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We found 4 interventional radiologists who accept Humana near Fort Lauderdale, FL.

Dr. Linda Anne Hughes, MD
Specializes in Vascular & Interventional Radiology, Diagnostic Radiology
1801 South Perimeter Road; Suite 180
Fort Lauderdale, FL
 

Dr. Linda Hughes' specialties are vascular & interventional radiology and diagnostic radiology. She is professionally affiliated with Broward Health. Dr. Hughes takes Coventry, United Healthcare HSA, and United Healthcare HMO, as well as other insurance carriers. She is open to new patients. She graduated from Boston University School of Medicine. Her training includes a residency program at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center. Distinctions awarded to Dr. Hughes include: Excellence In PharMacOlogy; Award For Radiology Research; and Award For Patient Care.

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Dr. David Henry Ring Jr., MD
Specializes in Vascular & Interventional Radiology, Diagnostic Radiology
1801 S Perimeter Road; Suite 180
Fort Lauderdale, FL
 

Dr. David Ring is a Fort Lauderdale, FL physician who specializes in vascular & interventional radiology and diagnostic radiology. He is affiliated with Broward Health. He attended medical school at the University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine. Dr. Ring trained at National Naval Medical Center for his residency. Amerigroup, Coventry, and Coventry Health Care Plans are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Ring accepts.

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Specializes in Vascular & Interventional Radiology, Diagnostic Radiology
450 East Las Olas Boulevard
Ft. Lauderdale, FL
 

Dr. Jackeline Gomez-Jorge's medical specialty is vascular & interventional radiology and diagnostic radiology. Dr. Gomez-Jorge's professional affiliations include Kendall Regional Medical Center and Mercy Hospital. She is an in-network provider for Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, in addition to other insurance carriers. She graduated from the University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine and then she performed her residency at Jackson Memorial Medical Center. She speaks Spanish.

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Specializes in Vascular & Interventional Radiology, Diagnostic Radiology
2805 East Oakland Park Boulevard; 452
Ft Lauderdale, FL
 

Dr. Marc Kaye is a vascular & interventional radiology and diagnostic radiology specialist. He takes United Healthcare Compass, United Healthcare Navigate, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield, in addition to other insurance carriers. He attended the University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine and then went on to complete his residency at Stanford University Medical Center. Dr. Kaye has received professional recognition including the following: Best Doctors Listing, Center for Consumer Studies and Best Doctors Listing. In addition to English, Dr. Kaye (or staff) speaks Spanish and Russian.

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What is Vascular & Interventional Radiology?

Vascular and interventional radiology, sometimes just called interventional radiology or abbreviated “VIR,” is a type of minimally invasive treatment done using only needles or catheters (tubes) and very tiny incisions in the body. Imaging, such as x-rays or ultrasound, is done from outside the body and used to guide the surgeon. Because the incisions are so small, this type of surgery offers less risk, less pain, and a faster recovery time to the patient.

Interventional radiology was first developed in the 1960s to treat blocked arteries, as an alternative to open bypass surgery. The technique was originally used only on blood vessels, which is where the word ‘vascular’ in the name comes from. These days it is still often used to treat blood vessel disorders, but also many other types of problems. Interventional radiology may be used to perform, among others:
  • Vascular treatments, such as the placement of stents or balloon angioplasty
  • Minimally invasive cancer treatments, such as biopsies, tumor ablation, or chemoembolization (delivering chemotherapy directly to a tumor via a catheter)
  • Uterine fibroid embolization
  • Varicose vein ablation

The device used for imaging during the surgery may be x-ray, ultrasound, fluoroscopy, or CT scan. Imaging allows the surgeon to see exactly what is happening without having to cut into a patient. Not only is recovery easier without major surgery, but outcomes are better with the precise detail that modern imaging can offer.