to Dr. Begos
who was selected again as one of of Boston’s top doctors by Boston Magazine in 2015
CSA Vein Center
receives accreditation by the IAC:
CSA is the first vein practice in Northeast Massachusetts to be fully accredited as a Certified Vein Center by the IAC (Intersocietal Accreditation Commission).
Dr. Tameo uses non-invasive imaging modalities from our accredited vascular lab, located within our office, for screening/diagnosis and surveillance of vascular disease. Patients can often have the necessary tests performed, and meet with Dr. Tameo during the same office visit. He interprets vascular studies from labs located in our office, as well as, Lawrence Memorial, Melrose-Wakefield, and Winchester Hospitals.
Dr. Tameo is involved in the vascular education and clinical training of
medical students and residents from Tufts University. He has authored several
clinical research manuscripts in vascular surgery that have been published in
the Journal of Vascular Surgery and which he has presented at numerous local,
regional, and national vascular society meetings.
Medical Society Affiliations
Massachusetts Medical Society
Eastern Vascular Society
Society of Vascular Surgery
Society for Clinical Vasc.Surgery
Delaware Valley Vascular Society
American Medical Association
Michael N. Tameo, M.D., was born in Providence, Rhode
Island. He graduated from the University of Rhode Island and obtained a Medical
Degree at Saba University in the Netherlands-Antilles.
He completed a residency in general surgery at York Hospital in York, PA.
As chief resident, he received the Gilmore Rothrock, M.D. award for “The
Surgical Resident with the Most Gifted Hands”.
Following residency, he completed a specialty fellowship in vascular surgery with the University of Pennsylvania at Pennsylvania Hospital in Philadelphia, PA. During fellowship, Dr. Tameo gained experience with open vascular and endovascular techniques.
Additionally, he authored several clinical research manuscripts in
vascular surgery that have been published in the Journal of Vascular Surgery
and which he has presented at numerous local, regional, and national
vascular society meetings. Dr. Tameo joined Commonwealth Surgical Associates
in July of 2009.
Dr. Tameo is board-eligible by the American Board of Vascular Surgery.
He is licensed to practice medicine and surgery in Massachusetts and
Dr. Tameo specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of arterial and
venous disease. He has expertise in open carotid surgery and carotid
stenting for the treatment and prevention of stroke and TIA; open surgical
repair and the less invasive endovascular stent graft repair of arterial
aneurysms located in the abdominal aorta (AAA), renal, splenic, visceral,
and peripheral arteries; peripheral vascular disease including open and
endovascular revascularization for treatment of claudication, rest pain, and
ischemic ulcers or wounds; open and endovascular treatment of renal artery
disease for treatment of renovascular hypertension and renal insufficiency;
venous disease including radiofrequency ablation, phlebectomy, and
sclerotherapy for treatment of varicose and spider veins, as well as, DVT
treatment including thrombectomy, thrombolysis, and IVC filter placement and
removal; dialysis access and maintenance; open and endovascular treatment of
mesenteric ischemia; and open and endovascular treatment of thoracic outlet