Vascular Treatments & Interventions
The Vascular Center at St. Anthony North Hospital offers cardiac specialists and advanced capabilities, including a state-of-the-art cath lab, for providing effective vascular treatments and interventions, immediately and at a moment's notice if necessary. Interventional physician specialists at St. Anthony North Hospital provide catheter based cardiac and vascular interventions using some of the most advanced technology.
- Atheroscopy and Catheter Based Vascular Interventions - At the St. Anthony Vascular Center, we have the right technology for the right situation. Depending on the level of disease, there are a number of interventions our interventional physician specialists can utilize including balloon angioplasty, stenting or stent-grafts and some of the latest technology including the Diamondback 360® Orbital PAD System for CLI Treatment and SilverHawk®.
- Vein Ablation - The Wound Care Center at St. Anthony Hospital offers advanced care for patients who have venous reflux disease, commonly recognized by varicose veins, leg heaviness and swollen limbs. Learn more about venous reflux disease and the VNUS Closure® Procedure, an alternative treatment option to traditional vein stripping surgery, brings state-of-the-art technology to an age-old disease.
- Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy (Non-invasive) - Hyperbaric oxygen therapy is a safe and evidence-based treatment proven to speed the healing process in certain types of wounds and is available in the Wound Care Center at St. Anthony Hosptal.It can help reduce swelling, fight infection, and build new blood vessels, ultimately producing healthy tissue. It is also effective in fighting certain types of infections, improving circulation, in stimulating growth of new blood vessels, and in treating crush injuries, osteomyelitis, compromised skin grafts and flaps, brown recluse spider bites, and diabetic wounds of the lower extremities.
Plaque Build Up
Animation demonstrating clearing arterial plaque build up. Courtesy of Diamond Back 360®.