The Advanced Vein Center pioneered endovenous laser ablation in Orange county. This procedure, is done in the doctor’s office on an outpatient basis with the use of a local anesthetic and a mild sedative if needed. The patient is awake throughout the procedure and able to resume normal activity almost immediately.
Bruce R. Hoyle, M.D.
Dr. Hoyle has practiced Phlebology (treatment of venous disorders) for over a decade. He is a member of the American College of Phlebology (ACP)and American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography (ARDMS) with the credential RPVI® – Registered Physician in Vascular Interpretation. Dr. Hoyle has passed the American Board of Lymphatic and Venous Medicine Board exam. He has been nominated a Fellow of the American College of Phlebology in recognition of his "outstanding contributions to the field of Phlebology." He is a consultant at the V.A. Hospital Long Beach where he is involved in 2 research projects. He is an expert reviewer for the Medical Board of California. In 2013 he completed a white paper for the American College of Phlebology "Guidelines for Treatment of Superficial Venous Disease of the Lower Leg". This paper will distributed to the insurance industry to hopefully aid in standardizing the treatment of venous disease. In 2014 he wrote a chapter in "Fundamentals of Phlebology" third edition published by the ACP. Dr. Hoyle is currently the chairman of the Coding and Reimbursement committee for the ACP. He has appeared on the TV show "Health Matters" and has been an invited lecturer at Chapman University.
This is a list of services that Advanced Vein Center provides:
- Ultrasound-Guided Sclerotherapy
- Endovenous Laser Ablation (EVLA)
- Radiofrequency Occlusion (Closure Procedure)
- Ambulatory Phlebectomy