Weill Cornell Medicine provides comprehensive vascular disease care — which incorporates traditional vascular procedures as well as state-of-the-art, innovative endovascular procedures — in one of the highest volume programs in New York State.
Our physicians offer personalized care that addresses each patient’s needs, which includes some of the most advanced treatments available in the world today.
Vascular surgery includes treatment options for a diverse set of pathologic conditions affecting the body's vascular system, the network of blood vessels that circulates blood to and from the heart and lungs.
We provide comprehensive care for all types of vascular diseases in patients of all ages, and treat the full range of vascular disorders including diseases of the carotid, aortic, renal, mesenteric and lower extremity circulation.
Calling on cutting-edge therapies, our world-renowned physicians have also been able to prevent strokes and amputations and have pioneered minimally invasive procedures for the treatment of vascular disorders.
Our mission is to continue to be on the forefront of developing innovative techniques and improving treatment for vascular disease.
As part of one of the world's leading healthcare systems, we are at the cutting edge of new therapies. We diagnose and treat the full range of noncardiac vascular disorders, those conditions that involve the arteries and veins outside of the heart. Treatments involve proven state-of the art therapies and, when appropriate, exciting new investigational modalities.
Weill Cornell Medicine - Surgery has increased its clinical footprint through its recent expansion of services to downtown Manhattan, bringing state-of-the-art surgical care to the more than 750,000 people who work and live there. Our multidisciplinary team of highly-trained specialists now offers patients convenient access to the highest quality surgical care at NewYork-Presbyterian/Lower Manhattan Hospital, where our surgeons perform advanced laparoscopic, endoscopic and endovascular surgical procedures. Surgical consults take place at the newly-renovated patient care facility located at 156 William Street, adjacent to the hospital.
Our broad scope of services include: general surgery, breast surgery, colon and rectal surgery, vascular surgery, surgical oncology and hepatopancreaticobiliary surgery. NewYork-Presbyterian/Lower Manhattan Hospital is the only acute care facility below 14th Street providing care to patients from the Financial District, Greenwich Village, SoHo, the Lower East Side and Chinatown. The Hospital offers culturally sensitive patient-focused care coupled with the clinical excellence and pioneering research of a major academic medical center.
Our multidisciplinary surgical team in Lower Manhattan includes: Benjamin Golas, MD, is Assistant Professor of Surgery at Weill Cornell Medical College and Assistant Attending Surgeon at NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center. Dr. Golas is an experienced, board-certified surgeon specializing in surgical oncology and hepatopancreaticobiliary surgery. His expertise includes minimally invasive procedures for liver cancer, liver metastases, pancreatic cancer and other gastrointestinal malignancies. He offers unique expertise in novel treatments for liver tumors, including radiofrequency ablation. Daniel Hunt, MD, is Assistant Professor of Surgery at Weill Cornell Medical College and Assistant Attending Surgeon at NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center. He is an experienced, board-certified colon and rectal surgeon, who specializes in the most advanced laparoscopic techniques for benign and malignant colorectal tumors, Crohn’s disease, ulcerative colitis, diverticulitis and sphincter preservation for rectal cancer.