Michael Yacoub

Michael Yacoub, MD

Assistant Professor

Business Phone: (352) 273-5484

About Michael Yacoub

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.

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.

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    American Board of Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery
    American Board of Vascular Surgery

Clinical Profile

  • Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery
Areas of Interest
  • Abdominal aortic aneurysm
  • Abdominal aortic aneurysm repair – open
  • Aortic aneurysm repair – endovascular
  • Aortic dissection
  • Peripheral artery bypass – leg
  • Peripheral artery disease – legs
  • Renal vein thrombosis
  • Varicose vein – noninvasive treatment
  • Varicose vein stripping
  • Varicose veins
  • Venous insufficiency


Trends and Outcomes in the Operative Management of Traumatic Vascular Injuries: A Comparison of Open versus Endovascular Approaches.
The American surgeon. 83(5):495-501 [PMID] 28541861.
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Compliance of postendovascular aortic aneurysm repair imaging surveillance.
Journal of vascular surgery. 63(3):589-95 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jvs.2015.09.021. [PMID] 26781078.
Novel Risk Score Model for Prediction of Survival Following Elective Endovascular Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair.
Vascular and endovascular surgery. 50(4):261-9 [DOI] 10.1177/1538574416638760. [PMID] 27114446.
Factors that influence lymph node retrieval in the surgical treatment of colorectal cancer: a comparison of the laparoscopic versus open approach.
American journal of surgery. 205(3):339-42; discussion 342 [DOI] 10.1016/j.amjsurg.2012.11.003. [PMID] 23414957.
Syncytial giant cell hepatitis associated with chronic lymphocytic leukemia: a case report.
BMC blood disorders. 12 [DOI] 10.1186/1471-2326-12-8. [PMID] 22812631.


Fellowship – Advanced Aortic
2016-2018 · Mayo Clinic School of Graduate Medical Education
Fellowship – Vascular surgery
2013-2015 · West Virginia University Charleston Division
Residency – General Surgery
2009-2013 · St John Hospital and Medical Center
Medical School
2008 · Ross University School of Medicine

Contact Details

(352) 273-5484