Stephen Annest, MD
Dr. Annest has been a member of Vascular Institute of the Rockies since its inception.
He received his medical degree from the University of Washington.
surgical residency at Albany Medical Center
, Albany NY.
Thereafter, he performed his vascular fellowship at Baylor University Medical Center in Dallas, TX. Before coming to Denver in 1995, he worked for ten years at the Guthrie Clinic in Upstate Pennsylvania.
There he practiced vascular surgery and was clinical professor of surgery at SUNY and Hahnemann Universities.
At the Guthrie Clinic
participated in the education and training of general surgical residents in a free standing approved surgical residency program.
He is board certified in both vascular and general surgery and is fellowship trained in trauma.
Here in Denver, Dr. Annest
sees patients with all forms of arterial and venous disease, practices in the Denver Wound Healing Clinic, and travels as an outreach physician to vascular clinics in Kansas and Colorado.
receives patients from across the country suffering from Thoracic Outlet Syndrome.
He has been a national lecturer on that subject and has participated in an innovative and promising approach to treat patients with recurrent brachial plexus problems after thoracic outlet surgery.
has been married to his
wife, Carol, since 1972.
is father to three incredible children and has 6 grandchildren.
likes to golf and ski and attends Lookout Mountain Community Church