Training Overview


Program Overview

Venous Duplex Ultrasound

Successful treatment of venous disease starts with an accurate diagnosis. At the Institute, ultrasound education is a primary focus. Training includes:

  • Venous disease education
  • Venous insufficiency diagnosis and patient selection
  • Ultrasound in the treatment and follow-up of venous reflux disease
  • Venous duplex diagnostic studies
  • Ultrasound mapping and scanning
  • Peri-operative ultrasound
  • Ultrasound-guided vein access
  • Ultrasound-guided sclerotherapy
Successful treatment of venous reflux requires accurate diagnosis

Ultrasound guided sclerotherapy and Ambulatory Phlebectomy

Adjunctive treatment of branch varicosities is critical to providing total vein care for your patient and an important business advantage for a complete vein practice. Training includes:

  • Ambulatory phlebectomy
  • Ultrasound-guided foam sclerotherapy
  • Proper patient selection, follow-up and possible complications


Endovenous Ablation

As a widely practiced treatment of venous reflux disease, minimally invasive endovenous ablation is constantly evolving with new techniques and equipment. At the Institute, we provide a wide range of training and educational experiences on endovenous ablation, including the following:

  • RF endovenous ablation
  • Laser endovenous ablation (training available on most systems and techniques)
  • Ultrasound scanning and mapping
  • Ultrasound-guided vein access
  • Ultrasound-guided tumescent anesthesia delivery
  • Endovenous ablation of great saphenous vein
  • Post-treatment patient care and follow up


Visual Sclerotherapy

Visual sclerotherapy is often requested by your patient and an important service to add to your practice. At the Institute, we provide a very comprehensive training curriculum for both the physician and the nurse wishing to learn visual sclerotherapy. Training includes:

  • Venous disease education
  • Patient assessment
  • Visual cosmetic sclerotherapy treatment
  • Surgical 1st assist procedures
  • Thrombus aspiration
  • Compression hose fitting

Office and Practice Management

A critical dimension of starting and running a vein practice is having the knowledge necessary to establish proper business practices and to be able to market your business. At the training institute, we are serious about accelerating your practice growth. We offer the following in business management:

  • Organizational training for front office
  • New practice layout and set-up
  • Consultation in marketing the venous practice


For further information call Janice at: 480-860-6455
The Morrison Vein Institute
Training Program

6301 S. McClintock Drive, Suite 115, Tempe, AZ 85283