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

Our Neurovascular Surgery Program treats various diseases that occur within the blood vessels. Learn more about cutting edge minimally invasive treatment we offer.
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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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Doctors + Care Team

William C. Mackey, MD

William C. Mackey, MD

Title(s): Surgeon-in-Chief; Andrews Professor and Chairman, Tufts University School of Medicine
Department(s): Surgery, CardioVascular Center, General Surgery, Vascular Surgery
Appt. Phone: 617-636-5927
Fax #: 617-636-8003

Carotid artery surgery, stroke prevention, aortic aneurysms, claudication and other circulatory problems, re-operative vascular surgery, treatment of vascular surgery complications, venous diseases

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