Welcome to the Advanced Vein Center
According to the American Heart Association, approximately 22 million women and 11 million men in the U.S. suffer from venous disease. The Advanced Vein Center, led by Robert Abrahamsen, M.D., has been the leader in vein and chronic wound treatment since 1998.
At Advanced Vein Center, we go above and beyond the standard of care. By offering individualized, comprehensive treatment plans for our patients, we know that we can help them meet their goals and improve their quality of life. Our staff is always available to answer patient questions, handle referrals, and address any concerns.
Meet Dr. Robert B. Abrahamsen, MD
Dr. Abrahamsen is currently the Medical Director of both the Advanced Wound Care Center and the Advanced Vein Center in South Portland, Maine. As the previous Medical Director of St. Mary’s Regional Medical Wound and Hyperbaric Center, Dr. “Bob” brings 20 years of hands on experience to the Advanced Wound Care Center.
Dr. Abrahamsen holds board certifications in Hyperbaric Medicine and Emergency Medicine. He is also a registered physician in vascular interpretation (RPVI) as well as a Diplomate of the American Board of Phlebology. He has spoken nationally on advanced therapeutics, including Apligraf, Regranex and hyperbaric oxygen therapy.
Combining his years of experience and extensive knowledge, Dr. Bob is at the forefront of his profession and continues to be a proponent of his specialty. He seeks to offer his patients the latest wound care techniques that are now available worldwide.
Dr. Bob is also a leader in the management of venous complications, such as venous leg ulcers, which is an integral component to the improvement and healing of many chronic wounds. This level of expertise ultimately benefits his patients, as they will find their wounds heal quicker with fewer recurrences.