Vascular Interventional Radiology (VIR), is a medical specialty which provides minimally invasive image-guided diagnosis and treatment of various diseases and ailments. The application of image guidance and minimally invasive techniques in order to minimize risk to the patient.
Peripheral vascular disease (PVD), commonly referred to as peripheral arterial disease (PAD) or peripheral artery occlusive disease (PAOD), refers to the obstruction of large arteries not within the coronary, aortic arch vasculature, or brain. PVD can result from atherosclerosis, inflammatory processes leading to stenosis, an embolism, or thrombus formation.
Our Vascular Interventional Radiologists provide patients with peripheral vascular disease benefits of image guided, non surgical procedures that are minimally invasive.