Wayne Zhang, MD

  Wayne Zhang, MD, FACS
  Professor of Surgery
  Division Chief, Vascular & Endovascular Surgery
  Vice-Chairman for Administrative Affairs

Wayne Zhang, MD is Professor and Chief of the Division of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery at LSU Health Shreveport.

Dr. Zhang graduated Henan Medical University in Zhengzhou, Henan, China. He completed both a surgical residency and vascular and endovascular surgery fellowship from State University of New York at Buffalo, in Buffalo, N.Y. Dr. Zhang was an Assistant Professor of Surgery at Loma Linda University Medical Center before joining the Department of Surgery.

Dr. Zhang is board certified in both general surgery and vascular surgery. He has extensive research and clinical experience.

Dr. Zhang is involved in such societies as:

2009 Fellow of American College of Surgeons (FACS) 
2005 Society for Vascular Surgery


Book Chapter:
Zhang W and Abou-Zamzam AM. Lower Extremity Amputation: General   Considerations. In Rutherford RB, eds: Vascular Surgery, 7th Edition. Elsevier, Inc., 2010; Chapter 114, 1761-1771.

Peer-reviewed Journal Articles:
1. Li T, Zhang W, Bai W, Zhai X, Pang Z. Warfarin Anticoagulation Prior to Angioplasty Relieves Thrombus Burden in Budd-Chiari Syndrome Caused by Inferior Vena Cava Anatomic Obstruction. J Vasc Surg 2010 (in press).

2. Zhang W, Killeen JD, Chiriano J, Bianchi C, Teruya TH, Abou-Zamzam AM. Management of Symptomatic Spontaneous and Isolated Dissection of Visceral Artery: Is emergent intervention mandatory? Ann Vasc Surg 2009, 23(1):90-4.

3. Li TX, Zhai ST, Pang ZG, Ma XX, Cao HC, Bai WX, Wang ZL, Zhang W. Feasibility and Mid-term Outcomes of Percutaneous Transhepatic Balloon Angioplasty for Symptomatic Budd-Chiari Syndrome Secondary to Hepatic Venous Obstruction. J Vasc Surg 2009, 50:1079-84.

4. Zhang W, Abou-Zamzam AM, Hashisho M, Killeen JD, Bianchi C, Teruya TH. Staged Endovascular Stent Grafts for Mobile/Unstable Thrombi of Thoracic and Abdominal Aorta Causing Recurrent Spontaneous Distal Embolization. J Vasc Surg 2008; 47(1):193-6.

5. Zhang W, Hasaniya WN, Premaratne S, McNamara JJ. Atrial Natriuretic Peptide (ANP) Protects Against Ischemia-reperfusion Injury in Rabbit Hearts in vivo. Vasc Endovasc Surg 2008; 42(3):263-7.

6. Abou-Zamzam A, Zhang W, Wang N, Razzouk A. Endovascular Repair of a Ruptured Descending Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm in a Patient with an Ascending Aortic Aneurysm: Hybrid Open Arch Reconstruction with Simultaneous Thoracic Stent-graft Deployment. Ann Vasc Surg 2008; 22(2):168-72.

7. Zhang W, Chauvapun JP, Dosluoglu HH. Scrotal Necrosis Following Endovascular Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair. Vascular 2007; 15(2):113-6.

8. Zhang W, Harris LM, Dryjski ML. Should Conventional Angiography Be the Gold Standard for Carotid Stenosis? J Endovasc Thera 2006; 13(6):723-8.

9. Zhang W, Lukan J, Dryjski M. Nonoperative Management of Low Extremity Claudication Caused by a Baker's Cyst: Case Report and Review of the Literature. Vascular 2005; 13(4):244-7.

 10. Zhang W, Harris LM, Hassett JM, Shenoy SS, Wall P. Outcomes of Patients with Atherosclerotic Upper Extremity Tissue Loss. Vasc Endovasc Surg 2005; 39(1):33-8.

11. Zhang W, Kulaylat M, Anain P, Dosluoglu H, Harris L, Cherr G, Dayton M, Dryjski M. Embolization as a Cause of Bowel Ischemia Following Endovascular Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair. J Vasc Surg 2004; 40:867-72.

12. Huai JC, Zhang W, Niu HO, Su ZX. Intraoperative Ultrasonographic Localization and Surgical Treatment of Pancreatic Insulinomas. Am J Surg 1998; 175:18-21.

13. Zhang W, Niu HO, Pang ZG, Du SX, Su ZX, Huai JC. Transhepatic Lithotomy Guided by Intraoperative Ultrasonography: A New Alternative Surgical Procedure for the Management of Residual Hepatic Stones. Arch Surg 1997; 132:300-3.

14. Premaratne S, Zhang W, Arakaki HY, Nakasone CK, McNamara JJ. Effect of Anticoagulants on the Incidence of Late Pericardial Tamponade Following Open Heart Surgery. The Hawaii Experience. J Cardiovasc Surg 1997; 38:107-11.

15. Premaratne S, Zhang W, Razzuk AM, Hasaniya NW, Nilsson UA, McNamara JJ. Hydrogenation of the Stable Free Radical, OXANO* to the Intracellular Spin Trapper, OXANOH. J Biochem Mol Biol Biophys 1997; 1:57-61.

16. Premaratne S, Zhang W, Arakaki HY, Nakasone CK, McNamara JJ. Surgical Management of Ventricular Septal Rupture Following Myocardial Infarction: the Hawaii Experience. Panminerva Med 1996; 38:78-83.

17. Zhang W, Niu HO, Zhao GW, Su KJ, Wei HC, Su ZX, Huai JC. The Use of Intraoperative Ultrasound During Hepatolithectomy. World J Surg 1996; 20(1):50-54.

18. Premaratne S, Zhang W, Tinsley CH, Tinsley LR, McNamara JJ. Measurement of Oxygen Free Radicals in A Rabbit Shock Lung Model: Effect of Superoxide Dismutase and Vitamin A. Surg Forum 1995; 46(XLVI):323-5.

19. Huai JC, Zhang W. The Diagnosis and Treatment of Autonomously Functioning Thyroid Nodules. Journal of Practical Surgery 1993; 13(6):325-7. (in Chinese)

20. Huai JC, Zhang W. Use of Intraoperative Ultrasound During Surgery for Hepatic Calculi. Journal of Abdominal Surgery 1992; 5(4):152-5. (in Chinese)

21. Zhang W. Use of Intraoperative Ultrasound in Abdominal Surgery. Thesis. Henan Medical University 1990. (in Chinese)