A comprehensive spectrum of treatment procedures are being provided by medical experts of the VIRF Clinical Science Centre for the following disease conditions:

  1. Endovascular coil embolization or Pipeline (flow-diverter) reconstruction for cerebrovascular diseases such as cerebral aneurysm, arteriovenous malformation, arteriovenous fistula, dural arteriovenous fistula, dural carotid-cavernous fistula;
  2. Angioplasty and stenting for carotid stenosis or intracranial stenosis for prevention of ischaemic stroke;
  3. Endovascular aortic repair for aortic aneurysm or dissection;
  4. Transarterial therapy such as chemoembolization, radioembolization, transarterial ethanol ablation for liver cancer such as hepatocellular carcinoma or liver metastasis;
  5. Percutaneous loco-regional ablation such as radiofrequency ablation or microwave ablation for liver cancer such as hepatocellular carcinoma or liver metastasis;
  6. Uterine artery embolization for uterine fibroid.

Venue of hospital admission:

Private ward, 6A New Extension Block, Prince of Wales Hospital

Venue of treatment procedures:

Angiographic and interventional suite of Department of Imaging and Interventional Radiology, 2/F New Extension Block, Prince of Wales Hospital

Equipments and facilities at the venue:

  • Biplane angiographic equipment (DSA)
  • 3-Dimensional rotational angiography (3DRA)
  • Computed tomography (CT)
  • General anaesthesia
  • Ultrasonography
  • High intensity focused ultrasound
  • Radiofrequency ablation
  • Microwave ablation