Auckland Vascular & Varicose Vein Clinic - Dr Peter Vann
Dr Peter Vann worked with Professor Sir Peter Bell (UK, pioneer vascular surgeon), Professor Matt Thompson (London, one of the current world-leading endovascular surgeons) and Professor Ross Naylor (Leicester, carotid guru and world expert).
Dr Vann was former Head of Vascular Surgery, South and East Auckland Vascular Unit, Middlemore Hospital, Auckland, New Zealand.
He is an Honorary Senior Lecturer Vascular Surgery, University of Auckland Medical School;
Vascular Surgeon - Specialist
Vascular (blood vessel) disorders treated by vascular surgery include varicose veins, blockages and narrowings in the arteries or abnormal swellings of the arteries (aneurysm).… More
This is the dilatation or ballooning of a section of the aorta which is the main artery coming out of the heart.… More
Carotid Artery Disease
You have two carotid arteries, one on either side of your neck, that supply blood to your brain.… More
Peripheral Arterial Disease
Peripheral arterial disease refers to the narrowing of arteries outside the heart and brain, usually as the result of atherosclerosis or "hardening of the arteries" (a build up of fatty deposits on the inner wall of arteries).… More
These are bulging veins that lie just beneath the skin (superficial veins).… More
Vascular ulcers are open wounds on the skin that do not heal or that keep coming back once they do heal.… More
Skin conditions dealt with by general surgery include lumps, tumours and other lesions of the skin and underlying tissues.… More
Carotid surgery is usually done to prevent stroke. This constitutes a "cleaning" out of the main artery in your neck taking blood to the brain.… More
Abdominal Aortic Disease Treatment - Endovascular or Open Surgery
The abdominal aorta is the main artery from the heart to come down to your abdomen.… More
Peripheral Vascular Disease Treatment with Bypass OR Endovascular Methods
This is usually done for severe limb pain, arterial ulcers, gangrene or necrosis.… More
Vascular Access for Dialysis or Oncology
Access for dialysis is done by a small incision under anaesthesia, to create a fistula in the upper limbs by connecting a superficial vein to an artery, so that it can be used for dialysis.… More
Initial consultation charge $200
Dr Peter Vann also operates at:
(09) 520 9543
0800 4 VASCULAR (0800 4 82728)
Direct line (09) 520 9543 (PA) or (09) 215 0789
Any urgent referrals contact my PA (09) 520 9543
Referral faxes: 0800 4 VASCULAR (0800 4 82728)
eReferrals via healthlink and medtech
Dr Peter Vann
PO Box 12 8347
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This page was last updated at 9:48AM on July 6, 2017. This information is reviewed and edited by Auckland Vascular & Varicose Vein Clinic - Dr Peter Vann.