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Craig S. Seidman MD

  • General Surgery
  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Dr. Seidman is certified by the American Board of Surgery in both general and vascular surgery. Dr. Seidman is a member of the Oregon Medical Association, Lane County Medical Society and also a fellow of the American College of Surgery. He has been published and lectured on various topics in general and vascular surgery. His original research in the field of vascular surgery won awards at the American Venous Forum and the New England Society for Vascular Surgery.

Dr. Seidman is the Medical Director for Oregon Heart and Vascular Institute as well as a member of the society of vascular surgery. He has completed fellowships in vascular surgery, endovascular surgery and trauma.

His special interests lie in the field of vascular surgery and endovascular surgery. He has brought to Eugene unique experience in general, vascular and endovascular surgery. He leads the region with expertise and knowledge with aortic stents, grafting for abdominal aortic aneurysms and thoracic aneurysms. He is introducing numerous new and innovative technologies to our surgical community, including carotid stenting, endovascular repair of abdominal aortic aneurysms, endovascular treatment of complex thoracic aortic pathology and peripheral arterial disease.

Dr. Seidman was born and raised in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. His hobbies include kayaking, surfing and backcountry expeditions. He moved to Eugene with his family in 2002.

Undergraduate Education:

Bachelor of Arts in Biology, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO

Medical School:

University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia PA

General Surgery Residency:

Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston MA


Vascular Surgery, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA

Special training:

Fellowship in Trauma Surgery, University of Cape Town, Republic of South Africa; Fellowship in endovascular surgery, UMDNJ, Newark, NJ

Board Certification

  • American Board of Surgery
  • American Board of Surgery: Vascular Surgery


  • University of Pennsylvania
    Degree: MD
  • Massachusetts General Hospital
    Specialty: General Surgery
  • Boston University Medical Center
    Specialty: Vascular Surgery
  • Groote Schuur Hospital
    Specialty: Trauma Surgery


  • General Surgery
  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Privileged Facilities

  • PeaceHealth Sacred Heart Medical Center - RiverBend
  • PeaceHealth Sacred Heart Medical Center - University Dist
  • Northwest Surgical Specialists
    3355 RiverBend Drive
    Suite 300
    Springfield, OR 97477
    Fax: 541-868-9374