The doctors at MetroDerm PC are dedicated to the health and wellbeing of their patients. Experience showed them that there was a need for a board-certified vascular surgeon to join their practice. More than 40 million people in the US suffer from varicose veins. Other vein conditions are equally as prevalent. Besides being painful and unsightly, vascular conditions can cause other health-related problems.
The Search for a Vein Expert
After a meticulous search, Laura Garvey, M.D., a highly-qualified, board-certified provider, was selected to join the MetroDerm team. Dr. Garvey came on board in September 2017. She specializes in the treatment of all venous diseases and works with patients in the Johnson Ferry/Perimeter location.
A Highly-Qualified Doctor
Dr. Garvey’s curriculum vita is extensive and impressive. She was an Echols Scholar and member of Phi Beta Kappa at the University of Virginia where she was awarded her Bachelor’s Degree in Biology. In 1995 she was graduated from the University of California Medical School in Los Angeles. Her residency and fellowship training in General Surgery and Vascular Surgery were completed at the University Of Pittsburgh Medical Center in 2002. Dr. Garvey was registered as a Vascular Technologist in 2007.
There is a wide range of symptoms and conditions related to vascular health, and they can vary from patient to patient. Because of her experience and expertise, Dr. Laura Garvey is able to diagnose vascular problems, discuss treatment options with her patients, and get them on the road to better health. In all areas of treatment, MetroDerm PC is dedicated to providing the most innovative treatments and their signature 5-Star patient experience.
Superior and Comprehensive Care
Many vein conditions are covered by health insurance or Medicare. Find out more about some of Dr. Garvey’s most common procedures and the conditions she treats:
- Vascular Ultrasounds
- Vein Ligation
- Endovenous Laser Vein Treatment (EVLT)
- Varicose Veins
- Spider Veins
Dr. Garvey is an active member of the American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography and a Fellow of the American College of Surgery.
Dr. Garvey likes to spend time with her husband and 3 boys. Her hobbies are hiking, skiing, and playing tennis.
You can trust MetroDerm’s doctors to take good care of you. If you have a dermatological concern, a vein condition, or skin cancer, call our office to make an appointment. MetroDerm is conveniently located to serve all of metro Atlanta, GA.
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