Uterine fibroids are non-cancerous growths of the uterus that can have a major impact on the reproductive system. For many women, these benign tumors can cause pelvic pain and heavy… Continue Reading
6 Common Myths About Peripheral Artery Disease
Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD) is a condition that occurs when arteries supplying organs and limbs are blocked or restricted by plaque. A condition most often diagnosed in those over the… Continue Reading
What is Embolization: Definition, Benefits, and Risks
One of the most challenging aspects of living with chronic bleeding is finding an effective minimally invasive treatment. The recent rise of Embolization—a procedure that closes blood vessels and provides… Continue Reading
Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month
Did you know that November is Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month? Pancreatic cancer is a disease that affects the pancreas, a small organ located behind the stomach that helps the body… Continue Reading
What is Knee Embolization?
Knee embolization is a minimally invasive treatment that can be used to relieve pain in the knee. It is a safe and effective alternative to more invasive treatments such as… Continue Reading
Understanding Treatment Options During Health Literacy Month
As we age, we gradually learn the importance of taking care of our bodies. Unfortunately, this often comes at a time when chronic conditions have already set in, and we… Continue Reading
Uterine Fibroids: When You Should See an Endovascular Specialist?
Uterine fibroids are benign, muscular tumors of the uterus that develop during a woman’s childbearing years. Over half of all women develop fibroids at some point in their lives, with… Continue Reading
What is Kyphoplasty?
Kyphoplasty is a procedure that is used to fix compression fractures commonly associated with osteopenia/osteoporosis. It helps to relieve pain, stabilize the bone, and restore some or all of a… Continue Reading
NEWS: ECCO’s Dr. Nutting Pioneers Knee Embolization in the US
Dr. Charles Nutting has been at the forefront of interventional radiology since he began practicing over 25 years ago. He is internationally recognized and has introduced many procedures and devices to… Continue Reading
Interventional Radiologists Are Known as the Doctor’s Doctor. Why?
Now you can call them too! Interventional Radiology (IR) has been around for over half a century, although few people other than doctors have heard about these endovascular specialists who… Continue Reading
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