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Victor J. Davila, M.D.

  1. Vascular Surgeon


  1. Phoenix, Arizona



Victor J. Davila, M.D., is a consultant and vascular surgeon in the Department of Surgery at Mayo Clinic in Arizona.

Dr. Davila performs all aspects of vascular surgery, including treatment for arterial and venous disease. He specializes in open and endovascular techniques in all vascular specialties, with experience in cerebrovascular, extremity, aortic and visceral interventions. Dr. Davila is frequently called to assist in planning and executing multidisciplinary procedures, which may require vascular reconstruction, most frequently with neurosurgery, urology, orthopedic surgery and surgical oncology. He also performs spine exposures for the Department of Neurosurgery.

Dr. Davila takes innovative approaches to treat complex vascular diseases with a focus on minimally invasive techniques to enhance the outcomes of patients.

Resident and fellow education is a primary focus for Dr. Davila. He is currently the program director for the Vascular Surgery Fellowship Program and associate program director for the General Surgery Residency Program. In addition, he serves on multiple committees relating to surgical services.

Dr. Davila has served as the faculty advisor for the general surgery interest group at the Mayo Clinic Alex School of Medicine, for which he served as a mentor to medical students, residents and fellows pursuing general surgery and surgical subspecialty training. He is the associate director of the Center for Procedural Innovation at Mayo Clinic in Arizona, which provides simulation experiences, education and innovation in a learning environment designed to optimize their procedural skills.

  1. Aortic aneurysm
  2. Aortoiliac disease
  3. Carotid artery disease
  4. Cerebrovascular disease
  5. Mesenteric ischemia
  6. Renovascular disease
  7. Varicose vein
  1. Aneurysm surgery
  2. Angioplasty
  3. Carotid angioplasty and stenting
  4. Carotid endarterectomy
  5. Endovascular treatment
  6. Femoral endarterectomy
  7. Hemodialysis vascular access surgery
  8. Vascular bypass surgery
  9. Vascular stenting
  • Aortic aneurysms
  • Aortic aneurysm repair
  • Aortoiliac surgery
  • Cerebrovascular disease
  • Dialysis access
  • EVAR
  • Iliac artery endofibrosis
  • Inferior vena cava surgery
  • Lower extremity bypass
  • Lower extremity vascular disease
  • Mesenteric artery bypass
  • Mesenteric arterial disease
  • Peripheral vascular disease
  • Renal artery bypass
  • Upper extremity bypass
  • Upper extremity vascular disease
  1. 2016
    Visiting FellowKlinikum Sud
  2. 2016
    Fellowship - Advanced AorticMayo Clinic
  3. 2016
    SubSpec FellowVascular Surgery Advanced Aort, Programs in Rochester, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  4. 2016
    FellowVascular Surgery, Surgery, Programs in Arizona, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  5. 2014
    Residency - General SurgeryMount Sinai Medical Center
  6. 2014
    Chief Resident - General SurgeryMount Sinai Medical Center
  7. 2014
    Chief Resident - Trauma ServiceMount Sinai Medical Center; Hollywood Memorial Regional Hospital
  8. 2009
    MD - MedicineNew Jersey Medical School, Rutgers University
  9. 2005
    Post-Baccalaureate StudiesDepartment of Epidemiology, University of Minnesota School of Public Health
  10. 2004
    BA - Dual Major in Biology and EconomicsWashington University


  1. 2017
    Vascular SurgeryAmerican Board of Surgery
  2. 2014
    General SurgeryAmerican Board of Surgery

Awards and honors

  1. 2015
    Top Gun Competition WinnerSociety for Clinical Vascular Surgery
  2. 2012
    Resident of the Year AwardMount Sinai Medical Center; Department of General Surgery
  3. 2012
    Resident of the Year AwardMount Sinai Medical Center
  4. 2011
    Professionalism Award RecipientMount Sinai Medical Center

Professional memberships

  1. 2020 - present
    Program DirectorVascular Surgery Fellowship, Programs in Arizona, Mayo Clinic School of Graduate Medical Education
  2. 2019 - present
    MemberPractice Optimization and Acceleration Committee, Clinical Practice Committee, Mayo Clinic Committees
  3. 2018 - present
    Faculty AdvisorGeneral Surgery Interest Group, Programs in Arizona, Mayo Clinic School of Graduate Medical Education
  4. 2018 - present
    MemberLaser Safety Subcommittee, Environmental Health, Safety and Security Subcommittee, Clinical Practice Committee
  5. 2018 - present
    Associate DirectorCenter for Procedural Innovation, Executive Operations Team, Mayo Clinic Arizona Committees
  6. 2018 - present
    MemberVascular and Endovascular Surgery Society
  7. 2018 - present
    MemberSociety for Clinical Vascular Surgery
  8. 2017 - present
    Associate Program DirectorGeneral Surgery Residency Program, Programs in Arizona, Mayo Clinic School of Graduate Medical Education
  9. 2017 - present
    MemberTransfusion Practice Subcommittee, Hospital Practice Subcommittee, Clinical Practice Committee
  10. 2016 - present
    MemberAmerican College of Surgeons
  11. 2016 - present
    MemberSociety for Vascular Surgery
  12. 2013 - 2014
    MemberMount Sinai Medical Center; Surgical Review Committee