SAN FRANCISCO VEIN CENTER

Insurance covers varicose veins including an initial visit, diagnosis, treatment, and follow-up.

Melinda L. Aquino MD is a top vein doctor who treats the full spectrum of venous insufficiency disorders from varicose veins and spider veins to severe venous stasis disease. Treatment always starts with a full evaluation and then utilizes the latest minimally invasive techniques, as well as surgery, when necessary. We diagnose and treat most vein conditions in the office where comfort and convenience is paramount.

SPIDER VEINS

SPIDER VEINS ELIMINATED THROUGH SCLEROTHERAPY

Dr. Aquino performs sclerotherapy for spider veins. Injecting spider veins with a special sclerosing agent decreases the size of the veins or makes them vanish altogether. A Sotradecol agent is used which is much less painful and more effective than solutions surgeons used in the past. Read More

VARICOSE VEINS

VARICOSE VEINS REMOVAL- IN OFFICE, MINIMALLY INVASIVE PROCEDURE

Varicose vein treatment has radically changed over the last 20 years. Instead of painful vein stripping, treatments are minimally invasive and require minimal to no downtime. Varicose vein procedures are usually performed in the office, typically take less than 45 minutes, and are covered by most insurance plans. Read More

VASCULAR SURGERY

VASCULAR SURGERY BY DR. MELINDA AQUINO - TOP VEIN DOCTOR IN SAN FRANCISCO

Dr. Aquino is a board certified vascular surgeon and general surgeon. She is an expert in the treatment of vascular diseases such as peripheral arterial disease (PAD), aortic aneurysmal disease, carotid stenosis, and dialysis access. Dr. Aquino also runs a wound clinic that specializes in the treatment of difficult venous and arterial ulcers. Read More

MEET DR AQUINO

Melinda L. Aquino MD is a vein doctor serving the San Francisco Bay area. Dr. Aquino understands that vein treatments need to be specific for each person because vein disease is not the same in all individuals. Because Dr Aquino is a board certified vascular surgeon, she can utilize the full array of vein treatments tailored to each individual patient.

Melinda L. Aquino
Varicose Vein / Spider Vein Treatment in San Francisco Vein Center Office

About our care

At the San Francisco Vein Center, we specialize in treating vein disease, including varicose veins, spider veins, and venous ulcers. We also treat a full spectrum of arterial disease and wounds. Our office is warm and personal, and our team strives to provide personal and empathetic patient care of the highest standard.

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Please understand that many of our patients are vulnerable. To keep everyone as safe as possible, our safety rules are as follows:

** We require a face mask at all times.

** Only patients are allowed in the office unless accompanied by a caregiver or interpreter.

** You may be asked to wait outside the waiting room in provided seating when there are other patients. However, we try to schedule appointments to avoid overlap.

** Please arrive on time but do not be early. This will avoid unnecessary contact with other patients.