News & Events

Mercer Medical Grand Rounds

On Jan. 11, 2012, Dr. Harper had the opportunity to speak to the Mercer University School of Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine residents for their January Grand Rounds. He also spoke to Mercer's Family Medicine residents on March 2, 2012. His topic for both events was the Prevention of Venous Thromboembolism: DVT "deep vein thrombosis" and PE "pulmonary embolism". Between 350,000 - 600,000 suffer from VTE...

2011 ACP Conference

Dr Harper, Terri and Elizabeth Hall, RN attended the 25th annual American College of Phlebology conference in Los Angelos. Dr Harper participated in various committees, Terri spoke on a sclerotherapy expert panel and Elizabeth did a presentation on skin changes in venous disease....

VSS Sponsors the Otis Redding Tribute

On Friday, September 9, the city of Macon came to life with laughter, food, and good music! The City of Macon and the County of Bibb officially declared Sept 9 as "Otis Redding Day." After a fun filled Friday evening, the Otis Redding Tribute continued into Saturday. The Macon City Auditorium filled with people Saturday evening to enjoy an "Evening of Respect" tribute concert, dinner,...

Vein Specialists of the South and Dr. Ken Harper speak to local Podiatric Medicine Group

Macon, Georgia - Vein Specialists of the South, Medical Director Dr. Kenneth E. Harper, spoke to local Podiatrists on the topic, 'OpenYour Eyes to Vein Disease' on February 28th. Podiatrists attending the lecture received CME credits through the state association of podiatrist GPMA. The topic of emphasis was 'Phlebology' the diagnosis and treatment of venous disease including varicose veins, spider veins, leg swelling, DVT and PE....

Vein Specialists Of The South Receives Accreditation from Intersocietal Commission for the Accreditation of Vascular Laboratories (ICAVL)

Macon, Georgia - Vein Specialists Of The South, the offices of Dr. Kenneth E. Harper, has attained recognition from the Intersocietal Commission for the Accreditation of Vascular Laboratories (ICAVL) for its commitment to providing a high level of patient care and quality testing for the diagnosis of vascular disease. The facility received accreditation by The Intersocietal Commission for the Accreditation of Vascular Laboratories (ICAVL). Cardiovascular disease...

VSS hosts Dr. B.B. Lee

Vein Specialists of the South, LLC was pleased to host Dr. B.B. Lee in a visit to Macon on September 29-October 1. Dr. Lee professor of surgery at Georgetown University in Washington, DC, is a vascular and transplant surgeon who is the world leader in the treatment of vascular malformations. Dr. Lee lectured at Grand Rounds for the surgical residents at Mercer University School of Medicine...