Radiology

Centre for Interventional Radiology

The centre of excellence for radiology at Aster RV Hospital JP Nagar, Bangalore has a dedicated team of highly experienced radiologists and best radiologist in Bangalore who combines their expertise with the latest technological developments to offer the best clinical outcomes. Aster RV Hospital is well equipped with high-end 3 Tesla MRI, 128 slice MD CT, ultrasonography with 3D and 4D probes, Samsung DR X-ray machine, Dexa scan and mammography.

 

3 Tesla MRI is integrated for varied applications like perfusion, tractography, spectroscopy, angiography, lymphangiography, functional imaging, MRCP, vessel imaging, cardiac morphology and perfusion, and whole-body imaging. It has a high-quality imaging process which helps in detailed visualisation and accurate diagnosis.

 

Our interventional radiologist in JP Nagar, Bangalore is well experienced in 128 slice MD CT. It is an advanced CT scan machine capable of performing accurate coronary angiography and peripheral angiography along with chest and abdominal imaging. The department of radiology has top radiologist in Bangalore who can treat you well. All operations are carried out by our top and leading radiologists in Bangalore.

 

We are equipped with the most recent edition of Dexa scan which is used to diagnose primary and secondary osteoporosis and help in follow up and management of osteoporosis.

 

A hybrid biplane Cath lab is available in Aster RV which makes interventional procedures safer and more effective.

Key Procedures

Key Interventional Radiological Guided Procedures
  • Aspiration of ascitic fluid, pleural fluid, abscesses (from liver, soft tissue etc)

  • Insertion of catheters in kidney, pleural space, abdomen, etc.

  • Biopsies and FNAC of any location including prostate biopsy.

  • Varicose vein laser ablation

  • RF and microwave ablation of liver tumors, osteoid, osteoma, etc.

Key Peripheral Interventional Procedures Performed In Cath Lab
  • Respiratory system- embolization of haemoptysis (bleeding from the lungs), embolization of pulmonary fistula, arteriovenous malformations, and aneurysms

  • Hepatobiliary system- TIPS, biliary stenting, PTBD, TACE (embolization of liver tumour), embolization of aneurysms

  • Gastrointestinal system- embolization for upper and lower GI bleed, reperfusing blocked mesenteric arteries and veins, embolization of splenic artery aneurysm, etc.

  • Gynaecology- uterine artery embolization for fibroids/adenomyosis, embolization of uterine AVM

  • Genitourinary system- embolization of renal tumors, stenting/angioplasty of renal arteries, blockage of renal bleeding following procedures

  • Peripheral vascular diseases- stenting and angioplasty of the aorta and limb vessels, removing blockage of arteries and veins

Key Interventions In Brain And Spine Performed In Cath Lab
  • Acute stroke treatment including mechanical thrombectomy/aspiration

  • Aneurysm coiling including balloon/stent assisted and flow diverters

  • AVM embolization

  • Carotid cavernous fistula embolization

  • Dural AVM embolization

  • Carotid stenting/angioplasty

  • Head and neck tumour embolization

  • Spinal AVM and dural fistula embolization

  • Vertebroplasty/kyphoplasty

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