3825 Highland Ave
Downers Grove, IL 60515
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About Center for Vein Restoration in Downers Grove, Illinois
Center for Vein Restoration (CVR) (CVR) is proud to serve patients at our Downers Grove vein clinic. The physicians and staff CVR Downers Grove have decades of collective experience treating symptoms of vein diseases such as varicose veins, spider veins, deep vein thrombosis (DVT), and other vein conditions related to chronic venous insufficiency (vein disease).
The board-certified physicians at Center for Vein Restoration, are world-renowned vein specialists, authors, lecturers, and trainers on the latest techniques for diagnosing and treating vein disease. Commitment to patient care goes beyond physician credentials, however. Our entire team works together to provide our patients with a level of comfort and understanding.
Our Vein Clinic in Downers Grove, Illinois
Downers Grove is a village in DuPage County, Illinois. A vibrant suburban community, Downers Grove is 25 miles from Chicago’s Loop District. People in and around Chi-town don’t have to venture into the city to enjoy many cultural and leisure pursuits offered in Downers Grove. Downers Grove Park District is home to the Downers Grove Museum, which provides educational programming and leisure opportunities, including a picnic area, a wildflower pathway, and a 150-acre nature center at Lyman Woods.
As the nation’s leader in vein care, Center for Vein Restoration brings the knowledge and compassionate treatment that we are known for to Downers Grove. Each of our 100+ vein clinic locations is supervised by a physician certified in vascular medicine and supported by experienced, caring staff.
With a sole focus on vein health, Center for Vein Restoration offers many minimally invasive surgical procedures to eliminate the discomfort and unsightly appearance of varicose veins and spider veins. Proven techniques such as sclerotherapy, laser ablation, and radiofrequency ablation use a safe, proven medicine or thermal heat to eliminate malfunctioning varicose veins. Uncomfortable varicose and spider veins eventually fade along with the discomfort. Ambulatory phlebotomy removes varicose veins through two tiny incisions.
Meet Dr. Terpstra
Dr. Barbara Terpstra, MD, leads our vein practice in Downers Grove. Board-certified in OB-GYN and phlebology, Dr. Terpstra has a special interest in treating vein disease in women. Dr. Terpstra earned her medical degree at the University Of Oklahoma College of Medicine. She completed an OB-GYN residency at Tulane Medical Center in New Orleans.
Dr. Terpstra served for many years as the 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.
A long-time Chicagoland resident, Dr. Terpstra was a practicing OB-GYN physician for three decades before switching her focus to vascular care. With her surgical, ultrasound, and clinical background in treating women’s health issues, Dr. Terpstra combines the newest technologies with solid scientific data in her practice as a phlebologist. Using her knowledge and experience in obstetrics and gynecology, Dr. Terpstra successfully treats pregnancy-related varicose and spider veins.
Services at Center for Vein Restoration, Downers Grove
Our board-certified vascular surgeons offer a wide range of innovative treatment options for leg pain, swelling, cramping, itching, varicose veins, spider veins, restless leg syndrome, ulcers, and other symptoms of vascular disease.
Symptoms of vein problems
When the tiny valves in your leg veins fail to circulate blood back to the heart, it can be a sign of venous disease.
The result can be:
Feelings of heaviness
These symptoms are often the result of venous insufficiency and are unlikely to heal on their own. This common vein condition is progressive, meaning it will get worse without treatment.
Vein treatment options
Vein care providers at vein treatment clinics use the most advanced minimally invasive treatments available today. CVR’s modern outpatient treatment plans are far superior to the older vein-stripping methods used in the past.
Treatments include VenaSeal, a proprietary medical adhesive that safely closes off varicose veins, and ClariVein, a two-in-one approach that uses an ablation device to inject a sclerosing agent that closes the vein with a tiny rotating wire tip, which destroys the diseased vein.
At Center for Vein Restoration, we offer a wide variety of other treatment options, including:
Vein treatments take approximately an hour or less to complete, and patients can return to their normal routine immediately with few restrictions. No staples or stitches are required because a simple band-aid covers the tiny incisions. Our outpatient vein treatments require only local anesthetics. Recovery and symptom relief are fast, and there is little to no scarring.
How to schedule an appointment with Dr. Terpstra
Scheduling an appointment at Center for Vein Restoration in Downers Grove, Illinois, is easy! You can now book an appointment online.
CVR accepts all major insurance plans, including Medicare and Medicaid. Don't see your insurance company online? Contact us at 240-965-3915 to find out if you're covered.
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What do Patients Say About
Center for Vein Restoration (CVR)?
At CVR, your vein health is our sole priority! Patients tell us they feel the CVR difference, from our compassionate, supportive staff to our patient-centered approach; CVR made their vein health journey safe and comfortable. These testimonials say it all: CVR's attentive staff and effective treatments earn top marks from patients.