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10440 Little Patuxent Parkway, Suite #820
(Located in 30 Corporate Center)
Columbia, MD 21044

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Call to ask questions or schedule an appointment. 866-923-VEIN

About Scott Buckner, MD


Doctorate of Medicine, Hahnemann University School of Medicine


Saint Francis Medical Center


Pittsburgh Vascular Institute, University of Pittsburgh

Board Certified

Board Certified, Interventional Radiology
Board Certified, Diagnostic Radiology
Diplomate, American Board of Venous & Lymphatic Medicine (ABVLM) (formerly The American Board of Phlebology)


Member, American College of Phlebology
Member, Society of Interventional Radiology

Minimally Invasive Treatment

Dr. Buckner's comprehensive, minimally invasive approach includes ultrasound-guided sclerotherapy, as well as Endovenous Laser Treatment (ELT). Neither option requires hospitalization or surgery. Instead, each is performed in the physician's office. You can be back on your feet resuming normal activities the same day.

Dr. Buckner also performs procedures for male varicoceles, pelvic congestion, and uterine fibroids

Experience Matters

Dr. Scott Buckner is a board-certified interventional radiologist. He is highly skilled in treating venous disease using minimally invasive procedures performed with image guided techniques. He has received numerous awards including being named one of Washingtonian Magazine's 'Top Doctors' in 2010; he also received this honor in 2005 and 2008. In addition, he was recognized in 2009 as Consumer Magazine's 'Top Radiologist.'

Upon joining the Vein Clinics of America (VCA) network, Dr. Buckner completed a preceptorship in phlebology, the diagnosis and treatment of varicose vein disease and related disorders.

About Cynthia Young, NP-C Nurse Practitioner


Bachelor's degree in Nursing at University of Maryland
Master's degree in Nursing at University of San Diego


Certified by the American Association of Nurse Practitioners

Professional Memberships

Member of the Dermatology Nurses' Association

Experience Matters

Prior to joining Vein Clinics of America (VCA), Cynthia practiced as a staff RN at Howard County General Hospital in Columbia, MD and Castle Medical Center in Kailua, HI. Most recently she was a staff RN at Legacy Good Samaritan Hospital in Portland, OR. Upon joining VCA, Cynthia underwent extensive training in Phlebology, the diagnosis and treatment of vein disease and related disorders, and Ultrasound-Guided Sclerotherapy.

Local Events

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  • Scott Buckner, MD
  • Cynthia Young, NP-C Nurse Practitioner

"Treating venous disease utilizing techniques from interventional radiology is a wonderful and exciting combination."

- Scott Buckner, MD, Interventional Radiologist

VIDEO: Discussion with Patient Suffering from Pelvic Congestion & Varicose Vein Disease

“I enjoy helping patients’ legs look and feel better by managing their venous insufficiency with the most up-to-date treatments.”

-Cynthia Young, NP-C

Accepted Insurance Plans

Vein Clinics of America is in network with most major insurance plans. If you have a Flexible Spending Account (FSA), reimbursable FSA expenses cover many treatments for vein disorders. If you do not see your insurance provider in the list below, please call 866-923-VEIN for a complete listing.

The Columbia office currently accepts the following providers:

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Care First
  • Cigna
  • Coventry
  • First Health
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan
  • PHCS
  • Southern Health
  • Three Rivers Provider Network (TRPN) - PPO Only
  • United Healthcare

Dr. Buckner is Located in Columbia near Gaithersburg, Potomac, Bethesda, Silver Spring, Kensington, Chevy Chase, Georgetown, Olney, Washington Grove, Wyngate and Washington D.C.

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