Gastroentrerology

Gastroentrerology

• Transjugular Intrahepatic Portosystemic Shunt (TIPS) Placement and Revisions: Placement performed at the hospital; revisions can be performed in the hospital or at our office.


• Balloon-occluded Retrograde Transvenous Obliteration (BRTO): A newer procedure that is highly effective for stopping or preventing gastrointestinal bleeding secondary to gastric varices


• Chemoembolization and Bland Embolization for Liver Tumors


• Embolization for Gastrointestinal Bleeding


• Transjugular Liver Biopsy: An excellent alternative biopsy approach for patients prone to bleeding and/or with ascites that makes standard percutaneous liver core biopsy risky


• Endovascular Treatment of Acute and Chronic Mesenteric Ischemia


• Placement and Exchange of Gastrostomy (G), Gastrojejunostomy (GJ),
and Jejunostomy (J) Feeding Tubes


• Biliary Drainage (Percutaneous Cholangiography or PTC), Stenting, and Biopsy for Benign and Malignant Biliary Obstruction


• Paracentesis, Abdominal PleurX (malignant), and Denver Shunt Placement for Ascites Management


• Splenic Embolization