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Interventional radiology specialities

 

 

Our interventional radiology team offer a number of services.

  • Central venous access

    • Subcutaneous Port-A-Cath
    • Peripherally inserted central catheter (PICC line)
    • Temporary central catheters
    • Permanent tunnelled hemodialysis catheters
    • Tunnelled Hickman lines

    See our central venous patient information leaflets.

  • Paediatric interventions

    • Subcutaneous Port-A-Cath
    • Temporary central catheters
    • Permanent tunnelled hemodialysis catheters
    • Tunnelled Hickman lines peripheral and central-tunnelled PICC lines
    • Oesophageal dilatation
    • Percutaneous nephrostomies and ureteric stents
    • Percutaneous drainage procedures
    • Conversion of percutaneous gastrostomy to jejunostomy
    • Renal angioplasty
    • Sclerotherapy for malformations
  • Percutaneous biopsy and drainages

    • Image-guided biopsies
    • Thoracic and complex abdominal drainages
    • Percutaneous nephrostomy
    • Percutaneous biliary drainage and stenting
    • Image-guided gastrostomy and gastrojejunostomy
    • Ureteral stenting
    • Percutaneous cholecystostomy

    See our percutaneous biopsy and drainages patient information leaflets.

  • Peripheral angioplasty

    • Renal
    • Visceral
    • Iliac
    • Femoropopliteal
    • Infrapopliteal and pedal angioplasty
    • Subintimal angioplasty
    • Infrainguinal and infrapopliteal - BTK angioplasty with drug-eluting balloons and drug-eluting stents
    • Catheter-directed thrombolysis
    • Angiojet thrombectomy catheter directed thrombo-aspiration
    • CO2 angiography and angioplasty

    See our peripheral angioplasty patient information leaflets.

  • Venous interventions

    • IVC filter insertion and removal
    • Varicocele embolization
    • Angiojet thrombectomy
    • Catheter-directed thrombolysis
    • Pulmonary thrombectomy/thrombolysis
    • Venoplasty and stenting

    See our venous interventions patient information leaflets.