Why Choose Us For Vascular Surgery?

Core Values

Our core values: Caring, Confidentiality, Excellence, Integrity, Respect, and Trust.  We intend to be the best team of professionals devoted to the health and wellness of those we serve, including our family of employees.


Our Doctors are experts in their field.  Dr. Thomas C. Howard was recently chosen as one of Castle Connolly Medical's America's Top Doctors, an honor given to only 1% of American physicians.  He founded the North and South Vascular Laboratories at The Nebraska Medical Center and is currently the director of the North Vascular Lab.  Dr. David L. Vogel joined Dr. Howard as a partner in 2012.

Close Collaboration With Other Specialists

Our vascular surgeons work with a multi-disciplinary team of specialists, including internists, radiologists and anesthesiologists in order to provide the most effective care for each patient.

Four Locations

Dr. Howard and Dr. Vogel perform surgery at The Nebraska Medical Center, Bellevue Medical Center and Fremont Medical Center in Nebraska. Dr. Vogel also has surgical privileges at Jennie Edmundson Hospital in Council Bluffs, Iowa.