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The Varicose Vein Clinic

The Varicose Vein Clinic

Auckland, New Zealand   |   Accreditation: none listed

Suite 1, Ascot Hospital

90 Greenlane Road, Remuera, Auckland

09 520 9687



At the Varicose Vein Clinic you can expect to receive a thorough evaluation of your problem which includes duplex ultrasound examination to assess the state and function of your veins.

We will then discuss treatment options, presenting the advantages, disadvantages and possible risks of various procedures. Treatment may require surgery, sclerotherapy or a combination of both to deal most effectively with veins of different sizes. In other situations, non-operative measures such as weight loss and stockings may be sufficient.



Dr Trevor Smith:

More than 10 yrs experience in treating varicose veins. He has a special interest in the use of ultrasound in venous assessment. Performs all surgical treatments for varicose veins.


Dr Ivan Connell:

Specialised as a Phlebologist and Sclerotherapist (non-surgical treatment of veins) since 1997. Has been trained by and is a member of the Australasian College of Phlebology. Is an experienced medical practitioner in general practice and obstetrics since 1985. Fellow of the Royal New Zealand College of GPs. Performs all non-surgical treatments for varicose veins, including ultrasound guided sclerotherapy, endovenous laser treatment and micro-sclerotherapy.


Treating all types of venous leg conditions from large varicose veins to small spider veins

- Latest Surgical Techniques
- Endovenous Laser Treatment
- Ultrasound Guided Sclerotherapy
- Micro-Sclerotherapy
- Duplex Ultrasound Venous Mapping


Dr Trevor Smith and Dr Ivan Connell

Insurance Accepted:

Southern Cross Healthcare

Treatment may also be covered by other insurance providers.