The 2013 annual meeting of the Society for Vascular Surgery will take place from May 30-June 1 in San Francisco, California. The meeting brings together vascular experts from around the world to discuss, explore, and share the latest in the surgical treatment of vascular diseases. DFW Vascular’s Dr. Sam Ahn is a leading expert in thoracic outlet syndrome and will be speaking about internal jugular vein stenosis at the rapid pace educational session on Saturday, June 1st. Dr. Ahn will be sharing with other physicians his insights into treating this difficult clinical condition.
Thoracic outlet syndrome is caused by excess pressure on the nerves and blood vessels in the neck and arm. The most common symptom is upper extremity and/or hand pain. If you have been suffering from unexplained arm and/or hand pain, contact DFW Vascular today to see if you may have thoracic outlet syndrome.