Meet the care team

Malcolm K. Sydnor Jr., M.D.

As the Director of Vascular and Interventional Radiology at VCU Medical Center, Dr. Sydnor is an integral part of the VCU Baird Vascular Institute care team. He specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of varicose veins and peripheral arterial disease as well as placement of port-a-caths for long term central venous access.

Dr. Malcolm SydnorDr. Sydnor uses imaging guidance to perform minimally invasive treatments. Therefore treatments that used to require major open surgery can now be performed through small incisions without the need of general anesthesia.

Recently, we asked Dr. Sydnor about his work at VCU Baird. Here’s what he had to say.

What is the best part of working at VCU Baird?
Being able to help patients using advanced technology in the comfort of an outpatient facility.

What is the best part of your day?
Seeing patients after you have helped them with their problem and they are excited and happy to have their problem fixed.

Why is VCU Baird unique?
We have experienced academic experts available to patients in a comfortable community setting. And VCU Baird also offers multiple disciplines working together to make sure patients get the best care possible for their vascular disease It’s also wonderful that we have a plentiful support staff whose major priority is creating a comfortable customer-friendly environment for our patients.

Dr. Sydnor also serves as Associate Professor of Radiology and Surgery at VCU Health System and Medical Director of the Baird Vascular Institute. He earned his M.D. from VCU, completed his residency at VCU Medical Center and finished his fellowship at University of Virginia.

Board Certifications Dr. Sydnor holds are:
• American Board of Radiology – Diagnostic Radiology, 2004
• Certificate of Added Qualification – Vascular and Interventional Radiology, 2007

With our friendly, comfortable outpatient environment and skilled physicians with academic expertise, VCU Baird Vascular Institute offers excellent vascular care without the overwhelming experience of a large hospital. For more information, please call (804) 828-2600(804) 828-2600 or email bairdvascularinstitute@mcvh-vcu.edu.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s