Vascular Surgery is a specialty of surgery in which diseases of the vascular system, or arteries and veins, are managed by medical therapy, minimally-invasive catheter procedures, and surgical reconstruction. The specialty evolved from general and cardiac surgery as well as minimally invasive techniques pioneered by interventional radiology.
Endovascular aneurysm repair (or endovascular aortic repair) is a type of endovascular surgery used to treatpathology of the aorta, most commonly an abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA).
An endovascular surgery where a stent is deployed within the lumen of the carotid artery to prevent a stroke by treating narrowing of the carotid artery.
A surgical procedure to remove the atheromatous plaque material, or blockage, in the lining of an arteryconstricted by the buildup of deposits. It is carried out by separating the plaque from the arterial wall.