As a board certified, fellowship trained vascular surgeon who was trained at the Mayo Clinic, I specialize in the diagnosis and treatment of varicose and venous disease. My vein center is IAC certified unlike other vein centers in Pittsburgh. Research your options carefully before you choose a vein doctor. No other vein doctor in Pittsburgh has comparable qualifications, experience or training. My office is not a chain or franchise so I will personally design a one on one treatment plan.Read more
Through my decades of experience treating veins, my goal is to provide a long lasting and trusting relationship through mutual...Read more
Dr. Happel Jr.'s Experience
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Overall Patient Satisfaction
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Happel Jr. to family and friends is 5 out of 5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Happel Jr. to family and friends
based on4total surveys
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Level of trust in provider's decisions
How well provider explains medical condition(s)
How well provider listens and answers questions
Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
Dr. Happel Jr.'s Office & Staff
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Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
Under 10 minutes(4)
Dr. Happel Jr. Says:
I appreciate the positive comments and feedback from those patients who have taken the time to spread the word. Some comments and ratings are from patients who who have come to me for a second opinion. Some of them have been advised elsewhere to either have procedures or testing that they feel are not indicated. This is a growing concern both locally and nationally. I value the trust that my...