What is Vascular Surgery?

Vascular Surgery is a specialty dealing primarily with diseases and abnormalities of arteries, veins and lymphatic vessels.

Vascular disorders include aortic aneurysm, varicose veins, lymphatic disorders and diabetic foot complications. 50% of patients with Vascular disease presenting urgently or as an emergency require immediate complex major surgery.

Training Programme Director: Professor Eamon Kavanagh

Specialty Admin Jackie Browne – jackiebrown@rcsi.com

Remote Teaching Sessions TY 2020/2021

Document Title PDF/LINK
Abdominal Aortic Aneurysum – Beaumont 9th September 2020 CLICK HERE
Chronic Lower Limb PVD – Limerick 23rd September 2020 CLICK HERE
Vascular Trauma – Waterford 15th October 2020 CLICK HERE
Vascular Access – Tallaght – 28th October 2020 CLICK HERE FOR VIDEO STREAM
Thoracic Aortic Pathology – St. James 11th November 2020 CLICK HERE
Acute Lower Limb PVD – Galway 25th November 2020 CLICK HERE
Carotid Disease – The Mater 9th November 2020 CLICK HERE
Abdominal and Chest Trauma – Waterford 14th January 2021 NOT AVAILABLE
Peripheral Aneurysm & Lower Limb Exposure – CUH 27th January 2021 NOT AVAILABLE
Upper Limb Vascular Disease & Hyperhydrosis – Tallaght 10th February 2021 CLICK HERE
Unusual Causes of Upper & Lower Limb Vascular Disease – Limerick 24th February 2021 CLICK HERE
Superficial Venous Disease – Beaumont 10th March 2021 CLICK HERE
Deep Venous Disease – Galway 31st March 2021 CLICK HERE
Lymphoedema & Management of Lower Limb Ulceration – St. James 14th April 2021 NOT AVAILABLE
Diabetic Foot – The Mater 28th April 2021 NOT AVAILABLE