Interventional Radiology is a speciality that offers a wide range of minimally invasive image guided procedures ranging from highly complex aneurysm repair to small joint injections. The British Society of Interventional Radiology provides some useful information on Interventional Radiology.
There are six Interventional Radiology labs in the Brunel building at Southmead Hospital that offer state of the art imaging facilities, providing diagnostics and treatment.
The Interventional Radiology labs are open from 8am - 8pm Monday to Friday with an emergency on-call service providing cover 24 hours a day 7 days a week.
After some procedures it may be necessary to remain in Hospital for a few hours. If this is the case you will be cared for in the Interventional radiology Day Case Unit.
Please feel free to contact the Imaging Contact Centre if you would like to change your appointment time.