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Do you have painful,
unsightly veins?

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Our New York Locations

As an actively expanding organization, CVR has assembled the most qualified and experienced team of physicians, researchers, and staff to serve patients across our 70+ vein center locations.

Types of Vein Conditions

There are two primary types of vein conditions—both of which are indicative of some level of underlying venous insufficiency. Spider veins are tangled groups of tiny blood vessels just under the skin’s surface that resemble spider webs, hence their name. Typically, they are red, blue or purple and are clearly visible on the thighs, lower legs and face. Varicose veins tend to be larger in diameter and are visibly bumpy or rope-like. Both types of vein conditions can produce physical symptoms—from leg pain and fatigue to itching, burning and nighttime restlessness. Only a comprehensive ultrasound scan can reveal what truly lies beneath your skin.

What are spiders veins?

Spider veins are tangled groups of tiny blood vessels just under the skin’s surface that resemble spider webs or tree branches. Typically, they are red, blue or purple and are clearly visible on the thighs, lower legs and face.

Common symptoms include:

  • uncomfortable feeling in the legs
  • swelling
  • rash
  • throbbing, cramping or aching
  • restless legs
  • itching around the veins
  • skin ulcers
Spider veins

What are varicose veins?

Often painful and unsightly, varicose veins are visibly bumpy or rope-like and may occur in almost any part of the leg—most often in the back of the calf or on the inside of the leg between the groin and the ankle. Varicose veins can be sometimes be debilitating, limit a person’s mobility, and affect their quality of life.

Common symptoms include:

  • leg pain
  • aching, or cramping
  • fatigued or heavy-feeling legs
  • itching/burning
  • swollen ankles
  • restless legs
  • ulcers (in severe cases)
Varicose veins
Doctor inspecting legs

Don't Worry,
You're Not Alone

40 Million
have venous insufficiency, yet only 1.9 million seek vein treatment each year.
of Women
Will suffer from varicose veins by age 50.
of Men
Have some form of venous insufficiency by age 60.

Complimentary Physician Visits

This is the perfect opportunity to meet our physicians, as well as their teams of vein care specialists, to answer your questions about spider vein treatment, varicose vein treatment and other vein treatment options.

Meet our Physicians

All of us at Center for Vein Restoration would like to thank you for choosing our team to meet your healthcare needs. It is our privilege to see you and we wish to reassure you that our expert team of physicians and support staff will do all they can to make sure you have the best experience possible! To learn more about our physicians, please click here.

Board Certifications:
American Board of Radiology
Medical Schools:
New York University (New York, NY), Internship at Beth Israel Medical Center (New York, NY), Residency at Mount Sinai Medical Center (New York, NY)
Professional Associations:
Former Director of Interventional Radiology, Albany Memorial Hospital, Former Director of Interventional Radiology, North Shore Medical Center
“My decision to focus on venous insufficiency was based upon my desire to be able to interact and care for patients on a longitudinal basis”
Board Certifications:
Cardiothoracic Surgery, American Vein and Lymphatic Society
Medical Schools:
New York Medical College (New York, NY), Internship and Residency at St. Luke’s/Roosevelt Hospital (New York, NY), Fellowship at University of British Columbia (Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada)
Professional Associations:
American Lung Association, Founder, Mend a Broken Heart Foundation, Member, American Vein and Lymphatic Society, Diplomate, American Board of Phlebology, Associate Professor of Surgery, New York Medical College
“I look forward to bringing relief to local patients suffering from the painful symptoms of venous insufficiency.”
Board Certifications:
American Board of Surgery
Medical Schools:
Universidad Iberoamericana, Internship at Stony Brook University Medical Center (SUNY) (Stony Brook, NY), Fellowship at St. Francis Hospital (Hartford, CT)
Professional Associations:
American College Of Surgeons, Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons, Nassau County New York Medical Society, Hartford Connecticut Medical Society
“I chose to become a venous surgeon to treat this often overlooked and underestimated disorder. I am extremely grateful for the privilege”

Our Patients Come First

– John L.

Grand Concourse

“The staff was very warm and friendly. The doctors were very informative and knowledgeable. The process was very quick and easy and painless. I would recommend this facility to anyone!”

– John L.

Grand Concourse

I feel so much better. Now I can do a lot more. I can walk, exercise... If I could do it all over again, I would have done it a lot sooner.