Look Your Best

Varicose veins affect more than 30 million Americans. We specialize in treatments to remove painful, bulging veins-- leaving you looking and feeling your best.

Feel Your Best

Varicose veins can cause legs to feel heavy, painful and restless. Treating vein disease can make your active moments more enjoyable and your quiet moments, more relaxing and rewarding.

Stay Active

Varicose veins cause needless leg pain. Our treatments are non-invasive and covered by most medical insurance plans. Set up a consultation and we can get you back to doing what you love.

Virginia Vein Institute

The Virginia Vein Institute is a premier vein center operated by Dr. Frank Purpera and focused on the treatment of varicose veins, spider veins, and other venous conditions. With a focus on patient comfort, and using the most advanced forms of treatment, Dr. Purpera has worked with patients from Mt. Airy, NC, Hillsville, and Galax, VA for over 10 years.

Dr. Purpera’s attentive staff ensures that each patient’s needs are met while also working to carry out quality treatment. Every form of treatment is done at our Blacksburg, Virginia vein center, but we serve patients from many locales, including Galax, Hillsville, VA, and Mt. Airy, NC. Patients under Medicare, Medicaid, or personal insurance will find that most treatments are covered.

To learn more about treatment options, venous conditions, and our facility, contact us.

Frank Purpera, MD, RPhS


(540) 552-VEIN (8346)


Monday - Friday: 9am to 5 pm

Office Location

1901 South Main Street
Suite 2
Blacksburg, VA 24060
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