Interventional Radiologists Treating Liver Cancer


Did you know that interventional radiologists—like the doctors at Precision VIR—are playing a huge role in the treatment of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC)? An article on Star2.com explains how radiologists are increasing survival rates at different stages of HCC. Transarterial chemoembolization (TACE), a leading treatment for HCC, is traditionally recommended only for intermediate stage liver cancer according … Continue reading Interventional Radiologists Treating Liver Cancer

Interventional Oncology


Introduction Precision Vascular & Interventional offers new and expanded opportunities to investigate cancer therapies that use imaging technology to diagnose and treat localized cancers in ways that are precisely targeted and minimally or non-invasive. By use of advanced imaging technologies located at the Clinical Center, including cutting-edge magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), positron emission tomography (PET), … Continue reading Interventional Oncology

Colorectal Cancer


Overview Colorectal cancer, or colon cancer, occurs in the colon or rectum. As the graphic below shows, the colon is the large intestine or large bowel. The rectum is the passageway that connects the colon to the anus. Colon cancer, when discovered early, is highly treatable. Even if it spreads into nearby lymph nodes, surgical … Continue reading Colorectal Cancer

Secondary Hepatic Malignancies: Hepatobiliary & Pancreas Diseases


Overview Many recent advances in medicine and surgery have made it possible to successfully treat, and sometimes cure, cancers that were previously considered incurable. At Precision Vascular & Interventional, these advances have been incorporated into a multidisciplinary approach that can offer treatment for most patients who have developed metastatic liver lesions from malignant tumors such … Continue reading Secondary Hepatic Malignancies: Hepatobiliary & Pancreas Diseases