With 40 years of training and experience, Dr. Khan Javed Hameed has devoted his life to providing the best medical care to his patients, while staying on the cutting edge of his fields of general and vascular surgery.
After graduating from medical school in Pakistan, Dr. Hameed migrated to the United States, where he did his surgical residency at Long Island College Hospital in Brooklyn, New York. During that time, Dr. Hameed held the respected position of Chief Surgical Resident.
After completing his residency, Dr. Hameed journeyed west with his family and settled in Southern California. There he began his own general and vascular surgery practice in West Covina, California in 1985.
Dr. Hameed has established himself as one of the most experienced, respected and highly sought-after surgeons in the San Gabriel Valley.
Dr. Hameed is closely affiliated with several hospitals in the area, including Citrus Valley Medical Center, which has two locations: Inter-Community Hospital in Covina and Queen of the Valley Hospital in West Covina. Dr. Hameed previously served as Chief of Surgery and recently served as Chief of Medical Staff of Citrus Valley Medical Center in 2010 and 2011. Dr. Hameed is board certified in general surgery and is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. Dr. Hameed has established himself as one of the most experienced, respected and highly sought-after surgeons in the San Gabriel Valley. He has performed thousands of successful surgeries, ranging from laser vein procedures to complex general and vascular surgeries.
Dr. Hameed has developed an expertise in the most advanced surgical procedures available, including laparospic and robotic surgeries. These procedures are not only state-of-the-art but also minimally invasive, resulting in less patient trauma and lower patient recovery time than traditional surgical procedures. Dr. Hameed brings the same passion and enthusiasm that he has shown in his surgical career to his vein practice. As an experienced general and vascular surgeon, Dr. Hameed can and does perform open vein surgery on rare occasions when needed. However, because of technological advances in vein treatment, Dr. Hameed is proud to offer the non-surgical, minimally invasive endovenous ablation treatment of varicose veins as an alternative to vein surgery.
He has performed thousands of successful surgeries, ranging from laser vein procedures to complex general and vascular surgeries.
Dr. Hameed offers two different types of endovenous ablation treatment:
Radiofrequency (RF) Ablation – using the Venefit™ Targeted Endovenous Therapy system
Laser Ablation – using the VenaCure EVLT® system.
Through the use of these exciting technologies, Dr. Hameed provides the utmost in patient comfort while effectively treating varicose and spider veins.
Dr. Hameed performs non-surgical endovenous ablation along with injection therapy, with superior results. Dr. Hameed is an advocate of endovenous ablation because it is non-surgical, minimally invasive, virtually painless, does not require hospitalization or general anesthesia, has immediate results with no recovery time, and is a safe and effective alternative to surgery.
As a doctor who has always focused on patient care and satisfaction, Dr. Hameed is excited to provide this innovative vein treatment to his patients.