Personal profile

Dr. Lumsden’s academic career began in 1989 at Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia where he completed his postdoctoral training and served as a Collaborative Scientist in the Division of Pathobiology and Immunology at the renowned Yerkes Primate Center. He remained at Emory for several years, rising to the rank of Associate Professor and Chief of the Division of Vascular Surgery. In 2002, Dr. Lumsden joined the faculty at the Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas as Professor and Chief of the Division of Vascular Surgery and Endovascular Therapy. He assumed his current positions at Houston Methodist in 2008.

Dr. Lumsden has developed an international reputation as a leader in the field of endovascular surgery. He has clinical and research expertise in stent graft treatment of thoracic and abdominal aortic aneurysms, stenting and endarterectomy in carotid arterial disease, renovascular hypertension, aortoiliac occlusive disease, mesenteric vascular and minimally invasive therapy in venous disease. Dr. Lumsden also conducts FDA-mandated training for surgeons nationwide in a carotid stenting simulator housed at the Houston Methodist DeBakey Heart and Vascular Center.

Research interests

Dr. Lumsden’s research interests include developing novel minimally invasive methods of therapy and preventing restenosis. His research has been funded by the National Institutes of Health, and he has contributed more than 200 papers to the medical literature, as well as numerous abstracts, books, and book chapters.

Keywords

    Research Area Keywords

  • Regenerative Medicine
  • Heart & Vascular
  • Clinical Translation & Trials
  • Clinical Care

    Free-text keywords

  • Endovascular surgery, Minimally invasive surgery, Stents, Restenosis

External positions

Professor of Cardiothoracic Surgery , Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University

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Stents
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Domain: Medicine & Life Sciences
Transplants
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Domain: Medicine & Life Sciences
Blood Vessels
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Domain: Medicine & Life Sciences
Carotid Arteries
Concept: Carotid Arteries
Weight: 65%
Domain: Medicine & Life Sciences
Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
Concept: Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
Weight: 58%
Domain: Medicine & Life Sciences
Angioplasty
Concept: Angioplasty
Weight: 51%
Domain: Medicine & Life Sciences
Aneurysm
Concept: Aneurysm
Weight: 49%
Domain: Medicine & Life Sciences
Thrombosis
Concept: Thrombosis
Weight: 47%
Domain: Medicine & Life Sciences
Dissection
Concept: Dissection
Weight: 45%
Domain: Medicine & Life Sciences
Femoral Artery
Concept: Femoral Artery
Weight: 43%
Domain: Medicine & Life Sciences
Research OutputsResearch Output authored by Alan B. Lumsden is tagged with the concept

Journals

Journal of Vascular Surgery

ISSNs: 0741-5214

Additional searchable ISSN (Electronic): 1097-6809

Mosby Inc.

Journal

106

Annals of Vascular Surgery

ISSNs: 0890-5096

Elsevier

Journal

29

Journal of Surgical Research

ISSNs: 0022-4804

Academic Press

Journal

28

The American Journal of Surgery

ISSNs: 0002-9610

Additional searchable ISSN (Electronic): 1879-1883

Elsevier

Journal

17

Journal of Endovascular Therapy

ISSNs: 1526-6028

International Society of Endovascular Specialists

Journal

16
has published Research OutputsResearch Output by Alan B. Lumsden

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Shared Pub. Internal Organizations

Department of Cardiology

Organizational unit: Departments

23

Department of Cardiovascular Sciences

Organizational unit: Departments

21
19

Houston Methodist West Hospital

Organizational unit: Schools & Hospitals

7

Department of Surgery

Organizational unit: Departments

4
has Research OutputsResearch Output by Alan B. Lumsden

Shared Pub. External Organizations

Baylor College of Medicine

External organization: Unknown

139

Houston Methodist Research Institute

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94

Emory University

External organization: Academic

68

Veterans Affairs Medical Center

External organization: Unknown

43

Emory University

External organization: Unknown

29
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Shared Pub. Internal co-authors

has co-authored Research OutputsResearch Output with Alan B. Lumsden

Shared Pub. External co-authors

Peter H. Lin

External person

155

Ruth L. Bush

External person

118

Mark G. Davies

External person

64

Changyi Chen

External person

50

Wei Zhou

External person

43
has co-authored Research OutputsResearch Output with Alan B. Lumsden

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