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Vascular Surgery Advanced Aortic Fellowship (Minnesota)

Department and Faculty

More than 1,600 open vascular operations are performed each year at Mayo Clinic. Of these, approximately 50 to 60 are fenestrated-branched cases and 100 are thoracic or abdominal stent graft cases.


Division of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery faculty members are highly experienced in both open and endovascular procedures. All faculty members participate in resident and fellow education in addition to research and clinical practice.

Advisers and mentors

You are assigned a staff mentor who reviews your progress and assists you in meeting your career goals. The program director also meets with you individually to ensure that your educational needs are met.

Visiting professors

The Division of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery at Mayo Clinic has an active visiting faculty member program and invites several prominent vascular surgeons from other medical institutions to visit Mayo each year. You have access to these individuals throughout your fellowship.