Meet Dr. Krikorian

Meet the Leading Vein Care
Specialist in the St. Louis Area

Dr. Raffi Krikorian, MD, FACC, RVT, RPVI Leading Vein Specialist

Dr. Raffi Krikorian has turned vein care into an art form. He is always creating better solutions for his patients, willing to push beyond the limits of traditional treatments. He listens to every patient, genuinely wanting to solve their issues. He believes health and beauty are intertwined, and has developed exceptional expertise at restoring vein health while leaving beautiful results.

Constantly striving to improve care for his patients, Dr. Krikorian stays up-to-date on cutting-edge medical technologies and techniques by attending national forums and receiving one-on-one, hands-on training with national experts in the fields of venous and lymphatic medicine. As a member of The vWIN Foundation, his continuous learning and depth of experience allows him to bring the best and most modern treatments to his patients.

Dr. Krikorian always provides the highest standards of treatment. All of his in-office testing is accredited by IAC Vascular Testing. Dr. Krikorian is one of only a few board-certified cardiologists to also have a strong interest in the vascular, venous, and lymphatic medicine components of overall health. As both owner and medical director of Virtue Vein & Lymphatic Center, he brings a unique, positive approach to the diverse needs of his patients

Board Certifications

  • Diplomat in Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Diplomat in Interventional Cardiology
  • Diplomat in Nuclear Cardiology
  • Diplomat in Echocardiography
  • Diplomat in Venous and Lymphatic Medicine
  • Registered Vascular Technician (RVT)
  • Registered Physician Vascular Interpretation (RPVI)
  • Certificate of accreditation by Inter-societal Accreditation Commission for Vascular Labs[ICAVL]
  • Certification from the European College of Phlebology

Medical Training

Medical Degree
Higher Institute of Medicine–Varna, Bulgaria


Internal Medicine Internship
Oakwood Hospital, Dearborn, MI


Internal Medicine Residency
Saint Louis University, Saint Louis, MO


Cardiology Fellowship
University of Missouri/Mid-America Heart Institute


Interventional Cardiology Fellowship
Mid-America Heart Institute


Proctorships/Training Courses
Dr. Nick Morrison, President American College of Phlebology


American College of Cardiology
American College of Phlebology

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