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Dr. Catherine Wittgen, MD

Critical Care Surgery ·  Female · Age 55

Dr. Wittgen

Dr. Catherine Wittgen, MD is a critical care surgery specialist in Saint Louis, MO and has been practicing for 23 years. She graduated from Saint Louis University School Of Medicine in 1989 and specializes in critical care surgery.


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(314) 977-4440

Dr. Wittgen accepts the following insurance:

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Dr. Wittgen's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Amputation
  • Aneurysm
  • Angiography
  • Angioplasty
  • Angioplasty With Stent Placement
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Arterial Graft
  • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
  • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
  • Atherectomy
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Artery Stent Placement
  • Carotid Surgery
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Chronic Non-Healing Wounds
  • Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Conscious Sedation
  • Coumadin® Management
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Diabetic (Charcot) Foot
  • Diabetic Foot Care
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Doppler Test
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Edema
  • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
  • Endovascular Aneurysm Repair
  • Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
  • Fistulogram
  • Fluorscein Angiography
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Surgery
  • Laceration
  • Leg Venous Ulcer
  • Lung Surgery
  • Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Peripheral Angioplasty
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Artery Bypass
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Peripheral Artery Disease
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Adrenal Artery Stenting
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Peripheral Vascular Surgical Procedures
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vascular Procedure
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Venous Sclerotherapy
  • Wound Care and Management
  • Wounds

About Me

Biography

Dr. Catherine Wittgen, MD is a critical care surgery specialist in Saint Louis, MO and has been practicing for 23 years. She graduated from Saint Louis University School Of Medicine in 1989 and specializes in critical care surgery.

Specialties

  • Critical Care Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Education

1996
Massachusetts General Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1995
University Of Minnesota Hosp & Clinic
Fellowship Hospital
1994
Saint Louis University Hospital
Residency Hospital
1990
Saint Louis University Hospital
Internship Hospital
1989
Saint Louis University School Of Medicine
Medical School
1985
Saint Louis University / School Of Medicine
Undergraduate School
1996
1995
1994
1990
1989
1985

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