Interventional radiology is a medical sub-specialty of radiology that focuses on utilization of minimally invasive image-guided procedures to diagnose and treat diseases. X-ray fluoroscopy, ultrasound, computed tomography (CT) and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) are some of the minimally invasive radiological image guidance used in interventional radiology.
In Gleneagles, our accredited interventional radiologists are experienced and skilled in performing a broad range of minimally invasive image-guided procedures for:
- Organ biopsies
- Insertion of catheters into the body via an artery or vein
- Treatment of tumours or cysts
The advantages of these minimally invasive techniques have been well recognized:
- Reduced risks
- Shorter hospital stays
- Greater comfort
- Quicker recovery
You may rest assured that your care is in good hands as our interventional radiologists are at the forefront of training, bringing together advanced care practices and outstanding outcomes to you.