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Our Office —
3875 E. Overland Road
Meridian, ID 83642
(208) 600-1550


Dr. Michael Tullis, MD, FACS, RPVI

Dr. Michael Tullis, a board certified vascular surgeon, focuses on professional evaluation, consultation, and efficient, comprehensive treatment for varicose veins. This includes a highly-individualized treatment plan, designed by Dr. Tullis, start to finish, based on the underlying cause of the problem, your symptoms, and your goals.

Dr. Tullis and his wife Michelle have enjoyed living in the Treasure Valley for nearly 20 years. His outside interests include mountain biking throughout the foothills as well as the continuous challenge associated with the game of golf. He also enjoys supporting his daughter Reagan and Michelle’s passion for all things equestrian.

  • Education:

  • University of Wisconsin-Madison: B.S. with Honors

  • University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine: M.D.

  • Training:

  • University of Wisconsin Hospitals and Clinics: General Surgical Residency

  • University of Washington Medical Center: Vascular Surgical Fellowship

  • Board Certification:

  • American Board of Surgery

  • American Board of Surgery-Vascular Surgery

  • Professional Affiliations:

  • Fellow of the American College of Surgeons (FACS)

  • Fellow of the Society of Vascular Surgery (FSVS)

  • Registered Physician in Vascular Interpretation (RPVI)

  • Member of the American Venous Forum

  • Member of the American Vein and Lymphatic Society


The Superior Vein Care Team


Renee Pierce

Renee is the Front Office Lead at Superior Vein Care; her smiling face is the first thing our clients see as they enter the building. She is known throughout the office as caring, helpful, and reliable. Her exceptional organizational skills paired with a jocular sense of humor helps to keep our practice running smoothly. Renee’s job involves scheduling, tenaciously obtaining insurance approval, procedural estimates and managing finances. She is our venous sherpa, guiding patients from start to finish through the Superior Vein Care experience. Renee’s ideal day away from the clinic is spent relaxing in the sunshine.


Brenna chaloupka

Brenna is our Registered Medical Assistant. She is responsible for the clinical flow of patient visits and procedures as well as behind the scenes operational issues for the clinic. Her coworkers describe her as genuinely happy, dependable, optimistic, with a cunning sense of humor. Brenna loves the outdoors; her weekends are spent hiking, climbing mountains; generally admiring the world outside of the city. She is vital to Superior Vein Care’s efficient methods, and she is truly an amazing asset to our patients.

Jessie Bickford

Jessie is a Registered Vascular Technologist who performs our comprehensive non-invasive vascular ultrasound examinations and assists in procedures. Patients routinely comment on Jessie’s skill level and compassionate care. She is a very calming, even keeled force in the office with holistic zen like attributes. Her free time is consumed by a very busy family life which involves a myriad of sporting activities, camping and other trips as well as simply relaxing at home when she gets the chance.