BRMMC | News Article

Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Dr. Luke Erdoes joins Mountain States Medical Group -- Vascular Surgery in Johnson City

Luke Erdoes, MDJOHNSON CITY, Tenn. – Mountain States Medical Group – Vascular Surgery welcomes Luke Erdoes, MD, FACS, RPVI, to the team.

Dr. Erdoes earned his medical degree from Tufts University in Boston, Massachusetts, before completing his general surgery residency at the University of Colorado School of Medicine in Denver. He then completed vascular fellowships at both Georgia Baptist Medical Center in Atlanta and the University of Arizona College of Medicine in Tucson, and his work has been published extensively in medical literature.

Dr. Erdoes practiced in Chattanooga from 2000-2011, and because he loved the East Tennessee region and the Appalachian Mountains, he wanted to return to the area. He’s thrilled to be back and caring for patients in East Tennessee.

In addition to his medical career, Dr. Erdoes is a distinguished military veteran. He was named commissioned captain in the United States Army Reserves Medical Corps in 1988, and was called to active duty at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in 1991. He was promoted to major in 1994 before being honorably discharged in 1998.

Dr. Erdoes is certified by the American Board of Surgery in both general and vascular surgery, and is also certified in surgical critical care. As an experienced vascular surgeon, he specializes in treating diseases of the arteries, veins and lymphatic systems, and treats conditions like abdominal aortic aneurysm, atherosclerosis, carotid artery disease, deep vein thrombosis and varicose veins.

“My goal is to offer the best care possible for every patient, to always explain things in an understandable way, and to give both physical and emotional support throughout my patient’s recovery,” said Dr. Erdoes.

Dr. Erdoes is accepting patients at Mountain States Medical Group – Vascular Surgery, located at 2 Professional Park Drive, Suite 11. For more information or to make an appointment, please call 423-434-7400 or visit mymsmg.net.