The Vein Institute

Varicose Veins Treatments Brisbane

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Walk in, walk out, varicose vein treatment

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The Vein Institute Brisbane offers the most advanced varicose veins treatments which are safe, quick and highly effective. The treatments are minimally invasive, which means less pain and a shorter recovery period for our patients.

Varicose veins are more than just a cosmetic concern. If left untreated, associated health risks include:

  • Fatigue and swelling in your legs
  • Higher risk of blood clots and deep vein thrombosis (DVT) on long haul flights
  • In some instances a higher chance of developing leg ulcers

The Vein Institute Brisbane – benefits at a glance

  • Using gold standard, recommended treatments
  • 98% success rate
  • Walk-in Walk-out treatment
  • No down time from work
  • Minimal discomfort
  • Avoid significant scarring
  • Avoid hospitalisation or general anaesthetic
  • Conveniently located in Herston, with lots of nearby parking

What causes varicose veins?

Many people ask us what causes varicose veins and as advanced as science is, the exact cause remains unknown. What we do know is that there are some factors that can be associated with the development of varicose veins, and these include:

  • Varicose veins often run in families, so there is a genetic factor
  • Ageing is another risk factor
  • Use of the oral contraceptive pill might also be a factor
  • Standing or sitting for long periods of time can contribute to varicose veins’ development
  • Excess weight can put additional pressure on veins
  • Multiple pregnancies might also lead to varicose veins

Dr Zil Yassine


Dr Zil Yassine (BA MBBS Uni. NSW, MA Harvard, Fellow (College of Phlebology UK) specialises in the non surgical treatment of varicose veins. He completed training as a Specialist General Practitioner (FRACGP 2014) in Sydney before successfully completing the American Board of Venous and Lymphatic Medicine examinations that same year.

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).

The Process at The Vein Institute Brisbane

From consultation to after-care, our walk-in walk-out treatments are all performed under one roof.

Initial Consultation

Discuss your symptoms with a specialist doctor who will create a personalised treatment plan. During this consultation, an ultrasound will be performed.


Typically our treatment plans include a combination of treatments carried out over a few appointments. Treatments are quick, usually under an hour.

Post Care

You will be provided a post-care pack including medical-grade compression stockings. Once all sessions are complete, a final ultrasound will ensure treatment has been effective.

Make an enquiry

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1300 535 017

Open hours

09.00 – 17.00 Monday to Friday
09.00 – 2.00 Saturday

The Vein Institute – Brisbane

Address –  Herston Health,
298 Gilchrist Ave, Herston QLD 4006

The Vein Institute offers Brisbane patients laser treatment of varicose veins from our premier clinic on Collins Street in the CBD.