Staff Contacts

Dr. Richard Vazquez, M.D., RVT, F.A.C.S.

Dr. Vazquez is a general surgeon board certified by the American Board of Surgery.  He is credentialed by the ARDMS (American Society of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers) and holds a current active credential of RVT (Registered Vascular Technologist) and RPVI (Registered Physician Vascular Interpretation).  He personal performs diagnostic duplex ultrasound diagnostic studies and interprets the studies.  He also performs ultrasound studies necessary during ultrasound-guided treatments.

Visit our surgery web site at to view a presentation of some of the diagnostic testing and treatment services for vein disorders (not general surgery procedures).

Sabrina Tichenor

Office Manager/Administrative Assistant

Ms. Tichenor has been the administrative assistant of Dr. Vazquez for 11 years. She managed the surgical practice for 6 years. Sabrina may be contacted by telephone at 312-649-6562, extension #101.

Michele Krueger

Office Secretary/ Scheduler

Ms. Krueger has been employed as an administrative assistant in the practice for 6 years. Please contact Shellie for general information about the practice or to schedule or cancel appointments. Shellie may be contacted by telephone at 312-649-6562, extension #102. New patients and existing patients may contact the staff through the Patient Portal.

Content reviewed and updated on September 26, 2014.