Interventional Radiology & Image-Guided Medicine Treatments & Services

Because Emory interventionalists work within particular specialties and subspecialties, their training and exposure to specific diseases make them uniquely qualified to provide a full range of the most up-to-date treatments and procedures with skill and confidence, including:

Interventional Oncology

• Biopsy
• Drainages
• Chemotherapy Catheters
• Chemotherapy Ports
• Transcatheter Therapies
      Bland Embolization
      Conventional Chemoembolization
      Doxorubicin Drug Eluded Chemoembolization
      Irinotecan Drug Eluded Chemoembolization
      Y90 SirSphere Radioembolization
      Y90 TheraSphere Radiolembolization
• Ablations
      Radiofrequency ablation
      Microwave ablation
      Laser ablation
      Irreversible electroporation

Interventional Radiology

Arterial Procedures
Biliary Procedures
Hemodialysis Management
• Laser Treatment of Varicose Veins
Uterine Fibroid Embolization
• Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA) Repair using EVAR (endovascular aneurysm repair)
• Varicocele Embolization
• Treatment of Liver Disease, including:
      Transjugular Intrahepatic Portosystemic Shunts for Cirrhosis
      Role in liver transplantation
• Inferior Vena Cava (IVC) Filter Placement for Deep Vein Thrombosis
Pediatric Interventional Radiology
Renal (Kidney) Procedures
Treatment of Liver Tumors
Venous Procedures
Miscellaneous Procedures
      Gastrostomy Tube Placement
      Gastrojejunostomy Tube Placement
      Jejunostomy Tube Placement
      Ascites Drainage
      Transcatheter Retrieval of a Foreign Body
      Abscess Drainage/Chest Tube Placement
      Image-Guided Biopsy