Brief Introduction for Department of Interventional Radiology of the First Affiliated Hospital of Zhengzhou University
The department of interventional radiology of the First Affiliated Hospital of Zhengzhou University initiated at 1982, which is one of the earliest interventional centers in China.. Professor Shuxin Li returned from studying in the United States, led his student Yanhao Li , the first to carry out angiography and tumor chemotherapy embolization. In 1990, Professor Xinwei Han took the lead in the development of non-vascular interventional therapy under CT guidance in Henan province. In 1998, under the support of President Yintai Li, Professor Xinwei Han led professor Tianxiao Li (now working in the People's Hospital of Henan Province) first set up a Interventional radiology ward in Henan Province. Since then, our hospital interventional radiology’s work into a healthy development track.
Since July 2008, the Department has expanded four times to become China's largest interventional treatment team. At the same time, we also have one of the most complete sub-professional team in china. Our department is the center for Interventional Therapy Institute of Zhengzhou University and Interventional therapy and Clinical Research Institute of Henan Province. There are more than 160 professional and technical personnel, of which more than 40 doctors. We have 1 academician, 5 professors and 8 associate professors. 10 people have a doctor's degree in medicine, and 9 people are studying for a doctorate. More than 20 people with a master's degree. We have formed by minimally invasive interventional therapy for stroke, large artery disease and hybrid operation, massive hemorrhage, tracheal / esophageal stenosis and fistula, benign and malignant tumor, pathological and etiology of cholangiocarcinoma, Budd-Chiari syndrome, urogenital diseases, intervertebral disc diseases and gastroesophageal reflux disease. Especially in the interventional treatment of esophageal cancer and lung cancer’s surgical complications, we have created a number of new interventional techniques to solve a number of world medical problems. Professor Xinwei Han invented the "Han’s stent" has a high honor in the medical profession.
The center is a master and doctoral training points, so far has trained more than 30 graduate students.