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Mentors Who Made Me: Drs. Kitty and Arnost Fronek

Long-time VEIN contributor Helane Fronek introduces her parents-in-law, Kitty and Arnost Fronek—two illustrious innovators in cardiovascular technology.

Mentors Who Made Me: Dr. Anton Butie

Dr. Mitchel Goldman interviews his mentor Dr. Anton Butie to discuss his work in founding the ACP and educating physicians in venous treatment techniques.

Next Generation of Venous Leaders

New procedures, techniques and modes of treatment tend to get the most attention, but who are emerging as the next leaders in venous medicine? Here are the visions and the stories of outstanding, young practitioners.

The late Dr. Syde Taheri Interviewed

A new VEIN Magazine section, Mentors Who Made Me, explores how those who have come before us paved the way for future success.

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Industry Spotlight

Lipedema: A Devastating Disease Too Often Overlooked

Why are we letting lipedema happen? This is just one pressing question being answered by Dr. Thomas Wright.

Facing Lipedema: A Patient's Perspective

Read about a mom of two who struggled with lipedema until surgery and compression returned her quality of life.

The Patient's Role in Ethical Vein Care: A Physician's Perspective

Here's a look at a patient's role in ethical vein care, and what you can do as a physician to stand your ground in the face of unethical situations.

Non-Invasive Vascular Assessments Expand Care Networks

Is your collaborative care network helping you find, diagnose and treat patients with peripheral vascular disease? If not, you need to expand—and here's why.

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Industry Updates

Why Lymphedema? Why Me? Why Now?

Find out the challenges of diagnosing and treating lymphedema, then learn how research, education, and patient advocacy can turn things around.

Vena Cava Filtration: Shifting Paradigms, Emerging Technologies

Discover how innovation is answering the needs of physicians treating patients who may be candidates for temporary caval filtration.

American College of Phlebology (ACP) Expands Identity with New Name

American College of Phlebology is now the American Vein and Lymphatic Society. Find out what this means for the field of vein disease.

Improving Wisely Pilot Program

Find out how ACP's Improving Wisely Pilot Program aims to use comparison feedback and peer education to inspire changes in physician behaviors.

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Practice Management

Share Less on Social Media—and Win

The more you share, the more you care. Not so, says Incredible Marketing. Here are 3 ways to use scarcity as a tactic to win in social media.

The Evolving Role of Medical Chatbots

Medical chatbots can assist in care after vein treatments and promote adherence to conservative measures. Learn how medical chatbots improve health care.

How to Attract Baby Boomers

Did you know baby boomers shop online just as much as younger generations? Use these tips to attract them to your practice.

Optimizing Providers in a Busy Vein Practice

As a vein doctor, your practice is like any other business--you need a strategy, lots of patience and most importantly of all, a well-crafted team of professionals. Managing mid-level providers in your practice can boost personnel efficiency and improve your day-to-day operations. Here's how to do i ...

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Techniques & Technology

Achieving Consistent Compression Dosages

The pressure delivered by a compression device changes considerably due to changes in body position, level of activity, and leg volume fluctuations. Learn how you can achieve a more consistent application.

Elusive Illnesses Uncovered

After being misdiagnosed for vein-related problems, two women finally get the relief they desperately needed. Here's their story and what the vein specialists who turned their quality of life around picked up on that others didn't.

Unifying Vein Care Through E-Learning

Two companies are collaborating to unify patient care standards through vein-based online learning programs. Find out what's in store.

Covering CHIVA Strategy for CVD

CHIVA strategy represents an effective saphenous-sparing therapeutic approach for lower limb chronic venous disease. Learn how CHIVA strategy can be a part of your everyday practice.

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Work & Life Balance

Avoiding the Trap of Comparison

Here's what yoga taught Dr. Helane Fronek about our drive to compare ourselves with others.

Find Passion in Your Career

You can maintain a love for work as a vein specialist, but a decades-long career can lead to burnout. Where can you find passion in a career in medicine?

The Best Time to Plant a Tree

How much more joy might we feel, excitement might we experience, or inspiration might we become for others if we planted those trees in our lives?

Leading a More Fulfilling Life

As VEIN Magazine’s 10th year allows us to consider its past and future value, every anniversary we recognize can provide this structure so we appreciate and optimize other parts of our lives.

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