Department of Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology

Department of Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology

Interventional Radiology is a medical sub-speciality of radiology utilizing minimally-invasive image-guided procedures to diagnose and treat diseases.

The Department renders support to all departments in CAPITOL for routine and emergent use of imaging technologies.


Available Services

Digital X-RAY

64 slice CT scan

1.5 Tesla MRI

4D ultrasound


Biliary intervention

Radio-Frequency (RF) /Laser ablation for varicose veins

Vascular interventional radiology procedures

Image-guided biopsy and drainage

Frequently Asked Questions

What kinds of services are offered for diagnostic imaging?

Nuclear medicine imaging, CT scans, MRIs, ultrasounds, and X-rays are just a few of the diagnostic imaging services that the department provides. Appropriate diagnosis and treatment planning depend on these services.

Can you tell me more about interventional radiology services offered?

Image-guided, minimally invasive procedures are used in interventional radiology to diagnose and treat a variety of conditions. Among the procedures we offer are angiography, angioplasty, stent placement, embolization, and biopsy.

How do I prepare for a radiology procedure?

Preparation depends on the type of procedure. You may need to fast, wear comfortable clothing, or stop certain medications. Specific instructions will be provided when you schedule your appointment.

How is patient safety during radiology procedures ensured by the department?

The Department of Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology places a high priority on patient safety by following stringent safety procedures and minimizing radiation exposure with the use of cutting-edge technology. Our staff has received extensive training in procedure-specific precautions and radiation safety.