Meet Our Physicians

Stephen J. Sanofsky, MD, RVT

Dr. Stephen J. Sanofsky, MD, RVTDr. Sanofsky is a Board Certified General and Thoracic Surgeon who has practiced Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery for over 25 years. Prior to joining Midwest Vein Center, Dr. Sanofsky ran his own vein practice at Aultman Hospital in Ohio for nearly two decades, treating venous problems of the legs as well as complex venous disease in the abdomen, chest, and lungs.
He is well trained and experienced in the diagnosis of venous insufficiency and is an expert at Endovenous Laser Ablation, Ambulatory Phlebectomy and Injection Sclerotherapy for the treatment of varicose veins. He has treated thousands of patients, many whom describe him as being a wonderful and compassionate doctor.
Through Dr. Sanofsky’s strong understanding of the vascular system and over 25 years of research and practice in Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, he is able to provide his patients with a perspective and experience that is second to none.
Dr. Sanofsky practices out of Midwest Vein Center’s location in Downers Grove.

Downers Grove, Illinois

2001 Butterfield Rd, Suite 100
Downers Grove, IL 60515
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Phone: 630.345.8504

“Dr. Sanofsky was very professional, had a great personality and is so compassionate. The staff was friendly and very responsive to my needs

Education & Experience

MD:  Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri
Residency:  University of Michigan, General Surgery
University of North Carolina, General Surgery
Fellowships:  University of Iowa Hospital and Clinics, Cardiovascular Research
University of Iowa Hospital and Clinics, Vascular Surgery
University of Iowa Hospital and Clinics, Cardiothoracic Surgery
Boarded:  American Board of General Surgery
American Board of Thoracic Surgery
Awards: Phi Beta Kappa, Northwestern University
Marcy Academic Scholar, Northwestern University

Societies to which Dr. Sanofsky has been elected:

  • Society of Vascular Surgeons
  • Society of Thoracic Surgeons
  • Midwest Vascular Surgical Society
  • International Society of Endovascular Surgery
  • Womack Surgical Society
  • Society of Vascular Ultrasound


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