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- Angiogram: a diagnostic text which uses x-ray imaging and contrast dye to take pictures of blood vessels.
Atherectomy: a procedure which uses a catheter with a sharp tip to break up and remove plaque from inside the walls of an artery.
Intervenous Ultrasound (IVUS): a medical imaging methodology using a specially designed catheter with a miniaturized ultrasound probe attached to the distal end of the catheter. The proximal end of the catheter is attached to computerized ultrasound equipment.
Endovascular Stenting: the placement of a stent, a small wire mesh tube, inside a blood vessel to prop it open permanently.
Angioplasty: A procedure which uses a catheter with a balloon tip to open the walls of an artery.
- PAUL S. DAVIS, M.D., FASA: Dr. Paul Davis is a leading physician practicing at the Milford Vascular Institute in Milford, Connecticut. His patients benefit from his expertise in delivering services including radiological interventions, radiofrequency and laser treatments for a variety of vascular diseases.
Dr. Davis graduated Phi Beta Kappa from the University of Colorado and is also a graduate of the State University of New York Medical University at Syracuse. He then completed a fellowship at Yale University in Vascular and Interventional Radiology. He is board certified in both Diagnostic Radiology and Vascular and Interventional Radiology and is a fellow of the American Board of Angiology.
In 2006, Dr. Davis joined with Dr. Esposito in founding the Milford Vascular Institute, dedicated to providing state-of-the-art, multidisciplinary care to all patients. He also serves on many medical committees and is a member of our medical executive board. His dedication to high-quality patient care is second to none and he works to provide customized care to meet each individual’s needs.
- DAVID J. ESPOSITO, M.D., FCCP, FACS: Dr. David Esposito is a native of Milford. Dr. Esposito graduated from Foran High School and then from Yale University with a degree in Chemistry. He received his medical training at Duke University School of Medicine in Durham, North Carolina in 1994, and completed a general surgery residency at Rush-Presbyterian St. Luke’s Medical Center and Cook County Hospital in Chicago.
Dr. Esposito completed fellowships in vascular surgery and cardiothoracic surgery at Carolinas Medical Center in Charlotte, North Carolina. He also earned a master’s degree in business administration from the Yale University School of Management in 2007. He is one of only approximately 130 surgeons in the United States to be Board Certified in 3 specialties: General surgery, Vascular surgery, and Cardiothoracic surgery. Dr. Esposito is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons and of the American College of Chest Physicians, as well as a member of the Society of Thoracic Surgeons and the Society for Vascular Surgery. He enjoys hospital privileges at the nearby Milford Hospital, where he is the Chairmen of the Department of Surgery and Chief of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery.
In his free time, Dr. Esposito is active in the community as a member of the Milford Columbus Committee, the Milford Rotary Club, and the United Way of Milford. He is on the Board of Trustees of the Milford Bank. He has a lifelong love of sports, and was captain of the Yale Varsity baseball team in 1990. He is the Head Wrestling coach at his alma mater, Foran High School, and led them to State Championships in 2016 and 2018. He lives in Milford with his wife Suzanne. Between them they have seven children and one grandchild!
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