Dr. Dingchao He, MD

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Age 55
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Dr. Dingchao He, MD
Dr. He started practicing Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery in China in 1992. He has been recertified and was licensed to practice in the USA. Upon successfully completing fellowship training in pediatric cardiovascular surgery, Dr. He became an attending Cardiovascular Surgeon of Children's National Heart Institute at Children's National Medical Center and George Washington University in Washington DC. His clinical interests included surgical treatment of congenital cardiovascular malformations and arrhythmias. Dr. He completed a thorough postgraduate training in vascular surgery, and he is currently a vascular surgeon at USA Vein Clinics, USA Vascular Centers. His clinical practice focuses on diagnosis and treatment of varicose veins of the superficial venous system. His clinical and research work lead to 40 publications in well-known journals, and he was invited to review and judge articles for peer-reviewed journals, Circulation, Journal of Cardiac Surgery, and book chapters for the publisher, Wiley. As the cardiovascular surgeon in a research team with George Washington University, he was awarded a patent for the invention of "Autonomic Stimulation of the AV Node to Control Rapid Atrial Arrhythmia" and a Technology Transfer Certificate for "Device to Control Atrial Arrhythmia". Furthermore, The Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) grant of $350,000 from NIH for a new generation of catheters for treatment of atrial fibrillation and the one million dollar fund from Allied Minds Inc. were obtained for the research projects with Dr. He as a principal surgical investigator. His outstanding achievements were published in Thoracic Surgery News, International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation (ISHLT) Links Newsletter, and Science and Enterprise News. He was also awarded the best research poster / presenter by American College of Cardiology in 2014 and American Heart Association in 2016. Dr. He is fluent in English and Mandarin. He is also a member of the American College of phlebology, American Medical Association and the Society of Thoracic Surgery.

6323 Georgia Ave NW Ste 101

Washington, DC 20011

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Dr. Dingchao He, MD

Dr. Dingchao He, MD

Accepted insurance

  • AARP
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst BlueChoice, Inc.
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Delaware
  • Coventry Health Care of Virginia
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Care Philosophy

Mission: Provide personalized, minimally invasive vascular and vein care using innovative technology to transform and improve the health and quality of daily life of my patients.
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Dr. He's Experience

Dr. He's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
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  • Specializes in Phlebology
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found


  • Phlebology
  • General Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Board Certifications

Dr. He does not have any board certifications listed.


Conditions Treated

  • Leg Circulation
  • Leg Pain
  • Leg Ulcer
  • Leg Venous Ulcer
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Spider Veins
  • Thrombosis
  • Varicose Eczema
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Venous Reflux
  • Venous Ulcer


  • Ambulatory Phlebectomy
  • Debridement
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Endovenous Ablation of Varicose Veins
  • Endovenous Laser Treatment
  • Endovenous Mechanochemical Ablation of Varicose Veins
  • Injection Sclerotherapy
  • Laser Treatment of Varicose Veins
  • Sclerotherapy of Varicose Veins of Legs
  • Spider Vein Sclerotherapy
  • Ultrasound Guided Procedures
  • Varicose Vein Procedure
  • Varicose Vein Surgery
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Vein Laser Ablation
  • Venous Sclerotherapy

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0 Sanctions

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  • Xi'an Medical University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1984
  • Xi'an Medical University
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • Xi'an Medical University, The Second Affiliated Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Dc Children's National Medical Center, George Washington University / School Of Medicine and Health Sciences
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2012
  • Xi'an Medical University, The First Affiliated Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Xi'an Medical University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese, Mandarin
  • Greek
  • Polish
  • Russian
  • Spanish

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Dr. He's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. He to family and friends
based on 22 total reviews (18 with comments)
Dr. He's Performance
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  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers Questions
  • Time well spent
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  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (18)
in Arlington, VA |
It is a very good clinic and I have good experience here. Dr He is a good doctor. A+++
in Washington DC |
I received the good service in this clinic given by Dr He.
in Upper Marlbory, Maryland |
Very professional and got all the good information. All the procedure done well. I don't have to wait too long. I can stand and walk more again.
in Maryland |
This clinic is excellent and customer service and excellent treatment. I recommend to my friends and family.
in washington dc |
I told family member they can come to Dr. He's office for the vein treatment. He helped me a lot. I had congestion, now I don't have anymore.
in washington dc |
all my visits were excell and good experience and service.
Hanover, MD |
my name is andrea rodney and i am one of dr.dingchao paitent and there service was execllent and i give them a five star because there customer services was very good very friendly i would recomend any one to go there.
in washington dc |
I love this clinic and Dr. He's service. staff is so polite.
in Hanover, MD |
Excellent clinic and service ***** of USA vein clinic in DC.
Hanover, MD |
Dr. He is awesome, kindness, efficient, and good at the service. Excellent A++++++++++
in Hanover, MD |
The staff is very professional. I am happy about my treatment 95% of the service. I like this clinic but the parking is terrible.
in maryland |
Thanks God for your work because I have not walked for 11 months. When I came here, Dr. He saved my life so I can walk again. And thanks a lot for Dr. He's help because I don't know where to go until I saw TV. I recommend any one with vein problem to come here because Dr He is a miracle doctor. May God bless you in many ways! You make me walk again. Thanks God for you.
in Washington DC, DC |
Good service and treat.
in Silver spring, MD |
Got treatment and I am satisfy with the service of USA vein clinics.
in Washington DC, DC |
I experienced good service with a very good team. I can up to hill again. Painful for .
in Hanover, MD |
Good clinic, I feel better treatment.
in Washington DC, DC |
Good results for the procedures Dr he did for me. Recommend.
in Manasas, VA |
My heavy, swollen legs are better the same day after laser treatment. Dr he is good and has light hands.
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  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
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  • Cigna
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  • Coventry Health Care of Virginia
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  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • Tricare
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