About Anahita Dua, MBChB, MBA, MSc

Dr Anahita Dua is a vascular surgeon at MGH, specializing in advanced endovascular and open techniques for the care of patients with peripheral arterial disease (PAD), diabetic limb disease, aortic disease, carotid disease, thoracic outlet syndrome (TOS), and venous disease. She completed her vascular surgery fellowship at Stanford Hospital, General Surgery residency at the Medical College of Wisconsin and medical school in the United Kingdom (UK). She also has completed a masters degree in trauma sciences, an MBA in Healthcare Management, and a certificate in health economics and outcomes research. She is nationally certified in advanced wound care and management.   Dr. Dua has published over 100 peer reviewed papers and has edited three vascular surgery medical textbooks. She serves on multiple national vascular surgery committees through the Society for Vascular Surgery and is director of the MGH vascular lab.

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Division of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery
55 Fruit Street
Boston, MA 02114-3117
Phone: 617-726-5308
Fax: 617-726-8230

Medical Education

  • MBCHB, Aberdeen University School of Medicine
  • MBCHB, University of Aberdeen School of Medicine
  • MBA, Western Governors University
  • Residency, Medical College of Wisconsin
  • Fellowship, Stanford Hospital & Clinics

American Board Certifications

  • General Surgery, American Board of Surgery

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Dr. Dua's clinical and outcomes research focuses primarily on diseases involving peripheral vascular disease, limb salvage and critical limb ischemia. She is part of a technology development team that creates tools to increase walking distance, decrease pain and increase wound healing in patients with peripheral vascular disease. Dr. Dua is also involved heavily in surgical outcomes based research using large medical databases to generate both quality outcomes and cost effectiveness data.


  • View my most recent publications at PubMed

    1. Dua A, Gologorsky R, Savage D, Rens N, Gandhi N, Brooke B, Corriere M, Jackson E, Aalami O. National assessment of availability, awareness, and utilization of supervised exercise therapy for peripheral artery disease patients with intermittent claudication. J Vasc Surg. 2019 Nov 04.

    2. Dua A, Rothenberg KA, Gologorsky RC, Deslarzes-Dubuis C, Lee JT. Long-Term Quality of Life Comparison between Supraclavicular and Infraclavicular Rib Resection in Patients with vTOS. Ann Vasc Surg. 2019 Aug 30.

    3. Dua A, Lavingia KS, Deslarzes-Dubuis C, Dake MD, Lee JT. Early Experience with the Octopus Endovascular Strategy in the Management of Thoracoabdominal Aneurysms. Ann Vasc Surg. 2019 Aug 05. 

    4. Dua A, Rothenberg KA, Wohlaer M, Rossi PJ, Lewis BD, Brown KR, Seabrook GR, Lee CJ. Unplanned 30-day readmissions after endovascular aneurysm repair: An analysis using the Nationwide Readmissions Database. J Vasc Surg. 2019 Nov; 70(5):1603-1611.

    5. Dua A, Rothenberg KA, Lee JJ, Gologorsky R, Desai SS. Six-Month Freedom From Amputation Rates and Quality of Life Following Tibial and Pedal Endovascular Revascularization for Critical Limb Ischemia. Vasc Endovascular Surg. 2019 Apr; 53(3):212-215.