Get to Know Dr. Calure
Dr. Calure is board-certified in General Surgery and Thoracic-Cardiovascular Surgery and has over 25 years of medical experience. As one of the first physicians in the Baltimore-Washington-Annapolis area to perform the Venous Closure® procedure, Dr. Calure is a national leader in the technique, performing over 30,000 treatments so far. Dr. Calure is trained in both classic open surgical techniques, and is broadly trained in minimally invasive, video assisted, and catheter-based techniques. After serving as the President and Surgical Director of Maryland Vein Professionals for 15 years, he partnered with the Center for Vein Restoration in 2020.
Dr. Calure's Credentials
- Cardiovascular Surgery
- Thoracic Surgery
- General Surgery
- University of Maryland School of Medicine, Cardiothoracic Surgery Fellowship
- University of Maryland School of Medicine, General Surgery Residency
- University of Maryland School of Medicine, Internship
- University of Maryland School of Medicine, MD
- University of Maryland at College Park, Bachelor of Science in Aerospace Engineering
- Diplomate, American Board of Thoracic Surgery
- Diplomate, American Board of Surgery
- Member, The Society of Thoracic Surgeons
- Member, CTSnet
- Member, American Medical Association
- Member, American Vein & Lymphatic Society
- Vascular Surgery
- Varicose Veins
- Spider Veins
- Venous Insufficiency
- Venous Ulcers
- National Center of Excellence for the techniques of Vein Care
More About Dr. Calure
During his time managing Maryland Vein Profressionals (MVP), Dr. Calure's practice was considered a National Center of Excellence for the techniques of Vein Care, and many physicians traveled both from within the USA and internationally to learn from Dr. Calure and MVP. The University of Maryland's Program for Medical Sonography used the MVP IAC Accredited Vascular Lab as the site for its students to learn the proper techniques of Venous Ultrasound.
A lifelong resident of Maryland, Dr. Calure has had the distinction of practicing Cardiac Surgery in the hospital of his birth, The Washington Adventist Hospital. Dr. Calure completed his undergraduate degree in Aerospace Engineering as a Chancellor's Scholar at The University of Maryland. While working part-time as an engineer at The NASA Goddard Spaceflight Center, he earned his Doctor of Medicine from the University of Maryland School of Medicine. Dr. Calure completed his General Surgery Residency as well as his Cardiac Surgery Fellowship at the University of Maryland Hospital in Baltimore.
Dr. Calure is a member of The American Vein and Lymphatic Society, The International Society of Endovascular Specialists, and The Society of Thoracic Surgeons. Prior to opening his own practice, Dr. Calure held privileges at The Washington Adventist Hospital, Holy Cross, Suburban, George Washington University Hospitals, and The Washington Hospital Center.