Por qué es un doctor de primer nivel/Professional statement/Perché è un dottore di prim’ordine

Professor Stephen Black is one of the leading consultant vascular surgeons in London, Manchester, Ashtead and Thames Valley, specialising in varicose veins, varicose veins surgery, non-surgical treatment of varicose veins, endovascular surgery, endovenous laser ablation (EVLA). Additionally he is expert in complex venous conditions such as pelvic congestion syndrome, deep vein thrombosis (DVT) and May-Thurner syndrome. He is presently practising at the UK Vein Clinic

Professor Black is currently surgical lead at St Thomas' Hospital, one of the largest centres of expertise in vascular medicine across the world. As professor of venous surgery, he has developed an international reputation for his expertise in complex venous medicine and contributes to the European guidelines and standards for venous surgery.

Professor Black has recently co-founded the UK Vein Clinic, exclusively dedicated to the treatment of varicose veins using modern, minimally invasive treatment methods that produce world class outcomes for patients suffering from this condition. The UK Vein Clinic provides treatment with Professor Black and his team from locations based in London's Harley Street, Maidenhead in Berkshire and central Manchester.

Professor Black is also a key surgeon at various clinics in the London area (including Harley Street Clinic, London and Ashtead Hospital, Surrey), and is the surgical lead at St Thomas' Hospital. He holds several prominent positions in various vascular surgery organizations, including being on the committee for the European Venous Forum Hands On Workshop (EVF HOW) and is a programme director for the annual Charing Cross Vascular Symposium - one of the largest meetings of its type in the world. He was awarded the fellowship of the European Board of Vascular Surgery in 2011.

Throughout his stellar career in vascular surgery, Professor Black has always been at the cutting edge of his field. After graduating from the University of the Witwatersrand Medical School in 1998, and working in South Africa for two years, Professor Black moved to the UK, where he completed a doctorate (MD) at St Mary's Hospital and Imperial College, London in 2006. His thesis was on the virtual reality-based training of surgeons to perform carotid surgery - research focused on improving the safety and efficiency of surgical training, and supervised by Mr John Wolfe and Lord Ara Darzi.

Especialista en

Deep vein thrombosis (DVT)

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May-Thurner syndrome

What is May-Thurner syndrome? Also known as iliac vein compression syndrome, May Thurner syndrome ...

Post-thrombotic syndrome

What is post-thrombotic syndrome? Post-thrombotic syndrome (PTS) is a complication of chronic (lon...

Varicose veins

What are varicose veins? Varicose veins are enlarged and swollen veins, usually forming in the legs and feet. Often they can appear as lumpy, b...

Spider veins (thread veins)

What are spider veins (thread veins)? Spider veins, also known as thread vei...

Pelvic congestion syndrome

What is pelvic congestion syndrome? ...

Varicose veins surgery

What is varicose veins surgery? While more modern procedures such as sclerotherapy and ablation are generally favoured these days for the treat...

Enfermedades, Pruebas y Tratamientos

  • Angiopathy
  • Arteriovenous fistula
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Carotid endarterectomy
  • Deep vein thrombosis (DVT)
  • Embolism
  • Endovenous laser treatment (EVLA)
  • Leg ulcers
  • May-Thurner syndrome
  • Pelvic congestion syndrome
  • Phlebitis
  • Post-thrombotic syndrome
  • Spider veins (thread veins)
  • Thrombophlebitis
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient ischaemic attack (TIA)
  • Varicose veins
  • Varicose veins surgery
  • Vascular malformations
  • Vasculitis
  • Venous insufficiency
  • Venous ulcer

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  • Harley Street Clinic
    35 Weymouth Street, Marylebone W1G 8BJ - London (Central London)
    (+44) 02039342079
  • Ashtead Hospital
    The Warren, Ashtead KT21 2SB - Ashtead
    (+44) 02039342079
  • UK Vein Clinic
    150 Harley St W1G 7LQ - London (W1G Marylebone London)
    (+44) 02036503635
  • UK Vein Clinic
    61 King St M2 4PD - Greater Manchester (Manchester)
    (+44) 02036503635
  • UK Vein Clinic Thames Valley
    156-160 Bridge Rd, Maidenhead, United Kingdom SL6 8DG - Maidenhead
    (+44) 02045349236

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