Treatments available at KIMS Hospital
- Interventional radiology procedures
- Uterine artery embolisation for fibroids and adanomyosis
- Varicocoele embolisation
- Ovarian vein embolisation
Maidstone and Tunbridge Wells NHS Trust
Dr Aidan Shaw is a Consultant Interventional Radiologist with a keen interest in non-vascular intervention.
He completed his specialty training at Guy’s and St Thomas’ Hospitals, where he also trained for two years as an Interventional Radiology Fellow. He has attained experience in a wide range of non-vascular intervention including USS and CT guided biopsy and drainage, transjugular liver biopsy, central venous access (tunnelled lines, Portacaths, haemodialysis, Hickman and PICC lines), upper and lower gastrointestinal procedures (oesophageal, duodenal and colonic dilatation and stenting), biliary drainage and stenting, nephrostomy insertion and ureteric stents, tumour embolisation, tracheal and bronchial stenting, venous interventions (SVC and IVC stenting), IVC filter insertion and removal, lymphangiography and uterine fibroid embolisation.
He has a particular interest in embolisation techniques including uterine artery embolisation for fibroids and adenomyosis, ovarian vein embolisation for pelvic congestion syndrome and prostate artery embolisation for benign prostatic hyperplasia.