Get to know Vascular Surgeon Dr. Zafar Jamil, who serves patients in New Jersey.
Dr. Zafar Jamil is board certified in Vascular and General surgery.
He specializes in Aortic, carotid arterial, venous, hemodialysis surgery and Endovascular options which are utilized to treat patients circulatory issues in legs like( pain ,cramps numbness),strokes, kidney failure (dialysis access),swollen legs and varicose veins
He also has interest in General surgery in diseases of the esophagus, stomach, intestines , hernias, and especially and diseases of thyroid and parathyroid glands.
He can be found on staff at Saint Micheal hospital Newark NJ, East Orange VA hospital and Hackettstown Regional Medical Center
He graduated from Dow University of health sciences. Karachi ,Pakistan, and completed his residency in General Surgery and a fellowship in Vascular Surgery at Rutgers State University of New Jersey, Newark, New jersey.
His academic involvement includes his title as Clinical Professor of Surgery at Rutgers State University of NJ in Newark with active involvement of teaching students and residents.
He was the recipient of merit scholarship at Dow Medical school, Administrative chief resident in General surgery UMDNJ/NJMS, Award for best student and resident teaching.
He is involved in more than seventy articles and book chapters.
He has been a surgeon in all the major national carotid studies which included VA cooperative asymptomatic carotid stenosis, ASAS, NASCET, and CREST studies. His research studies includes studying dialysis graft and lower extremity ischemia.
He is a Fellow of the American board of Surgery of surgeons a independent non profit organization founded in 1937 to provide board certification to individuals who have met a defined standard of education, training and knowledge. Additionally he is a senior Fellow in the Society of Vascular surgery and other societies.
Vascular surgery is surgical subspecialty in which treats disease of the vascular system, including the arterial arteries, veins and lymphatic. These can be managed through medical therapy, minimally invasive catheter/balloon procedures, and surgical operations.
A vascular surgeon therefore can diagnosis treats and manage conditions in arteries and veins called blood vessels. The specialist is called upon to treat patients with hardening of the arteries that lead to Aneurysms, strokes, kidney failure, pain in the leg gangrene and other conditions including swollen legs , varicose veins and inflammation of veins .
The diagnosis of vascular diseases can be further enhanced by using ultrasound and Doppler technology and monitor progression of disease
Learn More about Dr. Zafar Jamil:
Through his findatopdoc profile, https://www.findatopdoc.com/doctor/2651992-Zafar-Jamil-Vascular-Surgeon, through Saint Michael’s Medical Center, https://www.smmcnj.com/Find-a-Physician/J/Zafar-Jamil-MD.aspx or through Hackettstown Medical Center, https://findadoctor.atlantichealth.org/provider/Zafar+Jamil/642365
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