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Dr. Nii-Kabu Kabutey is a board-certified UCI Health vascular and endovascular surgeon.

Nii-Kabu Kabutey, MD


Vascular Surgery, General Surgery

Clinical Interests

aneurysmal arterial disease, aortic aneurysm, carotid disease and stroke prevention, critical limb ischemia, dialysis access, embolization for trauma, tumor and aneurysmal disease, endovascular surgery, peripheral arterial disease

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  • American Board of Surgery, Surgery
  • American Board of Surgery, Vascular Surgery
  • English
Medical School
Albany Medical College
Drexel University College of MedicineGeneral Surgery
New York-Presbyterian Hospital-Weill-Cornell MedicineVascular & Endovascular Surgery
University of Boston School of MedicineInterventional Radiology
Professional Positions
  • Professor and Chief — Division of Vascular & Endovascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, UCI School of Medicine
Awards and Recognition
  • Best Doctors in America® — Vascular Surgery, 2015, 2016
  • Physicians of Excellence, Orange County Medical Association — 2020-2023
  • 10th Annual Innovations in Complex Vascular & Endovascular, Intervention — First Place Fellows Competition, 2012
  • New England Society of Interventional Radiology — Best Oral Case Presentation, 2009
  • The Daggett Trust Award, 2002
More Information

Dr. Nii-Kabu Kabutey is a board-certified UCI Health vascular and endovascular surgeon who has additional training in vascular interventional radiology.

Kabutey is skilled in the most advanced, minimally invasive techniques to treat the full spectrum of arterial and venous disorders. He is dedicated to providing the most comprehensive care to patients suffering from vascular disease.

He received his medical degree from Albany Medical College in Albany, N.Y. He finished an internship and residency in general surgery at Drexel University College of Medicine in Philadelphia. He completed a fellowship in vascular/interventional radiology at Boston University School of Medicine and a fellowship in vascular surgery at Columbia University Medical Center and Cornell University in New York.

Kabutey's clinical research focuses on the development and use of minimally invasive endovascular technologies to treat aneurysmal arterial disease, critical limb ischemia and deep venous thrombosis. He has presented his clinical research results at both international and national meetings, authored numerous peer-reviewed articles in prestigious surgical and radiology journals and written many book chapters about his areas of expertise.

He sees patients at UCI Medical Center in Orange.

UCI Health Surgery Services
101 The City Drive South, Pavilion 3
Building 29
Orange, CA 92868
Phone: 714-456-6699
Fax: 855-209-8413