Interventional Radiology

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Interventional radiology is a medical specialization that involves performing a range of imaging procedures to obtain images of the inside of the body. The interventional radiologist carefully interprets these images to diagnose injury and disease, and to perform a range of interventional medical procedures.

Interventional radiologist use imaging techniques such as X-ray, MRI (magnetic resonance imaging) scan, fluoroscopy (an X-ray procedure that makes it possible to see internal organs in motion), CT (computed tomography) scan and ultrasound.

 

Interventional radiologists perform a wide range or procedures, including:

• Angioplasty and Stent Insertion
• Ascitic Tap
• Biliary Drainage
• Bursal Injection
• Carotid Stenting
• Carpal Tunnel Ultrasound and Injection
• Image Guided Cervical Nerve Root Sleeve Corticosteroid Injection
• Image Guided Liver Biopsy
• Image Guided Lumbar Epidural Corticosteroid Injection
• Image guided lumbar nerve root sleeve injection
• Inferior Vena Cava Filters
• Joint Injection
• Nephrostomy
• Pleural Aspiration
• Radiofrequency Ablation
• SAH Vasospasm Endovascular Treatment
• Selective Internal Radiation Therapy [SIRT]: SIR-Spheres®
• Spinal Cord Embolisation (AVM/DAVF)
• Thyroid fine needle aspiration (FNA)
• Transarterial Chemoembolisation (TACE)
• Uterine Fibroid Embolisation
• Varicose Vein Ablation
• Vascular Closure Devices
• Venous Access
• Vertebroplasty

Our Interventional Radiologists are highly experienced in interventional techniques. To perform them, our experts rely on our cutting-edge medical imaging radiology facility, which is equipped with the following:

• 64-Slice CT Scanner
• 1.5T Digital MRI
• Digital Mammography
• Digital Fluoroscopy
• Digital X-Ray
• 4D Ultrasound Scan
• Integrated PAS/RIS systems for remote reporting of digital images
Our internationally trained specialists and support team, ensure that patients are kept safe at all times during procedures. The team follow stringent international protocols ensuring that no patient receives unnecessary radiation exposure.

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