AN ARIZONA CLINIC FOR THE TREATMENT OF VARICOSE AND SPIDER VEINS
Dr Puggioni is the Medical Director of our Vein Clinic. She has been serving the greater Phoenix area since 2009. As a compassionate and experienced medical professional her first priority is to put your healing needs first. She is committed to provide the highest quality level of customer service, medical treatments, and compassionate care to improve the health and wellness of all her patients. Her goal is to make her patients feel better as quickly as possible. We offer treatments for varicose veins and spider veins, which are performed in the office.
With nearly 25 years of medical experience and having performed thousands of venous procedures including open surgeries and minimally invasive procedures, Dr. Puggioni will assess your vein problems and will create a custom treatment plan that's right for you. As a varicose vein and spider vein treatment specialist (Vein Doctor) she understands the importance of educating her patients on the most effective ways to take care of their legs, so they can heal quickly.
We are located in Scottsdale, AZ and our Director has been providing vascular services to patients from the entire greater Phoenix area since 2009.
"Not only I will treat your existing varicose vein and spider vein problems, I strive to help you improve your quality of life and achieve your goals for what you perceive as healthy legs" .
Alessandra Puggioni, MD
Dr. Puggioni received her MD degree at age 23 from the Universty of Rome "La Sapenza", and received her 5-year General Surgery education at the University of Hawaii. Dr. Puggioni was trained as a vein doctor by the surgeons who pioneered venous valve repairs, deep venous reconstructions, perforators ablations. She won several awards during her residency, including the "Best Resident`s Chairman Award" for two consecutive years, due to her superior surgical skills, patient management and team leadership.
Dr Puggioni completed her Vascular Surgery Fellowship at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota in 2006.
During her 25-year medical career Dr. Puggioni has won several prestigious awards, such as the BSN research Fellowship of the American Venous Forum for her original experimental research and Marco Polo Fellowship by the Society for Vascular Surgery.
After Fellowship Dr. Puggioni worked as an academic vascular surgery attending at Maimonides Medical Center in New York, where she held a position as Ass. Professor at Mount Sinai School of Medicine in New York, NY. Dr. Puggioni is double board-certified and re-certified by the American Board of Surgery in General Surgery and Vascular Surgery.
Dr. Puggioni is former Chair of Vascular Surgery of Honor Health Osborn Medical Center in Scottsdale AZ and has been awarded status of Distinguished Fellow of the American Venous Forum in 2016. Dr Puggioni is a reviewer for the Journal of Vascular Surgery.
Dr. Puggioni is a nationally and internationally known expert in Venous Disease, having served as member of vascular societies committees and councilor. She has presented her research work at major national and international vascular meetings, and has authored over thirty peer-reviewed medical articles as well as twelve book chapters.
- American Board of Surgery Diploma in General Surgery
- American Board of Surgery Diploma in Vascular Surgery
- Registered Physician in Vascular Interpretation
Dr. Puggioni is affiliated with the following Hospitals:
- Honor Health Scottsdale Osborn
- Honor Health Scottsdale Shea