James Black, III, MD, FACS

James Black, III, MD, FACS

Endovascular Surgery (USA)

Dr. Black is the Chief of Vascular Surgery and Endovascular Therapy at Johns Hopkins Hospital, and the David Goldfarb, MD Associate Professor of Surgery at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. Dr. Black is an expert in the application of endovascular technology for patients with aortic and vascular disease, and he has unique expertise in open surgical reconstruction for connective tissue disorders. To the subject of aortic diseases, he has given invited lectures to the White House Medical Unit and the FDA section in charge of cardiovascular devices. His research interests include the molecular events underpinning the development of aortic catastrophe in both atherosclerotic and genetic aortopathies.