Being Dr. Bein's wife of 24 years, Maria has worked closely with him in all aspects of his surgical career. Maria's experience is as a pediatric burns nurse in Australia where she completed her nursing training and midwifery certification. Maria set up a burns unit in Saudi Arabia and them worked as a wound care curse in the USA. Maria has a keen interest in the skin and its problems. She works here as our clinical director and also works directly with Dr. Bein and the other nurses on procedures. She has extensive training in vein disease, treatment, and sclerotherapy.