Our Technology

Our Technology

Advanced Clinical Services and Technology

Cardiothoracic and Vascular

  • Hybrid Operating Room
  • Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation (TAVI)
  • Ventricular Assist Device (VAD) Program using the Heartmate II
  • Medtronic CRYO balloon for atrial fibrillation (epicardial ventricular tachycardia ablation)
  • ECMO or Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation
  • Heart Alert
  • Therapeutic Hypothermia
  • Thoracic Oncology Services (with Pulmonary Medicine)


  • Neurosurgery program (adult & pediatrics)
  • Neuro-interventional procedures
  • Epilepsy Monitoring Inpatient Unit
  • Movement Disorders & Deep Brain Stimulation
  • Primary Stroke Center & Stroke Alert program


  • Limb deformity correction procedures
  • Limb lengthening procedure
  • Joint replacement program
  • Anterior approach hip replacements
  • Computer-assisted knee replacements

Spine Center

Digestive Diseases

  • EUS - Endoscopic Ultrasound
  • ERCP
  • IBD Center for Crohn's and Ulcerative Colitis

Imaging Services

  • Advanced medical imaging (64-slice CT, 3 T MRI & PET/CT)
  • MR Profusion and Enterography
  • Advanced Interventional Radiology procedures, such as
    • Peripheral Embolizations
    • Chemoembolization
    • Radiofrequency Ablations
    • Cryoablation
  • Nationally-recognized Breast Care Center with Large-Format Pathology and digital mammography


  • Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
  • Robotic-assisted surgery for cardiac, urology, gynecology
  • Advanced laparoscopic techniques in general surgery
  • Brain Lab Navigation

Pulmonary Medicine

  • Advanced Interventional Pulmonary procedures
  • Thoracic Oncology Services (coordinated with CTVS)

Carilion Clinic Cancer Center

  • CyberKnife Stereotactic Radiosurgery for inoperable tumors, the first facility in Virginia to offer this technology
  • High Dose Radiation (HDR) Brachytherapy
  • Linear Accelerators with IMRT
  • Selective Internal Radiation (SIR) Spheres for treatment of liver cancer
  • Prostate Brachytherapy Radioactive Seed Implants
  • Mohs surgery

Obstetrics and Gynecology

  • Advanced gynecologic oncology including:
  • Single site/port hysterectomy
  • Minimally invasive surgery for gynecology, including the da Vinci Robotic Surgical System
  • In-office chemotherapy and industry-sponsored research trials and participation in National Cancer Institute sponsored research
  • Advanced urogynecologic services including:
  • Interstim therapy for bladder incontinence
  • Fecography for fecal incontinence

Carilion Clinic Children's Hospital

  • Sub-specialty physicians and clinics in surgery, cardiology, pulmonology, gastroenterology, dentistry, allergy & immunology, rheumatology, orthopaedics, hematology & oncology, neurosurgery, and developmental pediatrics
  • Neonatal and Pediatric Intensive Care Units
  • Inpatient children's facility
  • Pediatric emergency department
  • Specialized transport team

Level One Trauma Center

  • Air Ambulance Service (Life Guard)