Virginia Vein Doctors
1500 North Beauregard Street, Suite 210
Alexandria, Virginia 22311
19450 Deerfield Avenue, Suite 150
Leesburg, Virginia 20176
8316 Arlington Blvd., Suite 515
Fairfax, VA 22031
3700 Joseph Siewick Drive, Suite 207
Fairfax, Virginia 22033
301 Park Hill Drive, Suite C
Fredericksburg, Virginia 22401
8140 Ashton Avenue, Suite 216
Manassas, Virginia 20109
150 Elden Street, Suite 210
Herndon, Virginia 20170
1500 Breezeport Way, Suite 100
Suffolk, Virginia 23435
1800 Camelot Drive, Suite 400
Virginia Beach, Virginia 23454
2200 Opitz Boulevard, Suite 245
Woodbridge, Virginia 22191
Center for Vein Restoration in Virginia
Center for Vein Restoration serves Virginians from numerous offices in the state. Our conveniently located branches stretch along the eastern corridor in the state from Leesburg in the north to Virginia Beach in the south.
The Doctors Who Serve Virginia
Dr. Seema Kumar, MPP, DABVLM, completed her graduate medical education at the Pritzker School of Medicine at the University of Chicago. Her medical residency in Internal Medicine was served in Georgetown University Medical Center (GUMC). Dr. Kumar went to complete a fellowship in primary care at GUMC while also obtaining a Master’s in Public Policy from Georgetown University School Public Policy Institute with a certificate in Health Services Research.
After relocating to Virginia in 1995, Dr. Kumar worked as an internist in Alexandria for many years. Her interest in venous insufficiency led her to further training and board certification in venous and lymphatic diseases. She has concentrated on venous disease since 2007. Dr. Kumar currently holds diplomate status from the American Vein & Lymphatic Society.
Dr. Michelle Nguyen, FACS, RPVI, received her medical training at the University of Virginia, and went on to complete her residency at Georgetown Medical Center. At Georgetown Medical Center, Dr. Nguyen specialized in obstetrics and gynecology and became an expert in the area of ultrasonography. Her expertise with ultrasound has benefited her patients in the assessment and treatment of their venous insufficiency. Dr. Nguyen has a special interest in the treatment of venous ulcers, stasis dermatitis, sclerotherapy and minimally invasive vein care, and has performed over a thousand venous ablation procedures.
Richard Nguyen, MD, earned his medical degree from the University of Maryland School of Medicine in 2003. He then finished his residency in emergency medicine at the University of Maryland Medical Center/Shock Trauma Center in Baltimore in 2006. Upon completion of his training, Dr. Nguygen became a managing partner with Silver Spring Emergency Physicians at Holy Cross Hospital in Maryland for seven years. He also served as a teaching faculty member at Georgetown University School of Medicine. Dr. Nguyen works full time as an emergency physician in Towson, Maryland, where he is also a managing partner of a prestigious regional group. In that role, Dr. Nguyen trains new physicians. He has been with Center for Vein Restoration since 2011.
Dr. Keith C. Nichols, RPVI, was awarded his medical degree from the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill. He served his internship and residency in emergency medicine at the University of Louisville in Kentucky. After beginning his medical career as an emergency care physician, Dr. Nichols switched over to venous diseases, a specialty he has practiced for 13 years. He was previously named staff physician at the Department of Emergency Medicine at the Memorial Hospital of Martinsville and Henry County, Virginia, and medical director of the Virginia offices of the Circulatory Centers of America (a practice he founded as Genesis Vein Specialists).
Dr. Nichols is a member of the American Vein & Lymphatic Society, American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery, and the Portsmouth Academy of Medicine. He is also a diplomate of the American Board of Emergency Medicine and the American Board of Venous and Lymphatic Medicine.
Dr. Reepa Shah, RPVI, completed her medical school training at Boston University School of Medicine. She was then accepted into the NIH’s competitive Graduate Research Fellowship program, where she was instrumental in completing and publishing several outstanding studies. Dr. Shah finished her gynecological surgical residency at George Washington School of Medicine. She has been board-certified since 2007 and maintains her surgical privileges at Virginia Hospital Center. Prior to joining Center for Vein Restoration in 2019, Dr. Shah had practiced medicine in the Arlington county and Reston/Loudoun communities since 2005.
Dr. Theresa M. Soto, FACS, RPVI, attended SUNY Buffalo Medical School after being awarded an Air Force Scholarship. After graduating as a lieutenant with honors, Dr. Soto completed her OB/GYN residency in Buffalo, New York at the Buffalo Children’s Hospital. Her residency training included time at Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo General Hospital, and Millard Fillmore Hospitals. At the completion of her residency training, she was awarded the Te Linde Surgical Award for excellence in gynecologic surgery.
Dr. Soto began working in the northern Virginia area in 1999, where she practiced obstetrics and gynecology in Fairfax County until 2013. Today, she serves as an Associate Professor for Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine. She currently has privileges at Inova Fairfax Hospital. Dr. Soto has completed training in venous procedures and vascular interpretation, and is certified by the American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography as a Registered Physician in Vascular Interpretation. She’s also a Fellow of both the American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists and the American College of Surgeons. She has been with Center for Vein Restoration since 2014.
Dr. Priya Thirumlai, FACS, studied medicine at Sri Devraj Urs Medical College in India. She did her General Surgical Residency at Albert Einstein College of Medicine in New York and completed an OB/GYN residency at the University of Maryland. She is board certified by the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology and is affiliated with the Mayo Clinic Health System in Waycross, Georgia.
Dr. Thirumlai is a 2013 St. Vincent’s Guardian Angel Award winner — a patient-nominated award for great care going “above and beyond the standard.” She is also an HCA Healthcare Distinction Award Winner and two-time winner of a Most Compassionate Doctor Award. She also works out of Center for Vein Restoration’s Washington, D.C. location.
Why Center for Vein Restoration Loves Virginia
Virginia offers countless attractions, from historical sites — including Colonial Williamsburg and George Washington’s home in Mount Vernon — to the popular resort town of Virginia Beach. Virginia Beach is also home to the Virginia Aquarium and Marine Science Center and the Military Aviation Museum.
Why Center for Vein Restoration
Center for Vein Restoration strives to provide the highest quality vein care to all our patients. Whether you’re suffering from the pain of varicose veins or another vascular disorder, our physicians and staff will work with you to develop a treatment plan to improve your quality of life. We offer minimally invasive surgical procedures and non-surgical methods to help you overcome the discomfort of venous insufficiency.