology

Radiologic Society of North America

New England Roentgen Ray Society

American Roentgen Ray Society


Zamora CA, Nauen D, Hynecek R, et al. Delayed posthypoxic leukoencephalopathy: a case series and review of the literature. Brain Behav. 2015;5(8):e00364.

Hynecek R, Montgomery DD. Practical Imaging Algorithm for Adult Pyogenic Osteomyelitis. Techniques in Orthopaedics. 2011 Dec;26(4):224-32.

Derubertis BG, Hynecek RL, Kent KC, Faries PL. Carotid tortuosity in patients with prior cervical radiation: increased technical challenge during carotid stenting. Vasc Endovascular Surg. 2011 Oct;45(7):619-26.

Sadek M, Hynecek RL, Goldenberg S, Kent KC, Marin ML, Faries PL. Gene expression analysis of a porcine native abdominal aortic aneurysm model. Surgery. 2008 Aug;144(2):252-8.

Sadek M, Hynecek RL, Sambol EB, Ur-Rehman H, Kent KC, Faries PL. Carotid angioplasty and stenting, success relies on appropriate patient selection. J Vasc Surg. 2008 May;47(5):946-51.

Rhee-Moore SJ, DeRubertis BG, Lam RC, Hynecek RL, Lee L, McKinsey JF, Morrissey NJ, Karwowski J, Mureebe L, Kent KC, Faries PL. Periprocedural complication rates are equivalent between symptomatic and asymptomatic patients undergoing carotid angioplasty and stenting. Ann Vasc Surg. 2008 Mar;22(2):233-7.

Hynecek RL, Sadek M, Derubertis BG, Ryer EJ, Choi J, Hsu S, Kent KC, Faries PL. Evaluation of pressure transmission and intra-aneurysmal contents after endovascular repair using the Trivascular Enovus expanded polytetrafluoroethylene stent graft in a canine model of abdominal aortic aneurysm. J Vasc Surg. 2007 Sep 29.

Hynecek RL, DeRubertis BG, Trocciola SM, Zhang H, Prince MR, Ennis TL, Kent KC, Faries PL. The creation of an infrarenal aneurysm within the native abdominal aorta of swine. Surgery. 2007Aug;142(2):143-9.

Lam RC, Lin SC, DeRubertis B, Hynecek R, Kent KC, Faries PL. The impact of increasing age on anatomic factors affecting carotid angioplasty and stenting. J Vasc Surg. 2007 May;45(5):875-80.

Chaer RA, DeRubertis BG, Trocciola S, Hynecek R, Lin SC, Lam R, Kent KC, Faries PL. Characterization of endoleak following endovascular repair of abdominal aortic aneurysms. Vasc Endovascular Surg. 2007 Apr-May;41(2):97-105.

DeRubertis BG, Chaer RA, Gordon R, Bell H, Hynecek RL, Pieracci FM, Karwowski J, Kent KC, Faries PL.Determining the quantity and character of carotid artery embolic debris by electron microscopy and energy dispersive spectroscopy. J Vasc Surg. 2007 Apr;45(4):716-25.

Chaer RA, Trocciola S, DeRubertis B, Hynecek RL, Xu Q, Lam R, Kent KC, Faries PL. Evaluation of the accuracy of a wireless pressure sensor in a canine model of retrograde-collateral (type II) endoleak and correlation with histologic analysis. J Vasc Surg. 2006 Dec;44(6):1306-13.

Chaer RA, DeRubertis BG, Hynecek RL, Kent KC, Faries PL. Models of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm: Characterization and Clinical Applications. Vascular. 2006 Nov-Dec;14(6):343-52.

Chaer RA , DeRubertis BG, Trocciola SM, Lin SC, Hynecek R, Bush HL Jr, Morrissey NJ, McKinsey JF, KentKC, Faries PL. Safety and Efficacy of Carotid Angioplasty and Stenting in High-Risk Patients. 1: Am Surg.2006 Aug;72(8):694-8; discussion 698-9.

Ryer EJ, Trocciola SM, DeRubertis B, Lam R, Hynecek RL, Karwowski J, Bush HL, Mureebe L, McKinsey JF, Morrissey NJ, Kent KC, Faries PL. Analysis of Outcomes Following Failed Endovascular Treatment of Chronic Limb Ischemia. Ann Vasc Surg. 2006 Jul;20(4):440-6.

DeRubertis BG, Chaer RA, Hynecek RL, Kent KC, Faries PL. Evolution of the Treatment of Carotid Occlusive Disease: Indications for Carotid Angioplasty and Stenting Versus Carotid Endarterectomy. J Cardiovasc Surg (Torino). 2006 Jun;47(3):297-303.

Trocciola SM, Dayal R, Chaer RA, Lin SC, DeRubertis BG, Ryer EJ, Hynece[c]k RL, Pierce MJ, Prince M, Badimon J, Marin ML, Fuster V, Kent KC, Faries PL. The Development of Endotension is Associated with Increased Transmission of Pressure and Serous Components in Porous Expanded Polytetrafluoroethylene Stent-Grafts: Characterization Using a Canine Model. J Vasc Surg. 2006 Jan;43:109-16.

Hynecek RL, DeRubertis BG, Chaer RA, Kent KC, Faries PL. Malignancy-Related SVC Syndrome: Endovascular Treatment of This Patient Population Has Been Shown to be Effective. Endovascular Today. 2005 Nov;4(11):81-4.

Faries PL, Trocciola SM, DeRubertis BG, Hynece[c]k RL, Kent KC. Increased Transmission of Pressure and Serous Components Occur in Porous ePTFE Stent Grafts as Compared to Dacron Stent Grafts. Vascular Disease Management. 2005 Nov;2(6):168-74.

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