Interventional Radiology Nurse
Department of Radiology
Interventional oncology is the treatment of cancer and cancer-related problems using minimally invasive, targeted treatments performed under imaging guidance. These procedures are performed by board certified physicians specializing in interventional radiology.
Services provided include:
Cancer diagnosis using imaging guided biopsy techniques.
Cancer treatment using local targeted treatments to a variety of organ systems. This includes, advanced tumor ablation
, radiofrequency ablation, alcohol ablation, as well as chemoembolization.
Palliative care, including drainage tubes, feeding gastrostomy tubes and venous access.
John Stoddard Cancer Center works in partnership with the Interventional Oncologists at Iowa Radiology.