Interventional radiologists specialize in a field known as Interventional Oncology. This involves the use of imaging as a way to treat cancer through a variety of minimally-invasive technologies.
Working closely with oncologists, interventional radiologists perform a number of procedures to help diagnosis and treat cancer, including:
- Infusion Ports
- Tumor ablation
- Ascites and pleural effusion long-term drainage
- Needle Biopsy