U of L Hospital

Interventional Services

The finest facilities in the area and a team of experienced interventionalists allow us to be the referral site of choice for complex procedures and minimally invasive therapy. We can directly admit patients to our service and provide comprehensive follow-up as needed. Our range of experience enables us to effectively interface with many clinical disciplines.

Vascular Radiology

  • Diagnostic arteriography
  • Angioplasty
  • Stent placement (carotid/peripheral)
  • Covered stents and endoprostheses
  • Dialysis graft maintenance
  • DVT thrombolysis
  • Central venous access
  • Central vein reconstruction

Gynecologic Intervention

  • Uterine artery fibroid embolization
  • Fallopian tube recanalization
  • Ovarian vein embolization

Oncologic Intervention

  • Ports and tunneled catheters
  • Invasive tumor imaging
  • Embolotherapy and tumor ablation

Hepatic Biliary Intervention

  • TIPS
  • Transjugular liver biopsy
  • Biliary drainage and stent placement

Urologic Intervention

  • Percutaneous nephrostomy
  • Percutaneous urethral stents
  • Percutaneous stone extraction
  • Whittaker test

Orthopedic Intervention

  • Percutaneous vertebroplasty
  • Image guided joint injections
  • Bone biopsy

Bronchopulmonary Intervention

  • Pulmonary angiography
  • Pulmonary thrombolysis
  • IVC filters
  • Hemoptysis embolization

Endocrine Intervention

  • Adrenal vein sampling
  • Petrosal sinus sampling