78- year- old male patient with past medical history of hypertension, dyslipidemia, CAD s/p CABG, CKD stage II, type II DM, CVA, and mild intermittent asthma presented with complaints of left leg pain with non- healing ulcer along the dorsal surface of the foot (Rutherford class III category 5, Fontaine IV). Peripheral angiogram performed showed significant stenosis of mid left superficial femoral artery, CTO of the mid left anterior tibial artery, CTO of the left tibioperoneal trunk, distal reconstitution of the left peroneal artery and left posterior tibial artery via the proximal anterior tibial collaterals, including distal reconstitution of the dorsalis pedis via the peroneal artery collaterals.
Plan: Patient is currently scheduled for endovascular treatment of the CTO of the left tibioperoneal trunk.
Popliteal Artery CTO Intervention for Severe Intermittent Claudication & Rest Pain – Sept 2019
The patient is a 79 Male with hypertension, non-insulin dependent diabetes, dyslipidemia and coronary artery disease (status post CABG), who presents with lower extremity claudication (Rutherford 4) that has progressed to pain at rest. He has failed exercised and medical therapy. Non-Invasive imaging done shows occluded popliteal artery. Now referred for angiography and possible intervention […]
Calcified SFA CTO Lesion w/ Prior Failed Intervention – August 2019
Tags: Atherectomy | Crossing device | CTO | SFA
59-year-old male with hypertension, insulin-dependent diabetes, smoking history, presenting with worsening lifestyle limiting claudication, now progressing to pain at rest. US done shows bilateral SFA CTO disease.
Peripheral intervention live webcast – July 2019
Tags: Illiac | Peripheral
71-year-old female Patient with hypertension, hyperlipidemia and active smoking. She presents with left lower extremity claudication (Buttock, thigh and calf) Rutherford class 3. US-Doppler revealed blunted waveform over the left iliac artery. CT-angiogram revealed total occlusion of the left common iliac artery with reconstitution in the external iliac artery.
Complex AT CTO Intervention – June 2019
74 year old female patient with HTN, HLD, DM2 (Insulin therapy), Hypothyroidism.