Dr. Steve Kagan

Vascular Surgery
Raleigh, NC
30 years experience male

Locations

Office

My office hours

Saturday: Closed
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Insurances accepted

Aetna

Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina

Cigna

UnitedHealthcare

Medicaid

Medicare

Carolina Vascular

Raleigh, NC

About

Bio

I am a board-certified Vascular Surgeon practicing in Raleigh, North Carolina. I am originally from Massachusetts. I trained in General Surgery at the Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston, MA. I trained in Vascular Surgery at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota. I was an Assistant Professor of Surgery at Temple University Hospital in Philadelphia, PA for (6) years; I was Director of the Endovascular Surgery Program. I received (3) distinct awards for Teaching Excellence I moved to Raleigh, NC in 2003 to join Carolina Vascular

Specialties
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Vascular Surgery, Board Certified

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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steve Kagan
30 years experience Vascular Surgery
Discolored skin: Venous insufficiency ("leaky vein valves") or vein blockage can lead to increases in venous pressure in the legs. As a result of this, the skin can be ... Read More
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A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Steve Kagan
30 years experience Vascular Surgery
Controversial: The science is questionable, but I have had trigger point injections with success (was it real or in my head - who knows).
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A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steve Kagan
30 years experience Vascular Surgery
Possible infection: Leukocytes can mean infection; protein in the urine is not normal - see your internist for a urinalysis, culture and full evaluation.
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Kagan is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Kagan is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thanks for your quick reply! Thank you for your answer. I use to be very physically active, slowed down since my heart surgery. Not as active.
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Ty and yes I am I have had 5 pe's im being tested for sle pulmonary hypertension and thrombophillia now it has been scary and hard to deal w
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Thanks for your quick reply! Thank you so much I will call my doctor ASAP

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Massachusetts Medical School, MA
Graduated 1990MD

Residency

MASSACHUSETTS GENERAL HOSPITAL

Awards

Wallace P. Ritchie Award Temple University 2001
W. Emory Burnett Award for Teaching Excellence Temple University Hospital 1997
Hewlett Packard Award for Academic Excellence University of Massachusetts Medical School 1990

Affiliations

Society for Vascular Surgery
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