Our Vein Clinic

Marisa Brady, PA-C

Marisa has been a Board Certified Physician Assistant since 2008. She received a Bachelor’s degree in Kinesiology and Biology from Indiana University in 2004 and a Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies from Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science in 2008.

She has specialized in procedural medicine throughout her career including cardiac surgery, critical care, and more recently interventional pulmonology and radiology, where she performs minimally invasive procedures under image guidance to help manage the symptoms and improve quality of life for oncology patients.  During this time, she developed an interest in the management of varicose veins and venous disease with treatment modalities including endovenous laser therapy and sclerotherapy.  She has now joined the team at Northwest Vascular and Vein to continue to pursue her passion for sclerotherapy and help her patients feel and look their best.

Marisa prides herself on delivering knowledgeable, professional and personalized patient care. She takes the time to create an individualized treatment plan for each patient and utilizes her advanced procedural skills to achieve optimal results.  She is extremely passionate about her work and enjoys the opportunity to create new and lasting relationships with her patients.

Dena Gutierrez, CPPM,MA – Practice Manager

Dena began working alongside Dr. Woloson back in 2000. As Practice Manager, Dena leads our team of dedicated staff and is responsible for the day to day operational management of the practice. Dena graduated from Olympia College in 2001 with a Medical Assistant and Phlebotomy Certification. In 2021 she became a Certified Physician Practice Manager through the AAPC. She takes great pride in knowing that our patients are receiving the best services possible from an outstanding Vascular Surgeon and exceptional team.

 

Ken Langworthy, RVT – Vascular Imaging Director/ Business Development Director

Ken has 20+ years of technical and managerial experience in private practice vein clinics and vascular laboratories, performing a wide variety of vascular ultrasounds. Since 2004, he has worked in private practice with Dr. Susanne Woloson specializing in vascular and varicose vein treatment. Working with Dr. Woloson has heightened his interest in varicose vein disease, and it shows through his knowledge and expertise. His extensive experience makes Ken uniquely qualified to teach and prepare others in the field of Vascular Ultrasound. Ken has taught ultrasound to sonographers and students; he was the clinical coordinator for Rush Presbyterian St Luke’s Bachelor Degree in Vascular Ultrasound program. Ken is a member of the Society of Vascular Ultrasound.

 

Ashley Enhelder – Surgical Coordinator

Ashley oversees the complete process in coordinating and scheduling your surgical procedures, and is accommodating to the needs of each and every individual patient. She takes all the prior steps in contacting your insurance for necessary prior authorization, as well as plan benefit verification. Her ability to rise through the ranks, in a short period at Northwest Vascular and Vein, is a testament to the quality and dedication she provides to make our team successful.  She has been an employee of Northwest Vascular and Vein since February 2014 and is a great asset to our staff.

 

Elizabeth Garcia – Receptionist

Elizabeth is our very polite, friendly and extremely capable receptionist, Elizabeth has a passion for delivering excellent administrative support face to face and over the phone. Elizabeth is also bilingual in Spanish and English.  She joined Northwest and Vein in 2017.