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Researcher: William Turnipseed

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Areas of Expertise
  • Cancer care
  • Aneurysm detection and management
  • Surgical reconstruction
  • Patient-centered decision making
  • Oncology
  • Regeneration
  • Simulation
  • Transplant
  • Development of less invasive surgical techniques for treatment of complex aortic and visceral branch arterial disease
  • Prevention of stroke
  • Development of a vascular and cardiac disease center
  • Diagnosis and management of overuse injuries including compartment syndrome, popliteal entrapment, and thoracic outlet syndrome
  • Cerebrovascular disease
  • Clinical applications of magnetic resonance imaging
  • Endovascular surgery
  • Venous surgery
  • Thoracic outlet syndrome
Web Site William Turnipseed's Department of Surgery Website
Curriculum Vitae (CV)
Issued Patent(s)
USPTO Published Applications
Recent Publication(s)
  • Chronic compartment syndrome secondary to venous hypertension: Fasciectomy for symptom relief. Engelbert TL,┬áTurnipseed WD. Ann Vasc Surg. 2014 Oct;28(7):1798.e11-4. doi: 10.1016/j.avsg.2014.05.011. Epub 2014 Jun 6.

  • The social media: Its impact on a vascular surgery practice. Turnipseed WD. Vasc Endovascular Surg. 2013 Apr;47(3):169-71. doi: 10.1177/1538574413478471. Epub 2013 Feb 20.

  • Foot claudication with plantar flexion as a result of dorsalis pedis artery impingement in an irish dancer. Smith BK, Engelbert T,┬áTurnipseed WD. J Vasc Surg. 2013 Jul;58(1):212-4. doi: 10.1016/j.jvs.2012.11.037. Epub 2013 Jan 24.

  • Popliteal entrapment in runners. Turnipseed WD. Clin Sports Med. 2012 Apr;31(2):321-8. doi: 10.1016/j.csm.2011.09.010. Review. No abstract available.

View William Turnipseed's publications at PubMed.
Recent Artistic Works
  • Stanford University, Vascular Surgery
Research Tools
Research Facilities
E-mail Address [email protected]
Phone Number 608-265-4420
Current University UW–Madison
Department Surgery
Title Emeritus Professor
Other Appointments
Address Line 1 G5/321 Clinical Science Center
Address Line 2 600 Highland Avenue
City Madison
State WI
Zip Code 53792
Bachelor's Degree
Master's Degree
Other Degrees M.D., Emory University, Atlanta, GA, 1969
Technologies Available for Licensing Video Demonstrating Minimal Incision Aortic Surgery