Fireman Vascular Center clinicians place the highest priority on educating the community about DVT (deep-vein thrombosis), a serious, yet preventable, commonly occurring condition.
|Treatment for DVT
The Massachusetts General Hospital Fireman Vascular Center specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of all types of vascular disease, including deep-vein thrombosis (DVT). DVT is a common but serious vascular condition that afflicts up to two million Americans annually.
- Learn about DVT
Find information about symptoms and risk factors
- Listen to a patient story
Instead of explaining a stroke to 22 third graders, we saved their teacher from having one
- Read a patient's story
Sean Brown never thought he’d be facing a serious medical condition in his 20s, but he did. Twice. Read about how Mass General Fireman Vascular Center physicians treated Sean’s recurrent DVT.
- Learn about the Venous Disease Program
Our physicians offer a number of medical, minimally invasive and surgical approaches to treat DVT
- Watch a segment about DVT on NBC's The Today Show
Melanie Bloom encourages DVT awareness and explains how to prevent this condition
- Download a brochure (PDF)
Learn more about DVT treatment available at the Fireman Vascular Center
- Make an appointment at the Fireman Vascular Center
Request an appointment online or call 877-644-8346 to begin the appointment process
- Contact the Fireman Vascular Center
Call 877-644-8346 to learn more about the Fireman Vascular Center
Contact the Fireman Vascular Center to schedule an appointment with one of our vascular specialists
Our approach to patient care brings together a team of vascular specialists who create a personalized treatment plan for each patient.