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Dr. James Fonger, MD

Phlebology ·  Male · Age 65

Dr. Fonger

Dr. James Fonger, MD is a phlebologist in Lawrenceville, GA and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from University of Manitoba Faculty of Medicine in 1978 and specializes in phlebology, cardiac surgery, and more.


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(404) 446-2800

Dr. Fonger accepts the following insurance:

AARP
Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Aetna Premier Care Network
Aflac
Dental
Ambetter
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Assurant Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
Blue Choice HMO
Blue Choice Option POS
Blue Open Access POS
Cigna
Cigna-HealthSpring
Commercial Insurance Company
Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
Harken Health
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Medicaid
Medicare
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Peach State Health Plan
Piedmont Community HealthCare, Inc.
Tricare
UnitedHealthCare
Care Improvement Plus
UMR
United Healthcare
Veterans Choice Program

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No malpractice claims found for Georgia
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Fonger's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Ambulatory Phlebectomy
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Endovenous Ablation of Varicose Veins
  • Endovenous Laser Ablation of Incompetent Truncal Veins
  • Foot Swelling
  • Laser Ablation
  • Laser Treatment of Varicose Veins
  • Leg Disorders
  • Leg Pain
  • Leg Swelling
  • Leg Ulcer
  • Leg Venous Ulcer
  • Lymphedema
  • Paracentesis
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebectomy
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Radiofrequency Ablation
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Sclerotherapy of Varicose Veins of Legs
  • Spider Vein Sclerotherapy
  • Spider Veins
  • Thromboembolism
  • Thrombosis
  • Varicose Vein Procedure
  • Varicose Vein Surgery
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vein Diseases
  • Venaseal Procedure
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Venous Reflux
  • Venous Sclerotherapy
  • Venous Thromboembolic Disease
  • Venous Thrombosis
  • Venous Ulcer

About Me

Our mission is to provide the best possible vein care to patients with venous disorders. We will treat you with respect, professionalism, and caring hands.
                                

Specialties

  • Phlebology
  • Cardiac Surgery
  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

1984
California Pacific Med Center
Fellowship Hospital
1983
University of Toronto
Residency Hospital
1979
Toronto Western Hospital
Internship Hospital
1978
University of Manitoba Faculty of Medicine
Medical School
1984
1983
1979
1978

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4.8

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VenaSeal is amazing! Dr. Fonger is highly skilled in multiple procedures, so the right match can be made to suit the need. Having specialized in heart surgery, he is observant, detail oriented, with a gentle and caring approach. I was treated as an individual, not a number. My legs feel like they...Read More
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I had a wonderful experience at Vein Atlanta. Dr. Fonger and his staff are very caring and highly professional. From the Office Manager, to the Patient Advocate, to Dr. Fonger's Assistant (Eileen), and the Ultrasound Technician and Dr. Fonger, everyone was so wonderful to work with. I would...Read More
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I had varicose veins and aching legs. After putting it off for a decade because I thought it would be too expensive to treat or it would be painful (like Grandma’s vein work of yesteryear) I finally decided to visit Vein Atlanta. I’m so glad that I did. Dr. Fonger and his staff are great. My...Read More
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Dr Fonger and staff were great, more than I expected. I would recommend them to family, friends and anyone else. I don’t think you can do any better than Vein Atlanta Lawrenceville office.
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All of the front office personnel are courteous and helpful. The patient advocate does a great job of pre-qualifying procedures with your insurance company. The ultrasound technicians are very competent and comforting while performing scans. Dr. Fonger is very calming and takes as much time as...Read More
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    • Mon: 7:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 7:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 7:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 7:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: closed
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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