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Dr. Flora Katsnelson

Dr. Flora Katsnelson, Fibroid Fighters Find Dr. Flora Katsnelson

Dr. Flora Katsnelson is a co-founder of Fibroid Fighters and has long been a leader in improving access to quality healthcare. Together, the Katsnelsons opened their first vein clinic in Chicago in 2005 – inspired to make a difference in patients with severe venous insufficiency when a new non-invasive laser therapy became available. Their second clinic was opened in Brooklyn followed by a third clinic in Boston. Today, Dr. Katsnelson serves as co-founder of USA Vein Clinics, which has grown to include more than 90 national locations.

An internist by training, Dr. Katsnelson is a graduate of the University of Chicago. She finished her residency at Mount Sinai Medical Center. Drs. Flora and Yan Katsnelson started a chapter of the Save A Child’s Heart organization in Chicago. She has been an active member of the Silent Auction Committee of the American College of Phlebology.

Dr. Flora Katsnelson is also an author and co-author of numerous medical and scientific publications. Her knowledge, expertise, and patient care has made Dr. Flora Katsnelson a respected physician and leader in the healthcare industry.