Welcome to Vascular Surgery & Endovascular Therapy

The Division of Vascular Surgery at the University of Florida is committed to providing the highest quality vascular surgical care, while training the next generation of premier vascular surgeons and engaging in research that will allow better understanding and treatment of vascular diseases in the future.

We manage all problems of the circulatory system (except those involving the heart and brain), from the simplest to the most complex, using both advanced surgical and non-surgical minimally-invasive techniques in one of the most comprehensive and best hospitals in the Southeast: Shands at UF.

News & Events

Vascular surgery division earns top honors

March 26, 2018

The UF Department of Surgery’s division of vascular surgery and endovascular therapy has again earned the highest rating from a nationwide quality initiative collaboration. UF is among 40...

Gilbert R. Upchurch Jr., M.D., named chair of the UF Department of Surgery

Gilbert R. Upchurch Jr., M.D., named chair of the UF Department of Surgery

November 1, 2017

Gilbert R. Upchurch Jr., M.D., has been selected as the new chair of the department of surgery at the University of Florida College of Medicine following a national search. He […]

Dean J. Arnaoutakis, M.D., M.B.A., joins division of vascular surgery and endovascular therapy

Dean J. Arnaoutakis, M.D., M.B.A., joins division of vascular surgery and endovascular therapy

August 21, 2017

Dean J. Arnaoutakis, M.D., M.B.A., has joined the University of Florida College of Medicine as an assistant professor in the division of vascular surgery and endovascular therapy. Arnaoutakis earned...