SD Woman Magazine Names Dr. Bunke a ‘Woman of Distinction’

San Diego Woman Magazine Features Dr. Nisha Bunke of La jolla Vein Care in their ‘Women of Distinction’ report.  This month’s issue of San Diego Magazine highlights other exceptional professionals and features Tracy Anderson, celebrity fitness trainer on its cover. Pick up your issue or go to SD Woman Magazine website,


Dr. Bunke featured in San Diego Woman Magazine, as a ‘Woman of Distinction.’ Tracy Anderson, celebrity fitness trainer is featured on the cover.


Dr. Oz Visits San Diego


Dr. Bunke and Michelle of La Jolla Vein Care with Dr. Oz of the Dr. Oz Show

Dr. Bunke and Michelle of La Jolla Vein Care met with America’s favorite doctor today- Dr. Oz, on the set of KUSI after the Good Morning San Diego show. Dr. Oz talked about various issues on the show such as cupping, the latest medical trends and also The Voice Awards which raises awareness on substance abuse and mental health. Afterwards, he graciously took time to discuss vein treatments with Dr. Bunke.

Watch The Dr. Oz Show weekdays at 1 p.m. on KUSI.

Watch us on CBS Channel 8 ‘American Health Front’

La Jolla Vein Care’s Dr. Nisha Bunke will be featured on “American Health Front!” this Sunday at 3:00pm on CBS 8. This medical program will follow the PGA tour.  Dr. Bunke talks about vein disorders that afflict Americans and leading edge procedures for treating varicose veins.

Tune in this Sunday, May 17th at 3:00pm on CBS Channel 8, immediately following the final round of the Wells Fargo PGA golf tournament.


Dr. Fronek to Speak at ACP Annual Congress in Phoenix

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Dr. Helane Fronek to speak at the ACP Annual Congress in Phoenix.

La Jolla Vein Care’s Dr. Helane Fronek was invited to speak to her peers at the upcoming, American College of Phlebology (ACP) Annual Congress in Phoenix.  This congress is the country’s largest peer-education forum dedicated to the diagnosis and treatment of venous and lymphatic disease. Attended by hundreds of vein care specialists, from physicians to nurses to researchers, the Annual Congress is one of the best opportunities to learn directly from experts in the field and connect with other medical professionals in the field of vein care. Each year, approximately 900 vein care specialists from across the globe come together at our Annual Congress. Participants come from all areas of the medical profession–physicians, nurse practitioners, ultrasound technologists, and researchers attend the Annual Congress to discuss the latest technology, treatments and advances from  experts in the field of venous and lymphatic disease.

Dr. Fronek is a past president of the ACP and an active member. She will be speaking about various topics on venous disease.

La Jolla Vein Care Amongst San Diego’s Top Doctors


La Jolla Vein Care doctors featured in San Diego Magazine’s Top Doctors Issue 2014.

La Jolla Vein Care doctors Nisha Bunke, M.D. and Helane Fronek, M.D. were featured in the October issue of San Diego Magazine’s  Top Doctors issue 2014 for vein specialists. Pick up a copy of San Diego Magazine to read their article. Congratulations to our friend and colleague, Dr.  Kulreet Chaudhary who graced the cover of the Top Doctors issue.

Union Tribune Talks To Dr. Bunke About Varicose Veins

In today’s issue of the Union Tribune San Diego, September 9, 2014, journalist Erinn Hutkin highlights the advances in varicose vein treatments in her article in the Health Section, titled, ‘New Procedure For Treating Varicose Veins Less Invasive.images 

The article discuss the advances in varicose vein treatments with La Jolla Vein Care’s Dr. Bunke.   Dr. Bunke explains the different treatment types, the lack of need for surgery and how far advances in vein medicine have become.  During the Pick up a copy of today’s Union Tribune to read the entire article. More information can be found  in today’s Union Tribune.


Dr. Bunke Presents at SVM Scientific Sessions


Dr Nisha Bunke Paquette presents at the SVM Annual Scientific Meeting in La Jolla, Torrey Pines Hilton June, 2014.

La Jolla Vein Care’s Dr. Nisha Bunke presented a talk about the ‘Management of Non-healing wounds in venous disease’ at the Society for Vascular Medicine’s Annual Scientific Sessions this past weekend. She spoke about venous leg ulcers, which she described as being the most common type of chronic leg ulcer, how to make the correct diagnosis and how to heal the venous leg ulcers.

Other topics at the meeting included venous thromboembolism (DVT), diagnosing and treatments for DVT, atypical wounds, phlebectomy, managment of the diabetic wound, duplex evaluation of the lower extremities for DVT, doppler evaluation of the arterial system, lymphedema, lipedema and many other venous, arterial and lymphatic system topics.

Dr. Fronek Hosts PBS Special On Vein Care

Watch La Jolla Vein Care’s Dr. Fronek on PBS’s special on vein care, ‘Ask A Vein Expert- A Phlebologist’ to learn more about venous disease. More than 80 million Americans suffer from some type of vein disorder. More than 30 million people are undiagnosed with varicose veins or venous insufficiency.  Are you one of them?

Watch Dr. Fronek and colleagues on PBS to understand more about vein conditions and treatment options on the ACP websitePBSSpecial