Laser- or radiofrequency-based thermal ablation with a success rate better than 95% is currently the proven gold standard for treating common varicose veins.  Compared to outdated surgical stripping, it’s quick (30 minutes), painless (with local anesthesia), has no recovery time,

Read more ›

Venaseal Now Available

On 5/14/15 I wrote that the Venaseal procedure had been approved and would be available later this year. Venaseal is a patented catheter-based delivery system for “superglue” to ablate the saphenous vein causing surface varicosities without anesthesia or compression stockings.

Read more ›

Venaseal Update

Last July I reported Venaseal was the subject of an FDA recall due to sterility issues in packaging.  The recall was successful, and the manufacturer has resumed shipment to the few physicians performing this procedure. As mentioned in our previous

Read more ›

“This comes to tell you thank you, and then to tell you, too — The world’s a better place because of people as nice as you! I appreciate all you did in making my legs look so much better (feeling better too). Thanks again.”
“Dear Dr. Kanter & Staff, Thank you for your care and patience in your treatment of me. I shall be forever grateful to you.”
“Dr. Kanter, I just wanted you to know that I deeply appreciated your kindness and consideration. The recent treatment on my legs is remarkably improved!!”
“Thank you very much to all of you for making me “not to be afraid” of injections. You are a great team!! See you in about 3 months.”
“Aloha! Thought I would send you a taste of what we’re seeing on the islands. Hope you all get a chance to visit. Thank you for your part in helping me prepare for this wonderful vacation.”
“My legs just saw the light of day for the first time in 15 years. Thank you all for the miracles you have done. See you soon for my last treatment. Gratefully,”
“This doctor and his staff are wonderful! 100% improvement of my legs!”
“VCOC has a very professional staff and Dr. Kanter has wonderful bedside manner.”
“Fantastic service, excellent staff and care.  Dr. Kanter was wonderful.”
“I felt like I was in the best hands with Dr. Kanter, as he performs vein procedures exclusively."

 Receive our monthly newsletter


Dr. Kanter is retiring on May 31, 2017 and will no longer be accepting new patients after April 28, 2017.