Brigham and Women’s board-certified physicians are experts in the vascular field and work out of the largest Vascular and Vein Care Centers of any hospital in the nation. We are dedicated to improving the health and quality of life of our patients and do so in our private and comfortable clinics in Newtown Corner, Bridgewater and Foxborough.
We offer both medical and cosmetic vein treatment options to eliminate your varicose veins. If your symptoms are medical, we use diagnostic ultrasound to pinpoint the problem. For spider and reticular veins, we offer sclerotherapy and laser leg vein removal for your cosmetic needs.
Richard Baum, MD, MPA, MBA
Richard Baum, MD, MPA, MBA is Board Certified in Diagnostic Radiology and Vascular and Interventional Radiology. He obtained his medical degree from The Medical College of Pennsylvania and completed an internship at Albert Einstein Medical Center in Internal Medicine. He also completed a Residency at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania in Diagnostic Radiology and a Fellowship at the same hospital but in Interventional Radiology.
At Brigham and Women's we offer Diagnostic Services to detect if you have symptomatic varicose veins. It is important to find these issues becasue they often cause pain and swelling, and can alter a lifestyle. We offer Medical Treatments (Endovenous Laser Treatment, Sclerotherapy, and Ambulatory Phlebectomy) based on those intial findings. In addition, we offer Cosmetic Treatments for all of your aesthetic needs.
Education: Master of Health Professions Physicians Assistant Certificate, 1985 BA in Zoology/Sociology, 1981 Board Certifications: NCCPA, ACLS, IV Conscious Sedation; MASS PA License Hospital Affiliations: 2001 Metrowest Medical Center, general, plastics, Vascular Surgery 1999-2001 Catholic Medical Center, Cardiothoracic Surgery 1990-1999 Lahey Clinic Medical Center, Cardiothoracic Surgery Clinical Interests: Uterine Fibroid Embolization
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