National Societies

Some national societies offer dual membership of the national society and the ESVS while others offer to pay for their trainees’ membership only.

Read more about ESVS group membership and society membership >>

Please check with your national society if such an arrangement is being considered in your country.

You can find below the list of national societies in 2019:

AUSTRIA

Austrian Society for Vascular Surgery

Herr PD Dr. Josef Klocker, Universitätsklinik für Gefässchirurgie
Anichstrasse 35, 6020 Innsbruck

Contact:
Email: josef.klocker@i-med.ac.at
Webpage: http://www.vasc-surg.at/
Tel: +43 50 504 22587

Secretary: PD Dr. Josef Klocker
President: PD Dr. Afshin Assadian

CYPRUS

Cypriot Society of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery (CSVES)

Thasou 14
Rita Court 17

Office 501
1087, Nicosia

Contact:
Email:  info@csves.org
Telehone : (+357) 22316874 / (+357) 22316812
Webpage: www.csves.org

President : Neophytos Zambas
Secretary General : Dr. Achilleas Toursidis

FINLAND

Finnish Society for Vascular Surgery

Pirkanmaan sairaanhoitopiiri. Verisuonikirurgia.
PL 2000, 33521, Tampere
FINLAND

Contact: Damir Vakhitov
Email: damir@fimnet.fi
https://verisuonikirurgit.yhdistysavain.fi/

President: Dr. Matti Pokela
Secretary General: Dr. Damir Vakhitov

FRANCE

French Society for Vascular and Endovascular Surgery
Société de Chirurgie Vasculaire et Endovasculaire de Langue Française (SCVE)

Secrétariat de la SCVE
22 rue de Charonne
75011, Paris

Contact: Yannick AKAMSE
Email: secretariat@vasculaire.com
Tel: + 33 01 58 30 70 97
www.vasculaire.com

President: Pr Thierry Reix
Secretary General: Dr Jean Sabatier

GREECE

Hellenic Society of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery

8 Fidippidou Str.,
GR 11526, Athens

Email: info@vascularsociety.gr
Tel / Fax: 0030 211 4094643
www.vascularsociety.gr

President: Prof. Kyriakos D. Ktenidis
Secretary General: Prof. Ioannis Kakisis

IRELAND

Irish Society for Vascular Surgery

President: Martin O’Donohoe
Secretary: Emily Boyle
Treasurer : Joe Dowdall

LUXEMBOURG

Luxembourg Society of Vascular Surgery
Société Luxembourgeoise de Chirurgie Vasculaire (SLCV)

Contact:
PD Dr Dirk Grotemeyer
Email: grotemeyer@pt.lu
Telephone : +352 2468 4160

President: Dr Romain Schockmel
Secretary : Dr Jean Smit
Head of Organisation Committee : PD Dr Dirk Grotemeyer

NETHERLANDS

Dutch Society of Vascular Surgery

Postbus 20061
3502 LB UTRECHT
The Netherlands

Contact:
Email: nvvv@heelkunde.nl
Tel:  +31 (30) 28 23 359
www.nvvv-vaatchirurgie.nl/

President: Dr. B.H.P. Elsman
Secretary General: Dr. B.M.E. Mees

NORWAY

Norwegian Society for Vascular Surgery

https://karkirurgi.no/

President: Dr. Øystein Hovi Rognerud
Vice-president: Dr. Øyvind Skoe
Treasurer: Dr. Shakil Aslam

PORTUGAL

Portuguese Society of Angiology and Vascular Surgery
SPACV – Sociedade Portuguesa de Angiologia e Cirurgia Vascular

Rua Brito e Cunha nº 254 – 4º Esquerdo
4450-082 Matosinhos
Portugal

Contact: Cristina Freitas
Email: spacv@spacv.org
Tel. +351 224 957 387
Mobile: +351 933 955 850 | +351 933 955 848
www.spacv.org

President: Prof. Armando Mansilha
Secretary General: Prof. Frederico Bastos Gonçalves

ROMANIA

Romanian Society for Vascular Surgery

Bd. Liviu Rebreanu 156
300723 Timisoara, Romania

contact@srcv.ro
www.srcv.ro

President: Radu Florin Popa
Secretary General: Mihai Ionac

SOUTH AFRICA

Vascular Society of Southern Africa

c/o Department of Surgery, Medical School, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg

Contact:
Email:assa@worldonline.co.za
Web site: www.vascularsociety.co.za 
Telephone: ++27 11 717 2601 / ++27 083 527 7196

President: Professor Thanyani Mulaudzi (2019-2020) mulaudzit@samedical.co.za
Secretary General: Dr Pradeep Mistry mistry@vascare.co.za

SWEDEN

Swedish Society for Vascular Surgery

President: Carl Magnus Wahlgren
Scientific Secretary: Johnny Steuer
Organisational Secretary: Andreas Öjersjö

http://www.ucr.uu.se/ssvs/

SWITZERLAND

Swiss Society for Vascular Surgery
Schweizerische Gesellschaft für Gefässchirurgie

c/o Meister ConCept GmbH, Bahnhofstrasse 55, 5001 Aarau, Schweiz

Contact:
Email: sgg-sscv@meister-concept.ch
Phone : +41 62 836 20 90
Website: www.swissvasc.ch

President: Dr. med. Luca Giovannacci
Secretary General: Dr. med. Matthias Widmer

TURKEY

Turkish National Society of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery

Gaziosmanpaşa mah. Nenehatun cad. 56/6 Çankaya/Ankara

Contact:
Email: uvcd@uvcd.org.tr
Web site: www.uvcd.org.tr

President: Tankut Akay ,Prof, M.D, F.A.C.S
Secretary General: Mustafa Şırlak, Prof, M.D, F.A.C.S

Please view below the list of past national societies:

  • Bulgarian National Society of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery (BNSAVS)
  • Danish Society for Vascular Surgery (DKKS)
  • Spanish Society of Angiology and Vascular Surgery (SEACV)
  • Serbian Society of Cardiovascular Surgeons (SSCVS)