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Professor Abdullah Omari MBBS(Hons), MMED, PhD, FRACP, DDU(Vascular), FACP, Amer. Board. Vasc. Med, FSVM, FACC
Professor Omari is a Consultant Physician in Vascular Medicine. He is Head of Vascular Medicine and Senior Staff Specialist at St. Vincent's Hospital and Visiting Medical Officer at St. Vincent's Private Hospital, Sydney
Specialist in Vascular Medicine
Vascular Medicine is a medical specialty devoted to the evaluation and management of patients with arterial, venous, and lymphatic conditions; and their associated risk factors.
Expert in Vascular Medicine
Professor Omari has expertise in caring for patients with vascular conditions. He has the required skills in patient evaluation, vascular diagnostic testing, and knowledge of the best available therapies that are available.
Arterial diseases include those conditions that involve the arteries such as: atherosclerosis (cholesterol plaques) and its clinical manifestations, peripheral arterial diseases, aortic diseases, renal artery disease, mesenteric vascular disease, and cerebrovascular disease (carotid disease, stroke and TIA); arterial thrombosis and embolism; vasculitides (inflammation of blood vessels); and vasospastic disorders (Raynaud’s and chilblains). arterial diseases
Venous diseases include venous thrombosis (DVT), pulmonary embolism (PE), chronic venous insufficiency, and varicose veins.venous diseases
Lymphatic diseases include primary and secondary forms of lymphoedema (leg swelling). lymphatic diseases
Vascular Medicine also encompasses risk factors that contribute to vascular diseases such as dyslipidaemia (elevated cholesterol), hypertension (high blood pressure), diabetes, and disorders of coagulation that lead to thrombosis (clotting). VASCULAR risk factors