The AVLS is the premier association for venous and lymphatic medical professionals. We make sure our members have the resources to stay up-to-date on best practices, industry news, and practice management. If you specialize or have an interest in venous and lymphatic disease, the AVLS can provide you with the knowledge, community, resources, education and tools to excel in the field of vein care.
Real Resources for Real Results
The AVLS is the largest association dedicated to venous and lymphatic disease study and treatment. We provide our members:
- live and online continuing education
- practice management resources
- coding and reimbursement tools
- complimentary subscriptions to essential industry publications
- research grants and awards
- fellowships, preceptorships and scholarships
- a community of peers who are dedicated to advancing the field of vein care
Our Diversity is Our Strength
Our members come from a variety of specialties and backgrounds. With more than 2,000 members, the AVLS provides access to a comprehensive network of colleagues dedicated to the study and treatment of venous and lymphatic disease.
An Advocate for You and Your Practice
Working with our members, the AVLS has become the leading advocate for the field of vein care. We have worked with the American Medical Association (AMA), the American Osteopathic Association (AOA), and the American Board of Venous & Lymphatic Medicine (ABVLM) to develop standards of care, certification exams, and educational materials for physicians and allied healthcare professionals interested in venous and lymphatic disease. As a representative to the AMA House of Delegates since 2008, the AVLS has a direct voice on the floor of the AMA and in Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) recommendations. The AVLS also has a direct influence in appointments to the CPT coding committee, the Residency Review Committee, and the U.S. Preventative Services Task Force (USPTF).