Get to know Vascular Surgeon Dr. Uthan Vivek, who serves patients in Johns Creek, Georgia.
Dr. Vivek is an experienced board-certified vascular surgeon who has been providing vascular care in the Atlanta area at North Atlanta Vascular Clinic for 15 years. He has a proven bedside manner and understands the importance of being transparent with his patients about their diagnosis and treatment options.
Honored by patients for his on-time appointments and compassion, his special interests are carotid artery disease management, mesenteric artery stenosis, renal artery stenosis, varicose veins, deep vein thrombosis, peripheral arterial disease, aortic aneurysms, and dialysis access management.
His hospital appointments are at Northside Hospital Forsyth, Northside Hospital Cherokee, Emory Johns Creek Hospital, and North Fulton Regional Hospital.
With a broad educational background, Dr. Vivek earned both his medical and postgraduate general surgery degrees at Madras Medical College in Chennai, India. He then moved to the United Kingdom where he further trained and was awarded the Fellowship from the Royal College of Surgeons of Glasgow.
Upon moving to the United States, he embarked on residency training in general surgery at Beth Israel Medical Center and Saint Vincent’s Catholic Medical Center. After graduation, he elected to pursue his long-term passion for vascular surgery, completing his fellowship in vascular surgery with special interest in endovascular surgery at Wayne State University in Michigan.
A Fellow of the American College of Surgeons and the Royal College of Surgeons of England, Dr. Vivek is a member of the Society for Vascular Surgery, the American Medical Association, the Society for Vascular Ultrasound, the Georgia Vascular Surgery, and the American Venous Forum.
Holding Registered Physician in Vascular Interpretation certification, he is also board-certified in general surgery, vascular surgery, and endovascular surgery by the American Board of Surgery (ABS). The ABS is an independent, non-profit organization located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, founded for the purpose of certifying surgeons who have met a defined standard of education, training, and knowledge.
Vascular surgery is a surgical subspecialty in which diseases of the vascular system, including the arteries, veins, and lymphatic circulation, are managed by medical therapy, minimally-invasive catheter procedures, and surgical reconstruction. A vascular surgeon diagnoses, treats, and manages conditions in the arteries and veins, also called the blood vessels. These specialists treat a range of health problems, from spider and varicose veins to life-threatening aneurysms, and can help patients manage chronic conditions throughout their lives.
Honored with the Top Doctor award consecutively for many years, Dr. Vivek has also been the recipient of Patients’ Choice Award (2011, 2012, 2014), Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011, 2012, 2014), and On-Time Doctor Award (2015).
Learn More about Dr. Uthan Vivek:
Through his findatopdoc profile, https://www.findatopdoc.com/doctor/3664936-Uthan-Vivek-Vascular-Surgeon or through North Atlanta Vascular Clinic, https://www.navascularclinic.com/provider/uthan-vivek-md-facs-rpvi
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