Dr. Trent Proffitt, MD

Vascular Surgery •  Male • Age 50
  
Dr. Proffitt
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Vanguard Vascular & Vein - Rowlett

7600 Lakeview Pkwy Ste 150 Rowlett, TX 75088

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(972) 487-1818

Dr. Trent Proffitt, MD is a vascular surgery specialist in Rowlett, TX and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from University Of Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago in 1996 and specializes in vascular surgery, wound & burn care, and more.


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Dr. Proffitt accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
AvMed
Open Access
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Mexico
Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Mexico PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Oklahoma
Blue Choice
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Choice
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Molina Healthcare
Molina
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
National Elevator
Presbyterian Health Plan
Commercial
Principal Life
UnitedHealthCare
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Background Check

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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.

Typically treats 81% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 3 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Proffitt performs Peripheral Artery Catheterization more than 91% of their peers

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

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

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Proffitt performs Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting more than 91% of their peers

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

Varicose Vein Procedure
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Proffitt performs Varicose Vein Procedure more than 62% of their peers

Dr. Proffitt performs this procedure more than 62% 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.

Typically treats 74% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 1 condition or procedure

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Proffitt performs Arteriovenous Shunt Creation more than 74% of their peers

Dr. Proffitt performs this procedure more than 74% 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 66% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 12 conditions and procedures

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

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Proffitt treats Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD) more than 99% of their peers

Dr. Proffitt treats this condition more than 99% of their peers

Venous Insufficiency
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Proffitt treats Venous Insufficiency more than 99% of their peers

Dr. Proffitt treats this condition more than 99% of their peers

Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Proffitt treats Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT) more than 89% of their peers

Dr. Proffitt treats this condition more than 89% 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 59% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Aortic Aneurysm
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Proffitt treats Aortic Aneurysm more than 71% of their peers

Dr. Proffitt treats this condition more than 71% of their peers

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Proffitt treats Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA) more than 48% of their peers

Dr. Proffitt treats this condition more than 48% of their peers

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Dr. Proffitt's Top Procedures and Conditions

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

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Proffitt treats Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD) more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Proffitt treats this condition more than 99% 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
Venous Insufficiency
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Proffitt treats Venous Insufficiency more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Proffitt treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Vascular Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Proffitt treats Vascular Disease more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Proffitt treats this condition more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Proffitt'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
  • Arterial Thrombosis
  • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
  • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Buerger's Disease
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Artery Stent Placement
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Debridement
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Effort Vein Thrombosis
  • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
  • Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
  • Endovascular Repair of Visceral Aorta
  • Endovenous Ablation of Varicose Veins
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Surgery
  • Laser Treatment of Varicose Veins
  • Lung Surgery
  • Mechanical Embolectomy
  • Mechanical Thrombectomy
  • 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 Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Port Removal
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Superficial Thrombophlebitis
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Thrombophlebitis
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Varicose Vein Procedure
  • Varicose Vein Surgery
  • 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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What People Say About Dr. Trent Proffitt, MD
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Dr Proffitt was great with me and my entire family he was able to answer all our questions I did end up losing both my legs due to my own health issues he did every thing to help me i have recovered very well and am still alive today to tell this I have started bowling every sat night alive and well in garland tx the Hill family thank you
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About Me

Care Philosophy

My approach to treating patients is to try to "Restore Flow" back to their lives.  I am not simply a subspecialist who "fixes patients", as this is only part of what I do.  Patients come to me for my expertise, for my advise, for my straigh...

Specialties

  • Vascular Surgery
  • Vascular & Interventional Radiology
  • Wound & Burn Care

Board Certifications

Education

2003
University Of Maryland
Fellowship Hospital
2002
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
Fellowship Hospital
2001
Tx Tech University Health Science Center
Residency Hospital
1997
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
Internship Hospital
1996
University Of Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago
Medical School
1992
Southern Illinois University-Carbondale
Undergraduate School

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

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Locations

Vanguard Vascular & Vein - Rowlett

Rowlett Vanguard Vascular & Vein7600 Lakeview Pkwy Ste 150 Rowlett, TX 75088
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Vanguard Vascular & Vein PUC7700 Lakeview Pkwy # C Rowlett, TX 75088
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Vanguard Vascular & Vein - Garland

Garland Vanguard Vascular & Vein700 Walter Reed Blvd Garland, TX 75042
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Affiliated Hospitals

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Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Garland

Garland, TX

Baylor Scott And White Medical Center Lake Pointe

Rowlett, TX

59% Patient experience rating, 10% lower than the national average

Lovelace Medical Center

Albuquerque, NM

68% Patient experience rating, 1% lower than the national average

Presbyterian Hospital

Albuquerque, NM

71% Patient experience rating, 2% higher than the national average

  • America's 100 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020)
  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)

Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Rockwall

Rockwall, TX

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

The Heart Hospital Baylor Plano

Plano, TX

87% Patient experience rating, 18% higher than the national average

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)