Dr. William Ashwander, MD

Vascular Surgery •  Male
  
Dr. Ashwander
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Neurosurgery One

619 19th St S Birmingham, AL 35233

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Dr. William Ashwander, MD is a Vascular Surgery Specialist in Birmingham, AL. Dr. Ashwander has more experience with Vascular Surgery, Aortic Aneurysm or Dissection, and Peripheral Vascular Disorders than other specialists in his area. He is affiliated with medical facilities Bon Secours St. Francis Hospital and Roper Hospital. He has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Ashwander to book an appointment.


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I was referred to Dr Ashwander because I had a bad infection of the grand toe of right foot. He treated the toe with the latest wound care. He asked for a MRI of it...revealed infection in the bone. We talked about my options. We concluded that it had to be amputated. Surgery was a success. He is very involved in my wound care...I am extremely impressed with his vascular training. He then performed an Angiogram. his bedside manners is wonderful. Very caring, concerned. I highly recommen
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Dr. William Ashwander, MD is a Vascular Surgery Specialist in Birmingham, AL. Dr. Ashwander has more experience with Vascular Surgery, Aortic Aneurysm or Dissection, and Peripheral Vascular Disorders than other specialists in his area. He is affili...Read more

Specialties

  • Vascular Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

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Practice Areas

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 69% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ashwander performs Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography more than 97% of their peers

Dr. Ashwander performs this procedure more than 97% of their peers

Vascular Surgical Procedure
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ashwander performs Vascular Surgical Procedure more than 49% of their peers

Dr. Ashwander performs this procedure more than 49% of their peers

Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ashwander performs Arteriovenous Shunt Creation more than 41% of their peers

Dr. Ashwander performs this procedure more than 41% 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.Compare with other Aortic Aneurysm or Dissection specialists.

Typically treats 58% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Aortic Aneurysm
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ashwander treats Aortic Aneurysm more than 70% of their peers

Dr. Ashwander treats this condition more than 70% of their peers

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ashwander treats Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA) more than 46% of their peers

Dr. Ashwander treats this condition more than 46% 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.Compare with other Peripheral Vascular Disorders specialists.

Typically treats 53% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 8 conditions and procedures

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

Treatment Frequency

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

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

Venous Insufficiency
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

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

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

Varicose Veins
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ashwander treats Varicose Veins more than 87% of their peers

Dr. Ashwander treats this condition more than 87% of their peers

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Dr. Ashwander's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
  • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • 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
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Surgery
  • 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 Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • 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
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Varicose Vein Procedure
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency

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Neurosurgery One

University of Alabama Hospital Birmingham619 19th St S Birmingham, AL 35233
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