Vascular Surgical Associates, a leading vascular care practice, is one of several sponsors of this year’s 9/11 Run to Remember 5K road race taking place 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. Saturday, September 10 in downtown Cartersville, Georgia. Proceeds from the race will support the Georgia Firefighters Burn Foundation and Next Rung charities. Vascular Surgical Associates’ sponsorship illustrates its commitment and interest in supporting the communities the practice serves.Read More
Vascular Surgical Associates partners with Wellstar Health System for first thoracic branch endograft procedure in Georgia
On August 16, Dr. Michael Corey and Dr. Emily Lagergren from Vascular Surgical Associates partnered with Wellstar Health System for the first thoracic branch endograft procedure in Georgia and the third in the nation. The innovative procedure is an example of the practice’s mission to provide leading-edge treatment.Read More
Venous ultrasounds are used to search for and diagnose certain conditions, including deep venous thrombosis, or blood clots. This imaging can also be used to assess the venous system for the presence of varicose veins and venous reflux disease.
Ultrasound technology uses sound waves to create images of the veins and is fairly quick and non-invasive. If you’ve been scheduled for a venous ultrasound at our facility, here’s what to expect from your appointment.Read More
Whether you have a wound from a recent surgery, or you’ve hurt yourself and need first aid, the steps you take to care for your wound will play an important role in ensuring proper healing. While our providers may send you home with more specific care tips depending on the nature and location of your wound, the following home care tips apply to most wounds.Read More