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UFE: A Revolutionary Treatment That Makes Fibroids Disappear I Vascular & Interventional Partners
If you are a woman experiencing symptoms such as pelvic pain, pelvic fullness, or heavy menstrual flow, it could indicate the presence of uterine fibroids - noncancerous growths that develop in or on the uterus, typically during a woman's childbearing years. These growths can vary in size and number, and while they are often harmless, they can cause discomfort and potentially impact fertility.
Peripheral Artery Disease 101: Everything You Need to Know I VIP Interventional
Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD) - a condition affecting millions of people globally - represents a significant and increasing public health concern. This disease arises when the arteries in one's limbs narrow, causing restricted blood flow, leading to poor circulation and potentially severe health implications. Predominant risk factors such as smoking, high blood pressure, high cholesterol, diabetes, and aging can significantly amplify the probability of developing PAD. However, it's crucial to remember that PAD can affect anyone, irrespective of their health profile. In this blog post, we dive deeper into the world of PAD, exploring its causes, symptoms, and current treatment options so that you can make informed decisions about your health.
The Road to Wellness: Exploring Treatments for Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia I Vascular and Interventional Partners
What is Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia? Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH) is a condition in which the prostate gland becomes enlarged, leading to a variety of frustrating symptoms and health complications. The prostate gland is an essential organ located just below the bladder in men, responsible for producing semen and playing a crucial role in sexual function.
Spotlight on Health: 11 Celebrities Who Discovered the Magic of Minimally Invasive Procedures
Gone are the days when getting the care you need meant days of being confined to a hospital bed and long recovery times. Today, advancements in medical technology have brought about minimally invasive procedures that have revolutionized how we diagnose and treat conditions. This incredible field is known as Interventional Radiology. Interventional Radiology is a medical specialty that uses advanced imaging equipment, such as radiographs and ultrasound, to guide catheters and other small instruments through the body’s vascular network.
Can You Hear Your Own Heart Beat? Exploring Pulsatile Tinnitus I Vascular and Interventional Partners
Pulsatile Tinnitus is a complex condition that currently affects approximately five million Americans. Characterized by the perception of a pulsing, rhythmic noise that coincides with a patient’s heartbeat, this condition can be of great nuisance to those affected.
Hemorrhoidal Artery Embolization: Fast & Easy Treatment for Painful Hemorrhoids I Vascular & Interventional Partners
While most hemorrhoids go away on their own with dietary and lifestyle changes, some can persist for longer - this might be due to underlying issues or diseases. When internal hemorrhoids and rectal bleeding require more extensive treatment, hemorrhoidal artery embolization can provide relief without surgery or significant downtime.
“Inspiring Hope In The Face Of Cancer: Recognizing Innovative Breakthroughs For Liver Cancer Treatment” Vascular and Interventional Partners
At Vascular and Interventional Partners, we understand that cancer treatment is not only about physical healing but emotional healing as well. That’s why we intentionally provide our patients with the best care and treatment options available for liver cancer.
September is National Vascular Disease Awareness Month - How Much Do You Know?
Vascular disease is an umbrella term used to describe any condition that affects the circulatory system - the amazing network of arteries and veins that keep your body moving. There are two primary types of vascular disease: arterial disease and venous.
FAQs About Interventional Radiology
A growing number of Americans are avoiding their doctors at all costs, with feelings of fear and anxiety leading the charge. In fact, a 2022 study published by PatientPoint revealed some pretty shocking statistics on the matter.
6 Conditions That Interventional Radiology Can Help Treat
Interventional radiology is a remarkable medical sub-specialty that utilizes minimally-invasive, image-guided procedures to diagnose and treat a wide range of conditions. In this blog post, we will explore six of the primary conditions that we treat here at VIP Medical.
What to Expect During an Interventional Radiology Procedure”
Interventional radiology: The term may sound complex, even a bit intimidating. But don't worry; today's blog post is here to guide you through exactly what interventional radiology is and how it has the power to revolutionize healthcare as we know it!
Understanding Interventional Radiology: A Helpful Guide To The Basics
Interventional radiology is a rapidly growing subspecialty within the radiology field that is distinguished by a “less is more” approach to healthcare. Using numerous advancements in imaging technology, interventional radiologists are able to diagnose and treat a variety of conditions non-surgically.
Understanding the Benefits of Interventional Radiology: How Imaging-Guided Procedures are Changing Lives
The benefits include shorter recovery times, less pain, and reduced risk of complications, all while providing patients with the best possible outcomes. At VIP Medical, our team of highly skilled interventional radiologists utilizes the latest technology to offer advanced, cutting-edge procedures.