HIPG Membership Meeting in New Orleans


Horizons International Peripheral Group (HIPG) held its annual membership meeting on May 31 at the New Cardiovascular Horizons Annual Conference. The meeting was facilitated by Craig M. Walker, HIPG Founder and Chairman Emeritus and Frank Bunch, HIPG President. The agenda outlined membership action items including expanding member involvement in ongoing initiatives and membership renewal status. […]

China Mentorship Program Celebrated at NCVH

The 6 Chinese endovascular surgeons who were recently welcomed to the US to begin a medical mentorship in peripheral interventions concluded their month-long learning experience at the 17th annual New Cardiovascular Horizons (NCVH) Conference in New Orleans. The physicians included participation in the pre-conference Fellows Course, “Complex Strategies for Peripheral Interventions.” This comprehensive course included […]

Chimney EVAR with Ovation Nellix

Steve Henao, MD, FACS, FACC Approximately 20 to 30 percent of patients with abdominal aortic aneurysm are unsuitable anatomic candidates for standard EVAR. Within this subgroup, 50 to 60 percent of patients are ineligible for EVAR because of proximal aortic neck anatomy limitations. Over the last decade, vascular specialists have incorporated “off the shelf” techniques […]