About Us

Felipe Collares, MD, MS, RVS

Co-Director, Noninvasive Vascular Lab
Medical Director, Mass Vein Care, HMFP

Email: fcollare@bidmc.harvard.edu
Languages: English, Portuguese, Spanish


Varicose Veins: Practical Guides in Interventional Radiology

Felipe B. Collares, Salomao Faintuch, and a team of venous disease experts have compiled, Varicose Veins, a concise book that covers the full range of interventional procedures for venous insufficiency.

Medical Education


Vascular and Interventional Fellow
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Advanced Vascular and Interventional Fellow
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Research Fellow in Vascular and Interventional Radiology
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center


Diagnostic Radiology
Hospital Mater Dei Belo Horizonte, MG- Brazil
Diagnostic Radiology
Centro Radiologico da Lagoa Rio de Janeiro, RJ- Brazil

Medical School

MD, Medicine
Federal University of Minas Gerais, Belo Horizonte, Brazil
MS in Radiology
Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, RJ- Brazil

Community Affiliations

Local & National Affiliations

Upcoming Events

Healthy Legs at The Needham Street Fair

June 2nd, 2018 – 10 am – 3 pm

Learn more about varicose veins and treatment options, and the use of compression stockings in everyday life!

The Needham Street Fair is returning to the Town Common on Saturday, June 2 from 10 am – 3 pm.

Presented by Needham Bank, BID Needham Hospital, and Briarwood Rehabilitation & Healthcare Center. The fair will host merchant and food vendors, a KidsZone with hand on activities, Touch the Trucks with the DPW, a photo booth, trolley ride and the ever-popular pones.

Local merchants and businesses and non-profits from Across Needham will gather on the Town Common to build community awareness about their organizations, showcase their goods and services.

Mass Vein Care will join BID Hospital Needham with information regarding healthy legs, varicose vein information and treatment options. There will also be an opportunity to learn more about the use of compression stockings in everyday life!

Recent Events

January 2018

Mass Vein Care hosted a Brookline Chamber of Commerce Lunch & Learn event to educate local business owners about varicose veins

April 2018

Mass Vein Care sponsored the Mindfulness at Work event at Waterstone at The Circle