John R. Hoch

  • Vascular Surgery
John R. Hoch, MD


Dr. John Hoch is certified by the American Board of Surgery, with a certificate of additional qualifications in vascular surgery. He is chief of the vascular surgery service at the William S. Middleton Veterans Administration Hospital and serves as Director for the Vascular Surgery Residency and Fellowship programs. Dr. Hoch has special interests in complex aortic visceral artery occlusive disease, carotid artery stenting, repair of thoracoabdominal aneurysms, minimally invasive care of patients with varicose veins, and the use of endovascular techniques to repair abdominal and thoracic aortic aneurysms and manage patients with lower extremity arterial occlusion.

Languages spoken
  • English
University affiliation
  • Department of Surgery

Practice locations

  • West Clinic - Vascular Surgery
    • 451 Junction Rd. / Madison, WI
    • (608) 263-8915
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  • 1 S. Park Clinic - Vascular Surgery
    • 1 S. Park St. / Madison, WI
    • (608) 263-8915
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  • Beaver Dam Clinic - Vascular Surgery
    • 705 S. University Ave., Suite 200 / Beaver Dam, WI
    • (920) 887-9272
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Education & credentials

Board certifications
  • Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery
Medical School
  • Thomas Jefferson University Sidney Kimmel Medical College, Philadelphia, PA

American Heart Association Fellowship, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA, 1986-1987

Vascular Surgery, University of Missouri Hospital and Clinics, Columbia, MO, 1989-1991

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA
  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA


  • Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease
  • Carotid Disease
  • Thoracic Outlet Syndrome
  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Claudication
  • Thoracoabdominal Aneurysm
  • Subclavian Artery Disease
  • Brachiocephalic Artery Disease
  • Renal Artery Disease
  • Mesenteric Artery Disease
  • Superior Vena Cava Syndrome
  • Subclavian Vein Occlusion
  • Arteriorvenous Fistula
  • Angioplasty
  • Limb Salvage
  • Advanced Hypertension Program
  • High Blood Pressure
  • Hypertension
  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair
  • Balloon Angioplasty of Leg and Kidney Arteries
  • Treatment for Spider Veins or Varicose Veins
  • Carotid Artery Surgery
  • Endovascular Graft Repair for Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Vascular Lesion Injections
  • Sclerotherapy for Veins
  • Laser Therapy for Veins
  • Lower Extremity Bypass Surgery
  • Peripheral Bypass Surgery
  • Dialysis Access Surgery
  • Endovascular Graft Repair for Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm
  • Minimally Invasive Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair
  • Minimal Incision Phlebectomy
  • Radiofrequency Ablation for Vein Conditions
  • Arm Angioplasty
  • Visceral Angioplasty
  • Carotid Artery Stenting
  • Limb Preservation
  • Vascular and Endovascular Surgery
  • Venous Disease

Research and publications

Dr. Hoch's research is ongoing into improving the education of residents and medical students about vascular disease. In addition, Dr. Hoch’s clinical research interests include the use of minimally invasive techniques to improve arterial circulation in order to relive pain and promote wound healing. He is investigating the long term outcomes of patients with varicose veins managed with minimally invasive techniques. His clinical research is focused on improving outcomes of patients with arterial disease managed with endovascular techniques.