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Interventional Radiology

What is Interventional Radiology?

Interventional Radiology (IR) is an ancillary department of Radiology (x-ray) that uses fluoroscopy (live x-ray) and contrast (x-ray dye) to aid in the visualization of anatomy using minimally invasive techniques for therapy.

Monroe Hospital offers the following services for  Interventional Radiology:

  • Peripheral Angiograms
  • Carotid Angiograms
  • Dialysis Access and Maintenance
  • DVT Treatment and Prevention
  • Percutaneous GU Procedures
  • GI Procedures
  • Abscess Drainage Procedures
  • Percutaneous Trans-Heptic Cholangiograms (PTHC)
  • Central Line Placements
  • Peripheral Access Port Placement
  • Lumbar Punctures

For more information about our Interventional Radiology services, please call (812) 825-1111.