Jefferson University Hospitals

Diseases & Conditions

  • Atherosclerosis
    Advanced techniques are available at Jefferson to treat patients with hardening arteries, known as atherosclerosis disease.

  • Bleeding in the Digestive Tract
    Bleeding in the digestive tract may be caused by any number of digestive diseases, including gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), gastritis, ulcers, hemorrhoids, colorectal cancer, ulcerative colitis, Crohn's disease or diverticular disease.

  • Chronic Venous Insufficiency
    Our medical team has the specialized expertise to help reduce the pain and disability that can come with chronic venous insufficiency, a condition that occurs when the blood has trouble being pumped to the heart.

  • Claudication
    Our medical team has the specialized expertise to treat claudication, which impairs walking, and help you remain active and pain free.

  • Deep Vein Thrombosis
    Our medical team has the specialized expertise to help contain blood clots caused by deep vein thrombosis, usually in the leg, and prevents them from causing a potentially life-threatening complication.

  • Peripheral Vascular Disease
    Our medical team has the specialized expertise to help you manage the symptoms of peripheral vascular disease and reduce the risk of heart disease, stroke and other complications.

  • Pulmonary Embolism
    Our medical team has the specialized expertise to treat a pulmonary embolism before it becomes a potentially life-threatening condition.

  • Renal Vascular Disease
    Renal artery stenosis, thrombosis, aneurysm and renal vein thrombosis are all renal vascular diseases that require expert treatment from one of our specialists.

  • Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm
    Our vascular surgeons are leaders in the diagnosis and treatment of all types of aneurysms, including thoracic aortic aneurysm.

  • Varicose Veins
    Our experts have the specialized expertise to help reduce the pain, swelling and severity of varicose veins.

  • Vascular Malformations
    Our expert physicians treat vascular malformations such as arteriovenous malformation, the most common of blood vessel abnormalities.