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JAN

13

ARTERIES AND VEINS....WHAT'S THE DIFFERENCE?...AND HOW DO THEY WORK?

In his ongoing series on vascular health, Dr Ignatius Lau reviews the fundamentals of Vascular health: Arteries and Veins...what's the difference between the two and how do each of them work.

Posted on 01/13/2022 at 12:01 AM

JAN

10

YOU HAVE A BLOOD CLOT. NOW WHAT?

In his latest blog on vascular health Dr Ignatius Lau discusses Deep Venous Thrombosis (known more commonly as a Blood Clot or DVT.) In this article Dr Lau explores the most common causes for why blood clots form and the best options for treatment if you are diagnosed with one.

Posted on 01/10/2022 at 09:01 PM

DEC

03

TRANSCAROTID ARTERY REVASCULARIZATION: THE FUTURE OF CAROTID SURGERY

For over 25 years South Bay Vascular Center and Vein Institute has been Santa Clara County's premiere independent center for the care and treatment of vascular related illnesses.  Exceptional patient care, using state of the art surgical procedures is at the center of everything we do.  This approach, coupled with unmatched surgical outcomes, is why more independent physicians refer their vascular patients to South Bay Vascular than to any other vascular surgeon in the valley...and it is why South Bay Vascular Center and Vein Institute has earned the reputation as the regions most trusted vascular surgical practice.

From the most delicate to the most complex our surgeons offer hope when other say there is none. We find the "why", so patients have real solutions to living a healthy life and it is the reason why every year over 350 independent community doctors refer their patients to our clinic for vascular care.

Continuing this tradition of excellence and innovation, our newest Vascular Surgeon, Dr Ignatius H Lau brings state of the art training to South Bay Vascular Center to help treat patients suffering from carotid artery disease.  Dr Lau's skill and experience using the latest surgical technique for treating carotid artery disease, TCAR raises the bar in the care and treatment of patients suffering from carotid artery disease.  His expertise in this area, combined with his advanced vascular fellow ship training at one of our nations top universities continues to position South Bay Vascular Center as the leading center for the care and treatment of vascular disease in Silicon Valley and all of Northern California.

Posted on 12/03/2021 at 01:12 AM

“I found Dr. Kokinos to be excellent at explaining, assessing, and treating. It is wonderful to find an excellent doctor who is also a friendly and compassionate person.”

– SBVC patient

“For over 12 months I went between UCSF and Stanford Clinics trying to get diagnosed because I was so ill...no one could ever find a cause to any of my symptoms....it turns out it was a blood flow problem that was making me so sick. I am very thankful I found Dr. Kokinos!”

– SBVC patient