Vascular Surgery refers to surgery of the body’s blood vessels, excluding the heart. Vascular surgery procedures can be grouped in to the following categories:
Stroke related procedures involve improving the circulation of the brain, carotid arteries and vertebral arteries.
Arterial blockage treatment involves improving circulation to the arms or legs through the use of lasers, balloon dilation, bypass graft or other surgical devices.
Vein disorder therapy involves dissolving or removing blood clots and/or malfunctioning veins.
Vascular Access Surgery involves the surgical creation of avenues to the circulatory system for long term chemotherapy, dialysis, or antibiotic administration.
Some of the most common Vascular Surgery procedures include:
- Abdominal Aneurysm Repair
- Carotid Artery Surgery
- Endovascular Surgery
- Peripheral Vascular Bypass Surgery
- Varicose Vein Therapy