Darian Matissen, M.D.


Darian Matissen, M.D. is an interventional radiologist who has over 19 years’ experience in the field of Surgery and Vascular Interventional Radiology. She had performed innumerous vascular arterial and venous procedures, including hepatic, splenic, renal and uterine embolizations as well as biopsies, and is experienced in peripheral and central venous access.

Dr. Matissen graduated from Ponce School of Medicine in Puerto Rico and started her training in General Surgery at New York’s Presbyterian Hospital in Queens. Dr. Matissen completed her training in Radiology at Harlem Hospital and a fellowship in Vascular and Interventional Radiology at St. Luke’s Roosevelt Hospital in New York.

Dr. Matissen worked as a Postdoctoral Research Fellow evaluating diabetic wound healing in animal model at Columbia University, NY, in the Department of Plastic Surgery. Dr. Matissen has made presentations and submitted and published original research papers in medical journals.


  • Diagnostic Radiology
    Harlem Hospital/Columbia Presbyterian Hospital, NY
  • Vascular Interventional Radiology Fellowship
    St. Luke’s – Roosevelt Hospital, NY
  • Postdoctoral Research Fellowship
    Columbia Presbyterian Hospital
    Department of Plastic Surgery, NY
  • Surgical Residency
    New York Presbyterian Hospital, NY
  • Medical Doctor
    Ponce School of Medicine, Puerto Rico
  • Bachelor of Sciences
    Hunter College, NY


  • English, Spanish, Russian, Mandarin

Prior Affiliations

  • Hospital Episcopal San Lucas, Ponce, Puerto Rico
  • Vascular and Interventional Radiology, Diagnostic Radiology
  • Hospital El Maestro, San Juan, Puerto Rico
  • Vascular and Interventional Radiology, Diagnostic Radiology
  • Menonita General Hospital, Cayey and Caguas, Puerto Rico
  • Vascular and Interventional Radiology, Diagnostic Radiology
  • Hospital HIMA San Pablo, Caguas and Fajardo, Puerto Rico
  • Adult and Pediatric Vascular and Interventional Radiology
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