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Vascular Medicine

The vascular medicine center at Indian River Medical Center focuses on the non-invasive diagnosis and treatment of all problems involving the circulatory system outside of the heart. This includes problems in arteries, veins, and the lymphatic system.

IRMC commonly encounters the following vascular conditions:

  • Peripheral artery disease (PAD) – blockages in the leg arteries
  • Carotid artery stenosis – blockages in the neck arteries; can lead to stroke
  • Renal artery stenosis – blockages in the kidney arteries; may contribute to high blood pressure and/or chronic kidney disease
  • Abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) – a bulging of the aorta that may cause it to rupture
  • Venous problems – can include deep vein thrombosis (DVT) and chronic venous insufficiency
  • Raynaud’s phenomenon, vasculitis, lymphedema, and other less common vascular conditions

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Jun. 12

Family Physician Dr. David Hurst Joins Indian River Medical Associates

VERO BEACH, Fla. (June 12, 2018) — David Hurst, MD, has...
Jun. 8

Indian River Medical Center and Indian River County Hospital District Process Continues With Cleveland Clinic

VERO BEACH, Fla. (June 8, 2018) — Indian River Medical...
May 31

Indian River Medical Center Receives Get With The Guidelines – Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award for Heart Failure and Stroke

VERO BEACH, Fla. (May 31, 2018) — Indian River Medical...

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Jun. 19

Bariatric (Surgical Weight Loss) Support Group

Jun. 19

Babies & Beyond: 3rd and 4th Trimester - Infant and Postpartum Care

Let’s learn about those early postpartum weeks caring...
Jun. 20

Babies & Beyond: 3rd and 4th Trimester - Infant and Postpartum Care

Let’s learn about those early postpartum weeks caring...