Vascular & Interventional Radiology Centre

Minimally invasive targeted treatment

Interventional Radiology is a specialty of radiology where image guided procedures using X-Ray, CT Scan, Ultrasound, MRI, Angio Machine and other imaging modalities are used to diagnosed and treat a whole range of medical conditions.

Interventional radiology is gaining popularity all over the world as it is minimally invasive and is a highly targeted procedure. Patients enjoy a shorter recovery period and experience less pain than open surgical procedures.

Among the procedures Nilai Medical Centre offers are:

Angio-Fluoroscopy which is widely used to facilitate interventional procedures

Venous Access Procedure

  • Permanent Cuff catheter insertion for dialysis
  • Non cuff catheter insertion for dialysis
  • Hickman's line insertion
  • Chemoport line insertion

Venogram and Venoplasty

  • Arterio-venous fistulogram
  • Fistuloplasty
  • Central venoplasty

Peripheral Artery

  • Arterioplasty eg PVD
  • Arterial stenting
  • Mechanical and drugs thrombolysis
  • Arterio-venous malformation embolisation
  • Pseudoaneurysm/aneurysm for stenting/embolisationn

Foreign Body Insertion and Removal

  • IVC filter insertion and removal
  • Foreign body removal


  • Nephrostomy
  • Antegrade ureteric stenting
  • Renal arterioplasty and stenting
  • Renal angiogram
  • Renal artery embolisation eg. Traumatic and non traumatic pseudoaneurysm, RCC preop embolisation

Sclerotherapy for Venous Malformation

CT/Ultrasound Guided Drainage or Biopsy


Bronchial/Pulmonary Artery

  • Diagnostic angiogram
  • Bronchial/pulmonary artery embolisation

Cerebral and Spine

  • Diagnostic angiogram


  • Mesenteric artery embolisation for trauma/non traumatic


  • Uterine artery embolisation
  • Fibroid embolisation
  • Balloon assisted and uterine artery embolisation for Placenta Previa