Vascular Surgeon Tampa – Thomas Kerr, MD Restores Veins & Arteries Using The Most Advanced Vascular Surgery Methods
Vascular Surgeon Tampa – Dr. Thomas Kerr has devoted his life to the practice of vascular surgery and the study of venous disorders so that he can deliver the best results and highest quality of care to his patients. He has improved the health and has saved the lives of thousands of patients who were suffering from peripheral arterial disease, venous insufficiency, carotid artery disease, aortic aneurysms and all other life-threatening arterial and vascular disorders. With over 20 years in practice, Dr. Kerr is an expert in every kind of vascular surgery procedure, from simple varicose vein removal to the most complex emergency vascular surgery.
Education & Training
Tampa Board Certified Vascular Surgeon, Dr. Thomas Kerr earned his medical degree from Temple University, and then completed his internship and general surgery residency at Temple University Hospital.
Dr. Kerr became one of the acclaimed Kachelmacher Memorial Research Fellows, and studied under Dr. John J. Cranley. He has published original research and he has lectured on vascular topics.
Vascular surgeon, Dr. Kerr completed a fellowship in vascular surgery at Good Samaritan Hospital, in Cincinnati. Then, after being awarded a traveling fellowship from the Society for Clinical Vascular Surgery, Dr. Kerr traveled to Europe to further his training with world-renowned vascular surgeons.
Certifications & Expertise
In addition to becoming a Board Certified Vascular Surgeon and a fellow of the American College of Surgeons (FACS), Dr. Kerr also became a board certified physician in vascular interpretation (RPVI). Having all these certifications, and being one of the few vascular surgeons who have passed four separate board examinations, Dr. Tom Kerr is one of the top vascular surgeons in Tampa, Florida and in the Country.
Dr. Kerr has authored multiple book chapters, has co-authored a book on vascular disease, and has had several peer-reviewed articles on venous disease published in highly reputable medical journals. He is also a Clinical Associate Professor of Surgery at the University of South Florida.
Awards & Memberships
His extraordinary dedication and specialized studies of venous disorders has allowed Dr. Thomas Kerr to become one of the first recipients of the American Venous Forum Research Foundation Award for Studies in Venous Diseases, and a recipient of the Taylor-Caswell Teaching Award from Temple University.
With his outstanding achievements and awards in the vascular surgery field, Dr. Kerr has earned the honor of becoming:
- Elected by peers to The Society of Vascular Surgeons
- A member of The Society of Clinical Vascular Surgeons
- A member of the American Association of Vascular Surgery
- One of a handful of members from the State of Florida in the American Venous Forum
- A member of the International Society of Endovascular Specialists
Based on Dr. Kerr’s career accomplishments, you probably already know that you can trust your vascular health and your life with such an experienced and reputable vascular surgeon.
To schedule a Vascular Consultation with vascular doctor, Thomas Kerr, here at The Vein and Vascular Institute of Tampa Bay, give us a call at (813) 377-2773.