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Treatments for Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm

Your Treatment Begins Here

Time is of the essence with any aneurysm that is potentially rupturing. If sudden dizziness, nausea, abdominal pain or loss of consciousness occurs, it could be a rupturing aneurysm. Call 911 immediately.

There aren't many things more serious or severe than an abdominal aortic aneurysm. Because of that, you'll receive immediate treatment. Our first priority is preventing the aneurysm from rupturing, keeping you alive. After immediate care, our cardiovascular specialists can recommend specific programs to help you prevent further heart disease and adopt a more heart-healthy lifestyle. We help you through recovery, so you can resume your normal, healthy life.

Treatments We Provide

Active Monitoring

If you have a known aneurysm, it can be monitored. Small aneurysms are less prone to rupture. They can enlarge over time, making them more likely to tear. Watching gives the chance for surgery to reduce the chance of rupture.

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair

There are two main surgical options to repair the damage caused by an abdominal aortic aneurysm: endovascular aneurysm repair (EVAR) and open abdomen surgery. These surgeries can be used to repair or prevent the rupture of an aortic artery.