Dr. Vivian Gahtan, MD

Vascular Surgery •  Female • Age 59
  
Dr. Gahtan

Upstate Medical University

750 E Adams St Fl 6 Syracuse, NY 13210

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(315) 464-1800

Dr. Vivian Gahtan, MD is a vascular surgery specialist in Syracuse, NY and has been practicing for 26 years. She graduated from George Washington U, School of Medicine in 1987 and specializes in vascular surgery.


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Dr. Gahtan accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Excellus BlueCross BlueShield
Excellus BlueCross BlueShield PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
MVP Health Care
MVP Health Care PPO

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for New York
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Practice Areas

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 61% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 9 conditions and procedures

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

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gahtan treats Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD) more than 98% of their peers

Dr. Gahtan treats this condition more than 98% of their peers

Venous Insufficiency
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gahtan treats Venous Insufficiency more than 93% of their peers

Dr. Gahtan treats this condition more than 93% of their peers

Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gahtan treats Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT) more than 88% of their peers

Dr. Gahtan treats this condition more than 88% 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. Gahtan treats Aortic Aneurysm more than 72% of their peers

Dr. Gahtan treats this condition more than 72% of their peers

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gahtan treats Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA) more than 47% of their peers

Dr. Gahtan treats this condition more than 47% of their peers

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Dr. Gahtan's Top Procedures and Conditions

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

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gahtan treats Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD) more than 98% of her peers

Dr. Gahtan treats this condition more than 98% of her 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. Gahtan treats Venous Insufficiency more than 93% of her peers

Dr. Gahtan treats this condition more than 93% of her peers

Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gahtan performs Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography more than 90% of her peers

Dr. Gahtan performs this procedure more than 90% of her peers

Dr. Gahtan'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
  • 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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About Me

Biography

Dr. Vivian Gahtan, MD is a vascular surgery specialist in Syracuse, NY and has been practicing for 26 years. She graduated from George Washington U, School of Medicine in 1987 and specializes in vascular surgery.

Specialties

  • Vascular Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Education

1994
U South Fla
Fellowship Hospital
1992
U South Fla
Residency Hospital
1988
U South Fla
Internship Hospital
1987
George Washington U, School of Medicine
Medical School

Awards

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Upstate Medical University750 E Adams St Fl 6 Syracuse, NY 13210
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Upstate University Hospital

Syracuse, NY

72% Patient experience rating, 3% higher than the national average