Illinois Vein Doctors
680 N. Lake Shore Drive, Suite 104
Chicago, Illinois 60611
2601 Compass Road, Suite 110
Chicago, Illinois 60026
2001 Butterfield Road, Suite 100
Downers Grove, Illinois 60515
7177 N. Milwaukee Avenue
Niles, Illinois 60714
10755 W. 143rd Street
Orland Park, Illinois 60462
2037 S. Indiana Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60616
236 E. Irving Park Road
Wood Dale, Illinois 60191
Center for Vein Restoration in Illinois
Center for Vein Restoration takes pride in providing the highest quality vein care to Illinois residents. We operate seven offices in the state, with most located in the Windy City or within the greater Chicago metropolitan area.
Meet the Doctors Who Serve Illinois
Dominic J. Tolitano, MD received his medical training at the Chicago Medical School at Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine & Science. He served a fellowship in cardiovascular and thoracic surgery at Loyola University Medical Center as well as a residency in general surgery at Michael Reese Hospital. For his work as Chief Resident and Chief Fellow at both medical institutions, Dr. Tolitano was awarded certification in cardiovascular and thoracic medicine.
A nationally recognized cardiovascular surgeon, Dr. Dominic J. Tolitano joined Center for Vein Restoration in 2018. Dr. Tolitano, a Chicago native, currently serves as Senior Thoracic and Vascular Surgeon at Franciscan Physicians Hospital and Senior Vascular Surgeon at Mercy Hospital in Munster, Indiana.
James Wright, FACS, RVT, completed his medical degree at Loyola University, graduating cum laude with honors and going on to complete a General Surgery residency there as well. He undertook two fellowships: a Vascular Surgery fellowship at Boston University and an Endovascular Surgery fellowship at Nottingham University. A board certified vascular surgeon, Dr. Wright has participated in dozens of FDA-approved clinical trials and is published in all areas of vascular disorders.
Dr. Wright has served in a number of membership and leadership roles at a large number of prestigious professional associations, including: American Medical Association, Illinois Medical Society, Chicago Medical Society, American Venous and Lymphatic Society, and the American Venous Forum. He’s a fellow of the American College of Surgeons and the American Vein and Lymphatic Society (formerly known as the American College of Phlebology). Dr. Wright is past president of the Peripheral Vascular Surgery Society and founding president of the Chicago Endovascular Surgery Society. After founding the Midwest Vein Center, Dr. Wright partnered with Center for Vein Restoration in 2020.
Barbara Terpstra, MD earned her medical degree from the University of Oklahoma and completed her residency in OB/GYN at Tulane Medical Center in New Orleans. She is board certified in OB/GYN and phlebology, which gives her a unique perspective on vein disease and women’s health.
Dr. Terpstra joined Center for Vein Restoration in 2020 after many years serving as Medical Director of the Orland Park location of the Midwest Vein Center. She is a member of the American Vein and Lymphatic Society (formerly known as the American College of Phlebology) and completed her Phlebology Fellowship through the Midwest Vein Center Training Institute. She is also a member of the American Medical Association and the Illinois State Medical Society.
Charles Mesh, FACS, RVT, graduated from the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, where he was inducted into Alpha Omega Alpha (National Honorary Medical Society). After his General Surgery Residency at the University of Chicago, he completed his Vascular Fellowship at Northwestern University. Dr. Mesh has been a faculty member at Case Western Reserve University and Rush University. He was medical director of Non-Invasive Vascular Laboratories and has authored more than 20 peer-reviewed articles in medical journals.
A board-certified vascular surgeon with more than 25 years of experience, Dr. Mesh specializes in the treatment of venous disorders. He practiced for several years with Midwest Vein in Chicago before joining Center for Vein Restoration in 2020. He is a member of the American Venous Forum, the Midwestern Vascular Surgical Society, and the Society for Vascular Surgery.
Why Center for Vein Restoration Loves Illinois
Center for Restoration’s locations in and around Chicago offer visitors a wide array of sights and attractions. There’s the famed Magnificent Mile retail, restaurant, and entertainment district along N. Michigan Avenue in the city, the McCormick Place Convention Center, and the Navy Pier arts and recreation center. Outside the city, you can visit the Leaning Tower of Niles, a scaled-down replica of the famous tower in Italy. Wood Dale is home to the Salt Creek Park Forest Preserve, a 98-acre conservation reserve with fishing and hiking trails.
Why Center for Vein Restoration
Center for Vein Restoration’s goal is to provide our patients with the best in vein care. Offering the latest in surgical techniques to eliminate varicose veins and spider veins, our doctors and staff work with our patients to ensure they get the treatment they need. We will guide you through the entire process, from pre-op to recovery, to help you find a better quality of life without the pain of varicose veins.