Dr. Salman Mufti
Dr. Salman S. Mufti is a graduate from Rutgers University with the highest honors and a former Edward J. Bloustein Distinguished Scholar. He completed his education in Vascular and Interventional Radiology from Brown University in Rhode Island. For the last sixteen years, Dr. Mufti has practiced in Northern Virginia with Inova Health Systems and Fairfax Radiology and serving as the Chief of Vascular and IR from 2017-2020. He has had numerous accolades including being voted “top doctor” for the Washingtonian Magazine over 13 times and “top doctor” for Northern Virginia Magazine. He actively teaches residents and medical students from UVA and VCU. He specializes in complex Vascular and Endovascular procedures, Uterine Fibroid Treatments, vein procedures, and pain management procedures such as Kyphoplasty and nerve blocks. Dr. Mufti enjoys music, movies and is an avid sports fan.
Lora Perkinson, RN, Center Director
Lora has been with Southpark Vascular Center since it opened in 2020. She has been practicing as a Registered Nurse for 15 years. 12 of those years have been in outpatient care. Lora became board certified in Ambulatory Surgical Care in 2018. She received the “Speak up for Safety” award from the Virginia Hospital and Healthcare Association for the 1st quarter of 2019. When not at work, Lora enjoys spending time with her husband, Randy and 2 children, Brandon and Millie. Her favorite activities include going to the pool or to the beach, going camping, and watching her husband and son drag race.
Jordan Adams, RN
Jordan has been working as a Registered Nurse since she completed Southside Regional Medical Center, School of Nursing in 2017. She has been during procedural care since 2020 and joined the team in June 2021. Jordan became board certified in Critical Care in 2017. She enjoys running every morning and going to the beach. She loves spending time with her animals, especially her labradoodle, Lily.
Michelle Clapp, RT
Michelle has been with Southpark Vascular Center since January 2020. She has been a Radiology Technologist for more than 25 years. She graduated from Southside Regional Medical Center, School of Radiation in 1996. She has been scrubbing procedures with physicians for 20 years. Michelle enjoys going out with friends, going shopping, and listening to music. Her favorite things in life are her Dodson, Sophie, and her Yorkie, Sadie.
Katie Zinn, CCMA, Authorization Coordinator
Katie has been a member of the Southpark team since July 2020. She has been working as a Certified Clinical Medical Assistant since 2018. Before vascular, Katie worked in orthopedic, specifically spine. She is very competitive and loves sports and kayaking. Her favorite drink is Mountain Dew. Katie loves doing anything with her 3-year-old son, Braxton.
Laura Worrell, Front Desk Coordinator
Laura recently joined the Southpark Vascular Team as our front desk coordinator. She is a graduate of Colonial Heights High School where she earned her Certified Nursing Assistance License. Laura enjoys going to the beach and to the lake. She loves spending time with her husband who is a firefighter and her 3 dogs: Trig, Lola, and Banks. She plans to attend Registered Nursing School in the near future. Laura is expecting a baby girl in December 2021!