Dr. M. V. Chalapathi Rao - First Interventional Radiologist in the twin states of Telangana and Andhra Pradesh to start Endovenous Laser treatment of varicose veins
Dr. M. V. Chalapathi Rao is a Senior Interventional Radiologist at Dr Chalapathi Rao’s IR Centre, Hyderabad and visiting consultant to few major corporate hospitals in Hyderabad.
Till recently he was Head of the Department of Radiology and Interventional Radiologist at Krishna Institute of Medical Sciences(KIMS), Hyderabad.
He did MBBS from Rangaraya Medical College, Kakinada and did M.D.(Radiology) from Guntur Medical College, Guntur. He had worked as a Senior Registrar at Nizam’s Institute of Medical Sciences(NIMS), Hyderabad. He got trained in vascular and neuro interventions at KEM Hospital, Mumbai.
Varicose veins: Pooling of blood in the veins from weak valves resulting in enlarged, swollen vessels causing pain and ulceration.
Various interventional therapies exist to treat cancers.Transarterial chemoembolization - Delivering cancer treatment ...
Uterine fibroids: These are non-cancerous growths of the muscular portion of the uterus, which may cause pain and heavy bleeding.
Spinal fractures: Vertebroplasy and kyphoplasty, the percutaneous injection of biocompatible cement into fractured vertebrae, are two available treatments for vertebral fractures.
Stroke: A neurological condition occurring when the brain is starved of oxygen and nutrients resulting from the blockage of blood vessels supplying it (ischemic stroke).
Hemoptysis(Coughing of blood), Haematemesis(Blood vomitings), Epistaxis(Bleeding from nose) can be treated by interventional radiologists
Bile Duct Obstruction: Patients with liver cancer, bile duct cancer and hepatobiliary pathology may experience obstruction of bile ducts.
Renal artery stenosis: A narrowing of the arterial supply of the kidneys, which may result in high blood pressure (hypertension)