• The Vein Institute, 56 Burwood Rd,
    Burwood NSW 2134
  • 1300 535 017
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About Us

The Vein Institute is a leading vein clinic
specialising in the surgery-free treatment of painful varicose veins.

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About Us

The Vein Institute was founded to care for patients with varicose vein disease. Using the latest and most innovative treatments from the USA and Europe means that The Vein Institute is able to offer surgery free treatments for patients. As part of commitment to treating varicose vein disease multiple clinics around Australia have been established.

Our Clinics Philosophy

Our philosophy is to offer painless walk in walk out treatments which are safer than traditional surgery, without the need for hospital admission or general anaesthetic. We place a strong emphasis on providing a warm relaxing environment for patients in addition to offering convenient hours, including weekend and after-hours treatment options. Our individually tailored treatment plans for your varicose veins means not only a high patient satisfaction rate, but also excellent results.

Meet Our Team

DR ZIL YASSINE - Medical Director


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


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.
RICHARD ROUNSLEY - Specialises in Vascular Ultrasound


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.
RICHARD ROUNSLEY - Specialises in Vascular Ultrasound

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.

RICHARD ROUNSLEY - Specialises in Vascular Ultrasound

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.

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