Lori Greenwald

Medical Director and Founder of Vanishing Veins and Vivesse

About Me

Lori Greenwald M.D., FACS is the Medical Director and Founder at Vanishing Veins, which is one of the only medical facilities in Connecticut run by a board certified vascular surgeon who has devoted her career to treating vein conditions. Over 5,000 square feet of spa like state of the art medical facility with esthetic services. She is proud to be one of the only surgeons in the state of Connecticut board certified in both vascular surgery and phlebology (the specialty of vein care). Is a nationally recognized vascular surgeon who has been in practice since 1985. In 1989 she moved to Hartford and has been in private practice in that area since then. Dr. Greenwald founded one of the premier vascular surgery groups in the tristate area in 1995 and has been a member of the teaching staff at the University of Connecticut Medical School and residency program.

In 2003 she decided to focus on her passion, the care of venous problems, and founded Vanishing Veins. It has become one of the centers of excellence for vein care in the country. She has personally performed over two thousand ablation procedures and thousands of other vein treatment procedures. Dr. Greenwald completed her general surgery residency at NYU-Bellevue Medical Center and her vascular surgery fellowship at Temple University. She is board certified in Vascular Surgery and Phlebology. In recognition of her excellence Dr. Greenwald was chosen by Money Magazine as one of the Northeast's top Vascular Surgeons. She was also voted one of America's Top Surgeons for Vascular Surgery and Phlebology by the Consumers' Research Council of America in 2009..

She is currently involved with American Medical Association, The American College of Surgery (where she is a fellow), The Association of Women Surgeons, The Society of Vascular Surgery, The New England Vascular Society, the American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery and the American College of Phlebology. She is drawn to and passionate about charitable organizations such as Dress for Success, Interval House.

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