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Doctor Henderson, formerly Dr. Klemens, is currently serving as Chief of Vascular Surgery at Valleywise Health is Phoenix, Arizona. She received her Bachelor’s degree in Psychology at California Lutheran University, where she graduated Summa Cum Laude. She received her medical degree from Creighton University School of Medicine in Omaha, Nebraska. She completed General Surgery residency at Maricopa Integrated Health System and then pursued further training in Vascular Surgery at Carolinas Medical Center in Charlotte, North Carolina.
Dr. Henderson is board certified by the American Board of Surgery in both General Surgery and Vascular Surgery. Additionally, she belongs to the Society of Vascular Surgery, as well as the Vascular and Endovascular Surgical Society. Dr. Henderson is also Assistant Professor with Creighton University.
Dr. Henderson has been in practice for over three years as a vascular surgeon, and is experienced in treating adult patients with all types of vascular disease. Her passion includes endovascular aneurysm repairs; but she is also building up her vein clinic at Valleywise Health.
Department of Surgery, Division of Vascular Surgery, Maricopa Medical Center
Chief of Vascular Surgery
Assistant Professor, Affiliate Faculty, Department of Surgery, Creighton University School of Medicine
Klemens AE, Olsen-Deeter L, Hsu CH, Bouton ME, Djenic B, Winton LM, Komenaka IK. Factors which affect use of lumpectomy and mastectomy in an underinsured, safety net hospital population. Am J Surgery, 2015: 209 (6): 985-91.
Komenaka IK, Nodora JN, Machado L, Hsu CH, Klemens AE, Martinez ME, Bouton ME, Wilhelmson KL, Weiss BD. Health Literacy Assessment and Patient Satisfaction in Surgical Practice. Surgery, 2014: 155(3) 374-383.
Klemens AE, Castaneda GA, Roush TS. Spinal Erosion Due to Contained Rupture of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Treated By an Endovascular Approach: Report of two cases and review of the literature. Department of Vascular Surgery, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, NC. Submitted abstract to Vascular and Endovascular Surgery Society for 2015 meeting.
Harry W. Hale Outstanding Surgical Resident Award 2013, Department of Surgery, Maricopa Medical Center, Phoenix, Arizona.
Chairman’s Award 2013, Department of Surgery, Maricopa Medical Center, Phoenix, Arizona.
Chairman’s Award 2011, Department of Surgery, Maricopa Medical Center, Phoenix, Arizona.