Chong Linus Li is a vascular surgeon, a trilingual speaker (English, Chinese Mandarin/Cantonese, and Japanese), and most importantly a warm and meticulous physician with broad clinical and academic interests.
Dr. Li graduated Magna Cum Laude with his Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry from the University of Rochester in 2014, earned his Doctor of Medicine from Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences at the University at Buffalo in 2018 graduating with the Alpha Omega Alpha honor, and completed an Integrated Vascular Surgery Residency at New York University Langone Health in 2023.
Prior to joining The Vascular Care Group, Dr. Li served as a Clinical Co-investigator at New York University, and before that, held two other Clinical Co-investigator roles and worked in Translational, Pharmaceutical, and Basic Science Research. Throughout his career, he has been closely involved with, and in many cases led or founded vascular surgery committees and societal groups. He has a broad experience in clinical research in vascular surgery with many podium presentations in national and regional meetings, as well as publications in aortic and venous disease.
Beyond his role as a provider, Dr. Li has been the editor of textbooks and a reviewer for vascular surgery journals, and has done many outreach missions and collaboration in Asia, working with physicians there to advance vascular surgery care and technologies in Asian countries.
As a provider, Dr. Li is experienced and comfortable with open, endovascular, hybrid, and medical management for vascular patients, and enjoys working in multi-disciplinary settings. He treats peripheral arterial, aortic, carotid, venous (superficial and deep), dialysis access, and other pathologies that encompass the vascular surgery field. He is passionate about delivering the most patient-centered care for all of his patients, and puts forth the most thorough and sound solution to any vascular disease. To the Vascular Care Group, he will bring his strengths in clinical, collaboration, and dedication to provide the best possible care to his patients.