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Dr. Jarrad Rowse

Assistant Professor

Areas of Interest
Open and endovascular aortic aneurysm repair, thoracic outlet syndrome, peripheral artery disease, limb preservation


Dr. Jarrad Rowse joined the faculty of the UAB Department of Surgery as an assistant professor in the Division of Vascular Surgery and Endovascular Therapy in June 2023.

He completed his medical degree and general surgery internship at the Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University. He then completed his internship at the Cleveland Clinic in integrated vascular surgery and subsequently served as a staff surgeon there in the Department of Vascular Surgery for four years. 

Dr. Rowse is board-certified in vascular surgery and, through his faculty appointment, will support the Advanced Limb Preservation Program at the UAB Russell Clinic.

He is a member of the Society for Vascular Surgery, Midwestern Vascular Surgical Society, Association of Program Directors in Vascular Surgery, and Alpha Omega Alpha. 

Selected Publications

Rowse JW, Kirksey L. Surgical Approach to Hemodialysis Access. Semin Intervent Radiol. 2016;33(1). doi:10.1055/s-0036-1572357

Rowse JW, Kirksey L. A Hybrid Chest Wall Arteriovenous Graft in Central Venous Stenosis. JAVA - J Assoc Vasc Access. 2017;22(4). doi:10.1016/j.java.2017.06.005

Rowse JW, Morrow K, Bena JF, Eagleton MJ, Parodi FE, Smolock CJ. Iliac conduits remain safe in complex endovascular aortic repair. J Vasc Surg. 2019;70(2). doi:10.1016/j.jvs.2018.10.099

Droz NM, Lyden SP, Smolock CJ, Rowse JW, Kirksey L, Caputo FJ. Carotid endarterectomy remains safe in high-risk patients. J Vasc Surg. Published online 2020. doi:10.1016/j.jvs.2020.08.149

Lim S, Alarhayem A, Rowse J, et al. Thoracic Outlet Decompression for Subclavian Venous Stenosis After Hemodialysis Access Creation. J Vasc Surg. 2020;72(5). doi:10.1016/j.jvs.2020.08.085

Lyden SP, Ahmed A, Steenberge S, Caputo FJ, Smolock CJ, Kirksey L, Hardy DM, Rowse JW. Spinal drainage complications after aortic surgery. J Vasc Surg. 2021 Nov;74(5):1440-1446. doi: 10.1016/j.jvs.2021.04.031. Epub 2021 May 1. PMID: 33940078.

Smith AH, Dash S, Driscoll EC, Kirksey L, Rowse J, Hardy D, Lyden SP, Caputo FJ, Smolock CJ. Outcomes of Hypogastric Coverage and Occlusion during Endovascular Treatment of Aortoiliac Occlusive Disease. Ann Vasc Surg. 2021 Nov;77:116-126. doi: 10.1016/j.avsg.2021.05.020. Epub 2021 Aug 16. PMID: 34411668.

Droz NM, Lin J, Beach J, Vo C, Morrow K, Lyden SP, Hardy DM, Caputo FJ, Rowse J, Kirksey L, Smolock CJ. Decreased transfusion requirements with use of acute normovolemic hemodilution in open aortic aneurysm repair. J Vasc Surg. 2021 Dec;74(6):1885-1893. doi: 10.1016/j.jvs.2021.05.030.

Seligson MT, Lyden SP, Caputo FJ, Kirksey L, Rowse JW, Smolock CJ. Improving clinical documentation of evaluation and management care and patient acuity improves reimbursement as well as quality metrics. J Vasc Surg. 2021 Dec;74(6):2055-2062. doi: 10.1016/j.jvs.2021.06.027. Epub 2021 Jun 26. PMID: 34186163.

Perry JW, Schoenhagen P, Huang SSL, Kirksey L, Rowse JW, Smolock CJ, Lyden SP, Hardy DM, Caputo FJ. Standardizing Methods of Reading CT Maximum Aortic Diameters Amongst Experts Reduces Variations and Discordance, Improving Accuracy. Ann Vasc Surg. 2021 Oct 14:S0890-5096(21)00714-7. doi: 10.1016/j.avsg.2021.07.049.

Pickney CC, Rowse J, Quatromoni J, Kirksey L, Caputo FJ, Lyden SP, Smolock CJ. Outcomes of Gore iliac branch endoprosthesis with internal iliac component versus Gore Viabahn VBX. J Vasc Surg. 2022 Mar 9:S0741-5214(22)00421-9. doi: 10.1016/j.jvs.2022.02.053. Online ahead of print.PMID: 35278651

Smith AH, Beach JM, Dash S, Rowse J, Parodi FE, Kirksey L, Caputo FJ, Lyden SP, Smolock CJ.Comparison of Aortobifemoral Bypass to Aortoiliac Stenting with Bifurcation Reconstruction for TASC II D Aortoiliac Occlusive Disease. Ann Vasc Surg. 2021 Nov 14:S0890-5096(21)00878-5. doi: 10.1016/j.avsg.2021.10.040.

Smith AH, Dash S, Driscoll EC, Kirksey L, Rowse J, Hardy D, Lyden SP, Caputo FJ, Smolock CJ. Outcomes of hypogastric coverage and occlusion during endovascular treatment of aortoiliac occlusive disease. Ann Vasc Surg. 2021 Nov;77:116-126. doi: 10.1016/j.avsg.2021.05.020.

Rowse JW, Harris D, Kirksey L, Smolock CJ, Lyden SP, Caputo FJ. Optimal Timing of Surveillance Ultrasounds in Small Aortic Aneurysms. Ann Vasc Surg. 2021 Dec 23:S0890-5096(21)00970-5. doi: 10.1016/j.avsg.2021.12.015.

Steenberge SP, Caputo FJ, Rowse JW, Lyden SP, Quatromoni JG, Kirksey L, Smolock CJ. Natural History and Growth Rates of Isolated Common Iliac Artery Aneurysms. J Vasc Surg. 2022 Jan 24:S0741-5214(22)00134-3. doi: 10.1016/j.jvs.2022.01.022.

Javorski MJ, Shah S, Rosinski B, Laczysnki D, Schraufnagel D, Yun J, Rowse J, Caputo F, Johnston D. Collaborative simulation rotation with integrated cardiothoracic and vascular surgery junior residents accelerates technical skill progression. Ann Vasc Surg. 2022 Dec. Online ahead of print.

Honors and Awards

Department of Vascular Surgery Teacher of the Year (2020-2021)

Vascular Surgery Program Education Officer (2016-2018)

Alpha Omega Alpha, Medical Honor Society (2013)

Medical College of Georgia Dean’s Summer Research Fellowship (2010)

University of Georgia Center for Undergraduate Research Opportunities Scholar (2009)

University of California San Francisco Amgen Scholar Award (2008)

Golden Key Honor Society (2008)

Alpha Epsilon Delta Honor Society (2006)  


Medical School
Medical College of Georgia

Medical College of Georgia, Augusta University
General Surgery 

Cleveland Clinic
Integrated Vascular Surgery


Campus Address
BDB 649

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