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Mass Vein Care

We're moving to a new location...

As of Monday June 5th, 2017, Mass Vein Care (MVC) is moving to 1101 Beacon Street, Brookline, MA. Our new number is 617-754-0450.

Trust Your Legs to Us

With our convenient location at Beth Israel Deaconess HealthCare-Chestnut Hill, Mass Vein Care is the ideal location to diagnose and treat your vein disease.

Mass Vein Care Before and After

Specializing in Minimally Invasive Techniques

Laser Ablation

A minimally invasive alternative to vein stripping, endovenous laser ablation uses laser energy to ablate, or seal off, incompetent veins.


Often used as an adjunct to ablation, can be used to treat some varicose and nearly all spider veins.

Common Signs of Vein Disease

  • Itching or burning feeling in limbs
  • Visibly bulging veins
  • Pain and aching in limbs
  • Skin discoloration and/or ulcerations
  • Swollen legs or ankles
  • Leg fatigue, cramping and/or restless legs

Vein Disease Patient Resources

Our Experienced Staff

The Massachusetts Vein Care Center was founded in 2003 and is staffed by highly skilled interventional radiologists with Harvard Medical School appointments.

Contact Information

Mass Vein Care
Beth Israel Deaconess HealthCare-
Chestnut Hill
200 Boylston St., Radiology Suite (4th Floor)
Chestnut Hill, MA 02467
Phone: 617-754-9500


Meet Our Team

Felipe Collares, MDFelipe Collares, MD, MS
Medical Director, Mass Vein Care;
Staff Radiologist in Vascular & Interventional Radiology, BIDMC;
Instructor in Radiology, Harvard Medical School

Barry Sacks, MD Barry Sacks, MD
Chief, Vascular & Interventional Radiology, BIDMC;
Clinical Associate Professor of Radiology, Harvard Medical School