Welcome to the Center For Venous Disease in Santa Fe!
Our mission is to help you end the cycle of Venous Disease through effective patient screening techniques. Our goal is to identify your problem areas and help you seek treatment. Healthy legs can be yours again!
About Dr. Joseph M. Smith, M.D., R.V.T., R.P.V.I. - CVD Co-Founder
Dr. Smith is a fourth generation New Mexican. He graduated high school from the New Mexico Military Institute and then went on to complete his Bachelor of Science Degree from the University of New Mexico. After graduation, he attended medical school at the University Of New Mexico School Of Medicine and his Internship and Residency from St. Joseph Mercy Hospital in Ann Arbor, Michigan. He is Diplomate of the American Board of Phlebology (ABPh) and American Board of Surgery, a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons, and a Registered Vascular Technician Sonographer (American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers), as well as holding affiliations with: The American College of Surgeons, American Medical Association, Critical Care Society of Medicine, Society of Minimally Invasive Therapy, New Mexico Medical Association, a Member of the New Mexico Trauma Foundation, and a Member of the Southwestern Surgical Congress. Dr. Smith has been treating vein issues his entire medical career and is also a Certified Trainer for the VNUS ClosureTMProcedure.
Dr. Smith continues his affiliation with:
- The American College of Surgeons
- American Medical Association
- Critical Care Society of Medicine
- Society of Minimally Invasive Therapy
- New Mexico Medical Association
- Member of the New Mexico Trauma Foundation
- Member of the Southwestern Surgical Congress
Dr. Smith has been treating vein issues his entire medical career and operates a center in Santa Fe, NM. Dr. Smith is also a Certified Trainer for the VNUS ClosureTM Procedure and has been an Instructor at the VNUSTM Total Vein Care Courses. Dr. Smith and his family live in the Santa Fe area.
The Center for Venous Disease offers the following services to our patients and visiting medical professionals:
- Vein ablation techniques
- Sclerotherapy for spider veins
- Micro-ambulatory phlebectomy
- Ultrasound diagnostics
- Compression hose sizing and fitting
- Conservative treatment plans
- Surface laser treatments
- Clinical data collection
- Doctor-to-Doctor instruction
- Pre-market testing for new medical devices
- Medical education seminars