For immediate release
Billings, Montana November 8, 2012 – Dr. James L. “Bo” Johnson II, MD, FACS, founder of Rocky Mountain Vein Clinic (RMVC), has been asked by the American College of Phlebology (ACP) to be a moderator and instructor in their 26th Annual International Conference, November 15th to 18th, in Hollywood, Florida. “I couldn’t be more thrilled,” said Dr. Johnson, “it is quite an honor to be included in such a distinguished group of venous experts from around the world.”
The ACP’s 26th Annual Congress will provide vein health practitioners with the latest techniques, innovative and engaging content, interaction with respected faculty from around the world, and opportunities for doctors of all levels of skill and knowledge to gain the tools needed to improve patient care. A
Dr. Johnson will lead a distinguished panel of experts from around the world on a 90-minute discussion panel about Ulcer & Wound Care. The panelists include; Dr. Hugo Partsch from Wein, Austria, Dr. Giovanni Mosti from Lucca, Italy, Dr. Phillip Hertzman, from Los Alamos, NM, and Dr. Mark Forrestal from Arlington Heights, IL. They will discuss Post-Thrombotic Syndrome, Deep Venous Obstruction, and Perforator Management & Diagnosis. Dr. Johnson was asked to lead this discussion because of his experience and in-depth knowledge in this area.
Dr. Johnson has also been asked to be an instructor, along with seven other medical professionals, for an Ambulatory Phlebectomy Workshop. The purpose of this workshop is to demonstrate the proper techniques and skill sets to other physicians wanting to either learn or improve their skills.
The regional leader in the treatment of venous disease, Dr. Johnson and his staff at RMVC have performed over six thousand vein procedures – a claim no other facility in the region can make.
About Rocky Mountain Vein Clinic:
Dr. Bo Johnson is the Medical Director of Rocky Mountain Vein Clinic, based in Cody, Wyoming, and Billings, Montana. Rocky Mountain Vein Clinic specializes in treating varicoseveins and vein diseases using Endovenous Laser Therapy (EVLT) and RF- Radiofrequency VenefitTM Closure®.