As a dedicated vascular surgeon/phlebologist, he specializes in the diagnosis, medical management, or surgical treatment of individuals who are suffering from diseases related to the blood vessels outside the brain and heart. He determines the types of instruments and surgical methods that will be most applicable in achieving the desired output. He also reviews the history of a patient to confirm the need for surgery.
Specialized skills in the field of medicine are very valuable these days. With the help of a vascular surgeon or a phlebologist, patients who are dealing with issues associated with the blood vessels are assisted. Among the conditions and diseases that impact the vascular system include coronary heart disease, deep vein thrombosis, arteriosclerosis, and pulmonary embolism. Surgical procedures may be implemented in order to repair damaged veins and arteries, removing blockages within these parts.
Dr. Ian Forrest is currently accepting new patients. To book an appointment, please call (416) 250-6822.