Pikeville Medical Center (PMC) continues to be a leader in healthcare in eastern Kentucky by offering medical subspecialties aimed at providing more comprehensive care for patients. PMC’s May Tower houses the hospital’s state-of-the-art Interventional Radiology (IR) suite. IR specializes in minimally invasive, image-guided procedures that diagnose and treat diseases in most every organ system in
Interventional Radiology (IR) is a medical sub-specialty of radiology. Due to advancements in technology and imaging equipment, interventional radiologists are able to approach conditions that once required surgery and treat non-surgically. Generally the procedures use needles and catheters, X-ray, ultrasound, MRI, CT and other imaging modalities. The treatment generally reduces infection rates, improves recovery times and shortens hospital stays.
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