Dr. Phillip Hertzman

Phlebology
Santa Fe, NM
49 years experience male

Locations

Vein Care of New Mexico

Santa Fe, NM

Address

460 St. Michaels Drive, Office Court; Suite 806, Santa Fe, NM
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My office hours

Wednesday: 8:00am - 5:00am
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Practice website

Fax

505662 4333

Insurances accepted

Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Mexico

Blue Cross Blue Shield Of Tennessee

Lovelace Sandia Health System/Lovelace Health Plan

Presbyterian Health Plan

Cigna

UnitedHealthcare

Medicare

Medicaid

Vein Care of New Mexico

Los Alamos, NM

About

Bio

Biosketch Phillip A. Hertzman MD, FACP, FAAFP, FACPh Dr. Phillip Hertzman is a Board Certified Phlebologist and Board Certified Family Physician with a special interest in Phlebology practicing in Los Alamos, Santa Fe, and Northern New Mexico for 30 years. He is a graduate of Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, Missouri. He is a Clinical Associate Professor at the University of New Mexico School of Medicine. He is a member and Fellow of the American College of Physicians, the American College of Phlebology, and the American Academy of Family Physicians. He is also a member of the American College of Rheumatology and the American Venous Forum. He has served as a faculty member and lecturer, and has presented scientific papers related to Venous disease at numerous National and international meetings related to Phlebology. Recent research projects include new treatments of venous disease and of venous ulcers. He has published an article on the treatment of patients with venous ulcers in the international journal Phlebology. He is currently a Principal Investigator in an FDA phase 3 study of treatment of varicose veins . He has traveled to Honduras and to Mexico on humanitarian missions to treat patients with severe venous disease. Dr. Hertzman is a member of the American College of Phlebology Committee on International Affairs and Committee on Preceptorships. He is a National Preceptor for the American College of Phlebology. He was one of the physicians who first recognized and reported the Eosinophilia Myalgia Syndrome (EMS) linked to the use of L-tryptophan. Since 1989 he has been involved in the clinical investigation of this syndrome. He has coordinated a number of national and international conferences and projects related to the investigation of EMS, the dissemination of information regarding EMS, and the comparison of EMS to the Spanish Toxic Oil Syndrome. Dr. Hertzman has published several book chapters and numerous articles on topics including venous disease, hypertension, exercise stress testing, and the Eosinophilia myalgia syndrome in well-known peer-reviewed medical journals including the New England Journal of Medicine, Annals of Internal Medicine, JAMA, Journal of the American Board of Family Practice, American Family Physician, The Journal of Hypertension, Phlebology, and Journal of Rheumatology. He also reviews manuscripts for several prominent medical journals. Between 1999 and 2003 he was the Medical Director of the Los Alamos - Sarov Medical Partnership supported by the American International Health Alliance and USAID. As part of this recently concluded project he has developed models for delivery of care for asthma, hypertension, women’s wellness, and diabetes in Sarov, Russia.

Specialties
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Phlebology, Board Certified

Family Medicine, Board Certified

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

46 Answers
7 Agrees
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Phillip Hertzman
49 years experience Phlebology
See a Phlebologist: Sclerotherapy is usual the best method. Evaluation of the venous system is a good idea prior to treatment.
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Phillip Hertzman
49 years experience Phlebology
Evaluate and treat: First an evaluation by a vein specialist including a duplex ultrasound study to define the source of the veins. Treatment may involve laser ablation o ... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Phillip Hertzman
49 years experience Phlebology
Treatment possible: The veins should first be evaluated by a vein specialist. Veins are treated differently depending on size and health of the veins that are not visible ... Read More

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Feb 10, 2013
An excellent and very experienced phlebologist
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Hertzman is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Hertzman is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Washington University School of Medicine, MO
Graduated 1971MD

Residency

St. John's Mercy Medical Center

Awards

Fellow - American College of Physicians
Fellow - American College of Phlebology

Affiliations

American Venous Forum
American College of Phlebology
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