Once a year, a group of impactful and motivated medical professionals dedicated to vascular disease and the endovascular treatment of arterial and venous disease gather for the CVC experience. CVC is a winning formula of world-renowned faculty, dedicated attendees and ground-breaking content in an immersive and focused atmosphere.​
CVC is a purely vascular conference - no coronary intervention, no TAVR, no structural heart. Attendees can choose from simultaneous arterial and venous programs covering all aspects of endovascular medicine. CVC is the only endovascular conference which offers simultaneous arterial and venous content. 

 The format is fast-paced talks, live cases, and opportunities to learn about new and emerging technologies, live venous ultrasound demonstrations and CVC’s unique, ultrasound-guided pedal artery access cadaver course. International attendees and faculty from different fields can draw inspiration from one another.

Mahir Elder, MD
Interventional Cardiology
Detroit Medical Center
Detroit, MI

Vinay Kumar, MD
Vascular Surgery
Endovascular Center
Laurel, MS
Business of Medicine

Committee Co-Chairs


Thomas McNamara, MD
Interventional Radiology
UCLA Health Systems
Los Angeles, CA

Jondelle Jenkins, DPM
Podiatry
South Chicago Foot & Ankle Clinic
Chicago, IL
Podiatry & Advanced Wound Care 

Patricia Thorpe, MD
Vascular Surgery
Arizona Heart Hospital
Phoenix, AZ
Deep Venous Disease

Scientific Committee

Thomas Shimshak, MD
Inventional Cardiology
Florida Hospital Heartland Medical Center
Sebring, FL

Committee Chairs

Founding Members

Venkatesh Ramaiah, MD​
Vascular Surgery
Arizona Heart Institute
Phoenix, AZ
Vascular Surgery

Srinivas Iyengar, MD
Interventional Cardiology
Bradenton Cardiology Center
Bradenton, FL

Critical Limb Ischemia

Jaafer Golzar, MD
Interventional Cardiology
Advocate Medical Group
Oak Lawn, IL

Paul Jones, MD​
Interventional Cardiology
Mercy Hospital
Chicago, IL

Eric Scott, MD

Vascular Surgery
Methodist Medical Center
Des Moines, IA
Infrapopliteal Intervention

Amir Motarjeme, MD
Interventional Radiology
Advocate Medical Group
Downers Grove, IL

Ross Milner, MD
Vascular Surgery
University of Chicago School
​of Medicine
Chicago, IL

Samer Abbas, MD
Interventional Cardiology
Cardiovascular Consultants
​of Indiana
East Chicago, IN

Craig Walker, MD
Interventional Cardiology
Cardiovascular Institute of
​the South
Houma, LA

Patrick Muck, MD
Vascular Surgery
Good Samaritan Hospital
Cincinnati, OH
Deep Venous Disease

Amir Kaki, MD
Interventional Cardiology
Detroit Medical Center
Detroit, MI 

Miguel Montero-Baker, MD
Vascular Surgery
University of Arizona
Tucson, AZ

Ron Bush, MD
Vascular Surgery
Vein Experts
Palm City, FL

Zvonimir Krajcer, MD
Interventional Cardiology
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, TX

Complex Aortic Disease

Mark Wholey, MD
Vascular and Interventional Radiology
University of Pittsburg
Pittsburg, PA

What is the CVC Conference?

Sonya Noor, MD
Vascular Surgery
Gates Vascular Institute
Buffalo, NY
Vascular Surgery

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Thom Rooke, MD
Vascular Surgery
Mayo Clinic
Rochester, MN

Jack Chamberlin, MD
Inventional Cardiology
Alexian Brothers Health System
Elk Grove Village, IL

John Winscott, MD
Interventional Cardiology
Univ. of Mississippi Medical School
Jackson, MS
Atherectomy

Thomas Davis, MD
Inventional Cardiology
St. Johns Hospital
St. Claire Shores, MI

Romi Chopra, MD
Interventional Radiology
Midwest Institute for Minimally Invasive Therapies
Chicago, IL
Superficial Venous Disease