Dr Rory Byrne MD

  • Honors graduate, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland.
  • Post-graduate training in Canada and
  • 30 years’ experience in the art of Sclerotherapy in the treatment of spider veins
  • Practicing in this specialty in Maryland since 1994.

Samuel Castano, CSA, MD (Philippines)

  • Sclerotherapist, Virginia and District of Columbia
  • Technical Advisor for CVR’s Sclerotherapy Program
  • Recipient of the CVR Sclerotherapy Training Award 2016
  • Certified Surgical Assistant, National Surgical Assistant Association, USA 2001
  • Medical training: Affiliate member American College of Surgeons 2010
  • Member National Surgical Assistant Association since 2001
  • Trained/ Assisted Thermal Ablation (NOVA Surgery)- Angiodynamics/ VNUS Procedure 2009
  • Trained in Cosmetic Sclerotherapy (NOVA Surgery)/ VeinGogh (Vein Center , New Jersey) Procedure 2009
  • Trained/ Assisted in Laparoscopic Fundoplication (preceptorship Dr. Kevin Gillian,GWU), Colonic Cancer Surgery, General/ Obstetric/Urologic Laparoscopic Procedures; Peripheral Vascular Bypass Grafting(Carotid Endarterectomy/Lower Extremity Bypass Grafting) 2001
  • Surgery Residency, A. Rodriguez Medical & Trauma Center, Department of Health, Philippines,1993 – 1998
  • Chief Resident, 4th Year Surgical Residency ; Regular Attendee Philippine College of Surgeons Annual Convention & Clinical Congress;
  • Doctor of Medicine, University of Santo Tomas School of Medicine, Philippines 1990

Kathy Barnaby, RN

  • Registered Nurse, licensed in four states.
  • 15-Years of extensive training and experience administrating treatment for visual sclerotherapy
  • Graduate of Illinois Valley Community College in Illinois
  • Former staff member of: Kishwaukee in Malta, Illinois and Central DuPage in Lisle, Illinois.