Shiferson, Alexander DO

Alexander Shiferson, DO RPVI
Director of Vein Center Attending Vascular & Endovascular Surgery
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745 64th Street, 4th Floor
Brooklyn, NY 11220
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Alexander Shiferson, DO RPVI


Dr. Alexander Shiferson is a surgeon in the Vascular Surgery Division at Maimonides Medical Center in Brooklyn, NY. Dr. Shiferson attended medical school at Midwestern University, followed by a residency at Wykoff Hospital Medical Center. He completed his fellowship at Maimonides, where is currently is the only Russian speaking, board- certified, vascular surgeon.  He is the Associate Medical Director of the Vascular Laboratory, and certified by IACVL (RPVI).  He also is the Director of the Maimonides Vein Center.

Conditions Treated
Peripheral Arterial Disease

Carotid Artery Disease

Hemodialysis Access Creation

Venous Disorders

  • Deep Venous Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Varicose Veins/Spider Veins/Reticular Veins

Treatments and Procedures
Dr. Shiferson offers a number of treatments and procedures such as:

  • Endovascular repair of abdominal aneurysms
  • Carotid surgery and new carotid stenting technologies
  • Minimally invasive limb salvage procedures
  • Minimally invasive dialysis access care
  • Safe and effective care of patients with venous disease
    • Endovenous laser therapy
    • Radiofrequency ablation of varicose veins
    • Injection sclerotherapy of varicose/spider veins
    • Vein-Gogh® spider veins
    • Non healing venous ulcer treatments
    • Iliac vein stenting
  • Ultrasound guided procedures

Dr. Alexander Shiferson has published extensively in his field. He is a dedicated part of the outstanding Maimonides Vascular Surgery team.

Medical Education:
Medical School:
Midwestern University
Wyckoff Heights Medical Center
Maimonides Medical Center

Board Certification:
Vascular Surgery

Department and Division:
  • Surgery
  • Wound Care
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745 64th Street, 4th Floor
Brooklyn, NY 11220

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