• The Vein Institute, 56 Burwood Rd,
    Burwood NSW 2134
  • 1300 535 017
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Relief from your varicose veins is one step away.

The Vein Institute specialises in safe and effective non-surgical treatment of painful varicose veins.

1300 535 017

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1300 535 017

Relief from your varicose veins is one step away.

The Vein Institute specialises in safe and effective non-surgical treatment of painful varicose veins.

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Put a spring back into your step

Up to 30% of the Australian population suffer from varicose veins during their lifetime. The Vein Institute provides safe and effective non-surgical treatment of varicose veins with a 98% success rate. We’ll help put a spring back in your step in no time.

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Meet Our Team

The Vein Institute was founded by Dr Zil Yassine to care for patients with varicose vein disease. The Doctors at The Vein Institute all specialise in the treatment of varicose veins.

Dr Zil Yassine

Medical Director

Dr Zil Yassine (BA MBBS Uni. NSW, MA Harvard, Fellow (College of Phlebology UK) specialises in the non surgical treatment of venous disorders.  He has been a doctor for over 10 years and has performed thousands of venous interventions and gives talks on vein treatments at vascular surgeon conferences. Dr Yassine also holds the following degrees: Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Science, Bachelor of Surgery (UNSW), Masters of Arts (Harvard University), Diploma of Diagnostic Ultrasound in Phlebology (ACP).

Professional Memberships

  • Australian and New Zealand Society of Phlebology
  • European Venous Forum
  • American College of Phlebology
  • College of Phlebology (UK)

Richard Rounsley

Specialises in Vascular Ultrasound

Richard Rounsley specialises in vascular ultrasound and holds current accreditation with the Australian Sonography Association Register. Starting his career as a trainee after completing the Higher School Certificate, Richard gained qualifications in pathology, a degree in medical science and completed the Diploma of Medical Ultrasonography (DMU-Vasc). Richard works closely with all the doctors at The Vein Institute.

Maria Coutinho

Patient Liason Manager

Maria manages our practices and facilitates the day to day running of The Vein Institute clinics. She has previously worked as a psychologist before switching over careers paths to medical administration.

Dr Daniel Minh Le Nguyen

Qualified General, Vascular and Endovascular Surgeon

He currently works as a Vascular Surgeon at Nepean, Norwest Private, Macquarie University and Blue Mountains Hospitals as well as a Specialist at the Vein Institute. Born and bred in Sydney, he completed his specialist surgical training in both General and Vascular Surgery through the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons. He has received advanced training in multiple interstate centres including St Vincents Melbourne, Queen Elizabeth, Wollongong, Westmead and Royal North Shore Hospitals. His interests lie in complex venous pathologies and new endovascular technologies.

Dr Jane Li

Specialises in Vascular Imaging and Endovascular Surgery

She works as a staff specialist at Westmead Hospital and a specialist at The Vein Institute. Following three years of advance training in general surgery, she entered five years of radiology training with the view to combine the different skill sets in each specialty to be able to offer patients the best in minimally invasive procedures. She completed training at Royal Prince Alfred Hospital and Westmead Hospital in Sydney as well as a one year Interventional Radiology fellowship at the Royal Free Hospital in London, UK. Her interest areas include varicose veins, DVT, peripheral vascular, pelvic vein and central venous disease treatments.

Varicose Vein Treatment

The Vein Institute, offers patients the latest in laser treatment for varicose veins.

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Patient Treatment Program

When you visit The Vein Institute, our experienced and dedicated staff will help you fully understand what treatment you may need. We will also be able to answer any questions or concerns that you may have, and put your mind at ease.
Your visit will be set in a relaxing environment, with a warm and friendly atmosphere.


A specialised ultrasound scan will be performed to determine the source of your varicose veins.



Our doctors will then determine suitable treatment choices for you. All are non-surgical walk in walk out treatments.



A follow up scan will be necessary to make sure that your treatment is effective 1-2 weeks after your procedure.


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