OverviewBy Mayo Clinic Staff
Mayo Clinic vascular and endovascular surgeons treat blood vessel and lymphatic system conditions (vascular diseases).
Surgeons perform a full range of vascular and endovascular procedures, including:
- Endovascular or open repair of abdominal aortic aneurysms, thoracic aortic aneurysms, and thoracoabdominal aneurysms, including fenestrated and branched stent grafts
- Open surgical reconstructions and balloon angioplasty and stenting in all vascular areas
- Carotid endarterectomy and carotid artery stenting
- Bypass surgery and endovascular therapy for peripheral artery disease and gangrene of the limbs
- Endovascular and open surgical treatment for peripheral artery aneurysms
- Endovascular surgical intervention, such as angioplasty and stenting, in all vascular areas
- Endovenous laser therapy treatment, radiofrequency ablation or subfascial endoscopic perforator surgery for varicose veins and venous ulcers
- Endovascular and open surgical reconstruction for deep vein occlusions
- Hemodialysis access
- Treatment of vascular malformations, median arcuate ligament and nutcracker syndromes, lymphedema, and chylous effusions
Why choose Mayo Clinic
- Experience and expertise. Mayo Clinic vascular surgeons have expertise and experience in diagnosing and treating common, complex and rare vascular diseases. Surgeons also develop and use new, minimally invasive endovascular procedures.
- Team approach. Mayo Clinic vascular surgeons work with doctors trained in vascular medicine, heart conditions (cardiovascular diseases), nervous system conditions (neurology), physical medicine and rehabilitation, and diagnostic and interventional radiology) to diagnose and treat your condition.
- Research. Mayo Clinic doctors and researchers actively study causes, diagnosis and treatment options for vascular diseases and conduct clinical trials.