Ellison Vein Institute
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When it comes to varicose veins, we all know the obvious: They are unsightly. But aside from their appearance and the social distress they can cause, varicose veins present other problems. The pain they cause can be significant, often preventing you from enjoying everyday activities. In fact, varicose veins can even lead to permanent skin discoloration, sores and rash. Today, there is effective treatment. And it is offered by a doctor with the highest of medical credentials. We invite you to learn more about Dr. Robert G. Ellison, Jr. and the Ellison Vein Institute.
Robert G. Ellison Jr., MD
"As a vascular surgeon, I often saw that patients with varicose veins would be put on the ‘back burner’ for more pressing, life-threatening problems. It became obvious to me that patients with varicose veins deserve not just a physician but an entire practice totally dedicated to the treatment of their problems." - Dr. Robert G. Ellison
Dr. Ellison is a specialist in vascular surgery, a recognized expert in the diagnosis and treatment of varicose veins. No matter where you receive treatment for varicose veins, we strongly recommend it be offered by a qualified surgeon specializing in this field.
Certified by the American Board of Surgery, Dr. Ellison has been practicing vascular surgery and phlebology in private practice in Jacksonville since 1986. The Ellison Vein Institute is one of the busiest endovenous laser treatment centers in the United States.
Dr. Ellison also is a certified wound-care specialist, with expertise in treating ulceration and other skin problems associated with varicose veins. Dr. Ellison has many years of experience with sclerotherapy, as well as major surgical techniques for treating varicose veins.
He is a graduate of the University of Georgia and the Medical College of Georgia, and he completed a fellowship in vascular surgery at Georgia Baptist Hospital in Atlanta.
Dr. Ellison is a member of The American Board of Surgery, Florida Vascular Society, the Society for Clinical Vascular Surgery, the American College of Phlebology, Jacksonville Vascular Society, The Peripheral Vascular Surgery Society, and is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons.