Services

Angiography

For more information go to:   Society of Interventional Radiology Information for Patients: Angiography: http://www.sirweb.org/patients/angiography/   RadiologyInfo.org Information for Patients: Catheter Angiography: http://www.radiologyinfo.org/en/info.cfm?pg=angiocath

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Aortic Stent Graft (Thoracic and Abdominal)

Aortic aneurysm is a weak area in the aorta, the main blood vessel in the body that carries blood from the heart to the rest...

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Biliary Drain

For more information go to:   RadiologyInfo.org Information for Patients: Biliary Interventions: http://www.radiologyinfo.org/en/info.cfm?pg=biliary

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Biliary Drain Stenting

For more information go to:   RadiologyInfo.org Information for Patients: Biliary Interventions: http://www.radiologyinfo.org/en/info.cfm?pg=biliary

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Biliary Stone Removal

For more information go to:   RadiologyInfo.org Information for Patients: Kidney and Bladder Stones: http://www.radiologyinfo.org/en/info.cfm?pg=stones-renal Ureteral Stenting and Nephrostomy: http://www.radiologyinfo.org/en/info.cfm?pg=ureteralNephro

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Biopsy

Needle biopsies are performed to gather a sample of suspicious tissue for testing by a pathologist. This is often performed to finalize a diagnosis and...

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Chemoembolization

Chemoembolization, also known as transcatheter arterial chemoembolization (TACE), is a treatment for tumors in which large doses of chemotherapy are directly administered at the site....

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Chest Tube

For more information go to:   RadiologyInfo.org Information for Patients: Chest Tube Placement (Thoracostomy): http://www.radiologyinfo.org/en/info.cfm?pg=thoracostomy#part_seven

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Dialysis Access Management

Hemodialysis may fail in some patients if there is poor or blocked blood. Interventional radiologists work closely with nephrologists and vascular surgeons to maintain functional...

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Drain Catheters for Palliation

Painful fluid buildup can occur when tumors obstruct the normal flow of the urine or bile. This fluid build-up can result in infection and organ...

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Gastrointestinal Embolization

For more information go to:   RadiologyInfo.org Information for Patients: Catheter Embolization: http://www.radiologyinfo.org/en/info.cfm?pg=Varicocele

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Gastrostomy (Feeding) Tube

Gastrostomy tubes, also known as feeding tubes, are placed into the stomach to allow patients to take in sufficient amounts of nutrition when they are...

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GI Embolization

For more information go to:   RadiologyInfo.org Information for Patients: Catheter Embolization: http://www.radiologyinfo.org/en/info.cfm?pg=Varicocele

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Inferior Vena Cava (IVC) Filter Placement and Retrieval

An inferior vena cava (IVC) filter is a device used to prevent pulmonary embolism (PE), a blockage in the arteries of the lungs. Both permanent...

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May-Thurner Syndrome management

May-Thurner Syndrome (MTS) is also known as Iliac Vein Compression Syndrome. MTS is caused when the left iliac vein (main vein in the leg) is...

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Microwave Ablation

Microwave ablation is a minimally invasive treatment for tumors which is very similar to radiofrequency ablation. Radiofrequency ablation uses alternating radiofrequency energy to destroy tumors,...

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Paracentesis

A certified ultrasound technologist and a Radiologist perform the paracentesis procedure. After the procedures risks and benefits are explained, the ultrasound technologist will check your...

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Percutaneous Kidney Stone Removal & Nephrostomy

For more information go to:   RadiologyInfo.org Information for Patients: Kidney and Bladder Stones: http://www.radiologyinfo.org/en/info.cfm?pg=stones-renal Ureteral Stenting and Nephrostomy: http://www.radiologyinfo.org/en/info.cfm?pg=ureteralNephro

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Peripheral Artery Disease Management

Peripheral artery disease (PAD) is a common circulation problem in which arteries in the legs are blocked or narrowed. Interventional radiologists treat PAD with angioplasty...

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Pre-Surgical Tumor Embolization

Tumor embolization is a minimally invasive procedure in which blood vessels are blocked with an embolic material to stop blood flow that is feeding a...

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Radiofrequency Ablation

Radiofrequency ablation (RFA) is a localized, nonsurgical treatment for tumor cells. In this procedure, a needle is guided with imaging through the skin to the...

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Renal Angiomyolipoma Embolization

A renal angiomyolipoma (AML) is the most common tumor of the kidney and is four times more common in women than men. The AML is a...

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Selective Internal Radiation Therapy

Radioembolization, or selective internal radiation therapy (SIRT), is a minimally invasive treatment for tumors in which radioactive microspheres are infused into arteries feeding primary and...

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Thoracentesis

For more information go to RadiologyInfo.org Information for Patients: Chest Interventions: http://www.radiologyinfo.org/en/info.cfm?pg=chestinterventions

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Transjugular Intrahepatic Portosystemic Shunt (TIPS)

For more information go to RadiologyInfo.org Information for Patients: Transjugular Intrahepatic Portosystemic Shunt: http://www.radiologyinfo.org/en/info.cfm?pg=tips

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Uterine Fibroid Embolization (UFE)

Uterine fibroids are benign (not cancer) growths that develop from the muscle tissue of the uterus. The size, shape, and location of fibroids may vary....

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Varicocele Embolization

For more information go to:   Society of Interventional Radiology Information for Patients: Varicocele Embolization: http://www.sirweb.org/patients/varicoceles/   RadiologyInfo.org Information for Patients: Varicocele Embolization: http://www.radiologyinfo.org/en/info.cfm?pg=Varicocele

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Venography

A venography (venogram) is an x-ray test that involves injecting contrast dye into a vein to show how blood flows through the veins. For more...

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Venous Access (Hickman, PICC, Port)

Central venous access catheters such as Hickman, PICC, and Port catheters are tubes inserted in a patient’s skin which allow blood to be drawn or...

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Venous and arterial thrombolysis

Thrombolysis is a minimally invasive treatment used to dissolve clots (blockages) from arteries and veins. A catheter (small tube) is navigated to the area of...

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