Dr. Raquel C. Jones, MD, RPVI is a vascular surgeon practicing in Atlanta, GA. Dr. Jones specializes in disorders relating to the arterial, venous and lymphatic systems. As a vascular surgeon, Dr. Jones diagnoses and treats vascular diseases and performs vasular surgeries. Common conditions that a vascular surgeon treats are aneurysms, atherosclerosis and varicose veins. Vascular specialists might also treat trauma, venous ulcers, poor leg circulation, peripheral arterial disease and other vascular-related issues.
Dr. Jones is a native of Tuscaloosa, Alabama, but left her southern roots to pursue her undergraduate studies. She attended The Pennsylvania State University where she received her Bachelor of Science with a major in Science and a minor in Human Development and Family Studies. She went on to obtain her Doctorate of Medicine from the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine. During her time in medical school, she was very active with the Student National Medical Association (SNMA) and served on local, regional, and national boards. She served as chapter secretary, Assistant Regional Director, and co-chair of the Academic Affairs national committee. Additionally, she was involved in liver and cardiac transplant research, for which she spent a summer in Palermo, Sicily and also presented research at the International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation annual meeting. She was also the recipient of scholarships from the SNMA and the Gateway Medical Society in Pittsburgh, PA.
Dr. Jones developed a passion for vascular surgery during her time in medical school and was accepted into a direct vascular surgery residency program upon graduation from medical school. She completed her vascular surgery training at the University of Cincinnati and served as the administrative chief resident. Dr. Jones is a board certified vascular surgeon and also has her registered physician in vascular interpretation (RPVI) certification. She is a member of the Society for Vascular Surgery and the Society for Clinical Vascular Surgery. She especially enjoys the complex nature of vascular surgery and the ability to treat patients with both endovascular and open surgical techniques, as well as, the long-term patient relationships that develop.
American Board of Surgery
Vascular Surgery (Surgery)
Areas of expertise and specialization
- Society of Vascular surgery
- Society of Clinical Vascular Surgery
- University of Cincinnati Medical Center
- Piedmont Atlanta
- Atlanta Medical Center ( Atlanta, GA )
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Get to know Vascular Surgeon Dr. Raquel C. Jones, who serves patients in Atlanta, Georgia.
Dr. Jones is a vascular surgeon serving Atlanta and the surrounding communities. She is affiliated with Georgia Vascular Specialists – a practice offering vascular surgery, endovascular outpatient care, vein care, vascular labs, wound care, and anticoagulation management. The physicians at GVS are committed to provide patients with the highest quality vascular care, treatments and services available.
Dr. Jones earned her medical degree from the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine. She went on to complete a residency at the University of Cincinnati Medical Center. Dr. Jones maintains a professional membership with the Society of Vascular Surgery, which is a not-for-profit professional medical society, composed primarily of vascular surgeons, that seeks to advance excellence and innovation in vascular health through education, advocacy, research, and public awareness.
Vascular surgery is a surgical subspecialty in which diseases of the vascular system, or arteries, veins and lymphatic circulation, are managed by medical therapy, minimally-invasive catheter procedures, and surgical reconstruction. As a vascular surgeon, Dr. Jones diagnoses and treats vascular diseases and performs vascular surgeries. Common conditions that a vascular surgeon treats are aneurysms, atherosclerosis and varicose veins. Vascular specialists might also treat trauma, venous ulcers, poor leg circulation, peripheral arterial disease and other vascular-related issues.
During her time in the field, Dr. Jones has treated many patients. She was also the recipient of scholarships from the SNMA and the Gateway Medical Society in Pittsburgh, PA.
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