Elliot Health System is a non-profit organization serving your healthcare needs since 1890.

Comprehensive Vein & Vascular Care Center

Elliot at River's Edge
185 Queen City Avenue
Manchester, NH 03101

Phone: 603-627-1102
Fax: 603-647-5524



Meet our Team of Specialists

Lawrence M. Hoepp, MD, FACS

Lawrence M. Hoepp, MD, FACS has over 30 years experience as a General, Vascular and Thoracic Surgeon and is ABMS Board Certified in General Surgery and Vascular Surgery. He is a Fellow in the American College of Surgeons and a member of the New England Surgical Society, New England Society for Vascular Surgery, Society for Vascular Surgery and Eastern Vascular Society.

After receiving his Medical Degree from Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, he completed his residency in Surgery at Strong Memorial Hospital in Rochester, NY.

Dr. Hoepp formed and practiced at General Surgical Specialists of New England from 1978 to 2008 at which time he joined Elliot General Surgical Specialists. He continues to serve as the Chairman of the Department of Surgery at Elliot Hospital, a position which he has held since 1994.

He has received many honors over the years including: the “Key to the City of Manchester” from Mayor Frank Guinta, the Elliot Hospital’s William S. Green Award for Excellence 2007 and a commendation from New Hampshire Governor John Lynch for his pioneering works in Vascular Surgery. For the past several years, Dr. Hoepp has been voted by his physician peers as “top doc” in the General Surgery and Vascular Surgery category in the New Hampshire Magazine Survey.

Dr. Hoepp specializes in all aspects of General Surgery including minimally invasive techniques and Endocrine Surgery. His vascular experience includes: Open and Endovascular, Arterial and Venous Surgery. He also has one of the largest experiences in NH in Aortic Aneurysm Stent Grafts. His thoracic experience dates back to 1978 and includes Non-Cardiac Thoracic Surgery and minimally invasive Video Assisted Thoracic Surgery (VATS).


Peter J. Hunt, MD RPVI

Peter J. Hunt, MD RPVI is American Board Certified in Vascular Surgery. He is a member of the American College of Surgeons, Society for Vascular Surgery, Midwest Vascular Surgery Society, New England Society for Vascular Surgery, Society for Clinical Vascular Surgery, and the Massachusetts Medical Society. After graduating magna cum laude from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, he earned his Medical Degree at Tufts University School of Medicine. He completed his internship in general surgery at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago and surgical residency at Stamford Hospital in Stamford, CT. He then returned to Rush University Medical Center for a fellowship in Vascular Surgery.

Dr. Hunt joined Elliot General Surgical Specialists in 2012 and offers a variety of treatment options for patients with arterial, venous, and lymphatic diseases. He specializes in open and endovascular treatment of peripheral arterial disease (PAD), aneurysms (such as AAA), varicose vein treatment, dialysis access and vascular access, limb salvage, wound care, and cerebrovascular disease.

When not working he spends his time with his family as well as furniture making and refinishing.


Chelsey N. Lewis, MD RPVI

Chelsey N. Lewis, MD RPVI is American Board Certified in Vascular Surgery. She is a member of both the Society for Vascular Surgery and the Vascular and Endovascular Surgical Society. After graduating from the University of Central Florida, she earned her Medical Degree at the University of South Florida College of Medicine. She also completed her Vascular Surgery Residency at the University of South Florida.

Dr. Lewis joined Elliot General Surgical Specialists in April 2017 and offers a variety of treatment options for patients with arterial, venous, and lymphatic diseases. She specializes in open and endovascular treatment of peripheral arterial disease (PAD), aortic and peripheral aneurysms (AAA), varicose vein treatment, dialysis access and vascular access, limb salvage procedures, vascular wound care, and cerebrovascular disease.


Krysten Kalutkiewicz, PA-C

Krysten Kalutkiewicz, PA-C is certified by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA). She completed a dual degree program at Springfield College in Springfield, MA earning her Bachelor of Science and a Minor in Nutrition in May 2014 and a Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies in May of 2015. Krysten joined the Elliot General Surgical Specialists team in August 2016 and now primarily covers our vascular surgery patients.