Erlanger East Hospital features the latest in non-invasive diagnostic technology and procedures to provide the clearest possible picture of your heart and vascular health. These state-of-the-art services are available on an outpatient and inpatient basis, depending on your health needs.
Cardiovascular Interventional Radiology Lab
Erlanger East Hospital’s Cardiovascular Interventional Radiology (CVIR) Lab now offers residents in East Hamilton County and North Georgia state-of-the-art technology and procedures right in their own backyard. With the most advanced equipment and skilled clinicians patients don’t have to travel far to receive care.
The Erlanger East Hospital’s CVIR Lab gives patients a broad range of leading-edge heart, vascular and interventional radiology care close to home including:
- Left and Right Cardiac Catheterizations
- Peripheral angiography to cerebral, carotid and lower extremity.
- Pressure Wire
- Intravascular Ultrasound
- Elective or low-risk coronary and peripheral interventions including ballooning, stenting, and atherectomy of plaque filled arteries.
- Paracentesis and Thoracentesis
- Port-a-cath insertion
- Other low-risk interventional radiology procedures
Echocardiology and Vascular Ultrasound Services
The echocardiology and vascular ultrasound services at Erlanger East Hospital provide a full range of adult echocardiogram and vascular ultrasounds—available on an outpatient and inpatient basis.
- Transthoracic Echo
- Limited Echo
- Echo with Bubble Study
- Carotid Ultrasound
- Venous Ultrasound—Lower & Upper Extremity
- Arterial Ultrasound—Lower & Upper Extremity
- Arterial Lower Physiologic Studies – ABIs
- Arterial Upper Physiologic Studies
- Aorta Duplex
- Mesenteric Artery Duplex
- Rental Artery Duplex