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Venous Bypass Surgery

What Is Venous Bypass Surgery?

Venous bypass is surgery that improves the blood flow through your veins.

Your doctor will use a healthy vein to make a new path around the part of your vein that isn't working.

Your doctor may suggest vein bypass if you have:

  • A blood clot
  • Scar tissue
  • Any other type of blockage in your veins

Contact Us About Your Vein Bypass Surgery

Contact the UPMC Heart and Vascular Institute

To request an appointment, contact the UPMC Heart and Vascular Institute: