Mission Heritage Medical Group physicians provide comprehensive, well integrated
care of the vascular medicine patient.
Our physicians are trained both in the management of acute problems in
vascular medicine and in the practice of secondary prevention to maintain
Vascular medicine includes the diagnosis, imaging, medical and endovascular
therapy of arterial, venous and lymphatic diseases. The Vascular Lab is
a dedicated vascular ultrasound lab designed for the accurate assessment
of the health of your vascular system. The Mission Heritage Medical Group
Vein Center specializes in the treatment of the full spectrum of venous
disorders, from small spider veins to varicose veins to severe chronic
venous insufficiency and venous ulceration.
These vascular diseases include:
Associated medical disorders including:
Today affecting over 25 million people, vascular diseases are the major
causes of death and disability in the United States. The prevalence of
vascular disease is expected to increase as the population ages.
Novel technologies provide opportunities for earlier and more accurate
diagnosis. New discoveries in vascular biology and pathophysiology have
increased our understanding of atherosclerosis, thrombosis and vasculitis
and are being translated to therapeutics at a rapid pace and results in
substantial opportunities for early diagnosis and effective treatment
of many vascular diseases today.