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Dr. Richard Klucznik

Richard Klucznik, MD, is a Neurointerventional Surgeon and serves as the Director of Interventional Neuroradiology at the Methodist Hospital in Houston, TX. He is a Clinical Associate Professor at the Weill Medical College at Cornell University and an Associate Professor of Clinical Radiology at the Institute for Academic Medicine in Houston Methodist Hospital.

He currently serves as President for the Society of Neurointerventional Surgeons (SNIS) and sits on the Board of Directors for the SNIS and the Medical Advisory Board of the Joe Niekro Foundation.


Medical Education

  • Doctor of Medicine, Tufts University School of Medicine | Participant, United States Air Force Health Professions Scholarship Program 1979-1983
  • Medizinishe Hochschule Hanover, West Germany | Medical Exchange Externship, Organ Transplantation Gross Abdominal Chirugie March 1983


  • Surgical Internship | University of Massachusetts Medical Center, Worcester, MA 1983-1984


  • Diagnostic Radiology Resident | David Grant Medical Center, Fairfield, CA 1984-1988


  • Fellowship in Neuroradiology | Tufts New England Medical, Boston, MA, 1988-1990
  • Fellowship in Interventional Neuroradiology | Methodist Hospital Baylor College of Medicine 1994-1996


  • Texas State Board of Medical Examiners, November 1992


  • American Board of Radiology May 1988
  • Certificate of Added Qualification in Neuroradiology November 1995
  • Maintenance of certification in Neuroradiology January 2006