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, founded by Dr. David MacMillan and operated by dedicated vein surgeon Dr. Frank Purpera, has been serving patients throughout the New River Valley for over 10 years.

Using an approach centered on patient comfort and safety, Dr. Purpera and his extensively trained staff carry out each procedure with individualized care through our premier vein center located in the heart of the New River Valley. Endovenous vein ablation, sclerotherapy, and laser vein treatment are all available as treatment options for varicose veins, spider veins, and a range of other venous disorders. Additionally, most forms of treatment are covered by Medicare, Medicaid, or personal insurance.

To learn more about our practice and what treatment options are right for you, 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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