About Us

Vein Care Specialists offers state-of-the-art treatment for Spider and Varicose veins.

Questions to ask when selecting your vein care specialist:

  • Is the physician trained to perform and interpret ultrasound scans?
    ✓ Our own Dr. Whitney is a Board-Certified Radiologist and is uniquely qualified to perform and interpret ultrasound scans.
  • Has the physician received specialized training in minimally invasive procedures?
    ✓ Our own Dr. Whitney is also a fellowship-trained Interventional Radiologist – minimally invasive surgeon – who is further uniquely qualified to perform your vein procedure.

Meet Our Team

Larry R. Whitney, III, M.D.

Larry R. Whitney, III, M.D., Medical Director of VCS is fellowship trained in Vascular and Interventional Radiology. Dr. Whitney is Board Certified by the American Board of Radiology. Dr. Whitney is a member of the American College of Radiology, the Florida Radiological Society, the Radiological Society of North America, the American Medical Association and the Society of Interventional Radiology.

Undergraduate: University of Virginia School of Medicine – Charlottesville, VA; B.A.

Medical: University of Virginia School of Medicine – Charlottesville, VA; M.D.

Residency: University of South Florida College of Medicine – Tampa, FL; Diagnostic Radiology

Fellowship: University of South Florida – Tampa, FL ; Vascular and Interventional  Radiology

Rodney S. Carter, APRN, FNP-C, RA

Rodney S. Carter, APRN, FNP-C, RA., VCS Clinical Director, is a highly skilled vein care specialist with over 20 years’ experience in the medical field. Rodney has the rare distinction of holding three ancillary medical board certifications. He is Board certified radiology assistant, Board certified nurse practitioner, and Board certified radiology technologist.

A.S. Degree: Polk Community College – Winter Haven, FL; Radiologic Technology Sciences

A.S./R.N. Degree: Polk Community College – Winter Haven, FL; Registered Nurse

R.A. Degree: Loma Linda University – Loma Linda, CA; BSRA

Graduate Degree: Frontier Nursing University – Hayden, KY; Masters Degree MSN, ARNP, Family Practice

Melanie Beasley
VCS Insurance Specialist and Clinical Assistant

Melanie Beasley, VCS Clinical Assistant and Patient Care Coordinator, provides clinical assistance and follow up care after your procedures.

Amanda Hulett

Amanda Hulett, MBA, RT(R)(CT)(ARRT)
Director of Operations

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