Dr. Ralph J Damiano Jr has the following 2 specialties
- Thoracic Surgery (Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery)
- Vascular Surgery
Vascular surgeons treat and manage disorders in your veins, arteries and your lymphatic system to ensure blood circulation in your heart and in brain is the best it can be. They're well-versed on how your vascular system works with the rest of your body and they can treat conditions that may cause blockages or buildup.
They can perform many of the same diagnostic testing as interventional radiologists can, such as angiography and MRIs. In addition to diagnosis, they provide critical care and treatment for aneurysms, artery blockages and trauma injuries that involve your veins. They can also help patients manage diabetes, blood pressure and cholesterol as well as treat artery disease. Treatment for more serious cases might include bypass surgery or surgery to remove plaque.
Dr. Ralph J Damiano Jr is Board Certified in 1 specialty
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Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors (2017)
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Patients' Choice Award (2013, 2014)
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Top 10 Doctor - State (2014)
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Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2013, 2014)
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On-Time Doctor Award (2014)
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Dr. Ralph J Damiano Jr has the following 26 expertise
- Deep Vein Thrombosis
- Mitral Valve Insufficiency
- Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm
- Cardiopulmonary Bypass (CPB)
- Endoscopy (Endoscopic Surgery)
- Myocardial Reperfusion Injury
- Coronary Disease
- Coronary Artery Bypass (Heart Bypass)
- Myocardial Infarction
- Dissecting Aneurysm
- Vascular Malformations
- Laproscopic Surgery (Laparoscopy)
- Heart Disease (Myocardial Ischemia)
- Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy
- Varicose Veins
- Heart Valve Prosthesis Implantation
- Diabetes Complications
- Cardiac Surgical Procedures
- Ventricular Fibrillation
- Heart Transplantation
- Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
- Minimally Invasive Surgical Procedures
- Vascular Surgical Procedures
38 Years Experience
Duke University School Of Medicine
Graduated in 1980
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