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Gilvydis Vein Clinic Expands Team

Mar 30, 2019 03:38PM ● By Hannah Ott
Geneva – Gilvydis Vein Clinic(GVC), a top local provider of leading-edge, nonsurgical treatments for leg vein issues, including varicose and spider veins, has expanded its team by adding Stephanie Wright and Ilia Jakel. 
Stephanie Wright joined Gilvydis Vein Clinic as Diagnostic Medical Sonographer.

Wright joined Gilvydis Vein Clinic as Diagnostic Medical Sonographer. In her role, Wright uses her expertise to review patients' medical images, providing insight for medical diagnosis by Dr. Rimas Gilvydis. 

Wright is a graduate of the Diagnostic Medical Sonography Program at Hillyard Technical Center in Saint Joseph, Missouri, and she earned her certification as a Registered Vascular Technologist through the American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography. She has been in the medical field since 2013.

Ilia Jakel joined Gilvydis Vein Clinic as its Business Development Director.

Jakel joined Gilvydis Vein Clinic as its Business Development Director and is responsible for creating and building new partnerships in the region. She has been involved in the medical field for 20 years, helping to lead and execute business development strategies. 

Jakel earned her Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and an Executive MBA with a Healthcare Administration Concentration at National University in San Diego, California. She also received her certification in Lean Six Sigma in Healthcare from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and received a certification in Leadership, Coaching & Mentorship through John Maxwell University.

For more information about Gilvydis Vein Clinic, call 815-981-4742 or visit

About Gilvydis Vein Clinic: Gilvydis Vein Clinic is located in Sycamore and Geneva and provides progressive, innovative, nonsurgical treatments for patients suffering from painful and unsightly leg vein issues. It is accredited by the Intersocietal Accreditation Commission (IAC) in Vascular Testing in the area of Peripheral Venous Testing. Care is delivered by a team of advanced professionals using state-of-the-art, minimally invasive techniques to help individuals get back to their active lifestyles with minimal discomfort and little downtime. Dr. Rimas Gilvydis has performed more than 20,000 procedures with excellent outcomes since these techniques were first introduced in 2001. Learn more at

Source: Catherine Povalitis, Chartwell Agency 779-537-1282