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Dr. David Draughn, MD is a health care provider primarily located in Gastonia, NC, with another office in Charlotte, NC. He has 35 years of experience. His specialties include Surgery, Thoracic Surgery, Vascular Surgery and General Surgery. Dr. Draughn is affiliated with Caromont Health Regional Medical Center. He speaks English and Spanish.
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Graduated in 1987
Dr. David Gardner Draughn, MD, FACS, RVT, RPVI, RPhS, Vein Specialist, is a Diplomate of the American Board of Surgery and the American Board of Venous and Lymphatic Medicine (commonly known as “board certified”).
Dr. Draughn treats much more than varicose and spider veins, like phlebitis, deep vein thrombosis, leg swelling and more.
At Vein Specialists of the Carolinas, Dr. Draughn and his team are committed to providing their patients with state of the art treatment for every problem of the venous system.
Treatment for some people is nothing more than a few injections for spider veins at their first visit. For others with more significant venous problems, it is a step by step process requiring several visits. Some may require lifelong management.
All of the procedures are simple, safe, effective and performed in the office. The Vein Specialists of the Carolinas also offers TELEHEALTH appointments from your home - schedule one today!
Dr. Draughn graduated from medical school at the University of Mississippi in 1987, he did internship at the University of Kentucky, and was a surgical resident at Louisiana State University from 1988-1993, becoming Chief Resident of General Surgery in 1992.
Dr. Draughn practiced General, Vascular and Thoracic Surgery until 2008. Since 2006, has since dedicated his practice to venous disease and helping patients learn about and effectively treat their conditions.
He is a leader in the field and has led multiple studies in vein research.
He is also published in peer reviewed medical journals; Dr. Draughn is truly a forever student and is focused on finding the best solutions to treat his patients for life.