Expert Care at Emory Heart & Vascular Center
Treatment options for Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD) include exercise training, drug therapy, minimally invasive catheter procedures which include revascularization, angioplasty, stenting and atherectomy, or surgery when blockage is severe.
Emory physicians were among the first in the country to offer a minimally invasive artherectomy procedure for people suffering with PAD, also known as peripheral vascular disease (PVD), and has one of the first programs in the country to evaluate gene therapy for treatment of PAD claudication (exercise induced pain or cramping). Our physicians have performed several thousand angioplasty and surgical bypass grafting procedures.
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