BIOGRAPHY
Name

David Colangione, MD

Biography

Born and raised in McMinnville, TN, David attended UT Chattanooga University where he received a B.S. in Chemistry before going to East Tennessee State University for medical school. He is currently at Spartanburg Regional Medical Center completing his general surgery residency. During his spare time he spends time with his wife, kids, and horses and enjoys riding/hiking in the surrounding outdoors.

Topics

Peripheral Vascular Disease

Vascular disease is the most common cause of sickness of any group of human diseases and occurs throughout the entire body, including the heart (coronary artery disease), brain (cerebrovascular disease), and even the extremities (peripheral vascular disease, PVD). In the extremities, the most common cause is atherosclerosis, a buildup of plaque within the arterial wall that restricts blood flow. Certainly,... Continue Reading