15/Dec/2017

Another Accomplished Professional Joins Largest Group of Vascular Surgeons in the Nation

MIDDLETOWN, C.T. (November 15, 2017) – The Vascular Experts, the largest group of Board-certified vascular surgeons in the nation, announced today the appointment of Albert Sam, MD, MS, MMM, FACS. Dr. Sam will see patients at The Vascular Experts’ Middletown office and brings extensive vascular and endovascular surgery experience to the team.

Albert Sam, MD, MS, MMM, FACSDr. Sam previously served as an Associate Professor of Surgery and Chief of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery at the Tulane Heart & Vascular Institute in New Orleans. A native of New Orleans, Dr. Sam graduated Magna Cum Laude from Morehouse College and completed a General Surgery Residency at the University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC).  At UIC, Dr. Sam received a Master of Science Degree in Surgery from the UIC graduate college where his thesis directly resulted in a new drug use patent for the treatment of sepsis.

“Dr. Sam’s vast experience and vision will be a great asset to our team of vascular surgeons,” said Vascular Surgeon Bart Muhs, MD, PhD, FACS of The Vascular Experts. “We are pleased to welcome him and know his abilities will provide positive impacts to the innovative vascular care we provide to our patients.”

Dr. Sam also served as the Chief of Vascular Surgery at the Baton Rouge General Hospital and became one of the first physicians nationally to be Board-certified in general surgery, vascular surgery and endovascular medicine. Dr. Sam has received numerous awards including a selection by the Baton Rouge Business Report as a 2006 “40 under 40” award recipient. He is a graduate of the Baton Rouge Area Chamber leadership program and served on the Board of Directors for the Baton Rouge Area Foundation, a top-20 ranked community foundation with assets valuated at over $600 million.

Dr. Albert Sam is currently seeing patients at the Middletown office. For more information, please visit www.thevascularexperts.com or call 844-482-7285.

 

About The Vascular Experts

Founded in 2001, by one surgeon, The Vascular Experts has nearly 30 clinical providers and more than 20 Board-certified vascular surgeons. With a commitment to deliver expert vascular medical and surgical care to communities in Connecticut, Rhode Island and New York, it is the largest group of Board-certified vascular surgeons in the country. With state-of-the-art facilities in multiple locations, The Vascular Experts deliver the latest minimally invasive vascular procedures including angioplasty, endovascular surgery, vein ablations and sclerotherapy to treat vascular disease. For more information, please visit www.thevascularexperts.com or call 1-844-4-VASCULAR.


15/Dec/2017

Lee J. Goldstein, MD, FACS, CWS
Dr. Lee J. Goldstein

The Vascular Experts will be hosting a Free Vein Screening on Thursday, Sept. 28 from 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. at it’s Fairfield Office – 75 Kings Highway Cutoff – Suite 4B. The screening will be led by Dr. Lee J. Goldstein.

You should attend this screening if you experience any of the following symptoms in your legs:

• Discomfort
• Bulging veins
• Biting sensation
• Ugly blue vessels
• Swelling
• Burning pain
• Itching

Schedule your free screening today by calling 844-482-7285!


15/Dec/2017

Andrew R. Baxter Joins Team at Fairfield and Stratford Office

FAIRFIELD, C.T. (August 9, 2017) – The Vascular Experts, the largest group of Board-certified vascular surgeons in the nation, announced today the appointment of Andrew R. Baxter, MD at The Vascular Experts Fairfield and Stratford offices. Dr. Baxter specializes in vascular and endovascular surgery, bringing valuable expertise to The Vascular Experts’ team.

Andrew R. Baxter, MDDr. Baxter completed his residency at New York University Langone Medical Center and completed a fellowship in the medical center’s Vascular and Endovascular Surgery Division. He has held extensive research and volunteer experience at Cornell University, and assisted with provision of clinical care and administration of medications while volunteering in Africa.

“Dr. Andrew Baxter will be an influential member of our team,” said Dr. Marsel Huribal, MD, FACS, Senior Partner of The Vascular Experts. “He joins us with a strong focus on vascular and endovascular surgery, and we know he will add a lot of quality and value to our patients and The Vascular Experts team as a whole.”

Dr. Baxter is a member of the Society for Vascular Surgery and the American College of Surgeons. He attended New York University School of Medicine, where he obtained his Doctor of Medicine, and was a recipient of the Valentine Mott Award for Excellence in the Surgery Clerkship.

Dr. Andrew Baxter will be see patients at the Fairfield and Stratford offices. For more information, please visit www.thevascularexperts.com or call 1-844-4-VASCULAR.

About The Vascular Experts

Founded in 2001, by one surgeon, The Vascular Experts has grown to 22 surgeons due to their commitment to deliver expert vascular medical and surgical care to communities in Connecticut, Rhode Island and New York. It is the largest group of board-certified vascular surgeons in the country. With state-of-the-art facilities in multiple locations, The Vascular Experts deliver the latest minimally invasive vascular procedures including angioplasty, endovascular surgery, vein ablations and sclerotherapy to treat vascular disease. For more information, please visit www.thevascularexperts.com or call 1-844-4-VASCULAR.