Heart & Vascular Institute (Miller Family) Outcomes
Vascular Surgery: Volume
2013 — 2017; N = 7342
Cleveland Clinic surgeons performed 7342 vascular surgeries in 2017. A total of 2692 of these procedures were done at Cleveland Clinic’s main campus, and 4650 were performed at Cleveland Clinic hospitals throughout greater Cleveland. For a complete list of Cleveland Clinic hospitals, visit: clevelandclinic.org/locations.
Vascular Surgery by Approach
2012 — 2017; N = 1053
Cleveland Clinic surgeons use an endovascular approach whenever it is the best option for the patient. Endovascular surgery is associated with lower rates of morbidity and mortality, and patients have a shorter recovery compared with open surgery.