Venkat Kalapatapu, M.D, FRCS (Edin), FACS

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Associate Professor of Clinical Surgery
Department: Surgery

Contact information
Penn Prebyterian Medical Center
Department of Surgery
Division of Vascular Surgery
51 North 39th Street
266 Wright-Saunders Pvln.
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-662-9686
Fax: 215-243-4649
MBBS (Medicine)
Kakatiya Medical College, Warangal, AP, India, 1994.
MS (Mastery of Surgery)
Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India, 1998.
FACS (Surgery)
Easton hospital, 2004.
FACS (Vascular Surgery)
University of Arkansas, 2006.
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Description of Clinical Expertise

Aortic aneurysm
Aortic dissection
Aortic occlusion
Carotid artery disease
Peripheral arterial disease
Varicose veins

Description of Research Expertise

Aortic aneurysm
Aortic dissection

Selected Publications

Ullery Brant W, Kalapatapu Venkat: Bilateral reperfusion injury after carotid endarterectomy with contralateral carotid occlusion. Vascular 23(2): 188-92, Apr 2015.

Nathan Derek, Szeto Wilson, Gutsche Jacob, Min Htun, Kalapatapu Venkat: Metastatic endometrial sarcoma with inferior vena caval and cardiac involvement: a combined surgical approach. Vascular and endovascular surgery 48(3): 267-70, Apr 2014.

Eidt J, Kalapatapu V. : Amputations: Techniques and results. Rutherford’s Vascular Surgery, 8th Edition. Cronenwett JL, Johnston W. (eds.). Philadelphia: WB Saunders/Elsevier, Page: 1848-1867, 2014 Notes: Vol. 2, Sec 18, Chap. 118

Kalapatapu V. : Techniques of lower extremity amputation. UpToDate On-line publication 2012.

Kalapatapu V. : Lower extremity amputation. UpToDate On-line publication 2012.

Eidt J, Kalapatapu V: Amputations : Techniques and results. Rutherford’s Vascular Surgery, 7th Edition. Cronenwett JL, Johnston W (eds.). Philadelphia: WB Saunders/Elsevier, Page: 1772-91, 2010 Notes: Vol. 2, Sect. 15, Chap. 115

Eidt J, Kalapatapu V: Below and above knee amputation. Atlas of Vascular Surgery and Endovascular Therapy. Chaikof EL, Cambria RP (eds.). Philadelphia: Elsevier, Page: in press, 2010.

Eidt J, Kalapatapu V: Brachiocephalic reconstruction. Mastery of Surgery. 6th Edition. Fischer JE, Bland KI, Callery MP, Clagett GP, Jones DB, Moneta GB, Seeger JM (eds.). Philadelphia: Wolters Kluwer/Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Page: in press, 2010.

Kalapatapu VR, Murray BW, Palm-Cruz K, Ali AT, Moursi MM, Eidt JF: Definitive test to diagnose median arcuate ligament syndrome: injection of vasodilator during angiography. Vascular & Endovascular Surgery 43(1): 46-50, Feb/Mar 2009 Notes: Epub 2008 Sep 17.

Frederick J, Eidt J, Foteh K, Mohammed M, Kalapatapu V, Ali A: The sutureless anastomosis: A technique for the treatment of circumferential calcification. Southern Association for Vascular Surgery, Tucson, AZ Jan 2009.

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