Patient Care & Services

Patient Care & Services

Vascular disease is the number one cause of death and is often silent until complications arise. The Division of Vascular Surgery is recognized as a center of excellence for the treatment of aortic aneurysms, including abdominal, thoracic, and complex thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysms and aortic dissections; and also peripheral and visceral artery aneurysms. The patient is our focus and whenever possible, we offer the latest minimally invasive endovascular therapy.

Many patients with severe limb threatening conditions are often times referred to our group after being considered for amputation. Our highly skilled vascular surgeons have proven expertise in the management and treatment of vascular arterial and venous disease. The Division of Vascular Surgery provides comprehensive assessment and we offer minimally invasive methods for treating these conditions.

When it comes to strokes, our team offers the newest minimally invasive carotid stent procedure for the treatment of carotid artery disease. Cerebrovascular disease is the third leading cause of death in the nation. Our surgeons are recognized for outstanding results in the performance of carotid endarterectomy.

Venous disease is quite common, including varicose veins and chronic venous insufficiency. Deep venous thrombosis (DVT), afflict millions of people annually, resulting in deaths from pulmonary embolism (blood clot that travels to the lung). Deep venous thrombosis also leads to incompetent valves, resulting in crippling chronic venous insufficiency. The Division of Vascular Surgery provides comprehensive assessment of the causes of these problems, and we offer the newest minimally invasive methods of treating these conditions.