Michael Yacoub, MD

Michael Yacoub, MD


  • Vascular Surgery
  • General Surgery


  • UF Health Heart & Vascular Surgery

Education & Fellowship

  • Medical school: Ross University School of Medicine, Portsmouth, Dominica
  • General surgery residency: St John Hospital and Medical Center, Detroit, MI
  • Vascular surgery fellowship: West Virginia University, Charleston Division, Charleston, WV
  • Advanced Aortic Fellowship: Mayo Clinic School of Graduate Medical Education, Rochester, MN

Board Certifications

  • Vascular Surgery
  • General Surgery

Clinical Interests

  • Open and endovascular repair of thoracic and
    abdominal aortic aneurysm

  • Treatment of cerebrovascular occlusive disease

  • Peripheral occlusive disease

  • Open and endovascular treatment of chronic
    mesenteric ischemia

  • Dialysis access creation and maintenance

  • Treatment of venous pathology

Michael Yacoub, MD, FACS, is an assistant professor of surgery in the division of vascular surgery and endovascular therapy at the University of Florida College of Medicine. He is board-certified in
general surgery and vascular surgery.

Dr. Yacoub earned his medical degree from Ross University School of Medicine. He completed his general surgery residency at St. John Hospital and Medical Center in Detroit, where he served as chief
resident. Subsequently, he completed a vascular surgery fellowship at West Virginia University School of Medicine. Dr. Yacoub also completed an advanced aortic fellowship at the Mayo Clinic School
of Graduate Medical Education, which focuses on treating complex thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysms using fenestrated-branched endografts.

Prior to joining UF Health Heart and Vascular Surgery, Dr. Yacoub practiced at West Virginia University School of Medicine. He served as an assistant professor of surgery and trained vascular residents
and fellows. During this time, he published multiple articles in peer-reviewed journals and authored multiple book chapters in the field of vascular surgery. He also serves as a peer reviewer for
multiple vascular journals. He is a member of multiple vascular societies, including the Society of Vascular Surgery, the Southern Vascular Society and the Eastern Vascular Society. 

Dr. Yacoub’s clinical interests include open and endovascular treatment of aortic aneurysms and aortic dissection, minimally invasive treatment of thoracoabdominal aneurysms using fenestrated-branched endografts, and open treatment of mesenteric occlusive disease.

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