Houston (Westchase), Texas
"I am excited to be part of the VCA team of expert physicians who focus solely on vein disease and are able to comfortably manage a wide range of patient vein conditions."
- Mario R. Salazar
Mario R. Salazar, MD, FACS
Mario R. Salazar, M.D. graduated from the University of Texas Health Center in Houston, TX. He did a Family Practice Internship at McAllen Medical Center UT-San Antonio, TX and went on to complete a General Surgery Residency at St. Joseph Hospital-University of Illinois in Chicago, IL and an MIS Fellowship in GI Surgery and Therapeutic Endoscopy at the Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center in Columbus, OH. Dr. Salazar is board certified by the American Board of Surgery in General Surgery.
Prior to joining Vein Clinics of America (VCA), Dr. Salazar was in private practice in Beeville and Dallas, TX. Most recently, he was an Assistant Professor of Surgery at Texas Tech University-PB.
Upon joining VCA, Dr. Salazar underwent further extensive training in phlebology, the diagnosis and treatment of varicose vein disease and related disorders. During this time, he received additional training in ultrasound-guided foam sclerotherapy and endovenous laser treatment, also referred to as ELT or EVLT.
His existing surgical and therapeutic endoscopy experience and refined use of minimally invasive procedures allows him to meet the needs of each patient by treating a wide spectrum of venous insufficiency from the smallest spider vein to the largest varicose vein, in a comfortable outpatient environment devoted exclusively to the treatment of vein disorders.
Dr. Salazar is supported by an exceptional clinical and administrative team dedicated to excellence in the treatment of chronic vein disorders.
About Mario R. Salazar
University of Texas Health Center in Houston, TX
McAllen Medical Center UT-San Antonio, TX
St. Joseph Hospital-University of Illinois in Chicago, IL
GI Surgery and Therapeutic Endoscopy at the Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center in Columbus, OH
American Board of Surgery in General Surgery
Accepted Insurance Plans
We work with many different insurance plans. Please call us at 844-315-8346 to see if your particular plan is in network with this clinic. Keep in mind that we also offer customized solutions for patients who don’t have applicable insurance coverage and financing options to assist with your health care decisions. HSA or FSA accounts may also cover your treatment plans. We are standing by to help you. Call us today! 844-315-8346.