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The work of the department is the diagnosis, management and treatment of vascular diseases and their complications, both elective and emergency.

Our work is predominantly composed of

  • Aneurysms (Abdominal aortic, Thoracic aortic, post-traumatic)
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease (atherosclerosis)  (Chronic ischaemia, critical limb ischaemia, acute Ischaemia)
  • Stroke Prevention
  • Superficial venous insufficiency (varicose veins)

For more information on vascular diseases or procedures, go to


Peripheral Vascular Disease: Intermittent Claudication

Your GP or a Specialist may have diagnosed you as having Intermittent Claudication. This page contains information about the condition and answers to frequently asked questions about the diagnosis, treatment and risks of peripheral arterial disease.

Varicose Veins