Deepak G. Nair, MD, FACS, MS, MHA, RVT is a Clinical Assistant Professor of Surgery (Vascular) at Florida State University Medical School. He attended the prestigious Bronx High School of Science and then graduated magna cum laude from City College, New York. He received his medical education at Upstate Medical Center, Syracuse New York where he was a member of the AOA honors society.
Despite the grueling workload of his surgical residency at Montefiore Medical Center and the Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Dr. Nair was still able to study for and graduate with a Masters in Health Care Administration as well as a Masters of Science in Clinical Research. Subsequently he has completed a two-year fellowship in Vascular and Endovascular Surgery at Emory University in Atlanta.
He has authored many peer-reviewed articles and been the primary author of many textbook chapters related to peripheral and cerebrovascular surgery. He has presented his research at prestigious scientific meetings in the United States and Europe. Dr. Nair is on the executive council of Sarasota County Medical Society, Florida American College of Surgeons, Florida Vascular Society and the Florida Medical Association.
Dr. Nair’s clinical skills include all aspects of open arterial and venous vascular surgery as well as diagnostic arteriography, balloon angioplasty, stents and thrombolysis. He brings to Sarasota special experience in endovascular minimally invasive treatment of thoracic aneurysms and dissections, and performed the first thoracic stent graft in the area.
Dr. Nair is married to Dr. Alka Nair, an internist with special interest in women’s health. They have two children.