Vascular surgery is a common treatment option for diseases of the arterial, venous, and lymphatic systems. The surgeons of Franciscan Health use advanced technology and minimally invasive techniques for vascular surgery.
Vascular diseases – diseases in blood vessels outside the heart – are often caused by conditions that clog or weaken blood vessels or that damage valves that control blood flow in veins. Vascular diseases can lead to a variety of serious conditions including strokes or heart attacks. Diseases that may require vascular surgery include:
At Franciscan Health, our vascular surgeons specialize in the diagnosis and repair of damaged blood vessels. Our surgeons offer a multidisciplinary approach to vascular problems, combining the expertise of fellowship-trained specialists in both vascular surgery and endovascular interventions.