Vein Surgeon at Island Vein Specialists with 30 Years of Experience
Non-Invasive Vein Treatments by Island Vein Specialists
slidenew1_1541732030 - copy

Read Dr. Gallagher's Latest Article. What Can Be Done Today about Varicose Veins?Dr. Gallagher's Latest Article



previous arrow
next arrow

What Sets Us Apart?

  • Board Certified
  • Personalized Attention
  • Over 30 Years of Experience
  • General and Vascular Surgeon
  • Revolutionary Technique Using Acupuncture Needles


  • A State-of-the-Art Vein Treatment Center on Long Island, NY

    Island Vein Specialists: Now Serving Nassau & Suffolk County

    Welcome to Island Vein Specialists, a state-of-the-art vein treatment center serving patients from Long Island and surrounding areas of Nassau and Suffolk County, NY. Dr. John Gallagher and the rest of our devoted staff believe your health and beauty deserve personalized attention from the moment you walk through the door for your first consultation to your follow-up care after vein treatment. Dr. Gallagher is a Board-Certified General and Vascular Vein Surgeon with over 30 years of experience treating varicose veins and more. You don’t have to live with the embarrassment of spider veins or excruciating leg pain any longer. We invite you to call one of our convenient offices in West Islip or Mineola to set up an appointment to discuss our various surgical and non-surgical vein procedures in greater detail.

    Get the Fast, Effective Vein Treatment You Deserve Today

    Approximately one out of every four American adults suffer from a condition called chronic venous insufficiency. Symptoms may include pain, swelling, enlarged veins, and itchiness in your legs or ankles. Other vascular issues affecting a significant portion of the adult population are spider veins and varicose veins. Although common, these issues can take a toll on your health and well-being over time. Seeking treatment for varicose veins and other vein disease-related problems is about more than just being an aesthetic concern. Early vein treatment may help you prevent future life-threatening complications, including venous leg ulcers and blood clots. Improve your quality of life today with fast, effective vein treatment and a little help from your friendly Island Vein Specialists. Our Long Island vein surgeon provides the following treatment options:

    Varicose Veins Affect Patients of All Backgrounds & Ages

    Varicose veins and other vascular health issues affect patients of all backgrounds and ages, although they seem to be more common in women than men. Your occupation may play an integral role in the development of varicose veins, especially if you’re someone required to be on your feet for extended periods of time. Pregnancy and genetics are other factors that may increase your likelihood of developing this condition. Experts believe if both of your parents suffered from varicose veins, you have a higher probability of developing them too. However, you have several varicose vein treatment options to remove them and provide effective varicose veins pain relief. Ambulatory Phlebectomy is one of the most common varicose vein treatments performed today. This minimally-invasive outpatient surgical procedure physically removes varicose veins using small incisions. If Ambulatory Phlebectomy or other treatments have failed to produce satisfactory results in the past, we may recommend Endovenous Laser Ablation, which uses a minimally-invasive laser to remove deep, painful varicose veins. At Island Vein Specialists, our doctor will work with you to find the right procedure to treat your varicose veins, allowing you to reclaim your confidence.

    Dedicated to Your Care: Voted #1 Long Island Vein Clinic

    When it comes to delivering exceptional patient care, you’re in good hands with Island Vein Specialists. Dr. John Gallagher strives to keep up with the most advanced technologies in cutting-edge spider and varicose vein treatments, including developing them himself. He is the first vein surgeon in the United States to utilize a revolutionary spider veins technique using acupuncture needles that is based on the ASVAL method developed at the Riviera Veine Institut in Nice, France. Thanks to our many years of experience and our ongoing desire to create an overall positive experience for our patients, is it any wonder we were voted the #1 vein clinic on Long Island by our many satisfied patients? Check out our testimonials to see what other patients have said about their life-changing experience at Island Vein Specialists. You may also view our gallery to see incredible before-and-after photos demonstrating the effectiveness of our vein treatment procedures for yourself.

    Look & Feel Your Best: Schedule a Consultation Today

    Island Vein Specialists wants to help you look and feel your best without any embarrassing or health-compromising spider or varicose veins. Don’t let vein treatment costs deter you from receiving the quality of care you need and deserve. We offer a variety of financing options, including 100% financing available for all cosmetic procedures through CareCredit®. Many forms of health insurance are also accepted in our offices to provide you with plenty of affordable options for remedying vein-related issues. Please contact Island Vein Specialists today to schedule an appointment for a consultation!

Voted #1 Vein Clinic on Long Island

When it comes to delivering the best available varicose treatment, personalized attention and spider veins treatment plans are only the beginning. Dr. John Gallagher strives to keep up with the most advanced technologies and varicose treatments—including developing them himself. Dr. Gallagher has developed a cutting edge procedure for spider vein removal that can only be found at our spider vein center. He is the first vein surgeon to utilize this revolutionary spider veins technique using acupuncture needles in the United States.

Schedule Your Appointment Today - Most Insurance Plans Accepted

Island Vein Specialists offers a variety of financing options, including 100% financing available for all cosmetic procedures through Care Credit. Many forms of insurance are also accepted, in order to provide you with options for remedying any spider veins or varicose veins.


Get in contact with us and get the info you need.