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Vanderbilt Vascular Disease Program

The Vascular Disease Program at Vanderbilt University Medical Center treats blood vessel conditions anywhere in your body. We bring together a range of cardiovascular specialists — including vascular medicine and surgery experts — so you get the specific care you need.

Vascular Disease: Why Choose Vanderbilt

  • National recognition: Vanderbilt Heart and Vascular is among the top heart programs in the nation and the only top-ranked program in Tennessee, according to U.S. News & World Report.
  • Unique expertise: We have the only dedicated vascular medicine program in the region — including a nationally accredited vascular laboratory to ensure your accurate diagnosis. Our specialists are uniquely skilled to treat your condition, no matter how routine or complex.
  • Team approach: Our comprehensive care team includes cardiovascular medicine specialists, interventional cardiologists, vascular surgeons and heart surgeons. Their combined experience and insight mean expert care for you.
  • Personalized care: Our team works with you to personalize your treatment plan, whether it involves medication, diet and exercise changes, catheter procedures, surgery or just monitoring. We are available for all of your questions or concerns. You also can reach us through our secure online portal, My Health at Vanderbilt.
  • Innovative techniques: If surgery is your next step, you’re already at the right place. Vanderbilt surgeons use the least-invasive procedures to get the best outcomes. We have a history of pioneering innovative techniques, such as minimally invasive aneurysm repair. Even if you have a complex condition or complex anatomy and have been told your condition is inoperable, we can offer you advanced treatment and new hope.
  • Research and clinical trials: As the largest academic medical center in the region, we investigate new and better ways to care for patients with vascular disease. For example, we are continuously developing new procedures for aortic stent grafting. At Vanderbilt, you have access to promising new treatments before they are widely available.

Conditions We Treat

  • Aortic aneurysm
  • Arteriopathy
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Carotid artery disease
  • Chronic venous insufficiency
  • Fibromuscular dysplasia (FMD)
  • Peripheral artery disease (PAD)
  • Raynaud’s disease
  • Spontaneous coronary artery dissection (SCAD)
  • Varicose veins
  • Vasculitis
  • Venous thromboembolism, including deep vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolism

Tests, Treatments and Services

  • Angiography
  • Angioplasty
  • Angioplasty with stenting
  • Ankle-brachial index
  • Arterial duplex ultrasonography
  • Atherectomy
  • Computed tomography angiography (CTA)
  • Endovenous laser ablation
  • Exercise rehabilitation
  • Exercise testing
  • Genetic evaluation
  • Magnetic resonance angiography (MRA)
  • Medication
  • Thermal testing
  • Vascular bypass
  • Vena cava filter implant


Vanderbilt Heart
Medical Center East
1215 21st Ave South, 5th Floor
Nashville, TN 37232
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Vanderbilt Heart at Maury Regional Medical Center 
1220 Trotwood Ave., Suite 401
Columbia, TN 38401
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Vanderbilt Heart Clarksville
800 Weatherly Drive, Suite 201
Clarksville, TN 37043
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Vanderbilt One Hundred Oaks
719 Thompson Lane, Suite 22100
Nashville, TN 37204
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Vascular Disease Care Team

Vascular Medicine

Vascular Surgery

Interventional Cardiology

For Referring Physicians

To refer a patient to the Vascular Disease Program, call (615) 343-9188.