The Specialist Series

Interventional Radiology

Interventional Radiology (I.R.) is a field truly like no other in medicine. The kinds of procedures that you can perform in I.R. are unique. You’ll find yourself frequently thrown into emergency situations that require your medical and procedural expertise. You may be all that stands between life and death for your patients. It’s an exciting field, and certainly not for the faint of heart.
If you like to perform complex and highly technical procedures, then I.R. may be for you!

If you’re a current or aspiring interventional radiologist, you’ll love these articles on the discipline of interventional radiology.

Podcast Episode 27 – “Women in Medicine: Be a Superheroine, not a Sidekick” with Dr. Barbara Hamilton

Episode 27 – Have you ever had the feeling that you “just don’t belong here”?  I think we all get caught with Imposter Syndrome at one time in our lives.  For women, this is especially common, especially in medicine.  Dr. Barbara Hamilton knows what it’s like to be a woman in a male-dominated specialty.  Blogging […]

5 Things to Know About a Career in Interventional Radiology

Thank you to our guest author Dr. Barbara Hamilton for this article.  Dr. Hamilton has built a successful interventional radiology career, and she also authors the popular blog Tired Superheroine.   There are so many specialties in medicine, how do you know which is right for you? Consider yourself lucky if you’ve been introduced to […]
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