Peripheral Arterial Disease Detection, Awareness, and Treatment in Primary Care

Alan T. Hirsch, MD et al.
July 2, 2016

"Peripheral arterial disease (PAD) is a manifestation of systemic atherosclerosis that is common and is associated with an increased risk of death and ischemic events, yet may be underdiagnosed in primary care practice.

To assess the feasibility of detecting PAD in primary care clinics, patient and physician awareness of PAD, and intensity of risk factor treatment and use of antiplatelet therapies in primary care clinics."

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Dr. Hollander’s next move was to Philadelphia, where he enhanced his knowledge of Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD) through training with renowned interventionist, James McGuckin, MD, at the Peripheral Vascular Institute of Philadelphia.

   Dr. Hollander’s medical foothold has spanned many years across various states, as he has become an expert at treating PAD, dialysis access, deep and superficial veins, and other vascular issues.  He continues to impress the community as one of the advanced vascular doctors in New Jersey, providing interventional procedures at the Vascular Access Center of Atlantic County.

 

 

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