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William D Turnipseed, MD
Professor, Division of Vascular Surgery
Dr. Turnipseed is certified by the American Board of Surgery, with a certificate of added qualifications in vascular surgery. He was the chief of the Peripheral Vascular Surgery service at UW Hospital and Clinics. His clinical specialties include less invasive aortic surgical techniques, diagnosis and management of cerebrovascular disease, clinical applications of magnetic resonance imaging, venous surgery, diagnosis and management of thoracic outlet syndrome, and management of athletic overuse injury, such as chronic compartment syndrome.
Dr. Turnipseed is the director of noninvasive peripheral vascular diagnostic facilities at UW Hospital and West Side Clinics.
Dr. Turnipseed provides a wide range of services including Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA) Repair - Endovascular, Amputation, Carotid Endartecotomy, Compartment Syndrome Treatments, Extended Efforts in Limb Salvage, Peripheral Artery Bypass, Thoracic Outlet Syndrome Treatment, and Varicose Vein Treatment.
Dr. Turnipseed has research interests in the development of less invasive surgical techiques for treatment of complex aortic and visceral branch arterial disease, the prevention of stroke, and the development of a Vascular and Cardiac Disease Center.