Western Vascular Welcomes Dr. Dawn Olsen

Western Vascular Institute is proud to welcome Dr. Dawn Olsen D.O to WVI’s esteemed group of Vascular surgeons.

Dr. Olsen is a skilled Vascular Surgeon who has devoted herself to caring for those with vascular disease. Initially, Dr. Olsen became a vascular Physician Assistant (PA) at the Arizona Heart Institute under the tutelage of world-recognized surgeon, Dr. Edward B. Diethrich. After years of unparalleled service as a vascular PA Dr. Olsen further realized her dedicated passion for vascular medicine, and in 2008 returned to school to gain her medical degree of osteopathic medicine at the University at Buffalo.

Dr. Olsen is residency-trained in peripheral and endovascular surgery, and also certificated in both wound care and non-invasive vascular ultrasound. Dr. Olsen has co-authored nearly 30 peer reviewed publications including book chapters, and has presented at meetings across the United States and abroad. Having more than 14 years of diverse experience, she has returned to the Arizona and is excited to help improve the lives of those suffering from venous and vascular diseases and conditions.

Dr. Olsen is seeing patients at all three Western Vascular Institute locations


  • Phoenix
  • Mesa
  • Payson

Call to schedule an appointment with Dr. Olsen at (480) 668-5000