Venous Treatments Gregory Hills, Wollongong and Orange
Venous Treatments

Vein Specialist Canberra, Wollongong, Gregory Hills and Orange

The Art Of Vein Care offers minimally invasive, patient-centred care from some of Australia’s most experienced phlebologists (vein specialists).
With locations in Canberra, Gregory Hills, Wollongong and Orange, our vein doctors have provided exceptional medical and surgical care for 14,000 patients.
From ultrasound-guided sclerotherapy for spider vein removal through to treatment of life-threatening DVT (Deep Vein Thrombosis), our team is committed to answering all of your questions and providing the vein treatment you need. 
We also offer the latest in sweat reduction techniques including miraDry® a non-surgical hyperhidrosis treatment for underarms.

✓ Onsite Doppler/Duplex ultrasound for all body areas (excluding heart)
✓ All arterial investigations are bulk-billed.
✓ All venous investigations for pensioners are bulk-billed.
✓ All miraDry® first consults are bulk-billed.

Whilst we perform most procedures in-rooms, we also provide complex surgical procedures at Wollongong Private Hospital and Camden Surgical Hospital.


Our Services

Veins/Spider Veins


Lipoedema Veins


Pelvic Venous Disorder

Venous Ulcers

Buy Compression

Vascular Ultrasound

Vein News

Vein Ultrasound Canberra, Wollongong & Gregory Hills 

AVC uses state-of-the-art Doppler/Duplex ultrasound for vein diagnosis and vein procedures.
There is onsite Doppler ultrasound at Gregory Hills, Wollongong and Canberra which means you can often have your scan and see a phlebologist (vein specialist) on the same day.
AVC’s dedicated vascular technicians will scan for all arterial disease (narrowing of abdominal, legs, neck vessels, kidney vessels, small bowel and large bowel).
The only organ we do not perform ultrasound on is the heart, which is usually performed by a cardiologist.
Scans for venous conditions are bulk-billed for pensioners in all locations except Canberra and others pay a gap fee, usually less than $100.
Scans for arterial conditions are bulk-billed for all patients. Arterial scans are not performed in Canberra.
Here is a link for your GP to refer to Art of Vein. To find out more about ultrasound v Doppler ultrasound click here.

Note: You do not need to see the vascular specialist first to have a vascular scan in our labs, but you will need a referral from your GP.
That will save you a second consult fee.

Our Team

A/Prof David Huber
Phlebologist, Vein Specialist
MBBS, FRACS (Vascular & General) DDU (Vasc)

Luqman Nasar

Dr Luqman Nasar

Dr Melanie Sung

Dr Melanie Sung – Canberra
ASUM Certified







Anne Wolfers

Anne Wolfers





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Vein Case Study – Before and After

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Don’t sweat the sweat!

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Pregnancy veins? Unsightly spider veins? Painful veins and achy legs?When it comes to vein treatments, what may be a good fit for one patient is not always for another.Here Dr Melanie Sung, from The Art of Vein Care Canberra offers the low-down on common vein...
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Celebrities who’ve learnt not to sweat the sweat…

Down-to-earth journalist, mum, author, podcaster and TV presenter Jessica Rowe has previously talked about wearing sanitary pads under her sweaty armpits and using a hair dryer to dry sweat.Desperate to hide the dark sweat patches from showing on the air, Jess...

Will my varicose veins come back after treatment?

“This is a very popular question from patients,” says Dr David Huber, Phlebologist at The Art of Vein Care.  “And the honest answer is that it depends firstly on the type of treatment, and secondly whether the treatment was performed well (using the correct...

Here are the vascular conditions we treat and procedures we provide.

  • Varicose Veins/Spider Veins
  • Lipoedema
  • Excess Sweating
  • Vascular Ultrasound
  • Venous Ulcers
  • Pregnancy Veins
  • Pelvic Venous Disorder
  • Compression Stocking Suppliers
  • DVT (Travel Related Veins)
  • Popliteal Vein Compression
  • Pelvic Congestion Syndrome
  • Ovarian Vein Incompetence