Online consultations

Online consultations

We’re open for online consultations and follow-up appointments (by phone or on Skype, Facetime, Facebook Messenger or Zoom). All non-urgent procedures, including ultrasound, have now been postponed for at least four weeks. Urgent oncology access and arterial...

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Update on Covid-19

Here’s what we’re doing to prioritise your health and safety when you attend one of our clinics, as well as the health and safety of our team. All of our clinics are in either private hospitals or medical centres with strict hygiene and sanitising measures in place to...

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New Practice Manager!

New Practice Manager!

We’re happy to say Melissa Chan is our new Practice Manager. Melissa has been one of our vascular nurses from the start. When Sarah Treadwell decided to concentrate solely on our Laser Aesthetics business we began the recruitment process and Melissa was the successful...

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Having your veins done – we’ve come a long way

Having your veins done – we’ve come a long way

We know we harp on about this but we often hear people talk about how a relative or a friend had their 'veins done' and how traumatic it was because they were stripped out! Varicose vein treatments have come so far you'd be surprised how quick and non-invasive it is...

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Job vacancy – Practice Manager

We're looking for a new Practice Manager. Applications have been extended till 5pm on 31 January. Here's our advert on Seek. Scroll down for the position description. Small, busy practice Permanent part time Lots of autonomy, competitive salary Richard Evans Vascular...

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Seeing the Specialist online

Seeing the Specialist online

Skype or facetime consultations cut out travel, save time and mean patients are seen sooner. Many varicose vein consultations can be done online. “We introduced telehealth for vascular patients at Wellington regional hospital”, says Vascular Specialist Richard Evans,...

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What compression stockings should you buy?

What compression stockings should you buy?

If you’re in the market for compression stockings what to buy depends on what you need them for, because they’re not all created equal. If you have tired or puffy legs, varicose veins or have had deep vein thrombosis then you might benefit from wearing compression...

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Free compression sock fittings

Free compression sock fittings

Free compression sock fittings – wherever we have a clinic – in Wellington, the Hutt Valley, Paraparaumu, Palmerston North, South Auckland. We recommend wearing compression socks if you have tired or puffy legs, aching legs or varicose veins and it's important you get...

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We support World Smokefree Day – 31 May

We support World Smokefree Day – 31 May

Smoking is linked to many diseases and vascular disease is no exception. If you give up smoking, eat a healthy diet and exercise regularly your risk of getting varicose veins reduces. Second-hand smoke is harmful, too, so avoid smoking around others, especially...

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