Vascular Surgery Overview
Northwestern Medicine vascular surgeons are dedicated to providing comprehensive treatment and care to patients with vascular disease, using the newest techniques for the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of circulatory problems. Our multidisciplinary approach strives to provide quality patient care, improve clinical outcomes, and decrease complications and re-admission rates.
The Bluhm Cardiovascular Institute is comprised of highly skilled surgeons who work with a multidisciplinary clinical team committed to providing outstanding, comprehensive care. This team achieves among the highest survival rates in the nation for cardiovascular surgery. Bluhm Cardiovascular Institute vascular surgeons practice within the Center for Vascular Disease.
Identifying vascular disease in the early stages is key to improving long-term clinical outcomes. The vascular laboratory provides advanced diagnostic tests seven days a week and is staffed by board-certified vascular surgeons and registered vascular technologists.