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

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

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Assistant 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: 215-821-4327
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

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.

Ghanami R, Kalapatapu V, Ahsan A, Eidt J: Endovascular treatment of segmental renal artery aneurysm using neurovascular technique. Southern Association for Vascular Surgery, Tucson, AZ Jan 2009.

Ali AT, McLeod N, Kalapatapu VR, Moursi MM, Eidt JF: Staging the neoaortoiliac system: feasibility and short-term outcomes. Journal of Vascular Surgery 48(5): 1125-31, Nov 2008 Notes: Epub 2008 Sep 19.

Kalapatapu VR, Shelton KR, Ali AT, Moursi MM, Eidt JF: Pseudoaneurysm: a review. Current Treatment Options in Cardiovascular Medicine 10(2): 173-83, Apr 2008.

Kalapatapu VR, Satterfield L, Brown AT, Hongjiang Chen, Ercal N, Price TO, Jie Gao, Ibrahim K, Moursi MM: The effects of Toradol on postoperative intimal hyperplasia in a rat carotid endarterectomy model: laboratory research. Vascular & Endovascular Surgery 41(5): 402-8, Oct/Nov 2007.

Ali AT, Kalapatapu V, Ahmed O, Moursi M, Eidt JF: Remote superficial femoral artery endarterectomy: early results for TASC D lesions in patients with severe ischemia. Vascular & Endovascular Surgery 41(4): 310-15, Aug/Sep 2007.

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