Open Aorta Abdomen and Iliacs Case - Part 1 of 4

Alan Lumsden, MD, demonstrates open aortic repair of a left common iliac artery aneurysm. Learn right iliac bifurcation control and left lower quadrant retroperitoneal exposure of the iliac artery in part 1 of 4 of DeBakey Education's series of open aorta abdomen and iliacs cases.

Watch Part 2: Open Aorta Proximal Anastomosis Case

Watch Part 3: Open Aorta Right Iliac Anastomosis Case

Watch Part 4: Open Aorta Left Iliac Anastomosis Case

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Houston Methodist Hospital


Alan Lumsden, MD

Alan Lumsden, MD

Walter W. Fondren III Distinguished Endowed Chair, DeBakey Heart & Vascular Center
Chair, Department of Cardiovascular Surgery
Professor of Cardiovascular Surgery, Institute for Academic Medicine
Full Clinical Member, Research Institute

Biography Dr. Lumsden’s academic career began in 1989 at Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia where he completed his postdoctoral training and served as a Collaborative Scientist in the Division of Pathobiology and Immunology at the renowned ...