Our Approach to Treatment
Transradial catheterization is more technical and demanding to perform compared to more traditional interventions, but our surgeons believe it is safer and improves patient recovery and outcomes. Transradial interventions are the right thing to do for our patients because they:
- Shorten hospital stays
- Speed recovery
- Reduce complication risks, including bleeding and infections
Transradial catheterization, a minimally invasive procedure, is performed to diagnose and treat arterial disease by threading a catheter through an artery in the wrist rather than an artery in the groin.
Houston Methodist provides transradial catheterization at the following convenient locations: