Michael J Costanza, MD

Michael J Costanza, MD
Appointed 11/25/10
Women's Health Network
8801 Upstate University Hospital - Downtown Campus
750 East Adams Street
Syracuse, NY 13210

315 464-8272

Current Appointments

Hospital Campus

  • Downtown

Clinical Section Affiliations

  • Surgery: Vascular Surgery and Endovascular Services
  • Upstate Heart and Vascular Center: Vascular Surgery and Endovascular Services


Education & Fellowships

  • Fellowship: University of Maryland Medical Systems, 2004, Vascular Surgery
  • Residency: University of Tennessee Medical Center, 2002
  • Residency: Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 1998
  • MD: Ohio State University College of Medicine, 1996
  • BA: Harvard University, 1992

Clinical Interests

  • Surgical/Endovascular repair of aneurysms, carotid arteries and renal arteries; Lower extremity vascular disease; Endovascular therapy; Dialysis access

Specialties & Certification

  • Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Diseases & Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Amputation
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Blood Clots
  • Carotid Artery Aneurysm
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis
  • Descending Aortic Aneurysm
  • Diabetic Foot Complications
  • Peripheral Artery Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Stroke
  • Superficial Thrombophlebitis
  • Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Dementia


  • Adults and Children


  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA) Repair
  • Aneurysm - Aortic - Surgery
  • Aneurysm Surgery - Traditional Open Surgery
  • Aortic Aneurysm Stenting
  • Aortic Dissection Treatment
  • Atherosclerosis Atherectomy
  • Atherosclerosis Endarterectomy
  • Atherosclerosis Surgery
  • Bypass Surgery for Atherosclerosis
  • Bypass Surgery for Venous Disease
  • Cardiac Catheterization
  • Carotid Angiography and Stenting
  • Carotid Artery Aneurysm Surgery
  • Carotid Endarterectomy
  • Complex Aorta Surgery
  • Conscious Sedation
  • Debridement
  • Endovascular Aorta Treatment - Abdominal (TA-EVAR)
  • Endovascular Aorta Treatment - Thoracic
  • Intravascular Ultrasound (IVUS)
  • Non-Invasive Testing for Vascular Disease
  • Surgery for Carotid Artery Aneurysm
  • Surgery for Subclavian Artery Aneurysm
  • Surgery for Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm
  • Surgical Bypass for Visceral Ischemic Syndrome
  • Surgical Treatment of Stroke or Brain Ischemia
  • Varicose Vein Surgery
  • Vascular Ultrasound


  • American College of Surgeons (ACS), Fellow
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Honour Society

Current Hospital Privileges

  • Upstate University Hospital
  • VA Medical Center
  • Crouse Hospital

HealthLinkOnAir Radio Interview

5/15/11 Vascular disease, treatment and the need for timely screening

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