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Vascular Surgery


South County Health provides a wide range of vascular treatments and procedures through the respected, board-certified surgeons of The Vascular Experts RI.

Conveniently located in Wakefield and Warwick, Rhode Island, the vascular surgery specialty allows ease of access to patients for office visits and, when necessary, the innovative, state-of-the-art technology at South County Hospital for routine and complicated procedures.

  • Wound Care Specialists
  • Varicose Veins and Venous Disease
  • Aortic Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD)
  • Carotid Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Sclerotherapy
  • Vascular Specialties
  • Vein Disease Treatment
  • Endovascular Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Surgical Procedures

Meet the Team

Bart E. Muhs, MD, PhD, FACS is a board-certified, internationally respected vascular surgeon who brings a wealth of vascular knowledge and experience to The Vascular Experts.

Dr. Muhs is one of the leading vascular physicians in the area, performing more endovascular aortic repairs than any other regional physician. His patient-focused objective is to deliver less invasive, better quality and more effective care with a relentless drive to avoid open surgery. Dr. Muhs remains on the leading edge of the endovascular revolution in vascular surgery.


Stratton G. Danes, MD is a board-certified vascular surgeon with vast endovascular and open surgical experience. Dr. Danes specializes in critical limb salvage, aortic aneurysm repair, venous disease, and carotid interventions.

Dr. Danes has an extensive background in research with many published articles on topics including limb salvage and lower-extremity deep vein thrombosis.


Rachael Snow, MD is a board-certified vascular surgeon with expertise in atherosclerotic and aneurysmal arterial disease, cerebrovascular disease, hemodialysis access, and venous disease. 

She received her medical degree from University of South Florida Morsani College of Medicine in the SELECT program and completed a residency in Integrated Vascular Surgery at Penn State Hershey Medical Center.

As an undergraduate, Dr. Snow earned a Bachelor of Arts in Global Studies with a concentration in the Francophone world from Sewanee in Tennessee. Prior to pursuing a medical degree, she taught middle and high school in Rwanda.

Dr. Snow holds a provisional patent for a self-expanding elliptical retractor, and has a patent pending for a lead apron support structure.