Paul DiMusto, MD

  • Vascular Surgery
Paul D. DiMusto, MD


Paul DiMusto, MD, is a vascular surgeon at UW Health, as well as an associate professor and director of simulation at the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Department of Surgery. He also serves as the program director of the Vascular Surgery Integrated Residency and the Vascular Surgery Fellowship.

Dr. DiMusto treats conditions that include circulatory disorders and diseases of the arteries such as narrowed or diseased arteries, aneurysms and tears of the aorta (main artery) in the chest, abdomen and pelvis. His expertise includes the treatment of varicose veins, deep vein thrombosis (DVT or clotting) and advanced limb salvage to prevent amputation. He also specializes in thoracic outlet syndrome, where a rib compresses a nerve or blood vessel.

Dr. DiMusto offers leading-edge treatments ranging from nonsurgical therapies to minimally invasive procedures and open surgery.

Dr. DiMusto researches ways to improve the use of simulations in surgical training. In his free time, he enjoys traveling and exploring new places with his wife, going to live concerts, watching college football and attending Badger football games.

I entered the medical profession to help others live their life to the fullest. I chose vascular surgery because I like the variety of treatment options I can offer my patients.

Languages spoken
  • English
University affiliation

Education & credentials

Board certifications
  • Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery
Medical School
  • University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, MI
  • University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI
  • University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI

Areas of expertise

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic aneurysm
  • Aortic dissection
  • Aortic valve disease
  • Carotid artery disease
  • Chronic critical limb ischemia
  • Compartment Syndrome
  • Hypertension (high blood pressure)
  • Limb Salvage
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease
  • Renal Artery Disease
  • Thoracic abdominal aneurysm
  • Thoracic aortic aneurysm
  • Varicose veins or spider veins
  • Vascular diseases
  • Vascular surgery
  • Vein care
  • Venous thrombosis