An in-office carotid angiogram can be performed at Advanced Surgical Technology. This diagnostic test is used to reveal the cause of blood vessel blockage to the brain. A carotid angiogram allows our vascular surgeon to view the larger arteries in the neck that supply blood to the brain.
Benefits of undergoing a carotid angiogram
A carotid angiogram can provide several benefits:
- It may reveal that surgery is unnecessary
- It can provide a detailed view of the structure of the blood vessels to the face and brain
- It can reveal structural abnormalities in the artery
- It can help you avoid serious health problems