Many people are afraid to make a trip to the doctor. Hesitating to schedule a checkup could happen for many reasons, but most people avoid going to the doctor out of fear of what they may find. However, the thought of finding something serious can be nerve-rattling, but it’s still crucial to keep up with […]
Recent medical advances have aided in the fight against cancer. One medical advancement that has been a critical weapon against cancer is tumor ablation. For those who need a minimally invasive option to battle their illness, tumor ablation can help. Here are a few things you should know about how it works and if it
Patients undergoing cancer therapies can benefit from certain interventions, many of which are performed by a vascular specialist. At the Metropolitan Vascular Institute in Waldorf, MD, we perform a variety of these treatments. They include mediports, biopsies, tumor embolization or ablation, kyphoplasty or vertebroplasty, central lines, and IVC filter placement. Mediports A mediport is a small
While a diagnosis of cancer can be scary, the process of treatment doesn’t have to be. At Metropolitan Vascular Institute in Waldorf, MD, we provide a wide range of services that can make receiving treatment easy. One way in which we can do this is by providing solutions such as mediports. What is a mediport?