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Interventional Radiology


Bruce Bordlee, MD
Assistant Professor
Associate Program Director
Vascular and Interventional Radiology


James Caridi, MD
Chairman of Radiology
Professor of Vascular & Interventional Radiology


Brookes Ezell, MD
Assistant Professor
Section Chief Vascular and Interventional Radiology


Clinic Hours: Friday 9:00am to 12:00 pm.  Available 24hr, 7 days a week. Contact Theresa Adams (504) 988-3442

Available Procedures:

  • Ablation: Cryotherapy, RFA, Microwave
  • Angiography: diagnostic and therapeutic
  • Angioplasty and stent placement
  • Biliary diagnosis and treatment including transhepatic cholangiography, stenting, biopsy, stone removal, cholecystostomy, stricture dilatation
  • Bone marrow biopsy
  • BRTO
  • Carbon dioxide imaging  (https://www.backtable.com/podcast/70/co2-angiography)
  • CTO/CLI procedures (chronic total occlusion/chronic limb ischemia)
  • Deep vein thrombosis
  • Dialysis access diagnosis and percutaneous repair
  • Embolization therapy
  • EVAR: endovascular aortic repair
  • Fiducial placement pre radiotherapy
  • Foreign body removal
  • Gastrostomy and Gastrojejunostomy tubes
  • J tube replacement
  • Imaging guided biopsies and drainages
  • IVC filter placement and removal
  • Nephrostomy / neproureteral / JJ catheter placement
  • Pelvic congestion syndrome
  • Portal vein diagnostic and interventional procedures including portal vein embolization
  • Pulmonary embolus therapy
  • TACE: transarterial chemoembolization
  • Thrombolysis
  • TIPS
  • Venous access catheters including extreme access
  • Y90 TARE: Transarterial radioembolization