University of Wisconsin–Madison

John R Hoch, MD

Professor

  • Division of Vascular Surgery

hoch@surgery.wisc.edu
(608) 265-4420

600 Highland Ave.
MC 7375
Madison, WI 53792-3284

Education

  • MD, Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, PA, 1983
  • Internship and Residency, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA, 1983-1989
  • Fellow, American Heart Association, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA, 1986-1987
  • Fellow, Vascular Surgery, University of Missouri-Columbia, Columbia, MO, 1989-1991

Clinical Specialties

Dr. Hoch is certified by the American Board of Surgery, with a certificate of additional qualifications in vascular surgery. He is the Program Director for Vascular Surgery Integrated Residency and Fellowship Programs. Dr. Hoch has special interests in complex aortic disease, visceral artery occlusive disease, carotid artery reconstruction, repair of thoracoabdominal aneurysms, and the use of endovascular techniques to repair abdominal and thoracic aortic aneurysms and manage patients with lower extremity arterial occlusion.

Research Interests

Dr. Hoch is the Chair of the UW Venous Thrombolytic Taskforce. His research focuses on utilizing a systems approach to decrease the incidence of venous thromboembolism and improve patient outcomes. He also has research interests in the care of patients with venous hypertension, varicose veins disease and pelvic congestion syndrome. His research efforts are also focused on the role of vascular surgeons in risk factor modification of patients with peripheral arterial disease.

Recent Publications

    • Attrition rates in integrated vascular and cardiothoracic surgery residency and fellowship programs.
    • Chen H, Reddy RM, Palmer SW, Coleman DM, Hoch JR, DiMusto PD, Rectenwald JE
    • J. Vasc. Surg. 2018 Nov 16;
    • [PubMed ID: 30455051]
    • Predictors of 30-day postoperative major adverse clinical events after carotid artery stenting: An analysis of the procedure-targeted American College of Surgeons National Surgical Quality Improvement Program.
    • Bennett KM, Hoch JR, Scarborough JE
    • J. Vasc. Surg. 2017 10; 66(4): 1093-1099
    • [PubMed ID: 28596038]
    • Meta-analysis of individual-patient data from EVAR-1, DREAM, OVER and ACE trials comparing outcomes of endovascular or open repair for abdominal aortic aneurysm over 5 years.
    • Powell JT, Sweeting MJ, Ulug P, Blankensteijn JD, Lederle FA, Becquemin JP, Greenhalgh RM, EVAR-1, DREAM, OVER and ACE Trialists
    • Br J Surg 2017 Feb; 104(3): 166-178
    • [PubMed ID: 28160528]
    • Costs of repair of abdominal aortic aneurysm with different devices in a multicenter randomized trial.
    • Matsumura JS, Stroupe KT, Lederle FA, Kyriakides TC, Ge L, Freischlag JA, Open Versus Endovascular Repair (OVER) Veterans Affairs Cooperative Study Group
    • J. Vasc. Surg. 2015 Jan; 61(1): 59-65
    • [PubMed ID: 25238728]
    • A comparison of open surgery versus endovascular repair of unstable ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysms.
    • Gupta PK, Ramanan B, Engelbert TL, Tefera G, Hoch JR, Kent KC
    • J. Vasc. Surg. 2014 Dec; 60(6): 1439-45
    • [PubMed ID: 25103257]

All Publications on PubMed