Birmingham Vascular Associates

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Who We Are

Our mission is to provide exceptional care with a “Patient First” attitude.  We take a comprehensive approach to Vascular disease through preventive services, diagnostic expertise and the latest technology.  We are here to assist our referring physicians in a timely fashion to meet the needs of their patients. Treating Arterial and Venous Conditions for Patients throughout and beyond  Birmingham’s Greater Metro Areas!

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Robert W. Heidepriem, III, M.D., F.A.C.S. is a vascular surgeon certified by the American Board of Surgery in Vascular Surgery as well as in General Surgery.  He received the Doctor of Medicine degree from the University of Alabama at Birmingham and completed his general surgery residency at Baptist Health Systems in Birmingham, Alabama.  Dr. Heidepriem completed his vascular surgery fellowship at UT-Memphis in Memphis, Tennessee.

Our Code of Conduct

We will conduct ourselves with a professional and caring attitude, have a positive interaction with patients, referring physicians and employees.

Our Commitment to Excellence 

We strive to be leaders in the Healthcare industry. We will study and train with the newest technology as it relates to Vascular services. We will review cases and determine the best strategies and devices to provide excellent outcomes for our patient.

Our Patient First Attitude 

We put our patients first and will project this attitude in everything we do.  We make ourselves available to our patients and referring physicians and will respond in a timely manner when called upon.

Our Team Work Mentality 

Our success is measured on how well we work together with physicians, hospital staff and other employees. We strive to be professional, cooperative, pleasant and responsive to others.

Our Services


Carotid Artery Stenosis

Deep Vein Thrombosis & Blood Clots

Arterial Conditions

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms

Varicose Veins & Venous Reflux

Peripheral Conditions

Diabetic Vascular Disease

Spider Veins

Peripheral Arterial Disease

Venous Conditions

Non-Healing Wounds