About Us
   

John V. Dunne, M.D., FACS
Medical Director

John V. Dunne, M.D., has practiced medicine in Bradenton for over 30 years, and he is board certified in general and thoracic surgery. He is also a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. In 2008, the American Board of Phlebology certified him in phlebology, the treatment of veins.

Dr. Dunne was trained in Boston, MA, in laser techniques for blood vessels. In 1989, he became the first physician in the area to use this method of vascular treatment. He began using cutting-edge endovenous laser ablation technologies in 2004. He has treated thousands of patients with excellent results.

Dr. Dunne's success over the years in vein care and cosmetic therapies has enabled him to offer these exciting, advanced medical procedures at the Vein Center at Erasers, voted the best vein treatment center in Manatee County.
   

Dr. Federico Richter

Dr. Federico Richter was born and raised in Argentina and grew up in a family of vein doctors. His Grandfather, one of the first vein specialists in Argentina, helped pioneer sclerotherapy for treatment of varicose and spider veins in the 1940s. His Father has been treating veins for over 45 years.

Dr. Richter recently re-located from the busy suburbs of Indianapolis where he completed his residency and practiced for 5 years. Since completion of his residency here in the United States, he has also focused on the newest developments in minimally invasive vein treatments. Dr. Richter received his medical degree in Argentina in 2003 from Universidad Nacional de Cordoba . He then completed a year of general surgery and a 3-year Fellowship in vein and lymphatic disorders in 2007. As a venous and lymphatic medicine specialist, he is dedicated to treating varicose and spider veins and their underlying causes. With over a decade of experience in the specialized medical field of diagnosing and treating vein disease, Dr. Richter was one of the first doctors to use lasers to treat a variety of vein diseases in Argentina. Certified by the American Board of Venous and Lymphatic Medicine and an active member of the American College Of Phlebology , Dr. Richter has also accumulated an impressive list of qualifications and educational accomplishments during the course of his career.

He joined Erasers Vein Clinics with goals of increasing the wellbeing and quality of life of his patients and the community here on the Bradenton Sarasota Area. His approach focuses on the personalized care of his clientèle, always taking into account their wellness and comfort. Dr. Richter is fluent in English and Spanish. .
   

Maleta Dunne, R.N., C.M.E.
Administrator

Maleta Dunne has 39 years of experience in patient care and oversees the daily operations of the Vein Center at Erasers. She has vast experience as a surgical nurse and assists the Medical Director, Dr. John V. Dunne, with patient evaluation, treatment, and follow-up care. She is trained in laser treatments and vein evaluations. Maleta also serves as Erasers' laser hair removal specialist.
   

Svetlana Kraguljac, RVT, RPhS, RCS

Our Technical Director has enjoyed an inspiring, diverse career as an ultrasound professional over the past 19 years. Trained at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation in Ohio and attended Kent State University. She has specialized in phlebology; the study, diagnosis and treatment of venous disease, vascular and cardiac sonography.
   
Call to make an appointment today: (877) 414 -VEIN or (941) 907-3400
Erasers Body Enhancement Centers, Inc.
6050A 53rd Ave., E (SR 70)
Bradenton, FL 34203
Tel: (941) 907-3400,
Toll-Free (877) 414-8346,
Fax: 941-755-1694

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6050A 53rd Ave., E (SR 70),
Bradenton, Florida 34203
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Testimonials
Thrilled with the treatment of my varicose veins. Never have my legs felt this good. And it was easy.
R.A., Bradenton
Refreshing to experience the atmosphere at Erasers. Knowledgeable, qualified personable staff. You know how much Dr. Dunne and his staff care for you!
K.M. Sarasota