David Lee Dawson , MD

Surgery , Vascular Surgery and Aerospace Medicine

(254) 724-2003

Baylor Scott And White Day Surgery Center
2401 S 31st St
Temple, TX 76508

Overview

The University of California, Davis Medical Center brings state-of-the-art vascular care to patients throughout Central and Northern California. The Medical Center offers the latest in medical technology and innovation, but it is the uniquely qualified team of professionals that care for patients with vascular disease that makes UC Davis the place to go. The Division of Vascular Surgery at UC Davis Medical Center has grown to become the largest vascular specialty group in the region. The Division is committed to supporting UC Davis Medical Center in its emerging role as a nationally-recognized tertiary care referral center, providing state-of-the-art care for patients with all types of vascular diseases. The facultyall fellowship trained in vascular surgery at world-renowned centerscare for patients with all types of blood vessel diseases. Patients with common vascular problems, and those with the most complex, seek care at UC Davis. The Divisions clinical services include all elements of vascular care: --Diagnostic evaluations and medical management --Non-invasive vascular testing --Surgical care --Diagnostic angiography and endovascular therapeutics (minimally invasive procedures --Inpatient services and critical care. Education programs, clinical and basic science research, and service to the University and its surrounding communities are the other core elements of the Divisions mission. Dr. Dawson specializes in vascular and endovascular surgery, including carotid artery surgery and stenting; aortic aneurysm repair; and treatment of mesenteric and renal artery disease, venous disorders, diabetic foot problems, and other complex circulation disorders. He is internationally recognized for his work with peripheral artery disease affecting the leg and foot, including treatment of claudication. Dr. Dawson completed fellowship training in vascular surgery at the University of Washington, Seattle, in 1992, and also was an endovascular surgery fellow at Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia, in 2001. He is a decorated Air Force veteran who, prior to joining the faculty at UC Davis, worked at NASA as chief of the Medical Sciences Division at the Johnson Space Center in Houston, Texas. His expertise in aviation and space medicine complements his interest in applying advanced technologies to health care. Dr. Dawson has ongoing clinical research programs in peripheral artery disease management. He has authored numerous journal articles, written seven book chapters, and frequently lectures at both national and international conferences.

Gender: Male

Years in Practice: 36 Years

Languages Spoken: Spanish and English

Education & Training

Medical School: Keck School Of Medicine Of The University Of Southern California

Graduation Date: in 1985

Specialties & Hospital Affiliations

Hospital Affiliations:

  • UC Davis Medical Center

Specialties: Surgery , Vascular Surgery and Aerospace Medicine

Health Insurance and Affiliations

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna HMO Deductible Plan CA only
  • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Anthem BC Pathway X EPO Network
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross CA PPO Prudent Buyer Small Group
  • Blue Cross CA Advantage PPO Preferred DirectAccess Plus
  • Blue Cross CA Pathway X PPO
  • Blue Cross CA PPO Prudent Buyer Individual
  • Blue Cross CA PPO Prudent Buyer Large Group
  • Blue Cross CA Select PPO
  • Blue Shield CA Access Plus HMO
  • Blue Shield CA Platinum Access+ HMO 25
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Health Net CA HMO Employer Group
  • Health Net CA PPO
  • Humana Choice POS
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Humana HMO Premier
  • Humana National POS
  • Humana Preferred PPO
  • MEDICA CHOICE WITH UNITEDHEALTHC
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Scott and White PPO
  • Select
  • UHC Choice Plus POS
  • UHC Navigate HMO
  • UHC NAVIGATE PLUS POS
  • UHC Options PPO
  • Western Health Advantage

Dawson's Office Information

Baylor Scott And White Day Surgery Center
2401 S 31st St
Temple, TX 76508
(254) 724-2003

Fax: (254) 472-4557
Website: Not available
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted: Yes
Medicaid Accepted: Yes

Office Hours:

Mon8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Tue8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Wed8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Thu8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Fri8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Sat-
Sun-

Doctor Dawson's Other Office Information

UC Davis Medical Group
4860 Y St Ste 2100
Sacramento, CA 95817
(916) 734-3800

Fax:
Website:www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted:Yes
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

Mon8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Tue8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Wed8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Thu8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Fri8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Sat-
Sun-

Uc Davis Medical Group Internal Medicine And Specialty Clinic
4860 Y St
Sacramento, CA 95817
(916) 734-0655

Fax:
Website:www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu
Accepting New Patients: No
Medicare Accepted:No
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

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