B. Timothy Baxter, MD, FACS

Tim BaxterProfessor, Department of Surgery
Division of Vascular Surgery
University of Nebraska Medical Center
Surgery Research
982500 Nebraska Medical Center
Omaha, NE 68198-2500, USA
Phone: 402-559-7300
Fax: 402-559-8985

Curriculum Vitae

University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, CO

University of Colorado Health Sciences Center Denver, CO

Northwestern University, Chicago, IL

Board Certification:
American Board of Surgery
American Board of Surgery Vascular Surgery

Academic Appointment:
Professor of Surgery

Vascular Surgery

Research Interests:
Research Interests Web Link


  • Dale MA, Carson JS, Suh MK, Karpisek AD, Meisinger TM, Casale GP, Baxter BT. Elastin-Derived Peptides Promote Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Formation by Modulating M1/M2 Macrophage Polarization.  J Immunol. 2016 Jun 1;196(11):4536-43.  Abstract
  • Gupta PK, Ramanan B, Grossman L, Gupta H, Fang X, MacTaggart JN, Lynch TG, Baxter BT, Pipinos II.  Outcomes of Aortic Surgery for Abdominal Aortic Graft Infections.  Vasc Endovascular Surg, 2016 April 21. pii: 1538574416637443. Abstract
  • Baxter BT, Matsumurs J, Curci J, McBride R, Blackwelder WC, Liu X, Larson L, Terrin ML; N-TA(3)CT investigators.  Non-Invasive Treatment of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Clinical Trial (N-TA3CT): Design of Phase IIb, placebo-controlled, double-blind, randomized clinical trial of doxycycline for the reduction of growth of small abdominal aortic aneurysm.  Contemp Clin Trials.  2016 March 25;48:91-98.  Abstract
  • Keller WW, Miserlis D, Suh M, Dale M, Sayyed S, Baxter BT.  Recurrent Admissions for Respiratory Distress Caused by Large Renal AVF.  Vasc Endovascular Surg.  2016 Jan;50(1);57-9.  Abstract
  • Dale MA, Suh MK, Zhao S, Meisinger T, Gu L, Swier VJ, Agrawal DK, Greiner TC, Carson JS, Baxter BT, Xiong W.  Background differences in baseline and stimulated MMP levels influence abdominal aortic aneurysm susceptibility.  Atherosclerosis. 2015 Dec;243(2):621-9.  Epub 2015 Oct 8.  Abstract
  • Dale MA, Ruhlman MK, Baxter BT.  Inflammatory cell phenotypes in AAAs: their role and potential as targets for therapy.  Artioscler Thromb Vasc Biol.  2015 Aug;35(8):1746-55.  Abstract
  • Carson JS, Xiong W, Dale M, Yu F, Duryee MJ, Anderson DR, Theile GM, Baxter BT.  Antibodies against malondialdehyde-acetaldehyde adducts can help identify patients with abdominal aortic aneursym.  J Vasc Surg.  2016 Feb;63(2):477-85.  Abstract
  • Kamenskiy AV, Pipinos II, Carson JS, MacTaggart JN, Baxter BT.  Age and disease-related geometric and structural remodeling of the carotid artery.  J Vsc Surg.  2015 Dec;62(6):1521-8.  Abstract
  • MacTaggart JN, Phillips NY, Lomneth CS, Pipinos II, Bowen R, Baxter BT, Johanning J, Longo GM, Desyatova AS, Moulton MJ, Dzenis YA, Kamenskiy AV.  Three-dimensional bending, torsion and axial compression of the femoropopliteal artery during limb flexion.  J Biomech.  2014 Jul 18;47(10):2249-56. Abstract
  • Darling RC, Shalhub S, Baxter BT, Mahta M.  Discullsion.  J Vasc Surg.  2014 Jul;60(1);169.  Abstract
  • Ramanan B, Gupta PK, Sundaram A, Lynch TG, MacTaggart JN, Baxter BT, Johanning JM, Pipinos II.  In-hospital and postdischarge venous thromboembolism after vascular surgery.  J Vasc Surg. 2013 Jun;57(6):1589-96. Abstract
  • Torsney E, Pirianov G, Charolidi N, Shoreim A, Gaze D, Petrova S, Laing K, Meisinger T, Xiong W, Baxter BT, Cockerill GW.  Elevation of plasma high-density lipoproteins inhibits development of experimental abdominal aortic aneurysms.  Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol. 2012 Nov;32(11):2678-86.  Abstract
  • Xiong W, Meisinger T, Knispel R, Worth JM, Baxter BT.  MMP-2 regulates Erk1/2 phosphorylation and aortic dilatation in Marfan syndrome.   Circ Res. 2012 Jun 8;110(12):e92-e101.   Abstract
  • Shimizu-Hirota R, Xiong W, Baxter BT, Kunkel SL, Maillard I, Chen XW, Sabeh F, Liu R, Li XY, Weiss SJ.  MT1-MMP regulates the PI3Kδ·Mi-2/NuRD-dependent control of macrophage immune function.  Genes Dev. 2012 Feb 15;26(4):395-413.  Abstract
  • Xiong W, MacTaggart J, Knispel R, Worth J, Persidsky Y, Baxter BT.  Blocking TNF-alpha attenuates aneurysm formation in a murine model.  J Immunol. 2009 Aug 15;183(4):2741-6. Abstract
         For a full collection of articles: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/?term=%22baxter+bt%22