South Florida Advanced Access Care

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Miami, FL 33176 Get Directions
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We apologize, the South Florida Advanced Access Care Center has closed permanently.

Our vascular surgeons bring the full range of medical capabilities to every patient, every visit.


Dr. Athanassios Tsoukas, MD, FACS, Vascular Surgeon & Medical Director at Azura Vascular Care

Athanassios Tsoukas, MD, FACS

Athanassios I. Tsoukas, MD, FACS is a vascular surgeon specializing in the treatment of peripheral artery disease (PAD).  Dr. Tsoukas is the Medical Director of South Florida Advanced Access Care in Miami.

Dr. Tsoukas graduated in the top 10% of his class from University of Athens Medical School.  He completed a general surgery residency at Tufts University School of Medicine and was elected Chief Surgical Resident at St. Elizabeth’s Medical Center of Boston.  He was a Clinical Vascular Fellow at Cleveland Clinic Foundation for two years.  Dr. Tsoukas developed an early interest in vascular surgery, spending two years developing innovative angioscopic techniques and receiving special training in vascular and endovascular surgery.  He also played a role in the development of the Vascular and Endovascular Program at the VA Medical Center in West Palm Beach.

He is the author of numerous scientific articles in peer-reviewed journals and participated in the CREST trial comparing the outcomes of carotid artery stenting versus carotid endarterectomy (surgical procedure).

Dr. Tsoukas is board certified in surgery and vascular surgery and is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons.

Dr. Abilio Coello, MD, Vascular Surgeon at Azura Vascular Care

Abilio Coello, MD

Dr. Ignacio Rua, MD, Vascular Surgeon at Azura Vascular Care

Ignacio Rua, MD

Dr. Libby Watch, MD, Vascular Surgeon at Azura Vascular Care

Libby Watch, MD

Michele Taubman, MD

Azura Vascular Care Brand Rolls Out In Northeast Florida

MALVERN, Pa., (May 16, 2019) –American Access Care of Jacksonville today announced that, as part of a phased brand rollout, it will now be known as Azura Vascular Care Jacksonville. Rishi Razdan, MD, board certified in both Diagnostic Radiology and Vascular and Interventional Radiology, is the Medical Director of the facility and leads this highly trained clinical team specializing in dialysis access management for patients with end-stage renal disease (ESRD), minimally invasive vascular procedures, and image-guided oncologic treatments. Azura Vascular Care Jacksonville is located at 2416 Dunn Avenue, Jacksonville, Florida.
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Azura Vascular Care Examines Patient Specific Risk Factors During Access Surgery

Abstract highlighted at the American Society of Nephrology’s 2018 Kidney Week Symposium MALVERN, Pa., Oct. 26, 2018 – Azura Vascular Care, a national leader in outpatient, minimally invasive vascular specialty services including dialysis access management, announces that a retrospective analysis of patient data suggests anemia may contribute to complications during dialysis vascular access (VA) interventions and increase the risk of hospitalization.
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Fresenius Vascular Care Announces New Name to Reflect Company’s Strategic Transformation

Malvern, PA, June 20, 2017 Fresenius Vascular Care, a national network of outpatient vascular care and ambulatory surgery centers that specialize in minimally invasive techniques to treat and manage a wide range of vascular conditions, has today announced its new name, Azura Vascular Care, as part of a strategic rebranding initiative.
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Fresenius Medical Care Acquires American Access Care

Germany's Fresenius Medical Care has acquired the US-based company American Access Care Holdings (AAC) for $385 million.
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Fresenius Medical Care of North America Announces Acquisition of National Vascular Care

Fresenius Medical Care, the world's largest provider of dialysis services and products, today announced that its subsidiary, U.S. Vascular Access Holdings, LLC has completed the acquisition of National Vascular Care, Inc. Based in Rosemont, Pennsylvania, National Vascular Care is a premier provider of vascular services that works in partnership with leading vascular surgeons, nephrologists, interventional radiologists and cardiologists throughout the United States to develop, own and manage specialty outpatient surgery centers dedicated to improving the delivery of vascular care in the U.S.
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The South Florida Advanced Access Care team is devoted to providing exceptional care and delivering the best outcome and experience possible. Our highly trained physicians and clinical staff are there every step of the journey, supporting our patients and their families through the full course of treatment, including providing educational support to help enhance understanding of their vascular condition and treatment plan. Visit The Infinity Blog on our site for educational articles, patient stories and more. Or click Knowledge Center to access our resource center.

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"Dr. Rua is a miracle worker. The office administration and staff isn't so hot, but he is a gift to humanity.Dr Rua & staff get an A+ EXCELLENT"
South Florida Advanced Access Care
Feb 27, 2017
"Dr. Watch is an excellent surgeon who operated on me, recently. Great beside manner!"
South Florida Advanced Access Care
Feb 27, 2017
"Dr. Coelle is one of the best MD's ever. We were blessed to have had him assigned to my husband."
South Florida Advanced Access Care
Feb 24, 2017
"I found the experience at the American Dialysis Access Center very favorable. The people were very nice, very cordial and very friendly and very helpful."
South Florida Advanced Access Care
Feb 24, 2017