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Shipra Arya, MD, SM

Shipra Arya, MD, SM

Assistant Professor of Surgery, Division of Vascular Surgery and Endovascular Therapy, Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine (primary appointment)

Assistant Professor of Epidemiology (Adjunct), Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University School of Medicine

Director, Vascular Lab and Endovascular Surgery, Atlanta VA Medical Center





General Surgery, Vascular Surgery

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Dr. Arya received her Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery degrees from All India Institute of Medical Sciences in New Delhi, India, in 2004. She then completed her Master of Science in epidemiology at the Harvard School of Public Health in 2006, her general surgery residency at Creighton University Medical Center in 2011, and her fellowship in vascular surgery at the University of Michigan in 2013. Dr. Arya specializes in the treatment of aortic aneurysmal disease, cerebrovascular disease, peripheral vascular disease, and renal and mesenteric arterial disease.

Dr. Arya's research interests include health services related to vascular interventions, the impact of frailty and aging on surgical patients, the quality and effectiveness of vascular procedures and secondary prevention of vascular disease, and cardiovascular epidemiology and decision-making. Her research work has been assisted by a 2014 Surgical Outcomes Club Research Fellowship, a 2015 American Heart Association NCRP Award that she applied to developing peripheral arterial disease predication models that could estimate risk of negative outcomes, and a 2016 National Institute of Aging GEMSSTAR Grant to study frailty and the potential increase of its effect on surgical outcomes as the population ages.



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