Did You Know:

More than 40 million people of all ages and walks of life in the U.S suffer from vein disorders such as varicose veins.

Did You Know:

It's time to see a doctor if your veins become swollen, nearby skin changes color, start to bleed or are causing you physical/emotional stress.

Did You Know:

Veinous diseases can be hereditary. Almost 50% of varicose vein patients have a family history of varicose veins.

Did You Know:

If one or both parents have varicose veins, your chances to develop the disease are between 60% and 90%

Did You Know:

We offer sedation by a Board Certified Anesthesiologist with our procedures for a comfortable and pain-free experience.

Did You Know:

Our Endovenous Laser Therapy and Sclerotherapy procedures are incision free and provide a 97% treatment success rate.


Our practice focuses on diagnosing and treating the various types of vein and skin disorders. We strive to obtain the best outcomes by using state-of-the art equipment and procedures so you can get the care and treatment you need without having to stay in a hospital. Our various types of minimally invasive treatments can be done in as little as 20 minutes and are be completed with relatively no-pain or post-procedure discomfort so you are ensured a quick return to your daily activities. Over the years we have helped countless patients of all ages and lifestyles learn about and get the treatment they need to take care of the swelling, pain and unsightliness that vein and skin disorders cause to their bodies.

We are committed to making a difference in our patients lives by making treatment easy to understand and obtain. If you are affected by vein or skin disorders we invite you to our facility for a consultation to learn all about the different treatment options that are available to you.


Our practice welcomes you to either of our two state-of-the-art facilities located in Las Cruces, NM and El Paso, TX. We strive to provide an environment where you are treated with the absolute best in medical technology, safety, and other amenities that aide in achieving the best outcomes for any procedure we offer. Our Las Cruces facility has undergone and completed renovations and is a first-rate in-patient treatment facility in Las Cruces, NM. Our El Paso facility is located in the Valley Medical Clinic located on the east side and offers the same level of innovation, safety and comfort as our Las Cruces location. Our modern locations feature spacious and comfortable patient waiting areas, examination rooms. operating/procedure rooms and recovery areas. Having best-in-class facilities ensures we can provide you with the safe and efficient care that you deserve.


Our treatment team is led by Dr. Paul Cooney who is a surgeon in the Las Cruces and El Paso area that is well-known for his excellent surgical abilities, remarkable results and great personality amongst patients and fellow physicians.  Also working with Dr. Cooney is Dr. Don Marketto who is a Board Certified Anesthesiologist with over 25 years of experience overseeing 33,000 anesthetic procedures. In addition our team also consists of several other surgical assistants, imaging, care and office support staff who all play a key role in ensuring your treatment is well orchestrated from the moment you walk into and out of our doors.

Dr. Paul Cooney

SpecialityGeneral Surgery
DegreesDoctor of Medicine, M.D.
Experience12 years of Experience
Education and AccoladesTexas Tech University Health Sciences Center School Of Medicine.

Dr. Don Marketo

DegreesDoctor of Osteopathic Medicine, D.O
Experience25 years of Experience
Education and AccoladesOklahoma State University College of Osteopathic Medicine


My treatment at the Vein Center has been both curative and pleasurable. The staff is friendly and very competent. I would recommend their services to anybody who need them.

William R.

I’ve seen Dr. Cooney since 2012 and he has been really good in explaining what my options are and what they can do to fix my problems. He’s always on top of every detail to make quick thinking and all the staff are so friendly and really patient with us. I really recommend him, I give him two thumbs up!

Yamel R.

My experience at the Vein Center was great. Dr. Cooney and all the staff are great. I just wish I had my surgery a long time ago. My legs feel great thanks to Dr. Cooney.

Manuela R, L.

My experience at the Vein Center has been very positive. The doctors, techs, and staff are very professional, friendly, and accommodating. The treatments have been nearly painless and easy. I am pleased with my care.

Lynn D.


We are committed to providing our patients with the latest specialized treatments for vein and skin conditions. We understand how these conditions can have a real impact on your life and prevent you from being being comfortable in your own body. Our two primary procedures for treating veinous diseases are Endovenous Laser Treatment (EVLT) and Scelerotherapy Treatment. Both types of treatment have a 97% success rate, are virtually pain-free and can be done as in-patient procedures in as little as 20 minutes. 

Over the years we helped countless patients regain their confidence, health and lifestyle with the help of our treatment team. We invite you to learn more and ask any questions you may have so you too can learn how easy it is to get treatment and start loving your own body again.


Please feel free to contact our office with any questions you may have about our practice, procedures, billing, physicians or anything else. Our treatment center strives to provide our patients with the information they need so they can be fully informed, aware and in-control of their healthcare. To the left you will find contact information for both our El Paso and Las Cruces Vein and Skin Treatment Centers. Whether you are seeking treatment or information in El Paso or Las Cruces rest assured our staff will take care of you in a timely and thorough matter. You can find our location and get directions by using our interactive map under Contact Us.

Vein and Skin Treatment Center
925 South Walnut Street
Las Cruces, NM 88001
Phone (575) 523-6330
Fax (575) 523-6331
Vein and Skin Treatment Center
7812 Gateway East, Suite 230
El Paso, TX 79915
Phone (915) 219-8265
Fax (915) 219-8266

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