Carotid Artery Disease

The carotid arteries are two main arteries in the neck. When these arteries narrow due to cholesterol, it's called carotid artery disease.

Programs + Services

Cerebrovascular and Endovascular Surgery

The Neurovascular Surgery Program at Tufts Medical Center in Boston, MA provides world-class minimally invasive surgical, endovascular, and radiosurgical treatment for diseases that occur in the blood vessels that supply the brain and spinal cord with oxygen and nutrients.
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Carotid Artery Disease Program

The Carotid Artery Disease Program at Tufts MC in Boston provides minimally invasive treatments for patients with narrowed carotid arteries due to atherosclerosis.
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Quality + Safety

A world-class teaching hospital shouldn't make you feel small. At Tufts Medical Center the patient is at the center of everything that we do. This means we're committed to providing the highest quality of care in a safe, friendly environment.

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200 Years of Caring for the Community

Tufts Medical Center has been taking care of Boston and the surrounding community for more than 200 years.

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