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John F. Golan, MD, of North Shore Vascular

Board Certified in Vascular Surgery

Attending Physician at Chicago area hospitals:

The 1st Chicago Doctor to do Laser Vein Procedures

Dr. Golan has been practicing vascular surgery for 28 years. It is his profession and passion – and his life’s work. When Endovenous Laser Therapy (EVLT) received FDA approval in 2002, Dr. Golan was the first vascular surgeon in the Chicago area to learn the procedure and has since performed over 3,500 laser vein procedures. Today, he is considered one of the foremost experts in EVLT and varicose vein treatment. Dr. Golan is a sought-after consultant on varicose vein conditions and has trained over 350 physicians throughout the country on the procedure. He has also supervised or performed more than 11,000 sclerotherapy procedures for the removal of spider veins – as well as other vein procedures such as microphlebectomy and ligation & stripping.

An Experienced Vascular Surgeon also described as a “Vascular Artist”

According to the Society for Vascular Surgery “…vascular surgeons are the only medical discipline trained to care for patients using every vascular treatment available and are uniquely qualified to make the most accurate diagnosis and prescribe the best treatment for the best outcome.”
A long time, vascular surgeon, Dr. Golan has been described as a “vascular artist” who not only successfully heals vein disease but also transforms unsightly legs into things of beauty – for both females and males.


Top Rated Vascular Surgeon

While Dr. Golan has been listed repeatedly as one of the best vascular surgeons in the Chicago area by Castle Connolly and Chicago Magazine – including the 2012 edition which includes only 4 top vascular surgeons in Chicago, But he takes more pride in the fact that he is consistently recommended by his patients and referred by professional colleagues. More than 9 in 10 North Shore Vascular patients come to NSV via physician or patient referrals. Please check out our patient testimonials. Plus, here are more reasons to choose Dr. Golan for your varicose or spider vein treatment. Find out more about Dr. Golan on TopTierMDs.

Dr. Golan is also specializes in Arterial Vascular Surgery

Dr. Golan is also highly regarded for his arterial surgery skills and state-of-the-art vascular therapies and regularly performs inpatient arterial procedures related to: