Vascular Surgical Associates


James Evans, MD

Sycamore Shoals Hospital, Franklin Woods Community Hospital, Johnson City Medical Center
Vascular Surgery, General Surgery
Vascular Surgical Associates

Born and raised in Iowa, Dr. Evans attended St. Louis University School of Medicine and completed his residency in general surgery at East Tennessee State University's Quillen College of Medicine in Johnson City. He finished his vascular surgery fellowship at the Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit. In 1990, he returned to Johnson City to begin his medical career as a member of the ETSU faculty. Dr. Evans worked six years with the university and the VA Medical Center before entering private practice. Currently, Dr. Evans practices all spectrums of vascular surgery including the newer endovascular stents and grafts, venous surgery, dialysis access and all traditional vascular reconstructions.  


Steven Hopkins, MD

Johnson City Medical Center, Sycamore Shoals Hospital, 
Vascular Surgery
Vascular Surgical Associates

Dr. Hopkins was born and raised in Parkersburg, W.Va. He  worked his way through undergraduate school and medical school at West Virginia University in Morgantown. He completed his general surgery residency at Akron General Medical Center in Akron, Ohio, and then moved to Detroit for his vascular fellowship at Wayne State. Dr. Hopkins is a boardcertified surgical specialist in general, endovascular, aortoiliac and peripheral vascular surgery.