Mayo Clinic vascular medicine specialists treat virtually every kind of vascular disorder including:

Aortic aneurysms, aortic ulcers and dissections

  • Conventional open surgery of abdominal and thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysms
  • Minimal incision abdominal aortic aneurysm repair
  • Endovascular abdominal and thoracic aneurysm repair with stent grafts

Acute blood clots

  • Embolectomy, thrombectomy

Carotid, vertebral and aortic arch vessel disease

  • Carotid endarterectomy
  • Operations for carotid body tumors
  • Carotid angioplasty and stenting
  • Brachiocephalic artery angioplasty and stenting
  • Surgical repair of subclavian and innominate artery pathology
  • Vertebral artery reconstructions

Mesenteric vascular disease

  • Mesenteric and celiac artery bypass
  • Operations for median arcuate syndrome
  • Mesenteric aneurysms

Peripheral vascular disease (PVD) and critical limb ischemia

  • Endarterectomy and bypass
  • Angioplasty and stents

Renovascular disease

  • Renal artery endarterectomy and bypass
  • Ex-vivo renal artery reconstructions for renal aneurysms and fibromuscular dyplasia (FMD)
  • Renal artery angioplasty and stents

Thoracic outlet syndrome

  • Thoracic outlet decompression/1st rib resection

Treatment of vascular infections and complications

  • Surgery for vascular graft infections
  • Surgery for aortoenteric and aortocaval fistulas

Varicose veins and venous ulcers

  • Endovenous laser therapy (EVLT)
  • Subfascial endoscopic perforator veins surgery (SEPS)
  • Vein stripping, ambulatory phlebectomy
  • Endovascular and open surgical reconstruction for deep vein occlusions
  • Operations for deep vein valve incompetence

Venous tumors

  • Surgery for primary and secondary venous tumors
  • Vena cava reconstructions

Lymphedema and chylous complications

  • Lymphovenous anastomosis, treatment of lymphatic reflux
  • Operations for chylous ascites and chylothorax

Vascular malformations

  • Surgery for Klippel-Trenaunay syndrome
  • Treatment of arteriovenous fistulas

Vascular access surgery for renal failure patients

  • Arteriovenous shunts, fistulas