General Information

At Utah Vein Specialists we are committed to understanding every patient’s unique medical situation in order to offer the best treatment plan possible.  We are equipped with a professional, knowledgeable staff eager to ensure your comfort and confidence at every visit and to educate you on every step of your treatment plan.  We have experience in everything from the most established traditional vein treatments such as vein surgery to the very newest state-of-the-art approaches such as VNUS ClosureFAST and EVLT. 

Utah Vein Specialists operate a clean and comfortable office environment offering the latest technology and equipment for the treatment of vein disease.  We off free screenings for vein problems and most insurance plans are accepted, including Select Health/IHC (Intermountain Health Care).  

Physician Profile

Peter E. Jensen, MD, FACS, RVT

Dr. Jensen is a Cardiothoracic and Vascular surgeon who specializes in the treatment of common vein disorders, specifically those of the lower extremities.
Dr. Jensen is a Diplomate of the American Board of Surgery, the American Board of Thoracic Surgery, and the American Board of Venous and Lymphatic Medicine. He is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons (FACS), and a member of the Society of Thoracic Surgeons and the American College of Phlebology. Dr. Jensen has also been awarded the credentials Registered Vascular Technologist (RVT) and Registered Physician in Vascular Interpretation (RPVI) by the American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography (ARDMS).

Services Provided

Treatment for painful or embarrassing spider veins and varicose veins is now available without the need for invasive vein surgery (or ‘vein stripping’). Utah Vein Specialists, a leading vein treatment center near Salt Lake City, UT offers a range of minimally invasive, state-of-the-art alternatives to vein surgery, including RF closure and sclerotherapy, in the convenience of our Salt Lake City office.

There are many treatment options when treating vein disorders.  They range from simple changes in lifestyle to effective, non-invasive, in-office procedures.  Here at Utah Vein Specialists we offer: ·

Ambulatory Phlebectomy – Surface Varicose Vein Treatment
Sclerotherapy – Spider & Varicose Vein Treatment
Compression Hose – Relief from leg pain caused by your veins

The VNUS Closure Procedure

Dr. Jensen specializes in the treatment of vein disease and vein disorders in Sandy, Utah. 


Dr. Jensen graduated with Honors from Harvard College in 1986. He then attended the University of Utah School of Medicine, from which he graduated in 1990. He performed surgical training at Dartmouth, Stanford, and the University of Vermont, and served as a fellow in Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery at Northwestern University in Chicago until 2001.

Board Certifications

American Board of Surgery, American College of Surgeons, American College of Phlebology and American Board of Thoracic Surgery

Affiliations and Associations

American College of Surgeons

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Hours of Operation

  • Sunday
  • Monday
    8:00a.m. - 5:00p.m.
  • Tuesday
    8:00a.m. - 5:00p.m.
  • Wednesday
    8:00a.m. - 5:00p.m.
  • Thursday
    8:00a.m. - 5:00p.m.
  • Friday
    8:00a.m. - 5:00p.m.
  • Saturday



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