Heart & Vascular Center Physician Team

Vivian Gahtan, MD

Vivian Gahtan, MD
Appointed 12/01/03
Women's Health Network
8801 Upstate University Hospital - Downtown Campus
750 East Adams Street
Syracuse, NY 13210

315 464-8272

Current Appointments

Hospital Campus

  • Downtown

Clinical Section Affiliations

  • Surgery: Vascular Surgery and Endovascular Services
  • Upstate Heart and Vascular Center: Vascular Surgery and Endovascular Services

Research Programs and Affiliations

  • Surgery

Clinic/Unit

Education & Fellowships

  • Fellowship: New York-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center, 2006, Endovascular
  • Residency: University of South Florida, 1994, General Vascular Surgery
  • Residency: University of South Florida, 1992, General Surgery
  • Internship: University of South Florida, 1988, General Surgery
  • MD: George Washington University, 1987

Clinical Interests

  • Vascular Surgery (Treatment of carotid artery disease, aortic aneurysm disease, lower extremity arterial isufficiency, varicose veins, chronic venous insufficiency, dialysis access)

Research Interests

  • Smooth muscle cell migration, thrombospondin, extracellular matrix-smooth muscle cell interactions, vascular surgery procedure outcomes

Specialties & Certification

  • General Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Diseases & Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Amputation
  • Arterial/Venous/Lymphatic Malformation
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Carotid Artery Aneurysm
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Descending Aortic Aneurysm
  • Diabetic Foot Complications
  • Diseases of the Thoracic Aorta
  • Peripheral Artery Disease
  • Stroke
  • Subclavian Artery Aneurysm
  • Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm
  • Varicose Veins

Treats

  • Adults and Children

Treatments/Services

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA) Repair
  • Aneurysm - Aortic - Surgery
  • Aneurysm Surgery - Traditional Open Surgery
  • Atherosclerosis Endarterectomy
  • Atherosclerosis Surgery
  • Bypass Surgery for Atherosclerosis
  • Bypass Surgery for Venous Disease
  • Carotid Artery Aneurysm Surgery
  • Carotid Endarterectomy
  • Central Venous Access
  • Debridement
  • Endovascular Aorta Treatment - Abdominal (TA-EVAR)
  • Endovascular Aorta Treatment - Thoracic
  • Endovenous Thermal Ablation
  • Fistula Surgery
  • Hemodialysis and Home Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Limb Salvage
  • Non-Invasive Testing for Vascular Disease
  • Sclerotherapy
  • Surgery for Carotid Artery Aneurysm
  • Varicose Vein Surgery
  • Vena Cava Filters

Associations/Memberships

  • American Medical Association
  • American College of Surgeons (ACS), FACS

Current Hospital Privileges

  • Upstate University Hospital
  • Crouse Hospital
  • VA Medical Center

Publications

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Clinical Profile Shortcut: http://www.upstate.edu/findadoc/gahtanv
Faculty Profile Shortcut: http://www.upstate.edu/faculty/gahtanv

Cardiac Surgery

Gregory W Fink, MD
Gregory W Fink, MD
Cardiac Surgery

Cardiology

Jamal Ahmed, MD
Jamal Ahmed, MD
Cardiology
Timothy D Ford, MD
Hani Kozman, MD
Hani Kozman, MD
Cardiology
Kan Liu, MD, PhD
Robert Michiel, MD

Cardiac Anesthesiologists

Syed T Ali, MD
Syed T Ali, MD
Cardiac Anesthesia
Colleen E O'Leary, MD
Colleen E O'Leary, MD
Cardiac Anesthesia
Muhammad F Sarwar, MD
Muhammad F Sarwar, MD
Cardiac Anesthesia
Andrew M Sopchak, MD
Andrew M Sopchak, MD
Cardiac Anesthesia

Electrophysiology Laboratory

Jamal Ahmed, MD
Jamal Ahmed, MD
Electrophysiology Laboratory
Traian M Anghel, MD
Traian M Anghel, MD
Electrophysiology Laboratory
Luna Bhatta, MD
Luna Bhatta, MD
Electrophysiology Laboratory
Tamas Szombathy, MD
Tamas Szombathy, MD
Electrophysiology Laboratory

Interventional Cardiology (Cardiac Catheterization)

Jamal Ahmed, MD
Jamal Ahmed, MD
Interventional Cardiology (Cardiac Catheterization)
Timothy D Ford, MD
Timothy D Ford, MD
Interventional Cardiology (Cardiac Catheterization)
Hani Kozman, MD
Hani Kozman, MD
Interventional Cardiology (Cardiac Catheterization)

Vascular Surgery & Endovascular Services

Kwame S Amankwah, MD
Kwame S Amankwah, MD
Vascular Surgery and Endovascular Services
Michael J Costanza, MD
Michael J Costanza, MD
Vascular Surgery and Endovascular Services
Vivian Gahtan, MD
Vivian Gahtan, MD
Vascular Surgery and Endovascular Services
Lorena Gonzalez, MD
Lorena Gonzalez, MD
Vascular Surgery and Endovascular Services
Robert A Schwartz, MD
Robert A Schwartz, MD
Vascular Surgery and Endovascular Services
Dawn Scott, PA-C
Dawn Scott, PA-C
Vascular Surgery and Endovascular Services
Palma Shaw, MD, FACS, RPVI
Palma Shaw, MD, FACS, RPVI
Vascular Surgery and Endovascular Services
Scott Surowiec, MD
Scott Surowiec, MD
Vascular Surgery and Endovascular Services
Maria SB Walker, MSN, NP
Maria SB Walker, MSN, NP
Vascular Surgery and Endovascular Services