Vascular Disease primarily affecting the first branch point of arteries going to the legs.
- Iliac artery aneurysm
Ballooning of the artery. Once it reaches a certain size threshold repair is recommended to prevent rupture.Read More
- Iliac artery occlusive disease
Blockage of these arteries can lead to impotence (loss of sexual function in men), thigh and buttock pain with walking and rarely nonhealing wounds or amputation.Read More
- Endofibrosis of the iliac arteries (Cyclist’s Iliac Syndrome)
A rare disease process where chronic repetitive movements such as cycling or cross-country skiing can result in scar tissue build-up in the iliac arteries. This results in progressive deterioration in performance and can eventually lead to arterial occlusion with pain when walking and at rest.Read More
Conditions We Treat
Vascular Disease has many different forms and can affect any part of the body. We specialize in treating vascular disease in all parts of the body except the heart. Interventions we perform can improve the quality of life and importantly prevent stroke, amputation, and death.