Vascular & Endovascular Surgery


Centers & Specialties

Heart Center

Vascular Center

Clinical Interests
  • Endovascular repair abdominal and thoracic aortic aneurysms
  • Abdominal aortic aneurysms and aortoiliac disease
  • Aortic dissection
  • Disease of the thoracic aorta
  • Endovascular & Conventional Surgery for Carotid & Arch Vessels
  • Carotid artery disease
  • Thoracoabdominal and complex aortic aneurysms
  • Peripheral artery disease of the legs
  • Carotid angioplasty and stenting/carotid endarterectomy
  • Renal or mesenteric vascular diseases
  • Peripheral vascular disease (PVD)
  • Infrainguinal reconstruction
Medical Education
  • MD, Mayo Medical School
  • Residency, Wilford Hall USAF Medical Center
  • Fellowship, Massachusetts General Hospital
Board Certifications
  • Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery
  • Boston: Massachusetts General Hospital
  • Nashua: Southern New Hampshire Medical Center
Insurances Accepted
  • MassHealth
  • Medicare
  • Medicare - ACD
  • OSW - Maine
  • OSW - New Hampshire
  • OSW - Rhode Island
  • OSW - Vermont
  • Railroad Medicare
  • Railroad Medicare - ACD
  • Well Sense Pediatrics

Note: This provider may accept more insurance plans than shown; please call the practice to find out if your plan is accepted.

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Research & Publications


Clouse WD , Hallett JW Jr., Schaff HV, Gayari MM, Ilstrup DM, Melton LJ III. “Improved Prognosis of Thoracic Aortic Aneurysms: A Population-Based Study.” JAMA 1998; 280(22): 1926-1929.

Clouse WD, Marone LK, Davison JK, Dorer DJ, Brewster DC, LaMuraglia GM, Cambria RP “Late Aortic and Graft-Related Events After Thoracoabdominal Aneurysm Repair.” J Vasc Surg 2003; 37(2):254-61.

Rasmussen TE, Clouse WD, Jenkins DH, Peck MA, Eliason JL, Smith DL. “The Use of Temporary Vascular Shunts as a Damage Control Adjunct in the Management of War Time Vascular Injury.” J Trauma 2006; 61(1): 8-15.

Woodward EB, Clouse WD, Eliason JL, Jones WT III, Peck MA, Bowser AN, Cox MW, Jenkins DH, Smith DL, Rasmussen TE. “Penetrating Femoropopliteal Injury During Modern Warfare: Experience of the Balad Vascular Registry.” J Vasc Surg 2008;47:1259-65.

Propper BW, Rasmussen TE, Gifford SM, Burkhardt GE, Clouse WD. “Temporal Changes of Aortic Neck Morphology in Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms.” J Vasc Surg 2010;51:1111-5.

Baker AC, Humphries MD, Noll RE, Salhan N, Armstrong EJ, Williams TK, Clouse WD. “Technical and Early Outcomes Using Ultrasound Guided Reentry for Chronic Total Occlusions.” Ann Vasc Surg 2015;29: 55-62.

Clouse WD, Ergul E, Cambria RP, Brewster DC, Kwolek CJ, LaMuraglia GM, Patel VI, Conrad MF. “Retrograde Stenting of Proximal Lesions with Carotid Endarterectomy Increases Risk.” J Vasc Surg 2016;63:1517-23.


Division of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery
15 Parkman Street
Boston, MA 02114-3117
Phone 1: 617-726-3567
Phone 2: 617-726-8278
Fax: 617-726-8230
Fireman Vascular Center
55 Fruit Street
Boston, MA 02114
Phone: 617-726-3567
Fax: 617-726-8230