Dr. Joseph Dean Stillword MD
Vascular Surgeon | Vascular Surgery800 Zeagler Dr Suite 320 Palatka FL, 32177
Dr. Joseph Stillword is a vascular surgeon practicing in Palatka, FL. Dr. Stillword specializes in disorders relating to the arterial, venous and lymphatic systems. As a vascular surgeon, Dr. Stillword 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.
Education and Training
The Hebrew Univ- Hadassah Med Sch- Jerusalem- Israel 1976
Hadassah Medical School, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem,Jerusalem, Israel 1976
Hadassah Medical School 1965
Ruth and Bruce Rappaport Faculty of Medicine 1976
SurgeryAmerican Board of SurgeryABS
- Cerebrovascular Disease
- Peripheral Artery Disease (pad)
- Vascular Disease
- Kings County Hosp Ctr, Cardiovascular Surgery; Our Lady Of Mercy Med Ctr, General Surgery; Maimonides Med Ctr, General Surgery
- Kings County Hospital Center
- SUNY Health Science Center at Brooklyn Program
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- Decubitus Ulcers or Pressure Ulcers: What Are They?
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- How Can I Improve Varicose Veins?
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- 5 Tips on Living with Varicose Veins
Varicose veins are bothersome and uncomfortable. Apart from being unattractive, varicose veins are associated with both physical and mental pain. High temperatures during the summer call for relaxed clothing, and varicose veins can prevent someone from living their life happily. Because age is one...
- How is Deep Vein Thrombosis Treated?
The formation of blood clots in one of the deep veins in the leg may not be entirely serious alone. However, if the clot breaks off and moves towards the heart and other organs, it may lead to complications. Blood clots in the leg may cause leg pain but may also not cause any symptoms at all....
- Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome: Symptoms, Causes, Diagnosis, and Treatment
What is Ehlers-Danlos syndrome (EDS)?Ehlers-Danlos syndrome (EDS) is a group of genetic disorders that affect the body’s connective tissues, which are proteins that support the blood vessels, skin, bones, and other organs in the body. Connective tissues also provide elasticity and strength to the...