Cassius Iyad Ochoa Chaar MD, MS, RPVI

Assistant Professor of Surgery (Vascular)

Specialties & Subspecialties

Surgery: Vascular Surgery

Education & Training

  • M.S., American University of Beirut (2000)
  • M.D., American University of Beirut (2002)
  • Fellow, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center , Vascular Surgery (2009 - 2011)
  • Chief Resident, Yale New Haven Hospital , General Surgery (2008 - 2009)
  • Resident, Yale New Haven Hospital , General Surgery (2004 - 2008)
  • Post-Doctoral research fellow, Cleveland Clinic Foundation , Biomedical Engineering (2002 - 2004)

Patient Care

Accepts New Patients? Yes | Patient Type: Adult, Geriatric | Accepts referrals from patients


Clinical Interests

Carotid endarterectomy; carotid artery stenting; peripheral arterial disease (PAD); lower extremity bypass surgery, endovascular treatment of peripheral arterial occlusive disease; open and endovascular treatment of aneurysms; dialysis vascular access; varicose veins; open and endovascular surgery;


Board Certifications

  • Surgery, Vascular, Board Certified (2012)
  • Surgery, General, Board Certified (2010)

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