Managing peripheral vascular disease through the COVID-19 epidemic curve

 Dr. Frank Arko, Dr. James McKinsey, and Dr. Craig Walker share their experiences in response to the unprecedented measures taken across the country to prepare for COVID-19 and protect the safety of employees and patients alike.

Discussion will take into account the varied epidemic curves in the communities of Charlotte, New York, and New Orleans, the resulting impact on resources and patient acuity, and the role this plays in developing plans to prioritize patient care in an uncertain future.

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Frank R Arko, III, MD.

Frank R Arko, III, MD

Vascular Surgery, Cardiovascular Surgery, Vascular Medicine/Intervention, Endovascular Surgery

Frank Arko, MD is currently Director, Endovascular Surgery and Co-director of the Aortic Institute at Carolinas Medical Center, Sanger Heart and Vascular Institute in Charlotte, NC. He received his B.S. from Texas A&M University graduating ...

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James F McKinsey, MD.

James F McKinsey, MD

The Mount Sinai Endowed Professor of Vascular Surgery and Interventional Radiology
Vice Chairman Department of Surgery MSW
Systems Chief of Complex Aortic Intervention for Mount Sinai Health Care System

Certifications American Board of Surgery Am Board of Surgery (Sub: General Vascular Surg) Clinical Focus Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms Aortic Aneurysm Aortic Aneurysm Repair/Removal Aortic Disease Carotid ...

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Craig Walker, MD.

Craig Walker, MD

Interventional Cardiologist, Founder and President
Cardiovascular Institute of the South

Dr. Craig Walker completed his pre-medicine collegiate degree in two years and received the Pre-Medicine Award from Nicholls State University in Thibodaux, Louisiana. He earned his doctorate from the LSU School of Medicine in New Orleans, ...

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