Carotid Endarterectomy and Stenting

Vascular surgeon, Rasesh M. Shah, MD, discusses the importance of the Carotid Endarterectomy procedure, which is used in patients with carotid artery stenosis to reduce the risk of stroke; highlighting its evolution to the hybrid invasive transcarotid artery revascularization (TCAR) procedure, which takes a minimally invasive approach to this treatment. He also mentions the multidisciplinary Carotid Stent Program at Sentara.

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Rasesh Shah, MD.

Rasesh Shah, MD

Sentara Vascular Specialists

Clinical Interests Carotid Stent, Varicose Veins Board Certifications American Board of Surgery - Vascular Surgery Gender Male Medical Education M.D. : Univ of Vermont - 1986 Medical Experience Internship: SUNY at Buffalo Affiliated ...

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