Richard Evans - Vascular Surgeon
Private Service, Vascular Surgery
8:30 AM to 5:30 PM.
Screening & sanitising
If you have any questions or concerns about your vein or artery condition please call 0800 45 45 88 or email:firstname.lastname@example.org.
We have strict screening protocols in place at our specialist rooms to ensure the safety of our patients and staff. We follow strict sanitising protocols and ask that patients scan in, wear masks, sanitise and let us know before appointments if their health has changed.
Richard Evans is a vascular surgeon who runs clinics in the greater Wellington region, including the Kapiti Coast, Palmerston North and the Wairarapa, New Zealand. Richard also performs varicose vein treatments in South Auckland, New Zealand.
He is a Southern Cross Affiliated Provider for:
Duplex vein mapping, Endovenous laser treatment (EVLT), Ultrasound guided sclerotherapy (UGS), Varicose vein assessment, Varicose vein surgery, Spider vein treatments, VenaSeal closure system.
What is Vascular Surgery?
Vascular surgery is the branch of surgery that involves the diagnosis and treatment of disorders of the vessels that carry blood away from (arteries) and back to (veins) your heart.
Vascular disorders include blockages and narrowings of the vessels, abnormal swellings of the vessels (aneurysm) or vessel malfunctions.
The disease processes involved in vascular disorders often involve other body systems and your treatment may therefore require the combined efforts of other medical specialists such as radiologists and general physicians.
Our registered vascular nurses are:
Practice Manager: Melissa Chan, Nurse Practitioner: Carolyn Kirker, Registered Nurse: Sarah Treadwell, Registered Nurse: Kendall Brookes.
How do I access this service?
p: 0800 45 45 88
m: 022 683 7860
Make an appointment
Bowen Centre, 98 Churchill Dr, Crofton Downs, Wellington
Website / App
When you come to your appointment, your surgeon will ask questions about your illness and examine you to try to determine or confirm the diagnosis. This process may also require a number of tests (e.g. blood tests, x-rays, scans etc). Sometimes this can all be done during one visit, but for some conditions this will take several follow-up appointments. Occasionally some tests are arranged even before your appointment to try to speed up the process.
Once a diagnosis has been made, your surgeon will discuss treatment with you. In some instances this will mean surgery, while other cases can be managed with medication and advice. If surgery is advised, the steps involved in the surgical process and the likely outcome are usually discussed with you at this time.
Peripheral angiogram, Peripheral angioplasty, Peripheral angioplasty of distal limb, Peripheral angioplasty with stents.
Duplex vein mapping, Endovenous laser treatment (EVLT), Ultrasound guided sclerotherapy (UGS), Varicose vein assessment, Varicose vein surgery, Spider vein treatments.
8:30 AM to 5:30 PM.
|Mon – Fri||8:30 AM – 5:30 PM|
Please call the main number during business hours, Monday to Friday, for all appointments and inquiries.
Procedures / Treatments
This is the dilatation or ballooning of a section of the aorta, which is the main artery coming out of the heart.… More
Carotid Artery Disease
You have two carotid arteries, one on either side of your neck, that supply blood to your brain.… More
Peripheral Arterial Disease
Peripheral arterial disease refers to the narrowing of arteries outside the heart and brain, usually as the result of atherosclerosis or ‘hardening of the arteries’ (a build up of fatty deposits on the inner wall of arteries).… More
These are bulging veins that lie just beneath the skin (superficial veins).… More
Hyperhidrosis is excessive sweating that may occur over the entire body or only in certain parts, most commonly the face, underarms, palms of the hands and soles of the feet.… More
Vascular ulcers are open wounds on the skin of the legs that do not heal or that keep coming back after they have healed.… More
Online Booking URL
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Patient parking is available at all locations.
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This page was last updated at 2:38PM on December 2, 2021. This information is reviewed and edited by Richard Evans - Vascular Surgeon.