Alan B. Lumsden, MD

  • Houston Methodist vascular surgeon
  • Chair, Houston Methodist Hospital department of cardiovascular surgery
  • Walter W. Fondren III Distinguished Endowed Chair at Houston Methodist DeBakey Heart & Vascular Center
  • Professor of cardiovascular surgery, Weill Cornell Medical College

Alan B. Lumsden, MD

Areas of Expertise

  • Aortic aneurysmal disease
  • Arterial and venous malformations
  • Carotid artery disease
  • Dialysis access
  • Diseases of the veins
  • Kidney and intestinal blood vessel disease
  • Limb salvage


Vascular Surgery | American Board of Surgery
University of Edinburgh College of Medicine, Scotland | 1981
Royal Infirmary Edinburgh, Edinburgh, Scotland, UK
Emory University Hospital, Atlanta, Georgia
Vascular Surgery | Emory University Hospital, Atlanta, Georgia


Role of Teleproctoring in Challenging and Innovative Structural Interventions Amid the COVID-19 Pandemic and Beyond
Goel, SS, Greenbaum, AB, Patel, A, Little, SH, Parikh, R, Wyler von Ballmoos, MC, Lumsden, AB, Reardon, MJ & Kleiman, N 2020, , JACC: Cardiovascular Interventions, vol. 13, no. 16, pp. 1945-1948.

Initial experience in a pig model of robotic-assisted intracranial arteriovenous malformation embolization
Desai, VR, Lee, JJ, Tomas, J, Lumsden, AB & Britz, GW 2020, , Operative Neurosurgery, vol. 19, no. 2, pp. 205-209.

Pivotal Clinical Study to Evaluate the Safety and Effectiveness of the MANTA Vascular Closure Device During Percutaneous EVAR and TEVAR Procedures
Krajcer, Z, Wood, DA, Strickman, N, Bernardo, N, Metzger, C, Aziz, M, Bacharach, JM, Nanjundappa, A, Campbell, J, Lee, JT, Dake, MD, Lumsden, A & Nardone, S 2020, , Journal of Endovascular Therapy, vol. 27, no. 3, pp. 414-420.

Clinical Experience with the Gore Hybrid Vascular Graft in Complex Revascularizations Demonstrates Safety and Efficacy
Nguyen-Lee, JJ, Zubair, MM, Chegireddy, V, Yammine, H, Bennett, ME, Lumsden, AB, Bechara, CF & Bismuth, J 2020, Annals of Vascular Surgery.

Telerobotic stroke intervention: A novel solution to the care dissemination dilemma
Panesar, SS, Volpi, JJ, Lumsden, AB, Desai, V, Kleiman, N, Sample, TL, Elkins, E & Britz, GW 2020, , Journal of Neurosurgery, vol. 132, no. 3, pp. 971-978.

Pivotal Clinical Study to Evaluate the Safety and Effectiveness of the MANTA Percutaneous Vascular Closure Device: The SAFE MANTA Study
Wood, DA, Krajcer, Z, Sathananthan, J, Strickman, N, Metzger, C, Fearon, W, Aziz, M, Satler, LF, Waksman, R, Eng, M, Kapadia, S, Greenbaum, A, Szerlip, M, Heimansohn, D, Sampson, A, Coady, P, Rodriguez, R, Krishnaswamy, A, Lee, JT, Ben-Dor, I, Moainie, S, Kodali, S, Chhatriwalla, AK, Yadav, P, ONeill, B, Kozak, M, Bacharach, JM, Feldman, T, Guerrero, M, Nanjundappa, A, Bersin, R, Zhang, M, Potluri, S, Barker, CM, Bernardo, N, Lumsden, A, Barleben, A, Campbell, J, Cohen, DJ, Dake, M, Brown, D, Maor, N, Nardone, S, Lauck, S, ONeill, WW & Webb, JG 2019, , Circulation: Cardiovascular Interventions, vol. 12, no. 7, e007258.

Value of the hybrid operating theater for an integrated approach to diagnosis and treatment of pulmonary nodules in 2019
Kothapalli, PR, Wyler von Ballmoos, MC, Chinnadurai, P, Lumsden, AB & Ramchandani, MK 2019, Frontiers in Surgery, vol. 6, 36.

Functionalization of endovascular devices with superparamagnetic iron oxide nanoparticles for interventional cardiovascular magnetic resonance imaging
Blanco, E, Segura-Ibarra, V, Bawa, D, Nafiujjaman, M, Wu, S, Liu, H, Ferrari, M, Lumsden, AB, Shah, DJ & Lin, CH 2019, Biomedical Microdevices, vol. 21, no. 2, 38.

Computed tomography criteria for the use of advanced localization techniques in minimally invasive thoracoscopic lung resection
Kim, MP, Nguyen, DT, Chan, EY, Meisenbach, LM, Kopas, LM, Graviss, EA, Lumsden, AB & Gupta, N 2018, , Journal of Thoracic Disease, vol. 10, no. 6. <>

Current status of endovascular catheter robotics
Lumsden, AB & Bismuth, J 2018, , Journal of Cardiovascular Surgery, vol. 59, no. 3, pp. 310-316.,

Go big or go home: But think small
Lumsden, AB & Reardon, MJ 2018, , Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery.

Computed tomography angiography-fluoroscopy image fusion allows visceral vessel cannulation without angiography during fenestrated endovascular aneurysm repair
Schwein, A, Chinnadurai, P, Behler, G, Lumsden, AB, Bismuth, J & Bechara, CF 2018, , Journal of Vascular Surgery, vol. 68, no. 1, pp. 2-11.

Intraoperative cone beam computed tomography-guided endovascular recanalization of an interrupted aorta
Auyang, PL, Chinnadurai, P, MacGillivray, T, Lumsden, AB, Breinholt, JP & Lin, CH 2018, , Journal of Vascular Surgery, vol. 67, no. 4, pp. 1292-1296.

Proposed Magnetic Resonance Imaging Criteria to Diagnose Intramural Haematoma and to Predict Aortic Healing after Acute Type B Aortic Syndrome
Schwein, A, Khan, M, Bennett, M, Chakfé, N, Lumsden, AB, Bismuth, J & Shah, DJ 2019, , European Journal of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, vol. 57, no. 3, pp. 350-359.

Holographic iRay: Exploring Augmentation for Medical Applications
Xie, T, Islam, MM, Lumsden, AB & Kakadiaris, IA 2017, . in W Broll, H Regenbrecht, G Bruder, M Servieres, M Sugimoto & JE Swan (eds), Adjunct Proceedings of the 2017 IEEE International Symposium on Mixed and Augmented Reality, ISMAR-Adjunct 2017., 8088490, Adjunct Proceedings of the 2017 IEEE International Symposium on Mixed and Augmented Reality, ISMAR-Adjunct 2017, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc. pp. 220-222, 16th Adjunct IEEE International Symposium on Mixed and Augmented Reality, ISMAR-Adjunct 2017, Nantes, France, 10/9/17.

Spontaneous Recanalization After Carotid Artery Dissection: The Case for an Ultrasound-Only Monitoring Strategy
Lumsden, S, Rosta, G, Bismuth, J, Lumsden, AB & Garami, Z 2017, , Methodist DeBakey cardiovascular journal, vol. 13, no. 4, pp. 243-247.

New predictors of complications in carotid body tumor resection
Kim, GY, Lawrence, PF, Moridzadeh, RS, Zimmerman, K, Munoz, A, Luna-Ortiz, K, Oderich, GS, de Francisco, J, Ospina, J, Huertas, S, de Souza, LR, Bower, TC, Farley, S, Gelabert, HA, Kret, MR, Harris, EJ, De Caridi, G, Spinelli, F, Smeds, MR, Liapis, CD, Kakisis, J, Papapetrou, AP, Debus, ES, Behrendt, C-A, Kleinspehn, E, Horton, JD, Mussa, FF, Cheng, SWK, Morasch, MD, Rasheed, K, Bennett, ME, Bismuth, J, Lumsden, AB, Abularrage, CJ & Farber, A 2017, , Journal of Vascular Surgery, vol. 65, no. 6, pp. 1673-1679.


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