Scope of Interventional Procedures

1. Percutaneous vascular interventions (both arterial and venous)
  • Angioplasty and stenting
  • Thrombolysis
  • Endoleak repair
  • Vascular malformation treatment-
  • Laser treatment for varicose veins
  • Transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt (TIPS)
  • IVC filter placement and retrieval
2. Nonvascular interventions in the biliary tract
  • Percutaneous transhepatic cholangiogram
  • Biliary stenting
  • Cholangioplasty
  • Cholecystostomy
3. Nonvascular interventions in the genitourinary tract
  • Nephrostomy placement
  • Percutaneous gastrojejunostomy tube placement
4. Nonvascular interventions in the gastrointestinal tract
  • Percutaneous gastrostomy tube placement
  • Percutaneous gastrojejunostomy tube placement
5. Venous access (including tunneled line and port placement)
6. Dialysis access intervention including AV graft declotting procedures and AV fistula intervention
7. Endoluminal management of abdominal and thoracic aortic pathology (EVAR, TEVAR)
8. Cerebrovascular angiography
9. Carotid and great vessel interventions including carotid stenting
10. Embolotherapy
  • uterine fibroid embolization
  • embolization for malignancy including chemoembolization and radioembolization
  • embolization in trauma and post-partum hemorrhage
  • embolization for active gastrointestinal hemorrhage and bronchial hemorrhage
  • varicocele embolization
11. IR procedures related to women's health
12. Pain management
  • vertebroplasty
  • kyphoplasty
  • spine interventions
13. Interventional oncology
  • Tumor ablation with RFA, cryoablation, and microwave ablation
  • Chemoembolization (TACE) and bland embolization
  • Radioembolization with both Sirspheres and Theraspheres
14. Biopsies and drainages
15. Noninvasive vascular testing
  • noninvasive vascular laboratory testing
  • CTA
  • MRA
16. Clinical management of interventional
  • admissions
  • consultations
  • office visits
17. Clinical research and clinical trials
18. Practice development of interventional radiologY