Dr. Raghuveer Vallabhaneni, MD

Dr. Raghuveer Vallabhaneni, MD

Dr. Raghuveer Vallabhaneni, MD

Languages: English
Fax: (410) 261-8226

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  • Vascular Surgery
Conditions I Treat
  • abdominal aortic aneurysm
  • abdominal aortic ectasia
  • acquired arteriovenous aneurysm
  • aneurysm
  • aneurysm of artery of neck
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Procedures I Perform
  • abdominal aneurysm repair
  • abdominal aorta aneurysm repair
  • abdominal aorta pta
  • amputation below the knee surgery
  • amputation of the toe surgery
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About the Provider

Raghuveer Vallabhaneni, MD, FACS FSVS, is the Director of Vascular Surgery for the Baltimore region. He is a fellowship-trained vascular surgeon who is board certified in vascular surgery . Most recently, Dr. Vallabhaneni served as an Assistant Professor of Surgery in the Division of Vascular Surgery at the University of North Carolina.

Experienced in all forms of endovascular and open surgery, including minimally-invasive, as well as in the medical management of vascular issues, Dr. Vallabhaneni is able to offer his patients the full range of available diagnostic and treatment options. He also has specific expertise in treating complex aortic disease and has developed a national reputation in this field.

He completed a research fellowship at the University of Pittsburgh Medical School and his clinical vascular surgery fellowship at Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis. He trained in general surgery at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center.

Dr. Vallabhaneni's research interests are focused on patient outcomes related to the latest advances in vascular surgery. He has been the principal investigator on numerous clinical trials related to various treatment modalities. Dr. Vallabhaneni is published widely, including book chapters and peer-reviewed articles, and has been an invited speaker at both regional and national vascular surgery conferences.

He chose the field of vascular surgery because he enjoys the continuity of care and the ability to directly impact his patients in a meaningful way customizing the appropriate therapeutic option to the individual patient in order to ensure the most favorable outcome.

  • Fellowship Program: Washington University/Barnes Jewish Hospital (2011)
  • Residency Program: University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (2009)
  • Medical School: University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey at Newark (2001)
  • Board Certification: American Board of Surgery, Vascular Surgery
  • Board Certification: American Board of Surgery, Surgery

Optimization of factors for the prevention of spinal cord ischemia in thoracic endovascular aortic repair.

Sulzinski MC, Rossi MJ, Alfawaz AA, Reynolds KB, Maloni KC, Kiguchi MM, Dearing JA, Abramowitz SD, Vallabhaneni R, Woo EY, Fatima J.Vascular. 2021 Apr 14:17085381211007623. doi: 10.1177/17085381211007623. Online ahead of print.PMID: 33853456

Results of Obturator Foramen Bypass in Patients with Groin Infection and Arterial Involvement.

Dunphy KM, Hassey J, Vallabhaneni R, Alfawaz AA, Kiguchi MM, Fatima J, Woo EY, Abramowitz SD.Ann Vasc Surg. 2021 Apr 20:S0890-5096(21)00202-8. doi: 10.1016/j.avsg.2021.02.011. Online ahead of print.PMID: 33848584

Systematic review and meta-analysis of endovascular interventions for Stanford type A aortic dissection.

De Freitas S, Rossi MJ, Abramowitz SD, Fatima J, Kiguchi MM, Vallabhaneni R, Walsh SR, Woo EY.J Vasc Surg. 2021 Feb 13:S0741-5214(21)00198-1. doi: 10.1016/j.jvs.2021.01.054. Online ahead of print.PMID: 33592292 

Transcarotid Endovascular Repair of Extracranial Internal Carotid Artery Aneurysms Using Flow Reversal for Distal Embolic Protection.

Ahmed SM, Hosseini M, Santini R, Sahajwani S, Vallabhaneni R, Toursavadkohi S, Karwowski J, Nagarsheth K.Ann Vasc Surg. 2020 Aug;67:568.e13-568.e18. doi: 10.1016/j.avsg.2020.03.020. Epub 2020 Mar 28.PMID: 32234395

Comparison of commercially available versus customized branched-fenestrated devices in the treatment of complex aortic aneurysms.

Motta F, Vallabhaneni R, Kalbaugh CA, Alyateem G, Marston WA, Farber MA.J Vasc Surg. 2019 Mar;69(3):645-650. doi: 10.1016/j.jvs.2018.05.215. Epub 2018 Aug 17.PMID: 30126783

The role of selective stenting for superior mesenteric artery scallops during fenestrated endovascular aneurysm repair.

Motta F, Vallabhaneni R, Kalbaugh CA, Farber MA.J Vasc Surg. 2019 Jan;69(1):47-52. doi: 10.1016/j.jvs.2018.05.016. Epub 2018 Jun 28.PMID: 29960791

The impact of current smoking on outcomes after infrainguinal bypass for claudication.

Kalbaugh CA, Gonzalez NJ, Luckett DJ, Fine J, Brothers TE, Farber MA, Beck AW, Hallett JW Jr, Marston WA, Vallabhaneni R.J Vasc Surg. 2018 Aug;68(2):495-502.e1. doi: 10.1016/j.jvs.2017.10.091. Epub 2018 Mar 2.PMID: 29506947

Performance of acoustic radiation force impulse ultrasound imaging for carotid plaque characterization with histologic validation.

Czernuszewicz TJ, Homeister JW, Caughey MC, Wang Y, Zhu H, Huang BY, Lee ER, Zamora CA, Farber MA, Fulton JJ, Ford PF, Marston WA, Vallabhaneni R, Nichols TC, Gallippi CM.J Vasc Surg. 2017 Dec;66(6):1749-1757.e3. doi: 10.1016/j.jvs.2017.04.043. Epub 2017 Jul 13.PMID: 28711401 

Results from multiple prospective single-center clinical trials of the off-the-shelf p-Branch fenestrated stent graft.

Farber MA, Eagleton MJ, Mastracci TM, McKinsey JF, Vallabhaneni R, Sonesson B, Dias N, Resch T.J Vasc Surg. 2017 Oct;66(4):982-990. doi: 10.1016/j.jvs.2017.01.068. Epub 2017 May 27.PMID: 28559176

Better survival for African and Hispanic/Latino Americans after infrainguinal revascularization in the Society for Vascular Surgery Vascular Quality Initiative.

Brothers TE, Zhang J, Mauldin PD, Tonnessen BH, Robison JG, Vallabhaneni R, Hallett JW Jr, Sidawy AN.J Vasc Surg. 2017 Apr;65(4):1062-1073. doi: 10.1016/j.jvs.2016.10.105. Epub 2017 Feb 8.PMID: 28189358

Incidence and Clinical Significance of Renal Infarct After Fenestrated Endovascular Aortic Aneurysm Repair.

Burke LM, Conyers JM, Burke CT, Dixon R, Yu H, Kim J, Vallabhaneni R, Farber MA, Isaacson AJ.AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2017 Apr;208(4):885-890. doi: 10.2214/AJR.16.16562. Epub 2017 Jan 26.PMID: 28125784

Endovascular treatment of aneurysms using fenestrated-branched endografts with distal inverted iliac limbs.

Jain V, Banga P, Vallabhaneni R, Eagleton M, Oderich G, Farber MA.J Vasc Surg. 2016 Sep;64(3):600-4. doi: 10.1016/j.jvs.2016.02.058.PMID: 27565586

Management of acute type B aortic dissections.

Jain V, Farber MA, Vallabhaneni R.Expert Rev Cardiovasc Ther. 2016 Sep;14(9):1043-52. doi: 10.1080/14779072.2016.1199955. Epub 2016 Aug 10.PMID: 27339830 

Ultralow Iodine Dose Transarterial Catheter-Directed CT Angiography for Fenestrated Endovascular Aortic Repair Planning.

Isaacson AJ, Burke LM, Vallabhaneni R, Farber MA.Ann Vasc Surg. 2016 Aug;35:234-7. doi: 10.1016/j.avsg.2016.01.045. Epub 2016 May 27.PMID: 27238979

Predicting outcomes for infrapopliteal limb-threatening ischemia using the Society for Vascular Surgery Vascular Quality Initiative.

Brothers TE, Zhang J, Mauldin PD, Tonnessen BH, Robison JG, Vallabhaneni R, Hallett JW Jr.J Vasc Surg. 2016 Jan;63(1):114-24.e5. doi: 10.1016/j.jvs.2015.08.063. Epub 2015 Oct 1.PMID: 26432282

Current accepted hemodynamic criteria for critical limb ischemia do not accurately stratify patients at high risk for limb loss.

Vallabhaneni R, Kalbaugh CA, Kouri A, Farber MA, Marston WA.J Vasc Surg. 2016 Jan;63(1):105-12. doi: 10.1016/j.jvs.2015.07.095. Epub 2015 Sep 26.PMID: 26412436

Non-invasive in vivo characterization of human carotid plaques with acoustic radiation force impulse ultrasound: comparison with histology after endarterectomy.

Czernuszewicz TJ, Homeister JW, Caughey MC, Farber MA, Fulton JJ, Ford PF, Marston WA, Vallabhaneni R, Nichols TC, Gallippi CM.Ultrasound Med Biol. 2015 Mar;41(3):685-97. doi: 10.1016/j.ultrasmedbio.2014.09.016. Epub 2015 Jan 22.PMID: 25619778 

Race and gender affect outcomes of lower extremity bypass.

Jain AK, Kalbaugh CA, Farber MA, Marston WA, Vallabhaneni R.J Vasc Surg. 2014 Nov;60(5):1275-1281. doi: 10.1016/j.jvs.2014.04.069. Epub 2014 Jun 20.PMID: 24953897

"Off-the-shelf" devices for complex aortic aneurysm repair.

Farber MA, Vallabhaneni R, Marston WA.J Vasc Surg. 2014 Sep;60(3):579-84. doi: 10.1016/j.jvs.2014.03.258. Epub 2014 May 3.PMID: 24797555

Debate: whether young, good-risk patients should be treated with endovascular abdominal aortic aneurysm repair.

Vallabhaneni R, Farber MA, Schneider F, Ricco JB.J Vasc Surg. 2013 Dec;58(6):1709-15. doi: 10.1016/j.jvs.2013.09.017.PMID: 24280332

Part one: for the motion. young patients with good risk factors should be treated with EVAR.

Vallabhaneni R, Farber MA.Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg. 2013 Dec;46(6):614-7. doi: 10.1016/j.ejvs.2013.09.020. Epub 2013 Sep 25.PMID: 24094940 

The GORE(®) TAG(®) thoracic endoprosthesis.

Vallabhaneni R, Farber MA.Expert Rev Med Devices. 2013 Mar;10(2):161-5. doi: 10.1586/erd.12.80.PMID: 23480084 

Moving into the paravisceral aorta using fenestrated and branched endografts.

Farber MA, Vallabhaneni R.Semin Vasc Surg. 2012 Dec;25(4):193-9. doi: 10.1053/j.semvascsurg.2012.09.003.PMID: 23206565

Iliac artery recanalization of chronic occlusions to facilitate endovascular aneurysm repair.

Vallabhaneni R, Sorial EE, Jordan WD Jr, Minion DJ, Farber MA.J Vasc Surg. 2012 Dec;56(6):1549-54; discussion 1554. doi: 10.1016/j.jvs.2012.05.089. Epub 2012 Sep 7.PMID: 22960023

Early protection and compression of residual limbs may improve and accelerate prosthetic fit: a preliminary study.

Duwayri Y, Vallabhaneni R, Kirby JP, Mueller MJ, Volshteyn O, Geraghty PJ, Sicard GA, Curci JA.Ann Vasc Surg. 2012 Feb;26(2):242-9. doi: 10.1016/j.avsg.2011.08.001. Epub 2011 Nov 1.PMID: 22050879

Transient cortical blindness after thoracic endovascular aneurysm repair.

Vallabhaneni R, Jim J, Derdeyn CP, Sanchez LA.J Vasc Surg. 2011 May;53(5):1405-8. doi: 10.1016/j.jvs.2010.11.101. Epub 2011 Jan 26.PMID: 21276688

Open techniques for arch vessel reconstruction during thoracic endovascular aneurysm repair (TEVAR).

Vallabhaneni R, Sanchez LA.J Vasc Surg. 2010 Oct;52(4 Suppl):71S-6S. doi: 10.1016/j.jvs.2010.06.146. Epub 2010 Aug 17.PMID: 20724096 

Increased interactive format for Morbidity & Mortality conference improves educational value and enhances confidence.

Prince JM, Vallabhaneni R, Zenati MS, Hughes SJ, Harbrecht BG, Lee KK, Watson AR, Peitzman AB, Billiar TR, Brown MT.J Surg Educ. 2007 Sep-Oct;64(5):266-72. doi: 10.1016/j.jsurg.2007.06.007.PMID: 17961883

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