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Dr. Hector Dourron

Vascular Surgery
Austell, GA
28 years experience male

Locations

Office

Marietta, GA

Address

55 Whitches St Ste 220, Marietta, GA
Directions

My office hours

Wednesday: 9:00am - 5:00pm
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Office

Smyrna, GA

Office

Austell, GA

About

Bio

Dr. Dourron received his undergraduate degree at the University of Buenos Aires in 1990 and Doctor of Medicine at the University of Buenos Aires in 1994. Dr. Dourron then went on to complete his General Surgery Internship and Residency Training at State University of New York at Stony Brook, New York in 2001. Dr. Dourron completed his fellowship in Vascular Surgery at Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit, Michigan in 2003. He is Board Certified in Surgery as a Diplomat of the American Board of Surgery. Dr. Dourron's hospital appointments include WellStar Kennestone Hospital and WellStar Cobb Hospital. Dr. Dourron is fluent in both English and Spanish and has special interests in minimally invasive endovascular surgery techniques, management of carotid disease, aortic aneurysms and peripheral bypass grafting.

Specialties
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Vascular Surgery

General Surgery

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

43 Answers
12 Agrees
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hector Dourron
Vascular Surgery 28 years experience
Could be muscle spas: Could be muscle spasm.
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hector Dourron
Vascular Surgery 28 years experience
Could be block duct: This could be a blocked pancreatic duct.
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hector Dourron
Vascular Surgery 28 years experience
Low: The true incidence of deep vein thrombosis is not entirely known as many studies have not been accurate nor conclusive to date. However, overall it is... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hector Dourron
Vascular Surgery 28 years experience
Yes : Fatigue in a 20 yr could certainly be low thyroid.
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hector Dourron
Vascular Surgery 28 years experience
No: Morning sickness can come and go and not be related to the health of your pregnancy.
A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hector Dourron
Vascular Surgery 28 years experience
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hector Dourron
Vascular Surgery 28 years experience
Yes: Could be an infection.
A member asked:
Dr. Hector Dourron
Vascular Surgery 28 years experience
Hard to tell: Depends on whether he get chemo and radiation.
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hector Dourron
Vascular Surgery 28 years experience
Outside brain: Peripheral vascular disease refers to any disease or disorder of the circulatory system outside of the brain and heart.
A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hector Dourron
Vascular Surgery 28 years experience
Yes: Often have abdominal pain.
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hector Dourron
Vascular Surgery 28 years experience
Migraine HA: Throbbing type of headache is distinguished by the fact that symptoms other than pain occur with the headache. Nausea and vomiting, lightheadedness, s... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hector Dourron
Vascular Surgery 28 years experience
Following TIA/CVA: Vascular dementia is a general term describing problems with reasoning, planning, judgment, memory and other thought processes caused by brain damage ... Read More
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hector Dourron
Vascular Surgery 28 years experience
No : Increased blood pressure will not increase risk of dvt. However length of plane ride and duration of immobility will.
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hector Dourron
Vascular Surgery 28 years experience
Vascular collapse: Vascular collapse is ultimately the result of an imbalance between tissue oxygen delivery and the metabolic needs of the body.
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hector Dourron
Vascular Surgery 28 years experience
Depends: Depends on size and location.
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hector Dourron
Vascular Surgery 28 years experience
Congenital: A type of hamartoma representing a circumscribed stable malformation of the skin and occasionally of the oral mucosa, which is not due to external cau... Read More
A 54-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hector Dourron
Vascular Surgery 28 years experience
Depends on severity: A twisted or distorted aorta can cause blood flow to be blocked from the narrowing of the aorta.
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hector Dourron
Vascular Surgery 28 years experience
Yes but unproven: Relaxation and stress management techniques like mediation, yoga and various relaxation exercises and breathing exercises.
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hector Dourron
Vascular Surgery 28 years experience
Ovarian Cyst: Many women have ovarian cysts at some time during their lives. Most ovarian cysts present little or no discomfort and are harmless. The majority of ov... Read More
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hector Dourron
Vascular Surgery 28 years experience
Clot From heart: People with afib can dislodge clot from atrium.
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hector Dourron
Vascular Surgery 28 years experience
Bleeding: Bleeding and feeling of coldnes.
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hector Dourron
Vascular Surgery 28 years experience
Yes: Painful itchy red/purple rash at the injection site possible.
A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hector Dourron
Vascular Surgery 28 years experience
Atherosclerosis: Should be on low fat diet, exercise, not smoke and keep diabetics and hypertension under control.
A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hector Dourron
Vascular Surgery 28 years experience
Higher risk: Given your age, you are @higher risk for abnormalities.
A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hector Dourron
Vascular Surgery 28 years experience
No: The blocked artery can cause problems in the brain, not the neck.
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hector Dourron
Vascular Surgery 28 years experience
Vit K: Any foods with vit k (generally green leafy foods).
A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hector Dourron
Vascular Surgery 28 years experience
Yes: Condomn will minimize std's.
A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hector Dourron
Vascular Surgery 28 years experience
Yes: Stomach can stretch out if you continue to over eat.
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hector Dourron
Vascular Surgery 28 years experience
Gastric ulcer: Tar like stool can be being from stomach ulcer.
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hector Dourron
Vascular Surgery 28 years experience
Congenital malformat: Uncommon, hamartomatous, congenital malformations of the lymphatic system that involve the skin and subcutaneous tissues. Small number of vesicles on ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hector Dourron
Vascular Surgery 28 years experience
Not essential: Gallbladder is useful but not essential to live. There are digestive issues without it.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hector Dourron
Vascular Surgery 28 years experience
Yes : Treatment of essential thrombocythemia depends on your risk of blood-clotting or bleeding episodes. If you're younger than 60, have had no signs or sy... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hector Dourron
Vascular Surgery 28 years experience
Yes: Pad is a very serious condition that has also been linked to heart attack and stroke if it’s not treated.
A 42-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hector Dourron
Vascular Surgery 28 years experience
Yes: Endovascular procedures done in left sfa most times are done though right leg up and over.
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hector Dourron
Vascular Surgery 28 years experience
Dehydration: Alcohol causes dehydration which can lead to muscle aches.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hector Dourron
Vascular Surgery 28 years experience
No: Occasional exercise does not overcome the ill effects of smoking.
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hector Dourron
Vascular Surgery 28 years experience
No: There is really no evidence that the Mirena (levonorgestrel) iud increases cancer risk. In fact, there is some (albeit limited) evidence that it may d... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hector Dourron
Vascular Surgery 28 years experience
More tissue : The jejunum is wider, its diameter being about 4 cm., and is thicker, more vascular, and of a deeper color than the ileum, so that a given length weig... Read More
A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hector Dourron
Vascular Surgery 28 years experience
Trigger for Raynauds: Stress is the trigger for raynauds. It is also termed a vaso spastic disease.
A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hector Dourron
Vascular Surgery 28 years experience
Yes : Aa have higher incidence of HTN which is cause of vascular disease.
A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hector Dourron
Vascular Surgery 28 years experience
4 main causes: Hypertension, increased cholesterol, diabetes and smoking.

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Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Buenos Aires Faculty of Medicine
Graduated 1994MD

Residency

SUNY Medical Center

Awards

Top Vascular Surgeon , First Place, Georgia - Winter
2013

Affiliations

American Medical Association
Society for Clinical Vascular Surgery
American College of Surgeons
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