From the moment you step into Illinois Vein Specialists and meet Dr. Stephen Rivard, you know he is the right doctor for you.Dr. Rivard's priority is always the patient. Venous health says so much about our entire bodies general health and your appointment time is just for YOU. The wait in the lobby is usually no longer than 5 minutes. You never feel rushed and can ask questions without worry of running out of time. He realizes patients may have anxiety about seeing a doctor and once you walk into his office you immediately are put at ease by his lobby and his staff. Warm, inviting and a staff that meets you with a smile.
After 27+ years in the Emergency room, then going back to school and getting Board Certified, Dr. Rivard's expertise cannot be duplicated. Once he has checked your veins and listened to your history he takes the time to talk you about what he has learned right then and there!
Sometimes there is no need to have any procedures, other times you may need to see a doctor in a completely different field, but always he assess your entire body health along with your venous health. He helps you choose the next steps in your treatment. If you are in need of his care, his staff works to set up your appointments, insurance concerns and plans for the next steps needed to get you to your optimal health.
After over 10,000 procedures and 10+ years, Dr. Rivard is the specialist everyone should see for their veins.
OUR PHILOSOPHY. FIND A BOARD CERTIFIED VENOUS AND LYMPHATIC DOCTOR.
At Illinois Vein Specialists, we understand that seeking proper care is just as important to you as it is for us. That is why we focus only on treating varicose and spider veins and provide the most advanced and effective treatments available today. We treat patients from Buffalo Grove, Cary, Elgin, Algonquin, Palatine, Vernon Hills, Crystal Lake, Hoffman Estates, Lake Zurich, Fox River Grove, Mundelein, Grayslake, Wauconda, Glenview, Northbrook, Chicago, and all areas of Barrington, Illinois.
We understand that when you choose a doctor you want to go to someone you know, like and trust, and honestly so do we. We know that patients come to us most often from satisfied patient referrals, but we encourage you to do your own homework and ask around. In the end no matter where you live or who you decide to have treat your varicose or spider veins find someone who focuses only on diagnosing and treating varicose and spider veins -- find a Board Certified Venous and Lymphatic Doctor.