Services & Treatments

All of our patients undergo a thorough evaluation. Statistical evidence is used to weigh potential risks and benefits of intervention. We offer a complete diagnostic evaluation including non-invasive testing, CT or MR, and diagnostic arteriography.

After a complete evaluation, patient treatment plans range from 1) a return to their primary care provider for further non-interventional treatment, to 2) medical therapy including the newest drugs, to 3) vascular surgery, or 4) the most advanced and (when possible) minimally invasive interventional therapy. Some specific clinical services we offer, but are limited to, include:

Cancer therapies

  • Chemoembolization
  • Radiofrequency ablation
  • Radioembolization (brachytherapy treatment with radioactive beads)
  • Embolization

Men's health issues

Vascular disease

  • Peripheral arterial disease
  • Aneurysmal disease (abdominal aorta, thoracic, popliteal)
  • Aortic dissection
  • Angiomyolympomas
  • Abdominal aortic aneurysm
  • Carotid artery disease
  • Chronic venous insufficiency
  • Nonhealing wounds
  • Venous malformations/ulcers
  • Renal artery disease
  • Visceral artery disease
  • GI bleeding (treatment of)
  • Trauma (treatment of)
  • Hemoptysis (treatment of)
  • Portal hypertension
  • Arteriovenous malformations
  • Upper extremity vein occlusion
  • Varicose veins
  • Deep vein thrombosis


  • Abscess drainage
  • Angiography/Angioplasty
  • Aneurysm surgery
  • Biliary drainage and stenting
  • Biospy
  • Carotid endarterectomy
  • Dialysis access placement
  • Endovascular stent graft/minimally invasive procedures
  • Gastrostomy
  • Kyphoplasty
  • Lower extremity/leg bypass surgery
  • Nephrostomy
  • Pain management
  • Thrombolysis
  • TIPS
  • Vein ablation
  • Vena cava filters
  • Venous sampling for localization of endocrine disease
  • Vertebroplasty

Women’s health issues

  • Embolization
  • Fibroid tumors / Uterine fibroid embolization
  • Osteoporosis
  • Varicose veins
  • Vein ablation



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Provider Referrals: 612.672.7000

Administrative Offices: 612.884.0600

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