Cardiovascular Services

Interventional Procedures

We remain on the cutting edge of the latest treatment options. Apoor Gami, M.D., was among the first in the country to use new cryoballoon technology to treat atrial fibrillation, which is the most prevalent heart rhythm disorder in the country.

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Interventional Cardiac Procedures


  • Balloon angioplasty
  • Coronary stent insertion
  • Fractional flow rates
  • Impella (left ventricular device)
  • Impella 2.5
  • Impella 4.0
  • Intracoronary ultrasound
  • Left heart catheterization
  • Myocardial cardiac biopsy
  • Radial artery catheterization
  • Right heart catheterization
  • Rotational atherectomy
  • Trans-esophageal echo (TEE)


  • Cardiac ablation therapies, including cryo ablation
  • Cardioversions
  • Electrophysiology studies
  • Implants
    • Cardiac resynchronization therapy - defibrillator (CRT-D)
    • Cardiac resynchronization therapy - pacemaker (CRT-P)
    • Implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD)
    • Loop recorder
    • Pacemaker
  • Pulmonary vein ablation (Atrial Fibrillation)
  • Tilt-table exam

Interventional Radiology Procedures

  • Abdominal aortic aneurysom (AAA) endografts
  • AAA endoleak repair
  • Arterial embolization procedures, including vascular malformations, uterine fibroids, acute bleeding and cancer therapy
  • Image guided ablation procedures (including radiofrequency ablation, cryoablation, microwave ablation) using CT, ultrasound, fluoroscopy or MRI
  • Image guided percutaneous biliary drainage procedures and interventions (excluding endoscopic techniques)
  • Image guided placement of nephrostomy tubes and ureteral stents done through a percutaneous route
  • IVC filter placement and retrieval
  • Mesenteric angiography and mesenteric angioplasty and/or stents, including celiac, superior mesenteric or interior mesenteric arteries
  • Percutaneous vertebroplasty, kyphoplasty and sacroplasty
  • Peripheral arterial thrombolysis
  • Renal angiography with angioplasty and/or stent placement
  • Venous interventions, including:
    • Percutaneous dialysis graft/fistula interventions
    • Venous ablation procedures, including laser ablation and RF ablation of venous insufficiency (excluding cardiac ablation)
    • Venous angioplasty and stent placement
    • Venous interventions, including varicocele embolization, pelvic congestion syndrome embolization and TIPS procedures
    • Venous thrombolysis
Elmhurst Memorial Healthcare Network

This site is part of the Elmhurst Memorial Healthcare network of Web sites, which covers a variety of topics using the same philosophy: When it comes to medical care, we know that you have a lot of options. And we want you to know that you're more than a patient to us. You're an individual. We would appreciate the opportunity to provide you with state-of-the-art medical care and down-to-earth, personalized attention.

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