What is Vascular Surgery?

Vascular surgery is the diagnosis and management of diseases of the vascular system including the arteries and veins.

Procedures may include medical therapy, minimally-invasive catheter procedures and surgical reconstruction. Christian Hospital offers both open and endovascular techniques for treatment of vascular diseases.

The Heart Center at Christian Hospital offers the latest surgical treatments for conditions of the vascular system including stroke prevention, PAD and varicose veins.

Our highly skilled team of vascular surgeons, interventional cardiologists and interventional radiologists treat an array of arterial and venous issues. Illnesses treated include:

  • Peripheral artery disease (PAD)
  • Open heart surgery due to poor coronary circulation or poorly functioning heart valves
  • Laser treatment to correct significant varicose vein disease
  • Abdominal aortic aneurysms
  • Carotid artery disease
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Renal artery stenosis

For more information on vascular surgery, call 314.747.9355 or 877.747.9355 or email us.