Colorado’s Vein Specialist Vein Center of Excellence


First IAC Accredited Vein Center in Colorado

Albert Vein Institute has been granted accreditation in Superficial Venous Evaluation and Management by the Intersocietal Accreditation Commission (IAC). Dr. James Albert voluntarily underwent a thorough review of operational and technical components by a panel of experts. The IAC accreditation is granted only to facilities that are found to be providing quality patient care, in compliance with national standards through a comprehensive evaluation process.

With Dr. Albert’s unparalleled expertise, personal dedication to each patient and highest quality of care, AVI is the first and only vein care facility in the state of Colorado to receive the IAC Vein Center accreditation!

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    RPVI Accreditation

    The Registered Physician in Vascular Interpretation (RPVI) credential, developed in response to requests from physicians in the vascular surgery and in vascular medicine communities, documents the highest standard in vascular ultrasound interpretation. To be eligible for an RPVI credential, you must first meet specific educational and professional experience requirements. You must then pass the Physicians’ Vascular Interpretation (PVI) examination, which is four hours long and contains 200 multiple-choice questions. To maintain Active status once credentialed, you must accrue a minimum of 30 CME credits in vascular ultrasound per three year CME period, pay your annual renewal fee by December 31st and comply with the recertification requirements.

    Fellow of the American Vein and Lymphatic Society

    Fellows of the American Vein and Lymphatic Society (FAVLS) are recognized for their substantial commitment and contribution to the specialty of venous disease treatment and care. Their commitment to the field is shown through volunteerism, authored publications, education, years of practice, leadership and any other quality or behavior that leads to the advancement of vein care. Fellows of the American Vein and Lymphatic Society are members who have already achieved Premier Active status. Fellows are designated with “FAVLS”.

    Top Doc Awards

    For seven years in a row, Dr. James D. Albert has been voted a top doctor in the Colorado Springs Style Magazine by fellow medical professionals. The survey recognized Albert’s training, experience, recognition, and certifications that allow him to bring exceptional medical expertise and surgical skills to each patient.

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    Our Commitment to Excellence

    • Accredited Facility - Vein Center
    • American Vein & Lymphatic Society
    • Registered Physician - Invascular Interpretation
    • The American Board of Venous & Lymphatic Medicine
    • The American Board of Thoracic Surgery
    • Best Doctor 2020
    • Colorado Springs Top Docs 2018
    • Accredit Facility - Vascular Testing
    • AVI Celebrating 16 Years of Vein Care