Vein Doctor CT Profile Ridgefield/Danbury

Vein Doctor CT

ALEX AFSHAR, MD

Dr. Alex Afshar is the Medical Director of the Vein Institute of Connecticut and a leading western Vein doctor CT. He is an expert in the diagnosis and treatment of varicose veins, spider veins, hemorrhoids, and other types of vein disease, and has trained extensively in the field of Phlebology (the study of vein disease).

As a leading Ridgefield / Danbury vein doctor, Dr. Afshar is committed to providing all his patients the most advanced, non-surgical vein treatments available in a safe & friendly environment. The vein treatments Dr. Afshar employs are being used across the US and the globe to treat the most difficult cases of vein disease.

Dr. Alex Afshar is a member of the American College of Phlebology (society of vein doctors) as well as the American College of Family Physicians.

Dr. Afshar completed his residency training at the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons / The Stamford Hospital in Primary Care. He has conducted medical research at the National Institutes of Health and the National Cancer Institute. Dr. Afshar has a good working knowledge of Spanish, and enjoys reading, motocross, wakeboarding, and gardening in his spare time. He is married and has two children.

Professional memberships:

  • American Medical Association
  • American Academy of Family Physicians
  • American College of Phlebology
  • American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery