Russell Van Husen, MD
Dr. Van Husen joined Midland Surgical Associates in 2007, where he specializes in open-vascular, endovascular, and bariatric surgery. Additionally, he has held various positions with Texas Tech as an Associate Professor, a Clerkship Director, and the Head of Development of Surgical Residency for the Permian Basin. He received several awards during his Residency and Fellowship, and he has published numerous research articles in professional medical publications.
Dr. Van Husen is leading the development of a Center of Excellence in Bariatric Surgery at Midland Memorial Hospital, and he is board certified by the American Board of Surgery. He is also a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons, as well as a member of the Texas Surgical Society and the Permian Basin Medical Society.
He did his pre-med studies at the University of Texas and completed a Bachelor’s of Science in Business at Texas Tech University. He attended the Texas Tech University School of Medicine, graduating in 2001, followed by a five-year general surgical residency at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences in Little Rock. He then spent some more time outside of Midland when he completed his fellowship in vascular surgery at Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center in Winston-Salem, North Carolina.
A native of Midland and a graduate of Midland High School, Dr. Van Husen is happy to be settled in his hometown with his wife and three children.