Interventional Radiology

Interventional Radiology uses X-ray and other imaging techniques to guide narrow tubes (catheters) and other small instruments through blood vessels and other pathways in the body to the site of a problem. This allows our specialized physicians to study and treat a variety of medical disorders without surgery.

Procedures performed by our interventional radiologists are generally less costly and less invasive than traditional surgery. In addition, many of these procedures can be performed on an outpatient basis, eliminating or reducing hospital stays.

Some of the most frequent procedures include:

 

Cancer-fighting Therapies
New interventional radiology procedures deliver cancer-fighting therapy directly to the site of the tumor:

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