Patrick J. Geraghty, MD

Patrick J. Geraghty, MD


Specialty Areas

  • Vascular and endovascular surgery with a focus in lower extremity revascularization and hemodialysis access and maintenance.

Common Procedures

  • Endovascular revascularization (angiography, angioplasty, stent placement, atherectomy) and surgical revascularization for limb-threatening ischemia
  • Endovascular and surgical creation and maintenance of hemodialysis access
  • Treatment of varicose veins, deep venous thrombosis, venous insufficiency, stasis ulceration
  • Carotid endarterectomy and stenting
  • Endovascular and surgical revascularization for aortic aneurysm

Common Diagnoses Treated

  • Limb-threatening ischemia
  • End-stage renal disease (kidney failure)
  • Aortic aneurysm
  • Carotid occlusive disease causing strokes or warning strokes
  • Varicose veins, severe leg swelling, and/or stasis ulcer from venous clots or venous insufficiency

Board Certifications

American Board of Surgery – Vascular Surgery


BS: 1989, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL
Medical School: 1991, Northwestern University Medical School, Chicago, IL


1991-1998, General Surgery Residency, University of Michigan Hospitals, Ann Arbor, MI


1998-2000, Vascular Surgery Fellowship, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO

Professional Memberships

Society for Vascular Surgery

Midwestern Vascular Surgical Society

Vascular Endovascular Surgical Society

American College of Surgeons

Awards and Honors

  • Distinguished fellow and co-director, Complex PAD Skills Training Course, Society for Vascular Surgery
  • Past President, Midwestern Vascular Surgical Society
  • Fellow, American College of Surgeons

Areas of Research Interest

  • Development of new techniques and devices for treating limb-threatening ischemia
  • Development of improved techniques for hemodialysis access creation and cannulation

Clinical Trials

  • National Primary Investigator, SAVAL Trial of paclitaxel-eluting stent for limb-threatening ischemia
  • Global Primary Investigator, Lutonix BTK Trial of paclitaxel-coated balloon for limb-threatening ischemia
  • Global Primary Investigator, TOBA-II BTK Trial of Tack-optimized balloon angioplasty


 IDE trial design for endovascular devices for critical limb ischemia

Financial Disclosures

Consultant: Bard Peripheral Vascular Equity Holder: Pulse Therapeutics, Medalliance SA, Aveera


Conte MS Conte MS, Bradbury AW, Kolh P, White JV, Dick F, Fitridge R, Mills JL, Ricco JB, Suresh KR, Murad MH; GVG Writing Group, Aboyans V, Aksoy M, Alexandrescu VA, Armstrong D, Azuma N, Belch J, Bergoeing M, Bjorck M, Chakfé N, Cheng S, Dawson J, Debus ES, Dueck A, Duval S, Eckstein HH, Ferraresi R, Gambhir R, Gargiulo M, Geraghty P, Goode S, Gray B, Guo W, Gupta PC, Hinchliffe R, Jetty P, Komori K, Lavery L, Liang W, Lookstein R, Menard M, Misra S, Miyata T, Moneta G, Prado JAM, Munoz A, Paolini JE, Patel M, Pomposelli F, Powell R, Robless P, Rogers L, Schanzer A, Schneider P, Taylor S, Vega De Ceniga M, Veller M, Vermassen F, Wang J, Wang S. Global vascular guidelines on the management of chronic limb-threatening ischemia. J Vasc Surg. 2019 Jun;69(6S):3S-125S.e.

Mustapha JA, Brodmann M, Geraghty PJ, Saab F, Settlage RA, Jaff MR; Lutonix Study Investigators. Drug-coated versus uncoated percutaneous transluminal angioplasty in infrapopliteal arteries. J Invasive Cardiol. 2019 Aug;31(8):205-11.

Ouriel K, Adelman MA, Rosenfield K, Scheinert D, Brodmann M, Peña C, Geraghty P, Lee A, White R, Clair DG. Safety of paclitaxel-coated balloon angioplasty for femoropopliteal peripheral artery disease. JACC Cardiovasc Interv. 2019 12(24):2515-24. PMID 31575518

Geraghty PJ, Adams GL, Schmidt A, Lichtenberg M, Wissgot C, Armstrong EJ, Hertting K. 12-month results of Tack-optimized balloon angioplasty using the Tack Endovascular System in below-the-knee arteries (TOBA II BTK). J Endovasc Ther 2020; 27(4):626-36.

Geraghty PJ. Adams G, Schmidt A; TOBA II BTK Investigators. 6-month pivotal results of Tack optimized balloon angioplasty using the Tack Endovascular System in below-the-knee arteries. J Vasc Surg 2021; 73(3):918-929.. doi: 10.1016/j.jvs.2020.08.135. PMID: 32956797

Farber A, Angle N/A, Avgerinos E, Dubois L, Eslami M, Geraghty P, Haurani M, Jim J, Ketteler E, Pulli R, Siracuse JJ, Murad MH. The Society for Vascular Surgery clinical practice guidelines on popliteal artery aneurysms. J Vasc Surg 2021, May 20:S0741-5214(21)00680-7. doi: 10.1016/j.jvs.2021.04.040. Online ahead of print. PMID: 34023430

Geraghty PJ, Conte MS. A critical appraisal of registry-based objective performance goals in peripheral arterial disease. J Vasc Surg 2021, 74(3):1008-1012. doi:10:1016/j.jvs.2021.04.028. PMID: 34425942.

Lakhter V, Weinberg MD, Galmer A, Mishra S, Dalsania R, Das S, Geraghty PJ, Jaff MR, Schneider PJ, Weinberg I. Objective outcome measures for trials in patients with chronic limb-threatening ischemia across 2 decades: analysis and recommendations. JACC Cardiovasc Interv. 2021; 14(23):2584-2597. doi: 10.1016/j.jcin.2021.08.079. PMID: 34887050


Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Barnes Jewish West County Hospital

Patients Seen At

Center for Advanced Medicine
Heart and Vascular Center
4921 Parkview Place, Suite A, Floor 8
St. Louis, MO 63110
(314) 362-6490
Fax: (314) 362-4615

Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital
969 N. Mason Road
Suite 140
St. Louis, MO 63141
(314) 362-6490

Barnes-Jewish St. Peters Hospital
70 Jungerman Circle, Building 2, Suite 201
St. Peters, MO 63376
(314) 362-6490
Fax: (314) 362-4615

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