Dr. Charles O'Mara, MD
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Dr. Charles O'Mara, MD


Vascular Surgery | Male

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Individualized, compassionate care coupled with state-of-the-art diagnostic imaging and technology for optimal evaluation and treatment of the full range of vascular problems


Dr. Charles O'Mara, MD is a vascular surgery doctor who practices in Jackson, MS. He is 68 years old and has been practicing for 44 years.

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    Dr. O'Mara's Care Philosophy

    Individualized, compassionate care coupled with state-of-the-art diagnostic imaging and technology for optimal evaluation and treatment of the full range of vascular problems

    Dr. O'Mara's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

    •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
    •  Specializes in Vascular Surgery
    •  Board certified in Vascular Surgery
    •  Malpractice claims in Mississippi not available
    •  No sanctions found
    •  No board actions found

    Awards & Recognition

    • Awards & Honors
      • Healthgrades Honor Roll
      • Dr. Walter G. Unglaub Memorial Award for highest academic performance during third year, Tulane Medical School, 1973
      • Carrier Scholar, University of Mississippi, 1966-1969
      • Oscar Creech Award as outstanding student in Surgery, Tulane Medical School, 1973
      • Roche Award for highest academic performance in Basic Sciences, Tulane Medical School, 1972
      • Critical Care Physician of the Year, Mississippi Baptist Medical Center, 1990
      • Patient First Award, inaugural recipient; Miss Baptist Medical Center, 2008
      • Arthur Priest Award for most outstanding member, Phi Delta Theta Fraternity (U.S. and Canada), 1969
      • Young Surgeon of the Year, MS Chapter, American College of Surgeons, 1988
      • Isador Dyer Memorial Prize for highest four-year scholastic average, Tulane Medical School, 1973
      • Taylor Medal for highest academic performance in Biology, University of Mississippi, 1969
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      • Secondary aortoenteric fistula: A 20 year experience, 1981
      • Recognition and surgical management of patent but hemodynamically failed arterial grafts, 1981
      • Paraprosthetic-enteric fistula, 1977
      • Use of a temporary shunt for renal transplant protection during aortic aneurysm repair, 1983
      • Simultaneous aortic reconstruction and bilateral renal revascularization: Is this a safe and effective procedure?, 1988
      • The use of intraperitoneal xenon for early diagnosis of acute mesenteric ischemia, 1984
      • Long-term results of aortoiliac angioplasty, 1983
      • Carotid endarterectomy: Results of recent clinical trials, 1995
      • Intraoperative prediction of small intestinal recovery from ischemic injury, 1981
      • Percutaneous transluminal angioplasty as an adjunct to the surgical management of peripheral vascular disease
      • Distal bypass for limb salvage in very elderly patients, 1987
      • Hemodynamic assessment of transluminal angioplasty for lower extremity ischemia, 1981
      • Correlation of foot arterial anatomy with early tibial bypass patency, 1981
      • The Belsey operation for hiatal hernia: A twenty year experience, 1979
      • Collective review: Pulmonary sequestration., 1978
      • Cecal volvulus: Analysis of 50 patients with long-term follow-up., 1979
      • Noninvasive evaluation of lower extremity arterial disease, 1989
      • Hemodynamic and arteriographic evaluation of femoral pulsatility of index, 1982

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    • Vascular Surgery

    Conditions Treated

    • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
    • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
    • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
    • Aneurysm
    • Aortic Aneurysm
    • Aortic Dissection
    • Aortic Ectasia
    • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
    • Atherosclerosis
    • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
    • Cardiovascular Disease
    • Carotid Artery Disease
    • Carotid Artery Stenosis
    • Carotid Bruit
    • Claudication
    • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
    • Heart Disease
    • Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
    • Mesenteric Artery Ischemia
    • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
    • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
    • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
    • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
    • Peripheral Artery Disease
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
    • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
    • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
    • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
    • Renal Artery Stenosis (RAS)
    • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
    • Secondary Hypertension
    • Spider Veins
    • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
    • Thrombosis
    • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
    • Varicose Veins
    • Vascular Disease
    • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
    • Venous Insufficiency
    • Venous Reflux


    • Medical School
      Tulane University School Of Medicine

      Graduated in 1973

    • Internship Hospital
      Johns Hopkins Hospital
    • Residency Hospital
      Johns Hopkins Hospital
    • Fellowship Hospital
      Northwestern University Med Center
    • Other Education
      University Of Texas At Dallas (Utd)

      Completed in 2011

    Languages Spoken

    • English

    Memberships &
    Professional Affiliations

    • The University of Mississippi Medical Center, Associate Vice Chancellor, Clinical Affairs


    • Vascular Surgery
    • General Surgery

    Procedures Performed

    • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair
    • Aneurysm Stenting
    • Angiography
    • Angioplasty
    • Aortic Aneurysm Repair
    • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
    • Carotid Artery Stent Placement
    • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
    • Carotid Ultrasound
    • Cerebral Angiography
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
    • Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
    • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
    • Heart Surgery
    • Lung Surgery
    • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
    • Peripheral Artery Bypass
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
    • Varicose Vein Procedure
    • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
    • Vascular Surgical Procedure
    • Venous Sclerotherapy