Dai Yamanouchi, MD, PhD

Associate Professor

  • Division of Vascular Surgery

(608) 265-4420

600 Highland Ave
BX3236 Clinical Science Center
Madison, WI 53792


  • MD, Gunma University, Japan
  • PhD, Gunma University, Japan
  • Surgical Internship and Residency, Gunma University Hospital, Japan
  • Surgical Residency, Saiseikai Maebashi Hospital, Japan
  • Research Fellowship, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, Japan
  • Clinical Fellowship in Vascular Surgery, Nagoya University Hospital, Japan
  • Research Fellowship, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY
  • Fellowship in Advanced Endovascular Surgery, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI

Clinical Specialties

Dr. Yamanouchi specializes in vascular and endovascular surgery. He is board certified in angiology and endovascular surgery in Japan.

Dr. Yamanouchi specializes in open and endovascular techniques for the treatment of vascular diseases. His expertise includes treatments for aortic aneurysms, carotid disease, aortic dissection, peripheral arterial disease, and other vascular disorders.

Research Interests

Dr. Yamanouchi’s research interests include the pathogenesis of abdominal aortic aneurysm and restenosis after angioplasty including balloon angioplasty and stent placement. He is also devoted to the development of novel materials for vascular bypass graft and gene delivery method to treat the patients who suffer peripheral arterial disease. In addition, Dr. Yamanouchi serves as principal investigator on a number of clinical trials.

Dr. Yamanouchi’s Lab

Recent Publications

  • Antioxidants and azd0156 Rescue Inflammatory Response in Autophagy-Impaired Macrophages.
    Elbialy A, Kitauchi M, Yamanouchi D
    Int J Mol Sci 2023 Dec 21; 25(1)
    [PubMed ID: 38203340]

  • Development and validation of a novel endovascular thrombectomy device to treat deep vein thrombosis: a preclinical study in a swine model.
    Yamanouchi D
    Surg Today 2024 Apr; 54(4): 382-386
    [PubMed ID: 37938389]

  • The inhibition of Wnt signaling attenuates RANKL-induced osteoclastogenic macrophage activation.
    Yamanouchi D, Igari K
    Vasc Biol 2023 Jul 13; 5(1)
    [PubMed ID: 37314315]

  • Unpacking the Complexities of a Silent Killer.
    Yamanouchi D
    Int J Mol Sci 2023 Apr 12; 24(8)
    [PubMed ID: 37108288]

  • Induction of endoplasmic reticulum stress markers in an acromegaly model.
    Elbialy A, Sulidan K, Bhuiyan A, Igarashi Y, Yoshitake K, Yamanouchi D, Kang J, Asakawa S, Watabe S, Kinoshita S
    J Cell Biochem 2022 Sep; 123(9): 1411-1421
    [PubMed ID: 35734917]

All Publications on PubMed