Varicose veins are enlarged tortuous superficial veins. They are common and affect up to 3 in 10 people...


Many patients with varicose veins do not need treatment but reassurance...

The Patient Journey

Julie has a particular interest in minimally invasive treatments...


This is a clinic for patients with varicose veins and circulation problems. It is a specialised clinic of Miss Julie Reid

Julie is a Consultant Vascular and Endovascular Surgeon, based in the Belfast Health and Social Care Trust.

She graduated from Queens University Belfast Medical School in 1997 and was awarded a Doctorate of Medicine for her research in carotid artery disease. On completion of her Fellowship examination in General Surgery with a subspecialist interest in Vascular Surgery, Julie focussed on the treatment of venous disease and lymphoedema in Leeds Vascular Institute.

She returned to take up her post in The Belfast Health and Social Care Trust in February 2010 and is the only female Vascular Surgeon in Northern Ireland

She offers consultations in all aspects of vascular surgery particularly venous disease and has a large amount of experience in the latest minimally invasive techniques for treating varicose veins and thread veins.

Your First Consultation

During your first visit, Julie will complete a thorough history and examination this may also involve an ultrasound scan, which is a painless straightforward procedure. This is to determine the diagnosis and plan the best treatment...

After Treatment

You will be seen after 3 months to ensure that you are happy with the treatment. At that stage any further treatment can be planned if necessary...

Contact us


70-72 Lisburn Rd,
Belfast BT9 6AF

​PHONE 028 9032 3888



2 Ballynahinch Road
Co Down BT26 6AR

PHONE 028 9268 0940



811-815, Lisburn Rd, Belfast,

PHONE 028 9066 7878