Dr. Frank Purpera Jr, MD

Dr. Frank Purpera Jr, MD

Phlebology  ·  
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Age 43
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Dr. Frank Purpera Jr, MD is a phlebologist in Blacksburg, VA and has been practicing for 10 years. He graduated from Grace University in 2003 and specializes in phlebology, vascular surgery, and more.Read his story

1901 S Main St Ste 2

Blacksburg, VA 24060

Contact Information

(540) 552-8346

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Choice
  • Coventry Health Care
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Dr. Purpera Jr's conditions and procedures:

Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Ambulatory Phlebectomy
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Endovenous Ablation of Varicose Veins
Endovenous Laser Treatment
Laser Ablation
Laser Treatment of Varicose Veins
Laser Vein Removal
Leg Venous Ulcer
Ligation
Phlebectomy
Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
Radiofrequency Ablation
Spider Veins
Stripping of Varicose Veins
Thrombosis
Varicose Vein Procedure
Varicose Vein Surgery
Varicose Veins
Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
Vein Ablation
Vein Diseases
Vein Laser Ablation
Vein Treatment
Venous Closure
Venous Doppler (Legs and Arms)
Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
Venous Insufficiency
Venous Reflux
Venous Sclerotherapy
Venous Thrombosis
Venous Ulcer
Vericose Vein Removal

About Me

Care Philosophy

Virginia Vein Institute is dedicated to the treatment of varicose veins and spider veins with state of the art methods and equipment. Frank Purpera, MD, RPhS and his highly trained staff are dedicated to helping patients with venous disorders. We offer you personalized care while maximizing your comfort and safety, giving you the results you desire and deserve.

Specialties

  • Phlebology
  • Endovascular Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 2011
    University Of Medicine & Dentistry Of New Jersey
    Residency Hospital
    2011
  • 2008
    Mount Sinai Cabrini
    Residency Hospital
    2008
  • 2007
    St. Vincent's Hospital Manhattan
    Internship Hospital
    2007
  • 2003
    Grace University
    Medical School
    2003
  • 1999
    University Of Louisiana At Lafayette
    Undergraduate School
    1999

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I have noticed a decrease in the cramps in my right leg and foot. I used to have them every night. Also, when I play the flute, I used to only be able to hold the note for four beats, before becoming short of breath. Now, I can hold the note for 12-16 beats, so I feel like I have more oxygen and...Read More
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My legs just feel better.
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The pain in my legs has gotten much better. They also look better, and they are less swollen.
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I can sleep at night without kicking and moving my legs all around, since the procedures.
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I walk better, and my legs do not have as much pain. They feel a whole lot better.
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Aetna EPO
Aetna HealthFund CDHP
Aetna HealthFund HDHP
Aetna HMO
Aetna POS
Aetna PPO
Aetna Savings Plus of AZ
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Medicaid
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthKeepers Plus POS
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Access
Blue Access PPO
Blue Advantage
Blue Advantage HMO
Blue Advantage Plus
Blue Advantage Plus HMO
Blue Advantage PPO
Blue Card
Blue Card PPO
Blue Care Connection PPO
Blue Care HMO
Blue Care Network
Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina
Blue Options PPO
CareSource
Medicaid
Cigna
Community Health Choice
Medicaid
Coventry Health Care
Carelink HMO
Gateway Health Plan
Health Net
Medicaid
HealthFirst
HealthPlus
Medicaid
HealthPlus Amerigroup
Medicaid
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Medicaid
Humana
Husky Health
Medicaid
inHealth
Medicaid
INTotal Health
Medicaid
Medicaid
Midwest Health Plan
Medicaid
Molina Healthcare
Medicaid
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Optima Health
Peach State Health Plan
Medicaid
Simply Healthcare Plans
Medicaid
Staywell (Wellcare)
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Virginia Premier
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