Dr. Wes Arlein, MD

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Vascular Surgery | Male

Saint Alphonsus Medical Group 6140 W Curtisian Ave Ste 102 Boise, ID 83704 Get Directions
Dr. Wes Arlein, MD

Dr. Wes Arlein, MD is a vascular surgery doctor who practices in Boise, ID. He is 53 years old and has been practicing for 26 years. Dr. Arlein is affiliated with Saint Alphonsus Regional Medical Center.

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Dr. Arlein's Care Philosophy

Dr. Arlein has been practicing vascular and endovascular surgery for over ten years. He recently relocated to the Boise area from Seattle for the great opportunity to work at St. Alphonsus as well as the wide open spaces of Idaho. He feels it is imperative to educate his patients about their disease and to offer then all options of treatment. These treatments range from medical therapy to minimally invasive therapy such as angioplasty to open surgery. His areas of interest include endovascular repair of aortic aneurysms, angioplasty of peripheral arteries, carotid surgery, open bypass surgery, and dialysis access.

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Dr. Arlein's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
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The first time that I saw him he pressed down on my abdomanel and not knowing that I had a Nissen procedure down years ago he injured the nissen...He was trying to see if my Aortic Graft had slipped..It had not slipped until he pressed (HARD) on my abs.Well I had to go have an Endoleak put into the Graft...Then he put a stent in my right Popateal artey in my right leg...He said it did not open.the next time I saw him he said that it had opened.NOT.Had to have a Bypas by another Dr.(Malpractice)
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Dr. Arlein's Care Philosophy

Dr. Arlein has been practicing vascular and endovascular surgery for over ten years. He recently relocated to the Boise area from Seattle for the great opportunity to work at St. Alphonsus as well as the wide open spaces of Idaho. He feels it is imperative to educate his patients about their disease and to offer then all options of treatment. These treatments range from medical therapy to minimally invasive therapy such as angioplasty to open surgery. His areas of interest include endovascular repair of aortic aneurysms, angioplasty of peripheral arteries, carotid surgery, open bypass surgery, and dialysis access.

Dr. Arlein's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  •  Specializes in Vascular Surgery
  •  Board certified in General Surgery and Vascular Surgery
  •  Malpractice claims in Idaho not available
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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  • General Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Arterial Occlusive Disease
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Coarctation of the Aorta
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Heart Disease
  • Hypertensive Encephalopathy
  • Ischemia
  • Kidney Disease
  • Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
  • Mesenteric Artery Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Artery Disease
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Stroke
  • Superior Mesenteric Artery Syndrome
  • Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thoracic Outlet Syndrome
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vein Diseases
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency

Education

  • Medical School
    Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeons

    Graduated in 1991

  • Fellowship Hospital
    Boston Va

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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Specialties

  • Vascular Surgery

Procedures Performed

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair
  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
  • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
  • Carotid Artery Stent Placement
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Carotid Ultrasound
  • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Dialysis
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
  • Endovascular Aneurysm Repair
  • Endovascular Procedure
  • Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
  • Endovascular Repair of Thoracic Aorta
  • Endovascular Repair of Visceral Aorta
  • Heart Surgery
  • Lung Surgery
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Non-Invasive Vascular Testing for Arterial Disease
  • Percutaneous Management of Valvular Heart Disease
  • Percutaneous Procedures
  • Peripheral Artery Bypass
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Stenting
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Varicose Vein Procedure
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vascular Procedure
  • Vascular Stenting
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure