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How to Find a Vein Doctor in Chicago? What are the Best Minimally Invasive Vein Treatments?

April 03,2020

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How to find a vein doctor in Chicago?

Are you looking for a vein doctor in Chicago, Illinois? If so, you may be suffering from vein diseases or symptoms of vein disease, like spider veins, varicose veins, restless legs syndrome, leg heaviness, etc.

In this article, we discuss how to find a state-of-the-art vein treatment center or vein doctor in Chicago, and we give you an overview of the best minimally invasive vein treatments.

You must focus on the following qualities when looking for vein doctors in Chicago:

  • Board Certification: You must look for vein doctors who are board-certified. To get board-certified, vein doctors have to complete fellowships, residencies, and other professional challenges from reputable medical institutions. As such, board-certified doctors are some of the most experienced and qualified doctors available.
  • ABVLM Recognition: The American Board of Venous Medicine formally recognizes vein doctors who have made significant contributions to vein care. As such, look for vein doctors with ABVLM recognition.
  • Educational Background: Look for vein specialists with a strong educational background, i.e., those who have trained at reputable medical schools.
  • Track Record: Go through the vein doctor’s online reviews to gauge their track record. Find vein doctors who have a perfect track record amongst their patients. Furthermore, they should have ideally performed hundreds of minimally invasive vein treatments.
  • Vascular Imaging Training: The best vein doctors have specialized training in vascular imaging, which is one of the most important skills in the diagnosis and treatment of vein diseases.
  • Skills with Minimally Invasive Treatments: You must look for vein doctors who specialize in minimally invasive vein treatments. You must avoid vascular surgeons, i.e., those who provide surgical treatments like vein ligation and vein stripping.
  • Friendly Attitude: Finally, look for vein doctors who care about your emotional comfort just as much as your physical comfort. As such, in addition to being skilled, they should also be friendly, patient, and compassionate.

If you focus on all of the qualities mentioned above, you’ll narrow down some of the best vein doctors in Chicago, IL.

 

How to find a state-of-the-art vein treatment center in Chicago?

Finding the best vein doctors isn’t enough. Modern minimally invasive vein treatments rely on factors outside the vein doctors as well, such as the quality of equipment available. You must find vein doctors who work within some of the best state-of-the-art vein treatment centers in Chicago.

The following is an overview of qualities to consider when looking for the best state-of-the-art vein treatment center in Chicago, IL:

  • State-of-the-Art Technologies: Modern minimally invasive vein treatments rely on advanced technologies, such as VNUS, ClariVein, and ClosureFAST. These technologies assist in minimally invasive vein treatments, ensuring their success while minimizing the risk of side effects. As such, you must find an advanced vein clinic that has access to these technologies.
  • Diagnosis before Vein Treatment: The best vein clinics understand that spider veins are often caused by underlying vein disease. As such, they insist on performing a Doppler Ultrasound test to identify potential vein disease before curating a treatment plan.
  • Minimally Invasive Vein Treatments: The best vein treatment center in Chicago will only provide minimally invasive vein treatments, like radiofrequency ablation, endovenous laser ablation, VenaSeal, and sclerotherapy.
  • Friendly Staff: You must look for vein centers that have friendly staff.
  • Insurance Coverage: Vein treatments can be very expensive. However, vein disease is a medically serious condition, which is why most insurance plans offer insurance coverage for radiofrequency ablation and laser ablation. You must find a vein treatment center that helps you get optimal insurance coverage.
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What are the best minimally invasive vein treatments?

We have discussed the importance of seeking minimally invasive vein treatments, but we haven’t yet discussed what that entails.

Minimally invasive vein treatments are non-surgical, cause minimal pain or discomfort, carry a negligible risk of complications, and they conclude within an hour with no recovery period.

The following is a brief overview of the best minimally invasive vein treatments:

  • Radiofrequency Ablation: Minimally invasive vein treatment in which heat energy is channeled through a catheter to destroy the diseased saphenous vein.
  • Endovenous Laser Ablation: Minimally invasive vein treatment in which laser energy is channeled through a laser fiber collapse the diseased saphenous vein.
  • VenaSeal: Minimally invasive vein treatment in which a medical adhesive is injected into the diseased saphenous vein to fuse its walls and shut it down.
  • Sclerotherapy: Minimally invasive spider vein treatment in which a sclerosant solution is injected into spider veins to turn it into a scar tissue that gradually fades away.

What is the best vein treatment center in Chicago, IL?

Vein Treatment Clinic is one of the best vein treatment centers in Chicago, IL, for various reasons.

Most importantly, our vein clinic is presided over by Dr. Caroline Novak, who is one of the country’s most respected vein doctors. She’s a double board-certified doctor who has performed hundreds of minimally invasive vein treatments without any complications. She is also incredibly friendly, funny, and compassionate — a quality that endears her to her patients, which is why they often fly over from all over the country just to consult her.

Our vein treatment center is also highly accessible since it’s located on the Gold Coast in downtown Chicago. Our vein clinic is just across the street from the red line stop at Clark & Division, and a few minutes from the iconic Lincoln Park. We also have plenty of parking space! As such, our vein treatment center is accessible for all types of commuters.

For more information, please schedule an appointment with the best vein doctor in Chicago, IL, today.

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Dr. Namrata Khimani

Harvard Trained   |   Spider & Varicose Veins Specialist

Dr. Namrata Khimani is a Harvard Trained Vein Disease specialist; she is known for improving patient wellness with an expert and personalized approach. Her focus is on spider and varicose vein removal, as well as alleviating the many symptoms of chronic venous insufficiency such as leg cramping, swelling and skin discoloration.

Meet our Vein Specialists

Dr. Namrata Khimani

Venous specialist | Harvard Medical School

Dr. Khimani is a nationally recognized leader in the field of venous medicine. She is an expert in Spider Vein and Varicose Vein Treatment based in New York City. While Dr. Khimani treats a variety of patients experiencing varicose vein problems, she also sub-specializes in the treatment of vein disease in women, including those with pregnancy and post-pregnancy related spider and varicose veins.

If you have varicose veins and spider veins, suffer from leg cramps, leg swelling, or restless leg syndrome, come see Dr. Khimani at our Vein Treatment Center NYC. Most procedures are covered by major medical insurances, including Medicare. Call us and get verified today.

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Dr. Michael Nguyen

VENOUS SPECIALIST | Harvard Medical School

Dr. Michael Nguyen is a world renowned and Harvard trained vein specialist in Manhattan. He leads the team of vein doctors offering the highest level of care at the Spider and Varicose Vein Treatment Center in New York & New Jersey.

As a pioneer in the treatment of varicose veins problems, Dr. Nguyen is considered a top vein expert for developing minimally invasive and customized treatment plans for the many symptoms of venous insufficiency, including leg cramps, skin discoloration on legs, spider vein removal, and restless leg syndrome.

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Dr. Caroline Novak

Venous Specialist | NORTHWESTERN UNIVERSITY

Dr. Caroline Novak is a double Board Certified vein specialist in Paramus and Clifton, NJ. Dr. Novak is well known for continuously performing the best treatment for spider veins and varicose vein removal in the New Jersey area. She is committed to developing long lasting relationships with her patients, allowing her to personalize a varicose and spider veins treatment plan that successfully meets her patients' goals.

At her Clifton and Paramus vein clinic, Dr. Novak utilizes the latest and most advanced technology to restore patients back to health without unnecessary surgery, and with minimal to no downtime.

There are a variety of minimally-invasive varicose vein treatment options available. Your vein doctor can perform the procedure on-site and have you back on your feet in under an hour.
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Dr. Sareh Rajaee

Venous Specialist | BROWN UNIVERSITY

Dr. Sareh Rajaee is a Board Certified Vascular Surgeon and Vein Disease specialist. She is highly sought after for his expertise and excellent outcomes in spider veins and varicose vein removal. She is proud to serve the New York community at our vein clinic in Manhattan, and the New Jersey community in Clifton & Paramus.

Our vein clinics offer FREE insurance verification– most vein treatments are covered by all major medical insurances, including Medicare.

There are a variety of minimally-invasive varicose vein treatment options available. Your vein doctor can perform the procedure on-site and have you back on your feet in under an hour.
Meet our diplomat-certified team

Dr. Todd Kobrinski

Vein Specialist | GEORGE WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY

Dr. Todd’s goal as a vein treatment doctor is to help patients achieve the best quality of life. After learning about you, how vein disease is affecting you and why, he is able to craft a customized treatment plan for your spider and varicose veins.

Our vein clinics offer FREE insurance verification– most vein treatments are covered by all major medical insurances, including Medicare.

There are a variety of minimally-invasive varicose vein treatment options available. Your vein doctor can perform the procedure on-site and have you back on your feet in under an hour.
Meet our diplomat-certified team

Dr. Juan Montoya

VASCULAR SPECIALIST | Yale Medical School

Dr. Montoya is a Vein Specialist and Vascular doctor in New York. He is highly sought after for his expertise and excellent outcomes in cardiac surgery, and is now proud to serve the Vein Clinics in Manhattan, NY.

Dr. Montoya performs the latest minimally-invasive vein treatments to treat Chronic Venous Insufficiency; a condition that leads to spider veins and varicose veins, along with symptoms such as leg cramping, pain, and fatigue.

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Dr. Carly Guthrie

VENOUS SPECIALIST | Harvard Medical School

Dr. Carly Guthrie is the co-director of the Spider and Varicose Vein Treatment Clinic in San Diego. Dr. Guthrie is a double Board-Certified vein specialist, and is regarded as one of the top interventional ultrasonographers in the country. In her years of training and on staff at Harvard, she worked with the top venous specialists in the world, attending some of the most complex cases. Her areas of expertise include radiofrequency ablation using ultrasound guidance, sclerotherapy, phlebectomy, and the newly approved VenaSeal technique for treatment of venous insufficiency and varicose veins.

Dr. Guthrie is focused on bringing the newest and most-advanced treatments to Southern California in order to decrease recovery times and improve patient satisfaction.

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Dr. Billy Schoenfeld

VENOUS SPECIALIST | Harvard Medical School

Dr. Schoenfeld has advanced training in ultrasound and venous access, having treated thousands of patients in his career. He is a specialist in the treatment of venous insufficiency and varicose veins, including ultrasound guided radiofrequency ablation, sclerotherapy, and phlebectomy.

Dr. Schoenfeld is focused on introducing new therapies to San Diego, such as the recently FDA-approved VenaSeal procedure for treatment of varicose veins. During his training at Harvard he worked with the best doctors in venous medicine and is now devoted to bringing those state-of-the-art technologies and treatments to Southern California.

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Dr. Calvin Jung

New York University

Dr Calvin Jung is the director and clinical trainer for the Vein Clinics of Houston, Texas. Dr. Jung focuses in minimally invasive treatments for spider vein and varicose vein removal. Most vein treatments are covered by major medical insurances, including Medicare.

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Dr. Jasmine Koo

VENOUS SPECIALIST | UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON

Dr. Jasmine specializes in minimally invasive treatments for spider and varicose vein removal in San Diego, California. Her areas of expertise include Sclerotherapy treatment, radiofrquency ablation, and VenaSeal treatment for chronic venous insufficiency.

Our Vein Clinic San Diego offers FREE insurance verification– most vein treatments are covered by all major medical insurances, including Medicare.

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Namrata
Khimani MD

Triple Certified
Harvard Medical School
Triple Certified
Harvard Medical School
Dr. Namrata Khimani is a nationally recognized leader in the field of venous medicine. She is an expert in Spider Vein and Varicose Vein Treatment based in New York City. If you have varicose veins or lower extremity pain, come see Dr. Khimani at our Vein Treatment Center New York.
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Michael
Nguyen MD

Triple Certified
Harvard Medical School

Dr. Michael Nguyen is a world renowned and Harvard trained vein specialist, leading the Spider and Varicose Vein Treatment Center in New York. Dr. Nguyen has been a pioneer in the treatment of varicose veins problems, as well as the many signs of venous insufficiency, including: leg cramps, painful varicose veins, leg swelling, restless leg, and skin discoloration on legs.
Read more >>

Caroline
Novak MD

GEORGE WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY

Dr. Todd’s goal as a vein treatment doctor is to help patients achieve the best quality of life. After learning about you, how vein disease is affecting you and why, he is able to craft a customized treatment plan for your spider and varicose veins.
Our vein clinics offer FREE insurance verification– most vein treatments are covered by all major medical insurances, including Medicare.
Read more >>

Sareh
Rajaee MD

BROWN UNIVERSITY

Dr. Sareh Rajaee is a Board Certified Vascular Surgeon and Vein Disease specialist. She is highly sought after for his expertise and excellent outcomes in spider veins and varicose vein removal. She is proud to serve the New York community at our vein clinic in Manhattan, and the New Jersey community in Clifton & Paramus.
Our vein clinics offer FREE insurance verification– most vein treatments are covered by all major medical insurances, including Medicare.
Read more >>

Todd
Kobrinski MD

BROWN UNIVERSITY

Dr. Todd’s goal as a vein treatment doctor is to help patients achieve the best quality of life. After learning about you, how vein disease is affecting you and why, he is able to craft a customized treatment plan for your spider and varicose veins.
Our vein clinics offer FREE insurance verification– most vein treatments are covered by all major medical insurances, including Medicare.
Read more >>

Juan
Montoya MD

NYC VEIN SPECIALIST
YALE MEDICAL SCHOOL

Dr. Montoya is a Vein Specialist and Vascular doctor in Manhattan. He is considered one of the best spider vein doctors in Manhattan, having successfully restored thousands of patients back to health, by implementing cutting edge treatments such as radiofrequency ablation, VenaSeal, and sclerotherapy for spider veins.
Read more >>

Carly
Guthrie MD

Double Certified
Harvard Medical School

Dr. Guthrie is the co-director of the Spider and Varicose Vein Treatment Clinic in San Diego. She is recognized as one of the best varicose vein doctors in SD, and has developed a career specializing in minimally invasive varicose vein treatment options.

Read more >>

Billy
Schoenfeld MD

Double Certified
Harvard Medical School

Dr. Schoenfeld is a specialist in the treatment of venous insufficiency and varicose veins, including ultrasound-guided radiofrequency ablation, sclerotherapy, and phlebectomy for spider vein removal. He also has advanced training in ultrasound and venous access, having treated thousands of patients at the Vein Treatment Center in San Diego, CA.

Read more >>

Calvin
Jung MD

NYU MEDICAL SCHOOL

Dr Calvin Jung is the director and clinical trainer for the Vein Clinics of Houston, Texas. Dr. Jung focuses in minimally invasive treatments for spider vein and varicose vein removal. Most vein treatments are covered by major medical insurances, including Medicare.

Read more >>

Jasmine
Koo MD

UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON

Dr. Jasmine specializes in minimally invasive treatments for spider and varicose vein removal in San Diego, California. Her areas of expertise include Sclerotherapy treatment, radiofrquency ablation, and VenaSeal treatment for chronic venous insufficiency.

Our Vein Clinic San Diego offers FREE insurance verification– most vein treatments are covered by all major medical insurances, including Medicare.

Read more >>
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