La Jolla Vein & Vascular is a state-of-the-art medical center
dedicated exclusively to the diagnosis and treatment of vein and arterial conditions.

Vein conditions include varicose veins, spider veins, and venous leg ulcers, chronic venous insufficiency, edema, lymphedema, and deep vein thrombosis.  Arterial conditions and treatments such as peripheral arterial disease (PAD), atherectomy, angioplasty, stenting.  We also offer prostate artery embolization (PAE) to treat BPH, varicocele embolization for men and uterine fibroid embolization (UFE), pelvic venous congestion (PVCS), pelvic and labial varicose veins for women.  Osteoarthritis treatment includes genicular artery emboliztion (GAE) to alleviate knee pain due to arthritis.

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La Jolla Vein & Vascular is an IAC Accredited Facility

La Jolla Vein & Vascular is one of the very few dedicated vein centers in San Diego that is accredited by the Intersocietal Accreditation Commission (IAC).  IAC accreditation is a “seal of approval” that patients can rely on as an indication that the facility has been carefully critiqued on all aspects of its operations considered relevant by medical experts in the field of Vascular Testing and as a Vein Center.

Accreditation by the Intersocietal Accreditation Commission (IAC) means that La Jolla Vein & Vascular has undergone a thorough review of its operational and technical components by a panel of experts. The IAC grants accreditation only to those facilities that are found to be providing quality patient care, in compliance with national standards through a comprehensive application process including detailed case study review.

With a commitment to improving the quality of life for all patients, the facility provides expert consultation, precision diagnosis, and advanced treatment in a personalized and comfortable setting.

Located on the Scripps Memorial Campus,
La Jolla Vein & Vascular
offers the following services:

Venous Treatments

  • AscleraTM
  • Clarivein
  • Compression Sock Evaluation and Prescription
  • Cosmetic vein treatments
  • Endovenous Chemical Ablation (EVCA)
  • Endovenous Ablations
  • Foam Sclerotherapy
  • Laser Ablation Alternative
  • Mechanochemical Ablation
  • Radiofrequency Ablation
  • Sclerotherapy
  • Spider Vein Treatment
  • Thermal Ablation Procedures
  • Ultrasound Guided Foam Sclerotherapy (UGFS)
  • Varicose Vein Treatment
  • Vascular Imaging of the lower extremities
  • Venefit Procedure™
  • VenaSeal™
  • Venous Duplex Ultrasound Examinations
  • VNUS Closure ™
  • Wound Care for venous leg ulcers

Arterial Treatments

  • PAD treatment
  • Varicocele treatment
  • Benign Prostatic Hypertrophy Treatment
  • uterine fibroid embolization
  • genicular artery embolization (GAE)
  • pelvic venous congestion treatment

Ultrasound imaging are performed conveniently on-site.
Our ultrasound examinations include:

  • DVT, Upper Extremity
  • Aortic Anuerysm
  • DVT, Upper Extremity
  • Venous Reflux
  • ABI
  • Arterial Duplex
  • Carotid Duplex
GSV with reflux



Dr. Bunke is kind, friendly and so knowledgeable that you feel very comfortable that you will receive excellent treatment.

Rosemary P.

Dr. Lucas and her staff are incredible. They were so kind and nurturing while I was having the vein procedures. Highly recommend

Lauren G.

Anna M. Is the most professional and caring manager I have encountered in the medical industry.

Shaughn H.