Dr. Vijungco arrived to the East Valley of Arizona in 2006. By 2010 he was awarded “America’s Top Surgeon” by the Consumers’ Council of America. In addition, he was twice nominated for the Guardian Award at Banner Heart Hospital in 2012 and 2013 for his commitment to excellence in medicine by exemplifying the virtues of wisdom, warmth, strength, integrity, and gentleness. Dr. Vijungco is also an elected Executive Committee Officer representing Peripheral Vascular Surgery at Banner Heart Hospital. He is considered one of the highest volume surgeons for peripheral vascular surgery in the area.
Dr. Vijungco is a board certified vascular and endovascular surgeon. He has a wealth of experience in the management of advanced arterial disease and venous disease.
He is the founder of Discover Vein and Vascular Center. He is firmly committed to providing the highest quality surgical care possible in an ethical, compassionate, and responsible manner. His aim is to educate and help everyone lead a healthier and happier lifestyle. Cardiovascular disease is a leading cause of death and disability in the U.S. and is largely preventable by personal choices. His goal is to provide information and inspiration to his patients to initiate risk reduction therapy to promote long term good health.