Dr. Paul C Armstrong MD
Surgeon16000 Johnston Memorial Dr Suite 101 Abingdon VA, 24211
Dr. Paul Armstrong is a general surgeon practicing in Abingdon, VA. Dr. Armstrong specializes in abdominal contents including the esophagus, stomach, liver, gallbladder, pancreas and often thyroid glands. General surgeons are able to deal with almost any surgical or critical care emergency, also involving the skin or soft tissue trauma. Dr. Armstrong provides quality surgical service for gravely ill or injured patients and is able to respond quickly due to knowledge of various surgical procedures.
Education and Training
University of Alabama School of Medicine 1993
- Antiplatelet actions of statins and fibrates are mediated by PPARs.
- Utility of 96-well plate aggregometry and measurement of thrombi adhesion to determine aspirin and clopidogrel effectiveness.
- Dual antiplatelet therapy in cardiovascular disease: does aspirin increase clinical risk in the presence of potent P2Y12 receptor antagonists?
- GPVI and GPIbα mediate staphylococcal superantigen-like protein 5 (SSL5) induced platelet activation and direct toward glycans as potential inhibitors.
- Thrombosis is reduced by inhibition of COX-1, but unaffected by inhibition of COX-2, in an acute model of platelet activation in the mouse.
- Optical multichannel (optimul) platelet aggregometry in 96-well plates as an additional method of platelet reactivity testing.
- GPIIb/IIIa inhibitors: from bench to bedside and back to bench again.
- Novel single-chain antibody-targeted microbubbles for molecular ultrasound imaging of thrombosis: validation of a unique noninvasive method for rapid and sensitive detection of thrombi and monitoring of success or failure of thrombolysis in mice.
- Evidence that links loss of cyclooxygenase-2 with increased asymmetric dimethylarginine: novel explanation of cardiovascular side effects associated with anti-inflammatory drugs.
- Protocol for a human in vivo model of acute cigarette smoke inhalation challenge in smokers with COPD: monitoring the nasal and systemic immune response using a network biology approach.
- Prostaglandin E1 potentiates the effects of P2Y12 blockade on ADP-mediated platelet aggregation in vitro: Insights using short thromboelastography.
- Novel whole blood assay for phenotyping platelet reactivity in mice identifies ICAM-1 as a mediator of platelet-monocyte interaction.
- Drug-Free Platelets Can Act as Seeds for Aggregate Formation During Antiplatelet Therapy.
- Reply to letter regarding article, "evidence that links loss of cyclooxygenase-2 with increased asymmetric dimethylarginine: novel explanation of cardiovascular side effects associated with anti-inflammatory drugs".
- P2Y12 receptor blockade synergizes strongly with nitric oxide and prostacyclin to inhibit platelet activation.
- Vascular Disease
Dr. Paul C Armstrong MD's Practice location
Abingdon, VA 24211Get Direction
Abingdon, VA 24210Get Direction
Dr. Paul C Armstrong MD's reviewsWrite Review
Patient Experience with Dr. Armstrong
- Epigastric Hernia: Get the Facts
A hernia is a condition in which some part of an internal organ grows through an opening and protrudes to some other area, thereby altering its normal location.There are many types of hernia, but the epigastric hernia is the most common form. An epigastric hernia occurs when abdominal tissue...
- What Is Hematochezia?
Introduction Discovering blood after a bowel movement can be a frightening experience. If you notice a bright red to black-colored blood in your stool, in the toilet bowl, or on the toilet paper, you may be experiencing rectal bleeding. Having blood in your stool does not always signal a serious...
- What is a Cholecystectomy Diet?
After your gallbladder has been removed, you may develop frequent loose or watery stool, which is a sign of diarrhea. In some cases, this diarrhea may last for a few weeks or even months. First, it is very important to understand why you are having diarrhea. Diarrhea which comes immediately after...
- What Are Tonsil Stones?
If you are someone who is suffering from bad breath or feel a sharp pain in your throat when you swallow something, then there is a good possibility that you are having tonsil stones. If you are really worried about it, there is nothing to be anxious about as there are various treatments available...
- What to Expect After a Laparoscopy
Laparoscopic ProcedureA laparoscopic surgery is done to deal with abdominal organ problems. A small equipment known as the laparoscope is used to locate and identify defective abdominal organs. Small cuts or incisions are made in the abdomen and the laparoscope is inserted through the incisions,...
- What Are the Risks to Knee Replacement Surgery?
Knee replacement surgery is a medical procedure that is aimed to treat a knee joint that has been damaged due to arthritis or other complications. Arthritis is a condition that results from the breakdown of joint cartilage plus the underlying bone. Knee replacement surgery is used when other means...
- Dr. William T Cummins MD16000 Johnston Memorial Dr Abingdon VA 24211
- Dr. Matthew Carlton Dorn D.O.16000 Johnston Memorial Dr Abingdon VA 24211
- Dr. William A Hood DO16000 JOHNSTON MEMORIAL DR ABINGDON VA 24211
- Dr. David Hunt Smith MD275 White St Ne Abingdon VA 24210
- Dr. Patrick Tate Maddox MD176 VALLEY ST NW ABINGDON VA 24210
- Dr. Nia Zalamea MD275 White St Ne Abingdon VA 24210