Carotid Artery Blockage Treatment

Carotid Artery Blockage Treatment from Vascular & Interventional Radiology

By: Vascular & Interventional Radiology  04/21/2016
Keywords: Vascular Surgery, Spider Vein Treatment, Carotid Artery Blockage

Surgical treatment (open surgery or endarterectomy) is the standard therapy for carotid artery blockage. Treatment for healthy patients with this operation has been proven to be safe and effective. A newer procedure, called carotid artery stenting, is being used at VIR for minimally invasive carotid artery blockage treatment.

Keywords: Carotid Artery Blockage, Spider Vein Treatment, Vascular Surgery

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