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Vascular Medicine

Vascular medicine offers a comprehensive state-of-the-art care for diseases of the circulatory system. This includes veins, arteries, lymphatics and the circulating blood. 

The Department’s highly trained specialists provide expertise in the treatment and management of: 

  • Venous diseases including deepvein thrombosis (DVT), pulmonaryembolism (PE) and associated clottingdisorders; anticoagulation; and, chronicvenous insufficiency, varicose veins andthrombophlebitis.
  • Arterial diseases caused by atheroma(cholesterol plaques), arterial thrombosisand embolism; inflammation (vasculitis); and,vasospasm disorders (Raynaud’s phenomenonand chilblains).
  • Lymphatic diseases including primary andsecondary forms of lymphoedema (legswelling); and, other causes of lower limbswelling.
  • Assessment and management of cardiovascularrisk factors that contribute to arterial andvenous disease.
  • Perioperative and general medical care.
  • Vasculitis.
  • Lower limb wounds and ulcers.

Specialist
Dr Michael McGrath
T 02 8382 6651 F 02 8382 6652
Prof Abdullah Omari
T 02 8382 6634 F 02 8382 6652