The Alaska Heart & Vascular Institute Welcomes Well-Known Surgeon 9-14-2017
The Alaska Heart & Vascular Institute is proud to welcome Mark M. Levin, M.D., M.S. Dr. Levin will join the AHVI team on September 18. He is board-certified in general surgery and a graduate of the Georgetown University School of Medicine, where he earned a Doctor of Medicine, as well as a Master of Science in physiology and biophysics. Dr. Levin also holds a Bachelor of Arts in neuroscience with a concentration in cellular & molecular neuroscience from the Johns Hopkins University.
Dr. Levin is currently finishing his training at the University of Texas Southwestern as a Vascular Surgery Fellow. His training entails the full spectrum of open and endovascular surgery, with an emphasis on advanced endovascular techniques. “University of Texas Southwestern is one of a few institutions nationwide that provides trainees access to devices designated as IDE (investigational device exempt) by the FDA, allowing in-depth exposure to case-planning, device design, and implantation of both custom-made and physician-modified fenestrated aortic grafts,” Dr. Levin said.
Dr. Levin has been published in peer-reviewed journals and presented his research at various national conferences. His main interests are in carotid disease, PAD, and complex endovascular aortic aneurysm repair. He is expected to receive board eligibility in vascular surgery in July of this year.
About Alaska Heart & Vascular Institute:
The Alaska Heart & Vascular Institute is Alaska’s leading provider of cardiovascular care. We are recognized for excellence in cardiology in Alaska and beyond, and we are proud to provide the highest quality cardiovascular services in Alaska.