Interventional radiology in Caldwell, Idaho

West Valley Medical Center offers interventional radiology procedures that are minimally invasive alternatives to traditional techniques. Our interventional radiologists are experienced in treating patients using advanced technologies to diagnose and treat a variety of conditions.

For more information about our interventional radiology services, contact us at (208) 455-6500.

What is interventional radiology?

Interventional radiology (IR) is a sub-specialty of radiology using minimally invasive, image-guided procedures to diagnose and treat diseases. It uses the least invasive techniques to decrease your risk, pain and recovery time in comparison to traditional surgeries.

Interventional radiology procedures we offer

We work with Gem State Radiology, which has expanded its services to include the Caldwell area, to provide interventional radiology services, including:

  • Injection procedures for pain management
  • Placement of temporary and permanent catheters for dialysis
  • Evaluation and maintenance of existing arteriovenous (AV) grafts for dialysis patients
  • Placement and removal of inferior vena cava (IVC) filter for patients at risk for pulmonary embolism (blood clots in lungs)
  • Placement of ports and catheters for patients on long-term chemotherapy or the infusion of other medications
  • Placement of urology catheters and stents