Meet Dr. C. Shawn Skillern, M.D.

C. Shawn Skillern, M.D.

Board Certified Vascular Surgery
Specializing in vascular and vein therapy

In 2007, Dr. Skillern established West Coast Vascular to provide full service, premier vascular services to the surrounding communities.

Dr. Skillern completed his undergraduate work at the University of Southern California at Santa Barbara graduating Magna Cum Laude and earned his Doctorate of Medicine at the University of California, San Diego. Following graduation from medical school, Dr. Skillern completed his surgery internship and surgery residency at University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, followed by postgraduate work at University of Tennessee Medical Center, Knoxville.

Certified in Advanced Cardiac Life Support and advanced Trauma Life Support, along with completing research in Lyophilized Vein Grafts, Dr. Skillern brings a wide range of knowledge to West Coast Vascular and is committed to excellence in vascular surgery and patient care

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Curriculum Vitae


1991 – 1995
University of California, San Diego
San Diego, California
Doctorate of Medicine, June 1995

1986 1991
University of California, Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara, California
B.A., May 1991
Major: Biochemistry
Minor: Business Economics
Magna Cum Laude


University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Parkland Memorial Hospital
Dallas, Texas
General Surgery Residency & Internship

University of Tennessee Medical Center, Knoxville
Knoxville, Tennessee
Vascular Surgery Fellowship

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