The team at Banner – University Medical Center Phoenix's Cavanagh Heart Center treats patients with every type of vascular disease, from peripheral artery disease to complicated conditions that require aortic surgery.
Our team of experts work together to develop customized treatment plans for our patients.
Our physicians are board certified and fellowship trained in cardiology, cardiothoracic surgery, interventional radiology, neurology and vascular surgery. Our physicians participate in research to stay on the forefront of new technology and innovations.
Our nurses are specially trained in vascular conditions.
Cavanagh Heart Center Vascular Program experts treat aortic, carotid, peripheral arterial/vascular disease and conditions associated with pulmonary blood clots. This includes:
- Abdominal aneurysms
- Aortic disease
- Thoracic aneurysm
- Carotid blockage
- Peripheral arterial disease
- Varicose veins
- Venous insufficiency
Frequently, our vascular experts can diagnose and treat vascular problems in the same procedure, which can mean a shorter hospital stay for you. Many times, our specialists use endovascular techniques, which involve inserting a catheter into a blood vessel and repairing the problem without making an incision. Our endovascular procedures include:
The Cavanagh Heart Center is also the only hospital in Phoenix, Arizona, which has experts who perform pulmonary artery endarterectomy to treat clot formation in the pulmonary artery. Such formations can lead to pulmonary hypertension.
In addition, the Wound Care Clinic located next to Banner – University Medical Center Phoenix offers outpatient evaluation and treatment of wounds and other conditions associated with vascular disease.