Angiography is a procedure that uses x-rays to take pictures of the arteries and blood vessels. It is a branch of diagnostic imaging that includes plain radiography, fluoroscopy and mammography.

Angiogram & angioplasty: what to expect

Please watch the video to familiarize yourself with angiograms and angioplasty procedures. Dr. Eric Cohen provided this video from Sunnybrook Hospital, Toronto, Ontario.


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Interventional Radiology (IR)

Interventional Radiology (IR) is a technologically advancing branch of angiography. This medical specialty is devoted to advancing patient care through innovative high-quality diagnostic imaging equipment and minimally invasive therapy.

Learn more about Interventional Radiology (IR)

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  • Angiography at Jim Pattison Pavilion - Vancouver General Hospital

    899 West 12th Avenue Vancouver
  • Angiography at Koerner Pavilion - UBC Hospital

    2211 Wesbrook Mall Vancouver
  • Angiography at Lions Gate Hospital

    231 East 15th Street North Vancouver
  • Angiography at Richmond Hospital

    7000 Westminster Highway Richmond, BC V6X 1A2