Faculty

  • Beck, Adam, M.D.

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    Professor
    Director, Division of Vascular Surgery and Endovascular Therapy
    Holt A. McDowell, Jr., M.D. Endowed Chair of Vascular Surgery
    Director of Quality and Associate Chief Medical Quality Officer, CTI

    Areas of Interest
    complex aortic disease, including aortic dissection, suprarenal and thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysms, device development, outcomes research

  • Haverstock, Brent, DPM, FACFAS

    Dr. Brent Haverstock

    Assistant Professor
    Co-director, UAB Advanced Limb Preservation Clinic

    Areas of Interest
    prevention of diabetes related foot complications, diabetic foot complications, wound care, bone infection, Charcot foot, limb salvage, outcomes research

  • Novak, Zdenek, M.D., Ph.D., MSHI

    Zdenek Novak, M.D., Ph.D., M.S.H.I.

    Instructor

    Areas of Interest
    outcomes research, quality initiative and quality improvements, data management and analysis

  • Passman, Marc A., M.D.

    Marc Passman, M.D.

    Professor
    Director, UAB Vein Program & Clinic

    Areas of Interest
    open and catheter-based treatments for aortic aneurysm, carotid artery disease, renovascular hypertension and peripheral artery occlusive disease

  • Patterson, Mark A., M.D.

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    Associate Professor
    Chief of Vascular Surgery Birmingham Veterans Administration Hospital

    Areas of Interest
    lower extremity occlusive disease, arterial aneurysms

  • Pearce, Benjamin J., M.D.

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    Associate Professor
    Director, Vascular Surgery Integrated Residency and Fellowship Programs
    William D. Jordan, Jr. Endowed Professor in Vascular Surgery and Endovascular Therapy

    Areas of Interest
    tibial revascularization, open thoraco-abdominal reconstruction, complex endovascular reconstruction of aortic disease involving the visceral segment, iatrogenic injury

  • Ren, Bin, M.D., Ph.D., FAHA

    Dr. Bin Ren

    Professor
    William D. Jordan, Jr. M.D., Endowed Professor in Vascular Sciences

    Areas of Interest
    angiogenesis, cancer, endothelial cell and vascular biology, epigenetics, epitranscriptomics, gene transcription and translation, ischemic heart and vascular diseases, vascular niche in stem cells

  • Spangler, Emily, M.D., M.S., FACS

    Dr. Emily SpanglerAssistant Professor

    Areas of Interest
    lower extremity occlusive disease, open and catheter-based treatments for aortic aneurysm, complex endovascular repair, carotid artery disease, limb salvage, outcomes research

  • Sutzko, Danielle, M.D., M.S.

    Danielle Sutzko, MD

    Assistant Professor
    Associate Program Director, Vascular Surgery Integrated Residency

    Co-Leader, Surgical Grand Rounds

    Areas of Interest
    surgical and endovascular management of aortic aneurysmal and occlusive disease, mesenteric vascular disease, open and endovascular treatments for peripheral arterial disease, cerebrovascular disease, dialysis access, health outcomes and policy research, quality improvement

  • Unger, Kenneth, DPM, FACFAS, DABFS

    Ken Unger, DPM, FACFAS, DABFS

    Assistant Professor

    Areas of Interest
    diabetic limb salvage, trauma, forefoot surgery, rearfoot and ankle reconstructive surgery, adult acquired flatfoot