Name
Matthew Blecha
Degree
M.D.
FACS
Rank
Associate Professor
Primary Department
Vascular Surgery and Endovascular Therapy
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Locations
Loyola Hospital
Loyola Gottlieb Memorial Hospital
MacNeal Hospital
Certifications
American Board of Surgery Vascular Surgery
American Board of Surgery
Education
Medical School
Jefferson Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University
Residencies
St. Joseph Hospital, General Surgery
Fellowships
University of Wisconsin, Madison, Vascular & Endovascular Surgery
Hobbies
Blackhawks Hockey
Chicago White Sox
Volleyball
Music
Running
Chicago Bears
Skiing
Publications
Aasen, M; Blecha, MPercutaneous Revascularization for COVID-19 Induced Spontaneous Arterial Thrombosis. Vascular and endovascular surgery 2021 ;
Sowa, P; Giannotti, G; Harris, E; Blecha, MMassive Gastroepiploic Artery Pseudoaneurysm Presenting as Arterial Enteric Fistula. Annals of Vascular Surgery 2021 ;
Blecha, M; Crisostomo, P; Bechara, CSaccular aneursym of the infrarenal aorta inducing ureteral obstruction. Journal of vascular surgery cases and innovative techniques 2020 ;7(1)
Sowa, P; Soult, M; Blecha, MCommunity Hospital Experience With Bovine Tissue in Infected Vascular Fields. The American Surgeon 2020 ;
Sowa, P; Halandras, P; Blecha, MThe safety of bovine tissue arterial repair in removal of infected prosthetic hemodialysis grafts. The journal of vascular access 2020 ;
Renz, C; Tehrani, N; Malach, L; Soult, M; Blecha, M; Bechara, CFA rare case of fibromuscular dysplasia involving multiple vascular beds. Vascular 2020 ;
Blecha, M; Gahtan, V"Modern Endovascular Therapy". World journal of surgery 2020 ;
Matthew Blecha, Corinne Bunn, Michael Soult, Vivian GahtanThoracic Aortic Trauma : Who gets an endovascular intervention and how to optimize outcomes Endovascular Today 2020 ;19(11):65-70