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  • Do You Know How Amazing Your Veins Are?
    Do You Know How Amazing Your Veins Are?

    What is the longest vein in the body? Why are our veins blue? How fast is blood pumped through our body? These are a few of the most common questions about our veins - and some of the answers may ...

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  • Bringing the Doctor and A-Team Staff to You
    Bringing the Doctor and A-Team Staff to You

    Bringing the Doctor and A-Team Staff to You Dr. James D. Albert is personally involved in the hiring of all medical staff at Albert Vein Institute (AVI), assuring that only medical staff of the ...

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  • Colorado's Vein Specialist for over a Decade Also a Source for Second Opinions
    Colorado's Vein Specialist for over a Decade Also a Source for Second Opinions

    For patients looking for vein care in Colorado today, for the record, there is no affiliation between Dr. Albert, Albert Vein Institute (AVI), and any vein practice that claims to be “Colorado’s ...

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  • Patients Without Venous Symptoms Do Not Have Significant Vein Disease and Do Not Need Vein Procedures
    Patients Without Venous Symptoms Do Not Have Significant Vein Disease and Do Not Need Vein Procedures

    Unlike coronary artery or carotid artery disease, superficial venous insufficiency is not a silent killer. Patients without symptoms do not need to be screened for abnormal valves in their superficial ...

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  • Beware of Free Vein Consults and Free Ultrasounds for Your Insurance May Involve You in an Audit
    Beware of Free Vein Consults and Free Ultrasounds for Your Insurance May Involve You in an Audit

    Receiving free vein evaluations and free ultrasounds sounds like a great idea. However, in the wrong circumstances you, the patient, could become entangled in an audit. Government-administered ...

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  • Only the Doctor Can Be a Phlebologist
    Only the Doctor Can Be a Phlebologist

    Phlebology is the specialty of medicine dedicated to the treatment of venous disease. Phlebologists are physicians who treat patients with venous disorders such as varicose and spider veins. ...

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