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 2012 Program

Texas Society of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery

Established 1984



LORI L. POUNDS,  MD                                                                                                                                                                                                MARVIN D. ATKINS, M.D.

President                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Vice-President/Webmaster


GERARDO ORTEGA, M.D.                                                                                                                                                                                       BOULOS TOURSARKISSIAN, M.D.

Secretary                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Treasurer




Fall Meeting
November 2, 2012
Westin La Cantera Resort
0700-0800              Registration
                                 Continental Breakfast Available 7:00-10:30 AM         
0800                        Welcome and Announcements  
                                 Lori Pounds, MD - President
Session I:  Moderator --   Lori Choi, MD
         0805-0825     Payment Models in a Post Fee for Service Era.  What are the Options?
                                                Matthew J. Sideman, MD
         0825-0845     Validating common carotid artery stenosis by duplex ultrasound with carotid angiogram or computed tomographic angiography scan
                                                Jesus Matos, MD
         0845-0905     Patient-based Outcomes Following Wartime Extremity Vascular Injury: an Interim Analysis of the US Military Vascular Injury Initiative
                                                John D. Watson, MD, Capt, MC, USAF
         0905-930       Occluded aortobifemoral bypass graft presenting as acute cardiopulmonary failure –the importance of a good secondary survey
                                                David Shields, MD and Patrick Robinson, BS
0930-1000              Break and Visit with Exhibitors                                 
Session II:  Moderator – Benjamin Pearce, MD
         1000–1020    World Experience with the Nellix Device for EVAR
                                                Clifford J. Buckley, MD
         1020–1040    Congenital Aortic Anomalies in the Adult
                                                Marvin D. Atkins, Jr., MD
          1040 –1100   Ultrasound Surveillance for Endovascualr Interventions:  Is it Worth it?
                                                Boulos Toursarkissian, MD
         1100-1200     Invited Speaker:
                                A Requiem for Carotid Endarterectomy in Asymptomatic Patients
                                                John F. Eidt, MD
1200-1300              Lunch and Visit with Vendors
1200-1300              Business Lunch – Members only
Session III:   Moderator – Zachary Arthurs, MD, MAJOR, MC, USA
         1300–1400    ETHICS LECTURE: The Impaired Physician 
                                                Lois A. Killewich, M.D., Ph.D.
          1400-1420    Current Options for Traumatic Aortic Transections
                                                Benjamin Pearce, MD
         1420-1440     A Surgical Team's Experience with Health Capacity-Building in Rural Afghanistan
                                                David S. Kauvar, MD, MAJOR, MC, USA, San Antonio
         1440-1500     Break and Visit with Vendors
Session IV:   Resident and Fellow Presentations
1500-1700  Moderator – Marvin D. Atkins, MD
1500-1515     Trends and Outcomes for Endovascular and Open Repair of Isolated        Iliac Artery Aneurysms: A population-based Analysis
                                                Jaime Benarroch-Gampel, MD
         1515-1530     Re-Entry Solutions for treatment of Chronic Total Occlusion.
                                                Leigh Eidson, MD,  S&W/TAMU HSC, Temple.
         1530-1545     Resuscitative Aortic Balloon Occlusion of the Aorta and Hemorrhagic Shock.
                                                Sahar T. Leazer, MD SAMC
         1545-1600     Endovascular Repair of Popliteal Artery Injury Assoicated with Posterior Knee Dislocation via Retrograde Tibial Access.
                                                Jeff Luh, MD,  UTMB.
         1600-1615     Endovascular Management of Extensive Ilio-Femoral, Popliteal and Tibial Thrombosis from May-Thurner Syndrome Using an “Up and Over Technique”
                                                Mohammed Al-Zoubaidi, MD,  UTMB, Galveston.
         1615-1630     Suspended Animation Mitigates Ischemia-Reperfusion in a Microvascular Porcine Model of Vascularized Compostite Tissue Transplantation
                                                Carole Y. Villamaria, MD, Capt, MC, USAF, San Antonio.
         1630-1645     Endovascular Management of Iliofemoral Vein Thrombosis for Transplant Kidney Salvage:  A Case Report
                                                Jaime Benarroch-Gampel, MD UTMB, Galveston
         1645-1700     Coronary-Subclavian Steal Syndrome with Occluded Left Internal Carotid Artery:  Endovascular Solutions for the Anatomically or Physiologically Challenged
                                                Richard Lu, BS,  UTMB, Galveston
Evening Agenda
         1800-1900       Cocktails
         1900-              Evening Presentation:  John F. Eidt, MD
                                 Awards for Resident and Fellows