Vascular Procedures and Patient Information

Vascular Procedures and Patient Information

MedStar Good Samaritan's vascular surgeons are specifically trained in the latest procedures for the diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the arterial and venous systems. We specialize in minimally invasive endovascular and surgical procedures including those listed below.

You will also find average length of stay noted for each procedure. The length of stay for each of these procedures is an average time. We understand that each patient and their procedure are unique and may require a longer stay than indicated. Please feel free to contact us if you have any specific questions.

Procedure

Length of Stay

Angioplasty and stenting

Outpatient

Angioplasty and stenting of superficial femoral arteries

Outpatient

Angioplasty and stenting of superficial popliteal arteries

Outpatient

Angioplasty and stenting of superficial tibial arteries

Outpatient

Aortoiliac​ bypass

3-5 days

Arterial thrombolysis

3-5 days

Arteriovenous/fistula graft creation and angioplasty

Outpatient

Carotid angiogram

Outpatient

Carotid endarterectomy

Overnight

Carotid stenting

Overnight

Dialysis access

Outpatient

Endovascular aneurysm repair

Overnight

Fistulogram

Outpatient

Hydrolysis

3-5 days

Lower extremity bypass

1-4 days

Mesenteric vascular reconstruction

3-5 days

Open aortic aneurysm repair

3-5 days

Peripheral vascular angioplasty

Outpatient

Renal artery angioplasty and stenting

Outpatient

Sclerotherapy

Office Procedure

Subclavian bypass

Overnight

Upper extremity bypass

1-2 days

Vena cava filter placement

Outpatient

Venous closure

Outpatient

Venous thrombolysis

3-5 days

Varicose vein surgery

Outpatient

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To find a vascular specialist:

443-444-4100