Most Qualified Vein Doctor in Pittsburgh

Varicose vein specialist, John Happel MD, is Pittsburgh’s #1 choice for vein treatments.

Our qualifications, experience and training distinguish us from other vein centers.

Most Qualified Vein Doctor in Pittsburgh

Varicose vein specialist, John Happel MD, is Pittsburgh’s #1 choice for vein treatments.

Our qualifications, experience and training distinguish us from other vein centers.

Most Qualified Vein Doctor in Pittsburgh

Varicose vein specialist, John Happel MD, is Pittsburgh’s #1 choice for vein treatments.

Our qualifications, experience and training distinguish us from other vein centers.

If you are looking for the most qualified vein doctor in Pittsburgh, look no further.

You have arrived at the right place. You can trust your veins to a true vein expert.

Dr. Happel’s expertise is unsurpassed in Pittsburgh.

  • Dr. Happel received his training in vascular surgery and completed his fellowship at the Mayo Clinic.
  • Dr. Happel has over 30 years of experience specializing in veins and has the longest personal experience in treating veins in Pittsburgh.
  • He is a pioneer in the field and was the first physician to perform laser varicose vein surgery in Pittsburgh.
  • He is board certified in vascular surgery, vascular ultrasound technology, and vascular ultrasound interpretation.
  • He served as chief of surgery at UPMC South Side and as director of the vascular laboratory and served as assistant clinical professor at UPMC.
  • We distinguish ourselves from the Pittsburgh med spas and others who choose to treat veins to better their own lifestyle – not because it was their chosen medical field.
Dr Happel
Mayo Degree
American Board of Surgery
SHSS
ACR

Dr. Happel talks to KDKA TV

Dr. Happel talks to KDKA TV about Endovenous Laser Therapy. This laser treatment procedure is covered by insurance.

https://youtu.be/MeJeVthu7KI

Happel Laser & Vein Center is your only choice in Pittsburgh to have your veins treated at a nationally accredited IAC vein center.

The Intersocietal Accreditation Commission vein center qualification distinguishes us from all the other vein centers in Pittsburgh and makes us unique.

The Happel Laser & Vein Center is a center of excellence as exemplified by the highest standard of care granted by the Intersocietal Accreditation Commission.

IAC

IAC certification

This is a seal of approval that you can depend on for quality, safety and competence.

It ensures that nationally mandated standards have been met and satisfied.

Vein Procedures

Treatment of leg vein disorders has changed dramatically through the years. Dr. Happel and his team are entirely committed to the latest treatments of varicose vein disease.

Vein Procedures

Treatment of leg vein disorders has changed dramatically through the years. Dr. Happel and his team are entirely committed to the latest treatments of varicose vein disease.

Vein Procedures

Treatment of leg vein disorders has changed dramatically through the years. Dr. Happel and his team are entirely committed to the latest treatments of varicose vein disease.

Patient's Favorite Articles

As part of his commitment to improving vein health, Dr. Happel covers topics in his blog to help patients stay in the know on all things vein care.

Patient's Favorite Articles

As part of his commitment to improving vein health, Dr. Happel covers topics in his blog to help patients stay in the know on all things vein care.

Recent Articles

 

Going to an experienced vascular surgeon who specializes in veins is your best bet for lasting results from varicose vein treatments. Dr. Happel is a pioneer in the field of endovenous laser techniques and was the first physician to perform laser surgery for varicose veins in the Pittsburgh area.  view all articles ›

Recent Articles

 

Going to an experienced vascular surgeon who specializes in veins is your best bet for lasting results from varicose vein treatments.  view all articles ›

Learn More about the Happel Laser and Vein Center

Becoming active can be difficult when varicose veins get in the way.

Be vein free, care free and get back to the life you love.

Dr. Happel is focused on your successful outcome to help you to realize your dream of healthy and beautiful legs. Schedule your personal vein consultation with Dr. Happel today.

Varicose vein treatments are often covered by insurance.

Dr. John Happel

“Your results and comfort are our priority.”

-John Happel MD (board certified vascular surgeon/specialist in veins)

“Your results and comfort are our priority.”

-John Happel MD (board certified vascular surgeon/specialist in veins)

Photos of patients with real results that have not been changed or altered in any way.

Phone

Call Us Today

Location

Pittsburgh South Hills

3035 Washington Road (Rt.19) McMurray, PA 15317

Location

Wheeling West Virginia

2112 Lumber Avenue Wheeling, WV 26003

Links to Important Medical Affiliations and Societies

IAC
ABS
SVB
ABA
AVF
EVS
ACR
PAMED
RPVI
Sonography
SVU
SVS