TransCarotid Artery Revascularization (TCAR)

Caught in the Nick of Time


Learn how the TCAR  procedure helped save Barnegat resident Joseph Cannatelli from having a stroke.

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About the Doctor


M. Usman Nasir Khan, M.D., FACS, chief section of vascular surgery at Jersey Shore University Medical Center in Neptune, is the only physician in the central and southern region of New Jersey (and one of three credentialed physicians in the state) to perform TCAR, and is one of the only physicians in New Jersey trained in this advanced procedure. His expertise has established Jersey Shore University Medical Center as a center of excellence in this area of cardiovascular and neuroscience expertise.

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