About Vascular & Interventional Services

Spectrum Medical Group Vascular & Interventional Physicians specialize in minimally invasive image guided procedures for diagnosis and/or treatment of a broad range of conditions. 

Using sophisticated radiology images to guide their procedures, vascular & interventional physicians insert thin catheters (tubes) and other tiny instruments through the blood vessels and other pathways in the body to treat a variety of conditions without surgery.

Spectrum vascular & interventional physicians also offer innovative procedures such as vertebroplasty to treat back pain following vertebral collapse, uterine fibroid embolization for non-surgical treatment of fibroids, endovenous laser treatment for varicose veins, and neuro-endovascular therapy used to treat complex lesions of the head, neck, and spine.

We hope the information provided in our web site will help answer questions you may have about the full range of services we provide. Please feel free to contact us at any time with questions you may have.

Visit the Vascular & Interventional Physicians website at mainevascular.com

Patient Information for Vascular & Interventional Radiology

The Vascular and Interventional Physicians offer state-of-the-art minimally invasive image guided diagnostic and therapeutic treatment for a wide variety of medical conditions. Using sophisticated imaging (i.e., CT, MRI, Ultrasound) to guide their procedures, interventional radiologists, insert small instruments or tools, such as catheters or wires through blood vessels and other pathways in the body to treat a variety of conditions without surgery.

In addition to diagnostic and therapeutic treatments, our interventional radiologists provide consultative services for patients referred by their doctor for an expert opinion or specific therapy, as well as medical management. Please contact us for an appointment at the most convenient location:

Eastern Maine Medical Center
Maine Medical Center
Spectrum Medical Group – Vascular & Interventional Physicians Office

Spectrum Vascular & Interventional Physicians are board certified in Diagnostic Radiology as well as subspecialty certified in Interventional Radiology by the American Board of Radiology. The specialized training for interventional radiology is certified by the American Board of Medical Specialties.

Spectrum Vascular & Interventional Physicians offer innovative procedures such as:

  • Vertebroplasty – to treat back pain following vertebral collapse.
  • Uterine fibroid embolization – for non-surgical treatment of uterine fibroids.
  • Endovenous Laser Treatment – as a non-invasive treatment for symptomatic superficial venous insufficiency (varicose veins).
  • Neuro-Endovascular Therapy – used to treat complex lesions of the head, neck and spine

Clinical Research

Clinical Research

At Vascular & Interventional Physicians, we hold ourselves to the highest standard for not only practicing cutting-edge medicine, but evidence-based medicine to ensure our patients and our treatments are not just new, but safe and effective.

We also believe in helping our field, our colleagues and our patients by contributing to the medical knowledge on how best to treat difficult diseases. We are currently actively involved in or leading several large national multi-center clinical trials in the United States which include:

  • DVT Clinical Trial – NIH-sponsored U.S. trial for the best treatment of Deep Venous Thrombosis
  • Painful Bone Metastases Clinical Trial – NIH sponsored U.S. trial comparing cryotherapy to radiation therapy for the treatment of bone metastases
  • Liver Cancer Registry – U.S. Multi-Center clinical trial examining the safety and effectiveness of using a novel chemotherapy-delivering bead for the treatment of primary and metastatic liver cancers

By participating and leading these research trials, we assure our patients we are committed to offering them the latest in medical care and also help further the field of medicine.