kilpauk medical college chennai
kilpauk medical college chennai
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MBBS,MS (Gen. Surg.),MCh (Vascular Surg.)
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Apollo Speciality Hospitals OMR, Chennai
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A surgical speciality which deals with the surgical reconstruction, medical therapy, and minimally invasive catheter procedures of the disorders of the vascular system is known as vascular surgery. Vessels that carry lymph and blood through the body comprise the vascular system, also called the circulatory system. A surgeon who is trained in the diagnosis and management of disorders of the vascular system is called a vascular surgeon.
Who is a vascular surgeon?
Vascular surgeons are surgeons who perform surgeries for conditions associated with the vascular system, also known as the circulatory system, made up of vessels that carry lymph and blood from the body. Vascular surgeons perform surgical reconstruction and minimally-invasive catheter procedures.
What do vascular surgeons do?
Vascular surgeons perform surgeries on all parts of the vascular system except for intracranial vasculature and coronaries. They perform both endovascular techniques and open surgeries to treat vascular diseases.
How to consult a vascular surgeon online?
To consult a vascular surgeon online, click on the ‘Online Doctor Consultation’ section on the Apollo 24/7 app or website. Then type ‘Vascular surgery’ in the search bar to find a list of vascular surgeons along with their consultation timings. Choose one that suits your requirements and click on the ‘Consult’ button to book an appointment with a vascular surgeon.
Does a vascular surgeon treat all kinds of vascular system problems?
Yes a vascular surgeon treats all kinds of conditions associated with the vascular system.
When should I consult a vascular surgeon?
You should consult a vascular surgeon if you are diagnosed with vascular disease. Some of the conditions include atherosclerosis, deep vein thrombosis, lymphedema, pulmonary embolism, and varicose veins.
What do we call a vascular surgeon in simple words?
Vascular surgeons are simply specialists who treat diseases associated with veins and arteries.
Can I consult with a vascular surgeon anytime?
Yes, on Apollo 24/7, you can consult a vascular surgeon any time. Our vascular surgeons are available round-the-clock for online consultations. Just pick your preferred slot and book a consultation.
How do I choose the best vascular surgeons in India?
Apollo 24/7 has the best vascular surgeons in India who are available round-the-clock to offer you an online consultation. All our doctors are highly-qualified and experienced to ensure that all your health conditions are taken care of.
Does video consultation available with all vascular surgeons?
Yes, all vascular surgeons on the 24/7 platform offer video call consultations.
What symptoms indicate that I need to see a vascular surgeon?
Disorders of the vascular system are indicated by symptoms such as sores on your legs or feet that won’t heal, weakness or numbness in the leg, erectile dysfunction in men, painful cramping while walking or climbing stairs, and coldness in your legs or feet.
What surgeries do vascular surgeons perform?
Vascular surgeons perform a variety of surgeries to treat conditions of the vascular system. Some of these are vascular bypass grafting, amputation, thrombectomy, angioplasty, atherectomy, vein stripping, and endovenous laser treatment.
What are some of the conditions that vascular surgeons treat?
Some of the conditions that vascular surgeons treat are peripheral artery disease (PAD), varicose veins, atherosclerosis, deep vein thrombosis, pulmonary embolism (blood clots), critical limb-threatening ischemia (CLTI), fibromuscular dysplasia, and portal and renovascular hypertension.
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