The doctors at Dr. Smile Medical Group are a team of exceptional physicians who have come from international hospitals and top-tier medical institutions to join us full-time after stepping out of the traditional medical system. They are dedicated to providing diagnostic and treatment services, conducting medical research, developing clinical technologies, and delivering educational training focused on lower limb vein diseases.
Our team of doctors embraces an international approach to diagnosis and treatment, incorporating advanced techniques. We are committed to offering patients safe, minimally invasive, personalized, cutting-edge, and pleasant healthcare services. Currently, we have expert teams based in Beijing and Shanghai, with over 20 years of clinical experience and tens of thousands of cases treated. Our patients come from dozens of countries and regions worldwide.
Dr. Sophie Zhu has more than ten years of clinical experience， provided vein care, and healthcare service to over 6000 patients, and performed over 3000 procedures to treat varicose veins. In addition to focusing on diagnosing and treating venous diseases of the lower limbs, Dr. Sophie Zhu has participated in many international academic exchanges and held important positions. She used to be a visiting scholar at the venous disease center of Englewood hospital in the United States and CHIVA center in Cremona, Italy. Vice chairman of the Phlebology Specialty Committee of Chinese Aging Well Association. Member of Global CHIVA Certification Program Subject Member Experts Panel. General secretary of the organizing committee of Global Venous Forum.
Dr. Yi Jian Gu
Dr.Yijian Gu is the attending physician of Dr. Smile Medical Group International Vein Center. He is the speaker of Global Venous Forum 2021, medical editor of Global Venous Disease. Dr.Yijian Gu specializes in diagnosing and treating common diseases of the lower extremity venous system, hemodynamic assessment of the lower extremity venous system, minimally invasive treatment of lower extremity varicose veins, and hemodynamic based varicose vein CHIVA treatment techniques.
Juha Pitkaenen,M.D. , Attending Surgeon of Dr.Smile Medical Group International Vein Center. Senior vascular surgeon from Finland. Member of European Society for Vascular and Endovascular Surgery. The pioneer of CHIVA for treating varicose veins in Finland.
Dr. Xuan Su specializes in diagnosing and treating common diseases of the lower extremity venous system, hemodynamic assessment of the lower extremity venous system, minimally invasive treatment of lower extremity varicose veins, and hemodynamic based varicose vein CHIVA treatment techniques.