Dr. Oscar Grandas, MD

Vascular Surgery •  Male • Age 56
  
Dr. Grandas

University of Tennessee Medical Center

1924 Alcoa Hwy # U-11 Knoxville, TN 37920

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Dr. Oscar Grandas, MD is a vascular surgery specialist in Knoxville, TN and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from U Natl de Colombia, Bogota in 1986 and specializes in vascular surgery.


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Dr. Grandas accepts the following insurance:

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Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
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Practice Areas

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.

Typically treats 94% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 1 condition or procedure

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Grandas performs Arteriovenous Shunt Creation more than 94% of their peers

Dr. Grandas performs this procedure more than 94% 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.

Typically treats 75% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 14 conditions and procedures

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

Treatment Frequency

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

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

Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Grandas treats Venous Embolism and Thrombosis more than 94% of their peers

Dr. Grandas treats this condition more than 94% of their peers

Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Grandas treats Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT) more than 94% of their peers

Dr. Grandas treats this condition more than 94% 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.

Typically treats 68% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 3 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Aortic Aneurysm
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Grandas treats Aortic Aneurysm more than 96% of their peers

Dr. Grandas treats this condition more than 96% of their peers

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Grandas treats Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA) more than 83% of their peers

Dr. Grandas treats this condition more than 83% of their peers

Aortic Dissection
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Grandas treats Aortic Dissection more than 25% of their peers

Dr. Grandas treats this condition more than 25% of their peers

Vascular Surgery

Vascular surgery is a subspecialty of general surgery that focuses on treating conditions of the lymphatic system and blood vessels outside the heart and brain.

Typically treats 74% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 3 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Grandas performs Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography more than 96% of their peers

Dr. Grandas performs this procedure more than 96% of their peers

Vascular Surgical Procedure
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Grandas performs Vascular Surgical Procedure more than 95% of their peers

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

Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Grandas performs Arteriovenous Shunt Creation more than 94% of their peers

Dr. Grandas performs this procedure more than 94% of their peers

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Dr. Grandas' Top Procedures and Conditions

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

Treatment Frequency

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

Dr. Grandas treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Atherosclerosis
  • Autoimmune Atherosclerosis
  • Buerger's Disease
  • Carotid Atherosclerosis
  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2
  • Coronary Atherosclerosis
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
Thrombosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Grandas treats Thrombosis more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Grandas treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Arterial Thrombosis
  • Budd-Chiari Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Effort Vein Thrombosis
  • Intracranial Venous Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Portal Vein Thrombosis
  • Renal Vein Thrombosis
  • Thromboembolism
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Thrombosis
Vascular Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Grandas treats Vascular Disease more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Grandas treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Grandas' 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
  • 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
  • Hypertensive Encephalopathy
  • 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 Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Venous Sclerotherapy
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

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Dr. Grandas' Reviews

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Dr. Oscar Grandas performed a herograft on my right arm. I am 90, female, and 11 years if dialysis. Professional, skilled, compassionate, and thorough are only a few if the words to describe this gifted vascular surgeon. He has allowed me to continue my dialysis and live my life. He is a gift to any one needing a skilled vascular surgeon! He is simply the best. U.T. is so very fortunate to have his services. Thank you Dr. Grandas.
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Apr 17, 2019
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Excellent doctor has gone over and above taking care of me.
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Scotty in Knoxville, TN – Apr 20, 2016
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He did my husband's kidney transplant he is very good at what he does. He is encouraging and Profesional
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Oscar Grandas, MD is a vascular surgery specialist in Knoxville, TN and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from U Natl de Colombia, Bogota in 1986 and specializes in vascular surgery.

Specialties

  • Vascular Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Education

2000
University of Tennessee Memorial Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1998
Washington Hospital Center
Fellowship Hospital
1997
University TN
Residency Hospital
1994
Washington Hospital Center
Residency Hospital
1993
Washington Hospital Center
Internship Hospital
1986
U Natl de Colombia, Bogota
Medical School

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Practice

University of Tennessee Medical Center1924 Alcoa Hwy # U-11 Knoxville, TN 37920
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University Vascular Surgeons1940 Alcoa Hwy Ste E120 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)
  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2018, 2017)