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Less Pain from Your Varicose Veins Today.

Varicose veins are more than a cosmetic concern.
They may lead to circulation issues if untreated.

Up to 30% of the population have vein issues during their lifetime.
Get the best diagnosis and treatment at our surgery free clinics utilizing the most advanced technology.
After your initial consultation with one of our doctors, you will be advised if you require treatment.

Patient Outcomes

52 Year Old Tradesman with swelling, aching and varicose veins.

Surgery-Free Vein Solutions

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35 Year Old Mother of two with leg aches and varicose veins.

Surgery-Free Vein Solutions

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42 Year old Dentist with spider veins

Surgery-Free Vein Solutions

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Our Team


Dr Zil Yassine

Specialises in Varicose Vein Treatment Certified Vein Specialist (American Board of Venous and Lymphatic Medicine)


Richard Rounsley

Specialises in Vascular Ultrasound(DMU-Vasc)

Our Clinic


Welcome to The Vein Institute! At one of our accredited clinics our doctors will see you on your first visit to assess your varicose veins and discuss whether or not you require treatment. During your time at The Vein Institute a specialised scan will also be performed to confirm the location of your varicose veins after which treatment may occur. For people who are too busy during the week our clinics also offer weekend and after hours appointments.

Learn about our different treatments. Make an appointment now!


New Year, New Legs

Hello and welcome to our first blog post for 2017! For most of us January is proving to be an absolute scorcher and it is way too hot to be letting your varicose veins hold you back from wearing shorts! Continue Reading

A Current Affair interview with Dr Zil Yassine

Dr Zil Yassine Medical Director of The Vein Institute was recently interviewed by A Current Affair on the effectiveness of non-surgical treatment of Varicose Veins.

7 Best Exercises for Vein Health While Travelling

Previously  we wrote about “economy class syndrome,” and how sitting motionless in cramped conditions during long airline flights can increase your risk of deep vein thrombosis, or DVT. We listed a few tips to help reduce your risk, such as Continue Reading

Spider Veins vs. Varicose Veins – Recognizing the Difference

Spider veins and varicose veins are similar in that both are cosmetic issues that prevent a person from looking their best and make them feel poorly about their appearance. But there important differences between the two conditions that you should Continue Reading

Does wearing high heels cause varicose veins?

High heels – friend or foe? Does wearing high heels day in and day out increase the risk of forming varicose veins? Wearing high heels contributes to poor posture and can cause not only ankle pain in some people, but Continue Reading

Varicose veins and long-haul travel – do you know the risks?

Australians love to travel, in 2016 alone over 9.7 million intrepid travellers left our shores to explore the globe.  And given the long distances that separate Australia from other countries, most of these travellers face long travel times, during which Continue Reading

Top Symptoms and Causes of Varicose Veins

Varicose veins are a common problem. Over one-third of the adult population has some form of vein disease. But what are the main varicose veins causes and symptoms of varicose veins? In this article we will answer those questions, as well as provide information on risk factors and possible complications of varicose veins.

Get the right scan for your legs

If we were to ask you how you would know if you have varicose veins, your first intuitive answer would probably be, “Well, I’d look in a mirror.” Right? Well, as it turns out, this intuitive answer could be wrong. Continue Reading

The Most Important Things For You to Know About Varicose Veins

In order to understand what causes varicose veins and who is at risk of developing them, it is helpful to know a bit about how your veins fit into your larger circulatory system.  Below are five important tips on varicose Continue Reading

The 4 most commonly asked questions about Varicose Veins

Varicose veins are unfortunately common – in industrialised countries such as ours; it is estimated that 41% of women and 24% of men will develop varicose veins by the time they are in their 50s. Many people have unanswered questions Continue Reading


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What exactly are varicose veins?

Varicose veins are leg veins which do not pump blood effectively back to the heart and can be often seen as bulging veins just underneath your skin on either leg. These varicose veins have valves in them which are not working effectively so that blood which is meant to be pushed towards the heart, leaks downwards toward the legs.



Are Your Veins Trying To Tell You Something?

Clinics conveniently located in Sydney, Melbourne, Canberra, Brisbane and Adelaide. Call us today to speak to a vein expert and discuss your needs.

1300 535 017
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