NJ Vein Care was founded by Gary B. Nackman, M.D., F.A.C.S., with the vision of creating a medical practice focused on the comprehensive management of patients with venous disorders. Dr. Nackman has a long-standing interest in caring for patients with complex venous disorders, and has over 20 years of experience in all facets of vein treatment and wound care, along with a focus on aesthetic procedures.
Every patient is treated with dignity and respect. The staff at NJ Vein Care are highly-trained and exceptionally friendly. We understand that for many, visiting a doctor can be a stressful experience. Our comfortable surroundings and compassionate medical professionals will ease your fears.
Dr. Nackman is the founder of NJ Vein Care. He received his B.S. Summa Cum Laude from Union College and his medical degree from Albany Medical College in 1988. His general surgery training was performed at Columbia University, St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center in New York in 1994. He completed a Fellowship in Vascular Surgery at Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center in 1996. He is certified by the American Board of Surgery in both General and Vascular Surgery.
In 1996, Dr. Nackman joined Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He has served as full-time faculty from 1996 until 2009 in the Division of Vascular Surgery as an active clinician, educator and NIH funded research scientist of national regard.
Dr. Nackman is an Associate Professor of Surgery at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and has an active leadership role in training the next generation of physicians. Dr. Nackman is an attending surgeon at the prestigious Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital.
Dr. Nackman is listed in the Consumer's Research Council of America's "Guide to America's Top Surgeons." He is a member and has served as an officer of national and local societies including the Society for Vascular Surgery, Association for Academic Surgery, Society of University Surgeons, and the Vascular Society of New Jersey. He has made numerous presentations at national and international meetings, authored text book chapters, peer reviewed papers and reviews papers for medical journals. He co-authored a landmark scientific paper focused on the etiology of the degeneration varicose veins.
Dr. Nackman was chair of Clinical Programs at the NJ Center for Biomaterials and has served as a consultant to industry.
Jennifer has been with Dr. Nackman since 2011. She was NJ VeinCare and Aesthetics Center’s first certified ultrasonographer and registered medial assistant. Jennifer became our Office manager and is an expert at helping patients negotiate the challenges of working with insurance companies. Jennifer meets with patients to schedule procedures, coordinate with their insurance companies, and give pre and post procedure advice.
Peggy recently joined NJ VeinCare and Aesthetic Center in 2017, and we are happy to welcome her. Peggy has been working as a licensed Cosmetologist and Beautician since 1988 with a background in a Medispa setting since 2012. She stays current in the latest technology and cosmeceuticals by both attending and participating in advanced aesthetic workshops. Peggy is passionate about skin health and welcomes any questions on how to attain and maintain optimal skin by incorporating NJ VeinCare and Aesthetic Center’s professional treatment combined with a customized home care regimen.
Stephanie joined NJ VeinCare and Aesthetic Center in 2014 after completing the prestigious program in ultrasound at Eastwick College. She is a registered vascular specialist with tremendous expertise in venous ultrasound. She performs thorough diagnostic ultrasound studies that are the basis for developing a sound treatment plan. She assists Dr. Nackman in performing both medical and aesthetic procedures.