General Information

VEINS. It's all we do. Vein Center Houston was created to address the needs of patients with varicose and spider veins. Our commitment is to provide efficient, cost effective and affordable treatments using the most modern techniques. We seek opportunities to be of service and provide a way for our patients to be comfortable with their appearance and symptom free. Located at the corner of Weslayan and Bissonnet in West University. The modern facility has two exam rooms and two procedure rooms. It has been recognized with awards by the American Institute of Architects, and the American Society for Interior Design, for its innovative and patient friendly design. We offer free, surface parking.

VEIN CENTER HOUSTON is the only vein center in Texas accredited by the Inter societal Accreditation Commission (IAC) and The American College of Radiology (ACR). Accreditation by IAC means that Vein Center Houston has voluntarily undergone a thorough review of its operational and technical components by a panel of independent experts. Accreditation is awarded to facilities that are found to provide quality patient care, in compliance with national standards, through a comprehensive application process including a detailed review of patient treatments, and a site visit with evaluation of all aspects of the center. IAC accreditation is a seal of approval that patients can rely on as an indication of excellence in vein care.

Physician Profile

Mario O. Kapusta, MD, FACS

Dr. Kapusta completed his training in General Surgery at the University of Texas, Houston, and in Cardiovascular Surgery at the Texas Heart Institute, Houston. He brings over 20 years of experience to the treatment of patients with diseases of the veins, arteries, heart and lungs. He is Certified by the American Board of Surgery and the American Board of Thoracic Surgery.
Dr. Kapusta is the first  physician in Houston certified by the American Board of Phlebology. He is a member of the American College of Phlebology, the American College of Surgeons and the Society of Thoracic Surgeons. His knowledge and experience in Ultrasonography is recognized through certification by Cardiovascular Credentialing International as a Registered Vascular Specialist (RVS) and Registered Phlebology Specialist (RPh) and by the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonography as a Registered Physician in Vascular Interpretation (RPVI).

Services Provided

Vein Center Houston offers state of the art diagnostic and therapy services for patients with varicose and spider veins. Each patient is evaluated by Dr. Kapusta and a treatment plan is developed for each patient according to their needs. He also performs all diagnostic and therapeutic procedures.

Ultrasonography, Laser vein ablation, Sclerotherapy, Radio-frequency closure, Laser skin therapy, and Surgical methods.

Board Certifications

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

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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