William R Ranger, MD
Adjunct Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Surgery
1000 Oakland Drive
Kalamazoo, MI 49008
William Ranger, MD, is a Board Certified Vascular Surgeon. He is a graduate of the University of Michigan where he earned his B.S. degree from the honors program in Cellular, Molecular Biology. He completed his medical school also at the University of Michigan in 1990. He then completed his internship at the Hennepin County Medical Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota. He then completed his General Surgery residency at William Beaumont Hospital in Royal Oak, Michigan. He also completed a cardiovascular surgical research fellowship at Harvard and TUFT’s New England Medical Center in 1995-1996. He then completed his clinical vascular surgery fellowship at Louisiana State University in New Orleans, Louisiana and is Board Certified in Vascular Surgery. He then practiced clinical vascular surgery at Munson Medical Center and was an associate clinical professor through MSU college of medicine. His clinical, teaching, and research interests include medical education, assisting students in choice of clinical practice, and the treatment of aneurysmal and carotid disease.
- American Board of Surgery (Surgery)
- American Board of Surgery (Vascular Surgery)
Education and Training
- Fellowship 2000, Vascular Surgery, Louisiana State University
- Residency 1998, General and Vascular Surgery, William Beaumont Hospital - Royal Oak
- Clinical/Research Fellowship 1996, Vascular and Thoracic Surgery, Tufts New England Medical Center
- MD 1990, University of Michigan
- BS 1986, Cellular Molecular Biology, University of Michigan-Ann Arbor
- critical limb ischemia
- carotid stenosis
- Vascular Devices
- Peripheral Vascular Diseases
Bokesch P.M., Halpin D., Ranger W.R., Drummond-Webb J.J., Marchand J.E., Bronson R.T., Warner K.G., Kream R.M. Immediate-early gene expression in ovine brain after hypothermic circulatory arrest: Effects of aptiganel Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 1997;64(4):1082-1087. doi: 10.1016/S0003-4975(97)00801-1.
Ranger W.R., Halpin D., Sawhney A.S., Lyman M., Locicero J. Pneumostasis of experimental air leaks with a new photopolymerized synthetic tissue sealant American Surgeon. 1997;63(9):788-795.
Ranger W., Glover J., Shannon F., Sakwa M., Bassett J. Coronary artery bypass and valve replacement in octogenarians American Surgeon. 1996;62(11):941-946.
Ranger W.R., Halpin D., Sawhney A.S., Lyman M., LoCicero J. Pneumostasis of experimental air leaks with a new photopolymerized synthetic tissue sealant Chest. 1996;110(4 SUPPL.)
Ranger W., Glover J., Bendick P., Gray J. Carotid endarterectomy based on preoperative duplex ultrasound American Surgeon. 1995;61(7):548-555.
Bove P., Ranger W., Pursel S., Glover J., Bove K., Bendick P., Stellato T. Evaluation of outcome following open lung biopsy American Surgeon. 1994;60(8):564-570.
Dedrick D.K., Mase C., Ranger W., Burney R.E. The effects of intraosseous infusion on the growth plate in a nestling rabbit model Annals of Emergency Medicine. 1992;21(5):494-497. doi: 10.1016/S0196-0644(05)82512-0.