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Sung Wan Ham, MD
Assistant Professor of Clinical Surgery
HCC 1510 San Pablo Health Sciences Campus Los Angeles
+1 323 865 1210


Dr. Ham holds the title of Assistant Professor of Surgery in the Department of Surgery, Division of Vascular Surgery and Endovascular Therapy, Keck School of Medicine of USC. Dr. Ham maintains an active practice at Keck Hospital of USC and also sees patients at Huntington Memorial Hospital in Pasadena, Arcadia Methodist Hospital, and Los Angeles County Medical Center.

Dr. Ham received his Bachelors of Science degree in Biochemistry and Cell Biology at the University of California San Diego in 2001. He then earned his medical degree at Boston University School of Medicine in 2006 and went on to complete his internship and residency in General Surgery at the University of Southern California Los Angeles County Medical Center in 2011. Dr. Ham completed his subspecialty fellowship training in Vascular Surgery at the University of Southern California in 2013 and stayed on as faculty.

Dr. Ham is certified by the American Board of Surgery in General Surgery and Vascular Surgery. He is a member of the Society for Vascular Surgery, Society for Clinical Vascular Surgery, and American College of Surgeons.


Manzur M, Ochoa C, Ham SW, Lee W, Simcox T, Rowe V, Weaver F. Surgical Management of Perforated IVC Filters. Ann Vasc Surg. 2017 Mar 06. View in: PubMed

Manzur MF, Ham SW, Elsayed R, Abdoli S, Simcox T, Han S, Rowe V, Weaver FA. Vascular surgery: An essential hospital resource in modern health care. J Vasc Surg. 2017 Mar 01. View in: PubMed

Han SM, Kuo EC, Woo K, Elsayed R, Nguyen BS, Ham SW, Rowe VL, Weaver FA. Remodeling of abdominal aortic branch perfusion after thoracic endovascular aortic repair for aortic dissections. J Vasc Surg. 2016 Oct; 64(4):902-11. View in: PubMed

Manzur MF, Ham SW, Elsayed RS, Simcox T, Weaver FA. Vascular Surgery: An Essential Hospital Resource in Modern Health Care. J Vasc Surg. 2016 Aug; 64(2):543. View in: PubMed

Elsayed RS, Ham SW, Manzur MF, Han SM, Lew WK, Rowe VL, Weaver FA. The Role of Endovascular Therapy in Contemporary Management of Mycotic Aortic Aneurysms and Asscociated Aortoaerodigestive Fistulas. J Vasc Surg. 2016 Aug; 64(2):552. View in: PubMed

Wartman SM, Woo K, Yaeger A, Sigman M, Huang SG, Ham SW, Rowe V, Weaver FA. Outcomes after abdominal aortic aneurysm repair requiring a suprarenal cross-clamp. J Vasc Surg. 2014 Oct; 60(4):893-9. View in: PubMed

Sigman MM, Palmer OP, Ham SW, Cunningham M, Weaver FA. Aortic morphologic findings after thoracic endovascular aortic repair for type B aortic dissection. JAMA Surg. 2014 Sep 1; 149(9):977-83. View in: PubMed

de Virgilio C, Ham SW. Discussion. J Vasc Surg. 2014 Jul; 60(1):150-1. View in: PubMed

Ham SW, Weaver FA. Ex vivo renal artery reconstruction for complex renal artery disease. J Vasc Surg. 2014 Jul; 60(1):143-51. View in: PubMed

Cannata JM, Chilipka T, Yang HC, Han S, Ham SW, Rowe VL, Weaver FA, Shung KK, Vilkomerson D. Development of a flexible implantable sensor for postoperative monitoring of blood flow. J Ultrasound Med. 2012 Nov; 31(11):1795-802. View in: PubMed

Moos JM, Ham SW, Han SM, Lew WK, Hua HT, Hood DB, Rowe VL, Weaver FA. Safety of carbon dioxide digital subtraction angiography. Arch Surg. 2011 Dec; 146(12):1428-32. View in: PubMed

Ham SW, Kumar SR, Rowe VL, Weaver FA. Disease progression after initial surgical intervention for Takayasu arteritis. J Vasc Surg. 2011 Nov; 54(5):1345-51. View in: PubMed

Ham SW, Chong T, Moos J, Rowe VL, Cohen RG, Cunningham MJ, Wilcox A, Weaver FA. Arch and visceral/renal debranching combined with endovascular repair for thoracic and thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysms. J Vasc Surg. 2011 Jul; 54(1):30-40; discussion 40-1. View in: PubMed

Ham SW, Rowe VL, Ochoa C, Chong T, Lee WM, Baker CJ, Cohen RG, Cunningham MJ, Weaver FA, Woo K. Thoracic aortic stent-grafting for acute, complicated, type B aortic dissections. Ann Vasc Surg. 2011 Apr; 25(3):333-9. View in: PubMed

Wang BR, Rowe VL, Ham SW, Han S, Patel K, Weaver FA, Woo K. A prospective clinical evaluation of the effects of intraoperative systemic anticoagulation in patients undergoing arteriovenous fistula surgery. Am Surg. 2010 Oct; 76(10):1112-4. View in: PubMed

Ham SW, Kumar SR, Wang BR, Rowe VL, Weaver FA. Late outcomes of endovascular and open revascularization for nonatherosclerotic renal artery disease. Arch Surg. 2010 Sep; 145(9):832-9. View in: PubMed

Ham SW, Lew WK, Weaver FA. Thrombin use in surgery: an evidence-based review of its clinical use. J Blood Med. 2010; 1:135-42. View in: PubMed

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