May 31, 2022Patient Stories, Treatments

Uterine Fibroid Embolization for uterine fibroid pain relief without surgery

Deanna V. chose Uterine Fibroid Embolization for uterine fibroid pain relief without surgery. Uterine fibroid embolization is a minimally-invasive procedure that relieves pelvic pain caused by fibroids. Fibroids are irregular growths in the uterus that develop during child-bearing years. While many women will develop fibroids in their lives, often without symptoms, fibroids can erode one’s […]

April 19, 2022Patient Stories, Treatments

Patient Stories: Jim Z. Has Great Things to Say About Richard Coursey, MD

We talked with Jim Z. after his procedure with RIA Endovascular. He had great things to say about his experience and his doctor, Richard Coursey, MD. What problems were you having before you came to RIA Endovascular? When I came to RIA I was having severe neck and shoulder pain with tingling down my left […]

April 5, 2022Patient Stories, Physician's Perspective, Treatments

Portal Vein Thrombosis / TIPS Treated by Matt Gipson, MD

On March 10, Matt Gipson, MD, performed a thrombectomy procedure on a 69 year-old male. Patient Notes: •Presented to the ER with Portal Vein Thrombosis, Bacteremia, Metastatic CA, Cirrhosis, Hypertension •Pre-Portal Vein Pressure 24 mm hg| Post-Portal Vein Pressure 19 mm hg •Positioned supine under general anesthesia •R. IJ access with 10F sheath for IVUS […]