Collaborative Care for Aortic Disease

The Aortic Center's multidisciplinary team works together to evaluate and treat patients with aortic disease. 

 Coordinated care of aortic disease is managed by our team of clinical experts, including:

  • Vascular and endovascular surgeons
  • Cardiac surgeons
  • Cardiology specialists
  • Vascular medicine specialists
  • Radiologists
  • Cardiovascular anesthesiologists
  • Intensivists
  • ER, OR and skilled nursing staff


Marc L. Schermerhorn, MD

Chief, Vascular and Endovascular Surgery;      Co-Director, Aortic Center

Kamal R. Khabbaz, MD

Chief, Cardiac Surgery;    Co-Director, Aortic Center

Medical Director

Brett Carroll, MD

Brett Carroll, MD

Director, Lymphatic Medicine; Director, Vascular Medicine; Medical Director, Aortic Center