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Dr. James “Jim” R. Poliquin, RPVI, FACS, FSVM, is a vascular and endovascular surgeon in the Department of Vascular Surgery in the Sydell and Arnold Miller Family Heart & Vascular Institute. He is board certified in surgery and endovascular medicine. His specialty interests include minimally invasive endovascular procedures to open obstructed blood vessels with balloon angioplasty and stenting, abdominal aortic aneurysm repair (both open and endograft), aorto-femoral bypass, femoral popliteal/tibial/distal bypass, carotid endarterectomy, arterio-venous surgery, venous access catheters and venous disease treatment including deep venous thrombosis and varicose veins.
A graduate of the Medical College of Virginia, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Va., Dr. Poliquin served a surgical internship at Tripler Army Medical Center, Honolulu, Hawaii, followed by three years as a flight surgeon and general medical officer with the U.S. Army.
After his military service, Dr. Poliquin completed his general surgery residency at Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk, Va., and his vascular surgery fellowship at St. Vincent Medical Center, Medical College of Ohio, Toledo, Ohio. Dr. Poliquin completed his endovascular fellowship at the Cleveland Clinic and joined the Cleveland Clinic medical staff in 2009.
He is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons and the Society for Vascular Surgery and the Society for Vascular Medicine and is a member of numerous professional organizations, including the Vascular and Endovascular Surgery Society (formerly the Peripheral Vascular Surgery Society) and the Cleveland Vascular Surgery Society.
In his leisure time Dr. Poliquin enjoys tennis, swimming, his dogs, and photography.
Endovascular and Vascular surgery
Fellow, American College of Surgeons
Member, Ohio Chapter, American College of Surgeons
Fellow, Society for Vascular Surgery
Fellow, Society for Vascular Medicine
Fellow, The Vascular and Endovascular Surgery Society (formerly the Peripheral Vascular Surgery Society)
Member, Cleveland Vascular Surgery Society
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