PAD & CLI State of the Art and the COVID 19 Era Impacts on patient management and quality of life

The first segment of a five-part virtual series for attending physicians, fellows, and allied health professionals, Dr. Craig Walker, Dr. Chris LeSar, Dr. Sreekumar Madassery, and Dr. Timothy Yates discuss the State of the Art in PAD and CLI, the importance of telehealth during the COVID 19 Era, and discuss the important focus of quality of life in reducing rates of PAD-related amputation.

The five-part course focuses on optimizing algorithms to improve clinical outcomes and advancing multidisciplinary collaboration in peripheral arterial disease and critical limb ischemia care. Content includes clinical and scientific discussions on the efficacious utilization of interventional therapies and the critical role imaging plays in case planning and improving outcomes, as well as the three panel-moderated live cases that provide multidisciplinary perspective and real world takeaways for  endovascular procedures. 


June 11, 2021

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Philips Image Guided Therapy Devices Academy

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Craig Walker, MD

Craig Walker, MD

Interventional Cardiologist, Founder and President
Cardiovascular Institute of the South

Dr. Craig Walker completed his pre-medicine collegiate degree in two years and received the Pre-Medicine Award from Nicholls State University in Thibodaux, Louisiana. He earned his doctorate from the LSU School of Medicine in New Orleans, ...

Christopher J. Lesar, M.D., FACS

Christopher J. Lesar, M.D., FACS


Board certified by the American Board of Surgery (ABS) and Fellow of the American College of Surgeons (FACS), Dr. Chris LeSar is an experienced vascular surgeon working in the Chattanooga region for the last 14 years, specializing in vascular ...

Sreekumar Madassery, MD

Sreekumar Madassery, MD

Interventional Radiology and Diagnostic Radiology

Dr. Madassery is an Assistant Professor of Vascular and Interventional Radiology at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago and Rush Oak Park Hospital. He is the Director of The Advanced Vascular & Interventional Radiology Fellowship ...

Timothy Yates, MD

Timothy Yates, MD

Interventional Radiology, PAD / CLI, Amputation Prevention

Dr. Timothy Yates a a native of Nebraska who pursued his love of music and language in undergrad–even spending the majority of his senior year at the University of Málaga, Spain, where he became fluent in Spanish language and interpretation ...