Dr. Christopher Owens is a vascular surgeon in the Center for Limb Preservation, which is part of the UCSF Heart and Vascular Center. Owens specializes in the treatment of peripheral artery disease (PAD), thoracic and abdominal aortic aneurysms, carotid artery disease, and dialysis access procedures. He is particularly interested in treating patients with vascular problems in the lower leg.
Owens earned a medical degree at Indiana University School of Medicine. He completed a general surgery residency and vascular surgery fellowship at Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston. He completed a clinical fellowship in vascular medicine and endovascular surgery at St. Elizabeth Medical Center in Boston. In his research Owens explores drugs to prevent vein graft failure and restenosis after angioplasty and stenting. He is an assistant professor of surgery at UCSF.
Center for Limb Preservation
400 Parnassus Ave., Room A-6110
San Francisco, CA 94143
Phone: (415) 353-2357
Fax: (415) 353-2669
Hours: Monday to Friday
8 a.m. — 5 p.m.
Indiana University School of Medicine 1998
Brigham & Womens Hospital 2003
St. Elizabeth Hospital 2004
Brigham & Womens Hospital 2006
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