Dr. Sclafani is a past President of the American Society of Emergency Radiology, a fellow of SIR, and the first international member of the Chinese Society of Interventional Radiology. He is also a founding member of the International Society for Neurovascular Disease. He has authored more than 160 scientific papers, authored or co-authored 20 textbooks, and presented more than 250 invited national and international lectures. He was the first Section Editor of Radiology for the Journal of Trauma, and served on the editorial boards of the Journal of Interventional Radiology, and Emergency Radiology. Dr. Sclafani has been named “Top Doctor – New York City” in the Journal of Vascular & Interventional Radiology by Castle Connolly in 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2010 and 2011. Castle Connolly identifies Top Doctors by location and specialty using a peer nomination process.
Recognized for developing endovascular techniques of hemorrhage control, Dr. Sclafani was honored by the New York Academy of Medicine for his work among the poor and by the New York Police Department for saving a police officer wounded in a shooting. He was also recognized for outstanding community service by Concerned Women of Brooklyn. He specializes in minimally invasive techniques, including uterine fibroid embolization (UFE), at American Access Care in Brooklyn, New York.