Carotid Bruit: Imaging Options and Optimizing Medical Therapy

Dr. Alexis Powell, Vascular Surgery and Endovascular Therapy at
UH Harrington Heart & Vascular Institute, discusses the epidemiology of and risk factors for stroke; diagnosis of bruit in the outpatient office and imaging options for carotid disease. Dr. Powell also explains medical management of extracranial carotid disease and when to refer to a vascular surgeon.

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Alexis Powell, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor, Surgery, CWRU School of Medicine

Board Certifications American Board of Surgery - Surgery Education & Training Undergraduate 2004, Florida Southern College Medical / Professional School(s) 2008, University of South Florida College of Medicine Residency 2013, ...