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Christopher Joseph Abularrage, M.D.

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Director, Diabetic Foot and Wound Clinic

Associate Professor of Surgery


Expertise: Aneurysm, Abdominal Aortic (AAA), Aneurysms, Angioplasty, Aortic Aneurysms, Aortic Stent-Grafts/Endografts, Aortic Surgery, Arterial Aneurysm, Arterial Occlusive Disease, Atherosclerosis, Carotid Artery Disease, Carotid Artery Stenosis, Carotid Artery Stenting, Carotid Body Tumors, Carotid Endarterectomy, Chronic Total Occlusions, Claudication, Diabetes, Diabetes and Heart Research, Diabetic Foot Care, Diabetic Foot Ulcers, Diabetic Wound Care , Emboli-Protection Devices, Endovascular Interventions, Endovascular Surgery, Endovascular Therapies, Extractional Atherectomy, General Vascular Surgery, Intermittent Claudication, Laser Atherectomy, Limb Salvage Surgery, Lower Extremity Angioplasty, Lower Extremity Revascularization, Lower Extremity Stenting, Mesenteric Arterial Insufficiency, Minimally Invasive Endovascular Aneurysm Repair, Minimally Invasive Interventions, Non-Invasive Flow Studies (NIFS), Peripheral Angiography, Peripheral Arterial Aneurysms, Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD), Peripheral Vascular Disease, Redo Lower Extremity Vascular Reconstruction, Renal Artery Disease, Renal Vascular Disease, Rotational Atherectomy, Stenting, Stroke, Thoracic Aortic Aneurysms, Thoracic Imaging, Thoracic Surgery, Treatment of Bypass Graft Disease with Distal Protection Devices, Vascular Disease , Vascular Surgery, Venous Thromboembolism, Visceral Angioplasty, Visceral Stenting, Visceral Vessel Reconstruction more

Research Interests: Outcomes in aneurysm repair; Peripheral endovascular interventions

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The Johns Hopkins Hospital (Main Entrance)
Appointment Phone: 410-955-5174

1800 Orleans St.
Baltimore, MD 21287 map


Dr. Abularrage specializes in vascular and endovascular surgery, with clinical interests in thoracic and abdominal aortic aneurysms, endovascular aneurysm repair, visceral and lower extremity bypass, and carotid endarterectomy. He also specializes in lower extremity, carotid, visceral and renal angioplasty and stenting, as well as thrombolytic therapy. His research interests include outcomes in aneurysm repair and peripheral endovascular interventions.

Dr. Abularrage is a distinguished fellow to the Society of the American Board of Surgery and a recipient of the Zehner Award given by the Washington D.C. Chapter of the American College of Surgeons and the R. Clement Darling, Jr. Award given by the New England Society for Vascular Surgery. more


  • Director, Diabetic Foot and Wound Clinic
  • Associate Professor of Surgery

Departments / Divisions

  • Surgery - Vascular Surgery and Endovascular Therapy

Centers & Institutes



  • MD, Georgetown University School of Medicine (2001)


  • MedStar Georgetown University Medical Center / General Surgery (2008)


  • Massachusetts General Hospital / Vascular Surgery (2010)

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Surgery / Surgery (2008)
  • American Board of Surgery / Vascular Surgery (2011)

Activities & Honors


  • R. Clement Darling Jr. Award, New England Society for Vascular Surgery
  • Zehner Award, Washington D.C. Chapter of the American College of Surgeons


  • Alpha Omega Alpha (National Medical Honor Society)
  • Phi Beta Kappa (National Honor Society)
  • Society of the American Board of Surgery
    Distinguished Fellow

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Dr. Abularrage is a vascular surgeon whose primary clinical focus is caring for patients were peripheral vascular disease as well as those needing care for diabetic foot ulcers.

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