Microwave ablation use microwave energy (created by electromagnetic radiation) to heat up and destroy (ablate) diseased tissues. It is commonly used to treat:
The interventional radiology experts at the University of Miami Health System use imaging technology to perform this procedure and ensure only cancerous tissue is harmed, while keeping healthy tissue intact.
Why Choose Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center?
Expert care from highly trained interventional radiologists. Our interventional radiologists and radiology specialists are experts in a variety of minimally invasive procedures — everything from treatments to clear blocked blood vessels to advanced cancer therapies like NanoKnife®.
Leading-edge imaging care in South Florida. Our doctors are also researchers discovering new ways to improve diagnosis and treatment. That means you can get some of today’s most promising advancements through clinical trials. You benefit from the latest developments that are fast-tracked from the lab to the bedside.