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  • Vascular Surgery

Board Certifications:

  • Vascular Surgery


  • English
  • Arabic
  • French

Areas of Interest:

  • Minimally Invasive Management of Critical Limb Ischemia, Carotid Artery Disease, Venous Disease


  • McAuley Plaza at Mercy
  • Mercy Personal Physicians at Glen Burnie
  • Mercy Personal Physicians at Reisterstown
  • Mercy Personal Physicians at Columbia - Charter Drive

Alain Tanbe, M.D.

Alain Tanbe, M.D., is a fellowship-trained, Board Certified vascular surgeon at The Vascular Center at Mercy Medical Center in Baltimore, Maryland. Recognized by his peers as a "Top Doctor" in Baltimore magazine, Dr. Tanbe treats disorders of the arteries and veins and offers comprehensive care for a broad range of vascular diseases, including peripheral artery disease, carotid artery disease, vascular blockages, diabetic vascular conditions and varicose veins. His interests include minimally invasive management of critical limb ischemia (CLI), carotid artery disease, aortic aneurysms and venous disease.

Special Training in Vascular Ultrasound Interpretation

Dr. Alain Tanbe is committed to providing exceptional care to his patients. He is a Registered Physician in Vascular Interpretation (RPVI), which places him among a group of distinguished experts in vascular ultrasound interpretation. As an RPVI, Dr. Tanbe evaluates the circulatory system and identifies blockages in the arteries and veins, and also detects blood clots.  

Presenter and Published Author on Vascular Disease

Dr. Alain Tanbe has given many presentations on a variety of vascular topics. He is a published author with articles that have appeared in several professional journals including the Journal of Vascular Surgery

Health Advocate and Volunteer

Dr. Alain Tanbe is an advocate for helping people in underserved populations learn about good health practices, hygiene and disease prevention. He has participated in a medical productive camp at Aleppo University School of Medicine, Aleppo, Syria. Dr. Tanbe also has volunteered in the Emergency Department and Surgery Department at St. Louise Hospital in Aleppo.

Education & Fellowships
  • Fellowship - Vascular Surgery – North Shore University Hospital and Long Island Jewish Medical Center/ Northwell Health System
  • Fellowship – Critical Care – West Roxbury VA Medical Center and Boston Medical Center
  • Fellowship – Post Doctoral Research – Brigham and Women’s Hospital – Boston, Massachusetts
  • Residency – Maine Medical Center – Portland, Maine and Tufts Medical Center – Boston, Massachusetts
  • Medical Degree – University of Aleppo, Aleppo, Syria
Associations & Memberships
  • American Medical Association
  • American College of Surgeons
  • Eastern Vascular Surgery Society
  • Society of Vascular Surgery
  • Society of Clinical Vascular Surgery

The Vascular Center at Mercy

Mercy’s Vascular Center offers comprehensive diagnosis and treatment of circulatory system disorders including stroke and mini stroke, leg pain and swelling, blood clots in veins, aneurysms, varicose veins and circulatory disease.

Diagnosing and Treating Swollen Legs - Dr. Alain Tanbe - Mercy

Mercy vascular surgeon Dr. Alain Tanbe discusses diagnosis and treatment for swollen legs. Learn more at

Venaseal for Varicose Veins - Dr. Alain Tanbe - Mercy

Mercy vascular surgeon Dr. Alain Tanbe discusses a new treatment option for varicose veins. Learn more at

Understanding Deep Vein Thrombosis in Women - Dr. Alain Tanbe - Mercy

Vascular surgeon Dr. Alain Tance discusses risk factors, treatment and prevention of Deep Vein Thrombsis. Learn more at


Insurances Accepted

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