Entries by La Jolla Vein Care

La Jolla Vein Care Welcomes Dr. Helane Fronek, MD, FACP, FACPh

La Jolla Vein Care is pleased to welcome Dr. Helane Fronek to its staff of venous disease specialists.  Helane Fronek MD, FACP, FACPh entered the field of phlebology in 1985 and has been an integral part of the development of this new medical specialty.  As the Director of the Varicose Vein Clinic at Scripps Clinic, […]

Newest Technology for Treating Spider Veins

La Jolla Vein Care is pleased to announce its newest device for treating small spider veins—The VeinWave. This device uses radiofrequency energy to destroy spider veins with a high degree of precision, thus making it easier than ever to remove unsightly veins on the face or legs. The VeinWave is considerably more advanced than laser […]

Free Varicose Vein Screening

If you experience the discomfort and swelling of varicose veins, you may be suffering from venous insufficiency or venous reflux disease. Approximately 25 million people in the United States suffer from this condition. Currently, La Jolla Vein Care is offering a free varicose vein screening for a limited time. During the screening, you’ll get a patient […]

Dr. Bunke Featured in San Diego Woman Magazine

    Dr. Bunke and her associate, Dr. Sardo were featured in the April issue of San Diego Woman Magazine.  The articles highlight their careers and their specialty practices in medicine. Dr. Bunke describes the evolution of varicose vein treatments from surgery to minimally invasive procedures.  She expresses that most varicose veins can be treated […]

Radiofrequency Technology: The Next Wave for Treating Varicose Veins

La Jolla Vein Care is excited to introduce the VNUS Closure procedure to its patients. This procedure is also known as radiofrequency ablation (RFA). The procedure is minimally invasive—and it’s an advanced alternative to laser treatment. The result? Better outcomes with less pain and less bruising. In particular, this procedure is beneficial when there is venous […]