Dr. Oliver Aalami

Vascular Surgery
Renton, WA, Mexico
22 years experience

Locations

Office

Renton, WA

Address

4033 Talbot Road South, Suite 530, Renton, WA
Directions

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Specialties
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Vascular Surgery

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

296 Answers
5 Agrees
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oliver Aalami
22 years experience Vascular Surgery
Depends: It really depends on why you had the balloon occlusion test and if you had these headaches before the test. The test is diagnostic, not therapeutic (d ... Read More
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6 thanks
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Oliver Aalami
22 years experience Vascular Surgery
Vasodilator : Nitric oxide is a naturally occurring compound released by the healthy lining of blood vessels (endothelial cells). It acts both as a vasodilator and ... Read More
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2 thanks
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Oliver Aalami
22 years experience Vascular Surgery
Unlikely: Abdominal aortic aneurysms arise due to inflammation over many years. Age >65yrs, a smoking history, and male gender are the greatest risk factors. A ... Read More
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7 thanks

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Testimonials
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Nov 9, 2012
As a Healthtap scholar, one of my duties to both peers and patients is to evaluate the quality of answers. Dr Aalami provides not only accurate answers, but with compassion and completeness. I endorse...Read More
Dec 2, 2012
I endorse this doctor. Dr. Aalami is an outstanding vascular surgeon and well respected by his peers.
Sep 10, 2013
a great doc with helpful answers! thank you!
HealthTap member
Well now I wonder if it could be something because I have one on the other side with the same situation - it started small and unnoticable and has grown quite a bit. Someone suggested a tumor? I don't...Read More
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Thank you for the detailed response, we appreciate your comments and will investigate your suggestion
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Ive always been so curious! Now I'll know what to tell my friends at dinner parties!

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Boston University School of Medicine, MA
Graduated 1998MD
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