Dr. Meissner is a UW professor of surgery specializing in vascular surgery, with particular clinical and research interests in deep venous thrombosis, chronic venous disease, vascular trauma and abdominal aortic aneurysms.
He earned his medical degree from the University of Colorado and came to the UW for his surgical residency. He also completed a vascular surgery fellowship at the UW before joining the faculty.
He is board-certified in surgery and in vascular surgery.
Acute deep venous thrombosis, chronic venous disease and the post thrombotic syndrome, vascular trauma, abdominal aortic aneurysms, long term follow-up care of acute deep venous thrombosis, pharmacological treatment of venous leg ulcers.