Peripheral Artery Disease

If you have peripheral artery disease, you know what it’s like to have painful legs, difficulty walking or a sore that won’t heal. The vascular specialists at Vanderbilt University Medical Center can help. Our Peripheral Artery Disease Program offers a variety of treatments to help your legs feel better, so you can be more active.

Conditions We Treat

We treat peripheral artery disease (PAD) and its symptoms and related conditions, including:

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    Atherosclerosis
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    Carotid artery disease
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    Painful legs
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    Trouble walking
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    Sores that don’t heal

Meet Your Care Team

Aaron W. Aday

Aaron W. AdayMD, MSc

    Aortic Aneurysms, Aortic Center, Cardiac Surgery, Cardiovascular Medicine, Carotid Disease, General Cardiology, Peripheral Arterial Disease
Joshua A. Beckman
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4.7

Joshua A. BeckmanMD, MS

    Abdominal Aortic (AAA), Aortic Center, Cardiovascular Medicine, Carotid Disease, General Cardiology, Peripheral Vascular Disease, Varicose Veins
Soo H. Kim
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4.8

Soo H. KimMD, MPH

    Abdominal Aortic (AAA), Cardiovascular Medicine, Carotid Disease, General Cardiology, Peripheral Vascular Disease, Varicose Veins, Vascular Surgery
John A. Curci
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4.8

John A. CurciMD

    Abdominal Aortic (AAA), Aneurysm, Aortic Center, Carotid Disease, Peripheral Arterial Disease, Varicose Veins, Vascular Surgery
Louis Garrard
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4.8

Louis GarrardIII, MD

    Aneurysm, Carotid Disease, Diabetic Leg and Foot Ulcers, Varicose Veins, Vascular Surgery, Vascular Surgery and Peripheral Vascular Disease, Visceral and Renovascular Disorders
Thomas C. Naslund
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4.5

Thomas C. NaslundMD

    Aneurysm, Aortic Aneurysms, Aortic Center, Cardiac Surgery, IVC Filter Insertion and Retrieval, Radiology, Surgery for Thoracic Aortic Aneurysms
Patrick A. Stone

Patrick A. StoneMD

    Aortic Aneurysms, Cerebrovascular Disease, Diabetic Leg and Foot Ulcers, Dialysis Access, Peripheral Arterial Disease, Transplant Surgery, Vascular Surgery
Pete Fong
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4.8

Pete FongMD

    Aortic Center, Cardiovascular Medicine, Coronary Heart Disease, Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy & Inherited Disease, Interventional Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology and Peripheral Vascular Disease, Peripheral Vascular Disease

Peripheral Artery Disease: Why Choose Vanderbilt

  • Recognized care

    Vanderbilt is consistently ranked among the nation’s best by leading authorities on healthcare quality. People from throughout the Southeast and across the country rely on us for the best and most innovative care possible. 

  • Skilled clinicians

    Our cardiologists and vascular surgeons include leaders of national vascular organizations and peripheral artery disease councils. We have the only dedicated vascular medicine program in the region — including a nationally accredited vascular laboratory to ensure your accurate diagnosis. Their vast experience means expert care for you.

  • Personalized care

    We tailor your treatment plan to meet your unique needs and health goals. We help you navigate your treatment options to ensure that you receive the best possible care.

  • Advanced care

    As part of an academic medical center, we are leaders in caring for the most complex conditions. Our commitment to research means that you receive the most current, advanced treatment available.

  • Clinical trials

    As part of an academic medical center, we offer access to some of the most promising new approaches being tested in clinical trials. Find a clinical trial

  • Online health portal

    We want to make your experience as seamless and stress-free as possible. You can use our secure online portal, My Health at Vanderbilt, to contact your care team 24/7, schedule appointments, manage medications and access your medical records.

Tests, Treatments and Services

We offer a full range of tests, treatments and services, including:

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    Angiography
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    Angioplasty
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    Angioplasty with stenting
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    Ankle-brachial index
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    Arterial duplex ultrasonography
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    Atherectomy
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    Computed tomography angiography (CTA)
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    Exercise rehabilitation

Locations (3)

800 Weatherly Drive, Suite 201
Clarksville, TN 37040
1215 21st Avenue South, 5th Floor
Nashville, TN 37232
Vanderbilt Health One Hundred Oaks
719 Thompson Lane, Suite 22100
Nashville, TN 37204