Dr. Gerald A. Niedzwiecki is recognized nationally as one of the nations leading Interventional Radiologists who specializes in minimally invasive, targeted treatments
performed using imaging guidance.
"21st Century Medicine" -Interventional
are an advance in medicine that replace open surgical procedures.
Interventional radiology is a rapidly growing area of medicine, with procedures
that are easier for the patient because they generally involve:
- no large incisions,
- less risk,
- less pain and
- shorter recovery times..
What are the advantages of Interventional Radiology?
Most procedures can be performed on an outpatient basis or require only a short
General anesthesia usually is not required.
Risk, pain and recovery time are often significantly reduced.
The procedures are sometimes less expensive than surgery or other alternatives.
Dr. Niedzwieckihas strived over the years to provide a level of care in Interventional
services on par with national leaders in the field of Interventional Radiology. The standard of care that Dr. Niedzwiecki's
practice offers is recognized nationally.
Dr. Niedzwiecki is one of 25 national core site investigators for the National Fibroid Registry and
has delivered lectures in the field on a regional and national level regarding proper techniques for fibroid
he is a member of the fibroid embolization task force of the Society of Interventional Radiology.
Dr. Niedzwiecki is one of 10 investigators nationally offering a new oncologic treatment known as Therasphere, for unresectable cancer in the liver,
as well as being one of the first Interventional Radiologists in the area to perform Radiofrequency Ablation for solid tumors.
Dr. Niedzwiecki remains one of the busiest Interventional Radiologists performing
Vertebroplasties for painful compression fractures, in the Tampa Bay area after
helping to introduce this technique to the region.