Sentara Martha Jefferson Vascular & Vein Center

Sentara Martha Jefferson Vascular & Vein Center

Lewis V. Owens, M.D., F.A.C.S.
John Ligush, M.D.,F.A.C.S.

1490 Pantops Mountain Place

Suite 100

Charlottesville, VA 22911 (Get Directions)

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General Information

Sentara Martha Jefferson Vascular & Vein Center’s vascular surgeons are committed to providing quality surgical care to the patients of Charlottesville and Central Virginia.  We provide a full-service vascular medicine program, including arterial and venous diagnostic studies, open and minimally invasive surgeries and endovascular surgery.

Our vascular surgeons have been trained at the best institutions in the country and are Board Certified.  Our providers are active in numerous regional and national societies and maintain quality assurance by regular internal quality reviews. 

Physician Profile

Lewis V. Owens, MD, FACS and John Ligush, MD, FACS are fellowship-trained, Board-Certified vascular surgeons. They are the founders of CRL Surgical Total Vein Care and widely recognized for their expertise in all aspects of vascular and vein conditions encompassing modern treatment options.

They are authors of numerous published abstracts, articles and textbook chapters on vascular surgery. They are members of the Southern Association for Vascular Surgery, Society for Vascular Surgery and the American Venous Forum.

Services Provided

Total Vein Care offers the following services:
  • Comprehensive Treatment for Telangiectasis (Spider Veins) and Varicose Veins
  • Tumescent Enhanced Sclerotherapy
  • Laser Endovenous Closure (ELVeS or Venacure™)
  • VNUS Closure®
  • Surgical Venous Reconstruction
  • TriVex® System (Transilluminated Powered Phlebectomy)
  • Comprehensive Treatment of Deep Venous Thrombosis


Education

Lewis V. Owens, MD, FACS

Fellowship: Vascular Surgery, University of North Carolina School of Medicine

Residency: General Surgery, University of North Carolina School of Medicine

Research: University of North Carolina Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center

Medical School: University of Colorado School of Medicine

Undergraduate: BS Chemistry, Dartmouth College

Professional Organizations:
American College of Surgeons, Fellow
Southern Association for Vascular Surgery
American Venous Forum
Nathan A. Womack Surgical Society
Virginia Vascular Society
Medical Society of Virginia

Board Certified in General Surgery and Vascular Surgery 

John Ligush, MD, FACS

Fellowship: Vascular Surgery, University of North Carolina School of Medicine

Residency: General Surgery, Hospitals of the University Health Center of Pittsburgh

Research: Hospitals of the University Health Center of Pittsburgh

Medical School: University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

Undergraduate: BS Biology, Carnegie-Mellon University

Professional Organizations:
  • American College of Surgeons, Fellow
  • Society for Vascular Surgery
  • The American Association for Vascular Surgery
  • Southern Association for Vascular Surgery
  • Peripheral Vascular Surgery Society
  • Association for Academic Surgery
  • International Society for Endovascular Surgery
  • Southeastern Surgical Congress
  • Virginia Medical Society
  • American Association for the Advancement of Science
  • Nathan A Womack Surgical Society
  • Virginia Vascular Society
  • Board Certified in General Surgery and Vascular Surgery

Board Certifications

American College of Surgeons, Society for Interventional Radiology and Society for Vascular Surgery

Affiliations and Associations

American College of Surgeons

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Hours of Operation

  • Sunday
    Closed
  • Monday
    8:00a.m. - 4:30p.m.
  • Tuesday
    8:00a.m. - 4:30p.m.
  • Wednesday
    8:00a.m. - 4:30p.m.
  • Thursday
    8:00a.m. - 4:30p.m.
  • Friday
    8:00a.m. - 4:30p.m.
  • Saturday
    Closed

Languages

English

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