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Interventional Radiology

Phone: 616-685-5420 or 616-685-6204

Fax: 616-685-8975

Hours: Monday-Friday, 7:30 AM-5:30 PM

Emergency After Hours Phone: 616-685-5907

Two state-of-the-art special procedures suites offer a wide variety of diagnostic and therapeutic services. These include digital subtraction angiography, balloon angioplasty, thrombolysis of clots in the arterial and venous system, hemodialysis graft and fitsula declottings and angioplasty, TIPSS, embolization, as well as biliary and vascular stent placement. Central venous access using PICC lines, tunneled catheters and subcutaneous ports are also offered. Needle biopsies, tube placement and abscess drainages are also performed. All patients are monitored by specially trained registered nurses utilizing continuous EKG, pulse oximetry and non-invasive blood pressure. Sedation is routinely administered for most procedures.