Dr. Michael Freeman, MD

Vascular Surgery •  Male • Age 65
  
Dr. Freeman
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

University Vascular Surgeons

1940 Alcoa Hwy Knoxville, TN 37920

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(865) 305-6141

Dr. Michael Freeman, MD is a Vascular Surgery Specialist in Knoxville, TN and has over 40 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Freeman has more experience with Peripheral Vascular Procedures, Peripheral Vascular Disorders, and Aortic Aneurysm or Dissection than other specialists in his area. He graduated from Medical College Of Georgia School Of Medicine medical school in 1980. He is affiliated with University of Tennessee Medical Center. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Freeman to book an appointment.


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Dr. Freeman accepts the following insurance:

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Practice Areas

Peripheral Vascular Procedures

Peripheral vascular disorder is diagnosed through a variety of procedures, including angiogram, ankle-brachial index and Doppler ultrasound. Surgical treatments include bypass graft surgery, balloon angioplasty, and stent.Compare with other Peripheral Vascular Procedures specialists.

Typically treats 79% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 5 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Freeman performs Peripheral Artery Catheterization more than 95% of their peers

Dr. Freeman performs this procedure more than 95% of their peers

Peripheral Artery Bypass
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Freeman performs Peripheral Artery Bypass more than 91% of their peers

Dr. Freeman performs this procedure more than 91% of their peers

Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Freeman performs Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting more than 79% of their peers

Dr. Freeman performs this procedure more than 79% of their peers

Peripheral Vascular Disorders

Peripheral vascular disorder specialists diagnose and treat narrowing or blockages in the blood vessels outside the heart, most commonly caused by atherosclerosis, a buildup of plague inside the blood vessel wall.Compare with other Peripheral Vascular Disorders specialists.

Typically treats 81% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 15 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Freeman treats Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD) more than 100% of their peers

Dr. Freeman treats this condition more than 100% of their peers

Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Freeman treats Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection more than 100% of their peers

Dr. Freeman treats this condition more than 100% of their peers

Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Freeman treats Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm more than 100% of their peers

Dr. Freeman treats this condition more than 100% of their peers

Aortic Aneurysm or Dissection

Aortic aneurym or dissection specialists diagnose and treat abnormal bulges or tears in the wall of the aorta, which are life-threatening and require immediate surgery.Compare with other Aortic Aneurysm or Dissection specialists.

Typically treats 72% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 4 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Aortic Aneurysm
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Freeman treats Aortic Aneurysm more than 100% of their peers

Dr. Freeman treats this condition more than 100% of their peers

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Freeman treats Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA) more than 100% of their peers

Dr. Freeman treats this condition more than 100% of their peers

Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Freeman treats Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm more than 91% of their peers

Dr. Freeman treats this condition more than 91% of their peers

Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM)

Arteriovenous malformation (AVM) specialists diagnose and treat abnormal blood vessel connections between arteries and veins that result in damage or death of body tissue and nerve cells.Compare with other Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM) specialists.

Typically treats 70% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Freeman performs Arteriovenous Fistula Repair more than 78% of their peers

Dr. Freeman performs this procedure more than 78% of their peers

Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Freeman performs Arteriovenous Shunt Creation more than 62% of their peers

Dr. Freeman performs this procedure more than 62% of their peers

Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Freeman performs Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis more than 56% of their peers

Dr. Freeman performs this procedure more than 56% of their peers

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Dr. Freeman's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
  • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Artery Stent Placement
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Coarctation of the Aorta
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • 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
  • Endovascular Repair of Visceral Aorta
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Surgery
  • Laparotomy
  • Lung Surgery
  • Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Artery Bypass
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Varicose Vein Procedure
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Venous Sclerotherapy

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Dr. Freeman accidentally found an aneurysm I had and repaired it. He is heaven sent as far as I’m concerned. He is an awesome surgeon with a fantastic sense of caring.
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Biography

Dr. Michael Freeman, MD is a Vascular Surgery Specialist in Knoxville, TN and has over 40 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Freeman has more experience with Peripheral Vascular Procedures, Peripheral Vascular Disorders, and Aortic Aneury...Read more

Specialties

  • Vascular Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Education

1987
Wash University Affil Hospital Barnes Ho
Fellowship Hospital
1985
Wash University Affil/Barnes Hosps
Residency Hospital
1981
Wash University Affil/Barnes Hosps
Internship Hospital
1980
Medical College Of Georgia School Of Medicine
Medical School

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University Vascular Surgeons

University Vascular Surgeons1940 Alcoa Hwy Knoxville, TN 37920
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University of Tennessee Medical Center

Knoxville, TN

76% Patient experience rating, 7% higher than the national average

  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020)
  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020)
  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2018)