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Samuel P. Martin

Samuel P. Martin

M.D. F.A.C.S., Founder & Medical Director

Dr. Samuel P. Martin is a vascular specialist with over 37 years in practice. He is board certified in general and vascular surgery and received certification for the Board of Venous and Lymphatic medicine in 2008. (A phlebologist is a vein specialist). He is also registered by the American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography (RPVI), a board which recognizes special qualification to interpret venous and arterial ultrasound studies. In addition, he has been  certification by the American Board of Wound Management which recognizes expertise in treating venous ulcers and other wounds.

His educational background includes a B.A. from Yale University, a M.D. from Duke University, a general surgery residency at N.Y. Hospital-Cornell, and a vascular fellowship at the Ochsner Foundation Hospital.  He was the first fellowship trained vascular surgeon in Central Florida.  He was also one of the founders and the first Medical Director  of the Central Florida Wound Care Center, the first in the tri-county area. Dr. Martin developed an interest in venous disease due to the fact that more than 50% of the wounds treated at the center were a result of vein problems, recognizing the need for specialized wound therapy.

Dr. Martin is currently on staff at Florida Hospital and Orlando Health, and  is a member and  former president of the Florida Vascular Society, In addition, he  is a member of numerous regional and national vascular societies, including the Society for Vascular Surgery,  Southern Association of Vascular Surgery, The American Venous Foreum, the  American College of Phlebology, the Association for the Advancement of Wound Care and the Society of Vascular Ultrasound. 

"I have been going to VVC for years."

— Jussi D., Orlando, FL

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