Dr. Russell Lam, MD

Dr. Russell Lam, MD

Vascular Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 44
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Dr. Russell Lam, MD is a vascular surgery specialist in Dallas, TX and has been practicing for 11 years. He graduated from University Of Texas Medical School At San Antonio in 2000 and specializes in vascular surgery and endovascular surgery.

8220 Walnut Hill Ln Ste 505

Dallas, TX 75231

Contact Information

(214) 345-4160

Insurance Accepted

  • Accountable Health Plans of America
  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Buckeye Community Health Plan
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • 29 More

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Texas
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Lam's Top Procedures and Conditions

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

Treatment Frequency

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

Dr. Lam 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
Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lam treats Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities more than 97% of his peers

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

Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lam performs Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Lam performs this procedure more than 96% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Airway Stenting
  • Carotid Artery Stent Placement
  • Enteral Stenting
  • Esophageal Stenting
  • Intracranial Angioplasty With Stent Placement
  • Intracranial Vessel Angioplasty
  • Peripheral Angioplasty
  • Renal Artery Angioplasty
  • Stenting, Intracranial Vessels
  • Wingspan™ Stent System

Dr. Lam's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Aneurysm
Aneurysm Stenting
Angioplasty
Angioplasty With Stent Placement
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
Arterial Doppler Ultrasound
Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
Atherectomy
Atherosclerosis
Atherosclerosis of Aorta
Carotid Artery Disease
Carotid Artery Stent Placement
Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
Carotid Ultrasound
Catheter Angiography
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebrovascular Disease
Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Congenital Heart Defects
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Diabetic Limb Salvage
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
In-Office Atherectomy
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 Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
Peripheral Artery Bypass
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Peripheral Vascular Studies
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
Stent Grafting
Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
Thrombosis
Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
Ultrasound, Abdominal Aortic
Varicose Vein Procedure
Varicose Veins
Vascular Disease
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
Venous Compression
Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
Venous Insufficiency
Venous Sclerotherapy
Venous Ulcer

About Me

Care Philosophy

Dr Lam specializes in minimally-invasive therapy for peripheral arterial disease (PAD), aortic aneurysm, carotid artery stenosis and stroke prevention, and varicose veins. He has been in practice since 2007 and has quickly emerged as a nationally ...

Specialties

  • Vascular Surgery
  • Endovascular Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Education

  • 2007
    Weill Med College Cornell University
    Fellowship Hospital
    2007
  • 2007
    Columbia University College Physical Surgs
    Fellowship Hospital
    2007
  • 2005
    Baylor College Med
    Residency Hospital
    2005
  • 2002
    Baylor College Med
    Internship Hospital
    2002
  • 2000
    University Of Texas Medical School At San Antonio
    Medical School
    2000
  • 1996
    University Of California At Berkeley
    Undergraduate School
    1996

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • D Magazine best doctor, October 20
  • Texas Monthly Texas Super Doctors Rising Stars, 2011
  • America's Top Surgeons by The Consumer Research Council of Americal, 2011

Media & Publications

  • Good Morning Texas, 2010

Dr. Lam's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Lam

3.8

Based on 40 reviews

5 Stars
70%
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
2.5%
(1)
1 Star
27.5%
(11)

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  • Staff friendliness
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Dr. Lam is extremely concerned about his patients well-being, to the extent that he provides a cell number where he can be personally contacted. This is the first doctor that I have encountered that is this conscientious.
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Excellent doctor. Truly deserving of title "Texas Superdoctor!"
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My first appointment showed up early waited in lobby over 30 minutes finally asked lady behind the desk what was happening. She explained Dr sometimes falls behind due to new patients like myself and questions etc. Then after 55 minutes I went to a room waited another 30 minutes still no one...Read More
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Accountable Health Plans of America
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Aetna
Aetna Test HMO
Choice Plus Test POS II
Medicare Advantage HMO
Medicare Advantage PPO
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Medicaid
Assurant Health
Beech Street (Multiplan)
Worker's Compensation WC
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card Test PPO
Buckeye Community Health Plan
Medicare Advantage HMO-SNP
CareOregon
Medicaid
CareSource
Medicaid
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
Select Network HMO
Coastal Comp Health Network (CCHN)
Community Health Choice
Medicaid
Galaxy Health Network
Health Net
Medicaid
HealthPlus
Medicaid
HealthPlus Amerigroup
Medicaid
HealthSmart
HealthSmart POS
HealthSmart PPO
HealthSmart - Interplan Health Group
Interplan Health Group WC
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Medicaid
Humana
Choice Care
Choice Care PPO
Choice PPO
Husky Health
Medicaid
inHealth
Medicaid
INTotal Health
Medicaid
Medica
Medicaid
Medicaid
Midwest Health Plan
Medicaid
Molina Healthcare
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan Test PPO
MultiPlan Wellmark PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Peach State Health Plan
Medicaid
Principal Financial Group
Pyramid Life
Today's Option Medicare Advantage PFFS
Simply Healthcare Plans
Medicaid
Staywell (Wellcare)
Medicaid
Superior HealthPlan
STAR (State of Texas Access Reform) Plus Medicaid
Texas True Choice
Texas True Choice PPO
Texas Workers' Compensation
Texas Workers' Compensation WC
UnitedHealthCare
Basic PPO
Choice Plus Test POS
Medicaid
Options PPO
PacifiCare
Secure Horizons
United Healthcare
United Healthcare HMO
Wellcare of Georgia
Medicaid

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