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Dr. Shawn Sarin

Vascular Surgery
Washington, DC
24 years experience male

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Office

Washington, DC

Address

900 23rd Street NW, Washington, DC
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Vascular Surgery

Languages spoken

Hindi

Doctor Q&A

15 Answers
2 Agrees
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Shawn Sarin
Vascular Surgery 24 years experience
Treatment for DVT: The condition you are referring to is deep venous thrombosis, i'm assuming. Where is this blood clot located? Treatment options include blood thinning... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Shawn Sarin
Vascular Surgery 24 years experience
Unlikely: It is unlikely, a significant amount of air could enter the venous system and caused a clinically significant event.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Shawn Sarin
Vascular Surgery 24 years experience
Possibly: Aortic dissections are incredibly complex conditions. Your long-term prognosis would be based on many factors. Normally, the complications of dissect... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Shawn Sarin
Vascular Surgery 24 years experience
Good question: Generally, hemangiomas can be observed for long periods of time. They normally don't need to be treated until there is rapid expansion or pain related... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Shawn Sarin
Vascular Surgery 24 years experience
Complex question: Peripheral vascular disease or peripheral arterial disease can rarely cause visual problems. If you are at the point you have visual problems you may ... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Shawn Sarin
Vascular Surgery 24 years experience
P.A.D.: Peripheral arterial disease (p.A.D.) can present as "poor circulation". This is easily diagnosed by non invasive tests by your pcp or vascular specia... Read More
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Shawn Sarin
Vascular Surgery 24 years experience
Complex Question: A spinal avm is a complex tangle of arteries and veins that occurs within the spinal cord. It can be asymptomatic, or can cause neurologic deficits, ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Shawn Sarin
Vascular Surgery 24 years experience
Need more details: Thats a complex question. Need more details. Is there an associated in the brain? Has the aneurysm been repaired? Is there increased intracranial pre... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Shawn Sarin
Vascular Surgery 24 years experience
Definition: A blood clot or thrombus is the final step of the coagulation cascade. It is a good thing when your body is trying to stop blood loss, however a blood... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Shawn Sarin
Vascular Surgery 24 years experience
Unlikely: Though there are many factors in the causes of brain aneurysms, it is unlikely that daily stress contributes to the formation of these aneurysms. That... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Shawn Sarin
Vascular Surgery 24 years experience
Simple test: It is a test that evaluates the discs between the vertebrae. Performed with minimal if any sedation, under xray guidance, a very thin needle is advan... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Shawn Sarin
Vascular Surgery 24 years experience
Raynauds: In the setting of some clinical conditions, vasodialtors can treat the symptoms of vasospasm, etc.
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Shawn Sarin
Vascular Surgery 24 years experience
P.A.D.: Peripheral arterial disease (p.A.D.) can present as "poor circulation". This is easily diagnosed by non invasive tests by your pcp or vascular specia... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Shawn Sarin
Vascular Surgery 24 years experience
Depends: Where are these blood clots located? Are they at the sight of tonsillectomy or have you been told you have deep venous thrombosis, either way he shoul... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Shawn Sarin
Vascular Surgery 24 years experience
Rare: What type of embolism are you concerned about? It is exceedingly rare. There have been some very very scattered reports of air embolism after oral int... Read More

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Recommendations
Jul 7, 2012
Very talented interventionalist, among the best.
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Sarin is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Sarin is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Manipal Academy of Higher Education Kasturba Medical College Manipal, India
Graduated 1998MD

Awards

Washingtonian Top Doctor 2012
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