Section: Monmouth Medical Center Southern Campus

The Comprehensive Vascular Center at Monmouth Medical Center, Southern Campus Offers Convenient Access to Advanced Vascular Care


Dr. HirkoIndividuals with vascular disorders, circulatory conditions and complex wounds in the region now have even more access to exceptional vascular and endovascular care thanks to the Comprehensive Vascular Center at Monmouth Medical Center, Southern Campus (MMCSC) which opened earlier this year.

Led by Mark K. Hirko, MD, medical director of Monmouth Medical Center’s Vascular Center and chairman and program director of the hospital’s Department of Surgery, the Comprehensive Vascular Center offers state-of-the-art technology and a wide range of therapies to treat conditions related to arterial, venous, lymphatic disorders, such as abdominal/thoracic aortic aneurysms, peripheral artery disease (PAD), venous insufficiency, dialysis access-related issues, and other disorders impacting the circulatory system.

Dr. Hirko and a multidisciplinary team of vascular interventionists, registered vascular technologists and other board-certified health care professionals work collaboratively to diagnose, formulate and implement individualized treatment plans for patients. Often, these care protocols include an integration of approaches, such as medical management, interventional treatments, surgical procedures, physical therapy and exercise – all with the goals of providing comprehensive care and improving patient care outcomes.

Home to a host of cutting-edge technology and tools, the team at the Vascular Center utilizes a host of advanced outpatient diagnostic imaging and testing procedures, including vascular duplex ultrasound, non-invasive vascular testing, and physiologic examinations, to meet the diagnostic imaging needs of each patient.

Widely respected in the field of vascular surgery, Dr. Hirko provides expertise in the combined use of endovascular and open surgical techniques in providing care to patients with a number of conditions and diseases related to the vascular system. He has authored numerous textbook chapters and serves on the editorial boards of the Journal of Vascular Surgery and Current Surgery, and has held national leadership positions within the American College of Surgeons and the Society for Vascular Surgery.

He is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons and is affiliated with numerous national professional organizations, including the Society for Vascular Surgery (SVS), Eastern Vascular Surgery Society, Society for Clinical Vascular Surgery (SCVS), Peripheral Vascular Surgery Society (PVSS), International Society for Endovascular Surgery, Association of Surgical Education (ASE), Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC), and Association of Program Directors in Surgery (APDS). Dr. Hirko is certified by the American Board of Surgery with an added certificate in general vascular surgery.

For more information about the Comprehensive Vascular Center at Monmouth Medical Center, Southern Campus, visit To schedule an appointment with Dr. Hirko, please call 732.923.5030.

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