Author: Dr Farshid Niknam

Dr Farshid Niknam

Dr Farshid Niknam is a Specialist Phlebologist and qualified General Practitioner providing care in Perth and the surrounding areas. As a Phlebologist, Dr Niknam has done an additional four years of training to specialise in diagnosing and treating Venous Disease. Dr Niknam is one of few fully qualified Phlebologists in Western Australia.

Dr Niknam started his specialist training for Vascular and vein surgery in Sydney since 2016 and continued in Perth. He completed his fellowship of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners as well as an Advanced Diploma of Phlebology at the Australian College of Phlebology. Dr Niknam has also had specialist training in Vascular Ultrasound and Ultrasound guided procedures.

Dr Niknam has a wealth of experience and has practiced at Wollongong Hospital and St George Hospital for over five years. He has trained generally in Vascular Surgery and has had extensive training and experience in the specialist area of Venous Disease.

Dr Nikham’s special interests include: Varicose Veins, Spider Veins, Venous Eczema, Leg Ulcers (Venous , Arterial and Mixed etiology) and Pelvic Congestion.

Farshid prides himself on his warm and compassionate nature, he has strong communication skills and enjoys meeting and interacting with his patients. His advanced training and extensive experience in Phlebology makes him the go to specialist for patients suffering from all types of Venous Disease.

Chronic venous disease

In this episode of PodMD, specialist phlebologist and qualified general practitioner Dr Farshid Niknam will be discussing the topic of chronic venous disease, including what chronic venous disease is, the risks of the disease, warning signs that patients can look out for, when to refer and more. Transcript Please note this is a machine generated… Read more »