• Interventional Radiology Procedures offered at St. Anthony Hospital

  • A range of services to treat complex conditions.

    The Interventional Radiology Department at St. Anthony Hospital offers a full range of IR procedures to treat a variety of medical conditions and needs. Whether a patient needs an immediate intervention due to stroke or cardiac emergency, or a scheduled procedure, our interventional radiologists and staff can provide the necessary procedure or consultation.

    Highlighted interventions offering minimally invasive, and often life-saving options include:

    • Stroke Interventions - Penumbra, Merci Retriever, intracranial angioplasty and tPA clot dissolving medication.
    • Cryoablation - A procedure that can be used to destroy certain cancerous tumors by delivering a cold gas directly into a tumor to kill it.
    • Uterine Fibroid Embolization (UFE) - Offering many women a minimally invasive alternative to hysterectomy.
    • AAA Stenting - A procedure to address abdominal aortic aneurysm that avoids open abdominal surgery.
    • Kyphoplast y - A procedure to treat spinal pain or fractures by inserting a balloon to correct the alignment of the vertebrae and then filling the space with bone cement to set the bone.
    • Vertebroplasty - A procedure to treat fractures in the spine caused be osteoporosis which injects a stabilizing bone-cement into the spine.
    • Splenic Embolizations - A minimally invasive method that can potentially avoid the need for removing the spleen.
    • Chest Port Insertion - Inserting catheters giving access to veins for medication, chemotherapy or frequent blood draws.


    Additional interventional procedures include, but are not limited to:

    • Balloon Angioplasty
    • Deep Vein Thrombosis
    • Stent Placement
    • Thrombolytic Therapy
    • Embolizations
    • Interventional Oncology
    • Hepatobiliary Procedures
    • Endovascular Repair
    • Neuro-Interventional Radiology - stroke, aneurysm, AVM
    • Biopsies


    If you have questions or need referral assistance please call 303-629-4428.

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