About Christchurch Vein Clinic
Specialists in all types of vascular surgery and vascular treatments, using minimally invasive, technically advanced techniques.
Our vascular surgeon, Malcolm Gordon is available for prompt consultations and expert service. He has a wealth of experience which has made him a leader in his field and the largest provider of vascular treatments in Canterbury for the last 20 years – with the most extensive expertise available in all areas of vascular surgery and treatments.
Andrew Laing and Tony Young – diagnostic and interventional radiologists – work alongside our surgeon to provide a comprehensive vascular service.
Our services include the investigation and management of:
We have treated over 10,000 patients for varicose veins, through ultrasound-guided sclerotherapy, open surgery and endovenous laser surgery (being the first endovenous laser surgeons in the South Island).
including aneurysms, carotid disease (causing strokes or TIAs), claudication, occlusive peripheral disease - through grafts, stenting and angioplasty. Mr Malcolm Gordon introduced endovascular repair of aneurysms to New Zealand and has a wealth of experience in this.
(excessive sweating) - through thorascopic sympathectomy (surgical intervention) or axillary sweat gland excision.
including deep vein thrombosis (DVT), thrombophlebitis, peripheral venous insufficiency, ulcers.
through micro-sclerotherapy (injections).
Our highly experienced specialist in-house vascular sonographer provides rapid accurate diagnosis, including:
- Peripheral arterial studies
- Chronic venous insuffiency
- Carotid arteries
- AAA studies
- DVT scans
- Pre-operative venous mapping
- Post-surgery follow-up or surveillance scans
BS RVT Oregon Tech