Endovascular Surgery

In 2010, SAMC opened the region’s only endovascular operating room that allows vascular surgeons,7596OtherVascularIssues cardiovascular surgeons and interventionalists to work side-by-side in treating patients with heart disease. The endovascular operating room is a marvel of technological innovation and design. It is a fully equipped surgical suite and a state-of-the-art catherization lab designed around the needs of the cardiac surgeon and vascular surgeon and their patients. The concept allows conversion from a catheter-based procedure to an open surgical procedure for uncompromised patient treatment.