Love Your Heart: A Cleveland Clinic Podcast

What is Coronary Brachytherapy?

November 21, 2023 Cleveland Clinic Heart & Vascular Institute
Love Your Heart: A Cleveland Clinic Podcast
What is Coronary Brachytherapy?
Show Notes

Coronary artery disease occurs when plaque builds up in the arteries that supply blood to your heart. One treatment option is coronary brachytherapy. Brachytherapy uses radiation to prevent scar tissue growth and keep your arteries open. Dr. Stephen Ellis provides an overview of coronary brachytherapy treatment.