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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.

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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.

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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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5 Minutes with Neil Sadick, MD

Neil Sadick is one of the foremost dermatologists and phlebologists in the US, practicing out of three New York offices when he’s not conducting research with the Sadick Research Group or advising one of the numerous beauty companies or medical organizations with which he works. In a rare spare mo ...

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Q&A with Robert McLafferty, MD Outgoing President of the American Venous Forum

by Julie Jacob Robert D. McLafferty, MD, will end his term as president of the American Venous Forum at the AVF’s 25th Silver Anniversary Annual Meeting, which will take place at The Wigwam in Phoenix, AZ, February 27 to March 2. In a Q&A with VEIN Magazine, Dr. McLafferty, a Professor of Surgery ...

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Q&A with ACP President

by Jana Acciacca Many people recognize Mel Rosenblatt – he’s attended practically every venous-related meeting there is each year for as long as most of us can remember. This year, Mel looked at each of these meetings, as well as his own practice, from a slightly different angle as the presiden ...

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Pioneering spirit

Collins English Dictionary defines the pioneering spirit as a willingness to endure hardship in order to explore new places or try out new things. In speaking with Dr. Weiss, this spirit quickly becomes evident.

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Q&A with New AVF President Fedor Lurie, MD

"Serving as the AVF president is a great honor. It is also a great responsibility, and a unique opportunity to contribute to the presence and the future of the society?"

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Passing the Baton: the ACP welcomes its 15th president, Dr. Mark Forrestal

Now in its 28th year of a commitment to advance vein care, both domestically and abroad, the American College of Phlebology welcomed its 15th president, Dr. Mark Forrestal, whose background in treating veins is extensive. In this Q&A, you'll get his thoughts on the direction and upcoming directive o ...

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Total Commitment: Dr. Thomas Wakefield Has Dedicated His Career to the Treatment of Venous Disorders

Dr. Thomas Wakefield has been committed to the treatment of venous disease since completing his fellowship at the University of Michigan in 1986. In this Q&A, find out what sparked his passion and what's kept it going more than two decades later.

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Paving the Way with Dr. Robert Kistner

Dr. Kistner’s acute perspective on veins and intriguing historical recollections on the growth of phlebology is sure to entertain, educate and provoke thought.

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