Staff
  Dr. Michael Raborn MD, FACS, RVT, RPVI

Dr. Michael J. Raborn, Double-Board Certified in both Surgery and Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, is proud to personally bring his services to Northeast Arkansas with over 30 years experience in surgery. Dr. Raborn is certified in all forms of venous procedures including: diagnostic ultrasound, closure procedures, sclerotherapy, and wound care. He is a Registered Vascular Technologist as well as a Registered Physician in Vascular Interpretation certified by the American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography.

Dr. Michael Raborn also currently serves as a Colonel in the U.S. Army Reserves Medical Corp where he served two deployments in Iraq in 2006 and 2008.


Dr. Raborn graduated with honors from the University of Texas in Austin with a Bachelor of Science in Chemistry and later, graduated with honors from the Baylor College of Medicine where he also served his Residency in General and Vascular Surgery. He Completed his cardiovascular and thoracic residency in Lexington at the University of Kentucky.


Personal Life: Dr. Raborn is a proud father of 6 and has lived and served the Jonesboro community for the past 20 years.


  Teri Raborn RN, BSN

Teri Raborn joins the staff at Vein Specialists of Arkansas with over 40 years experience as a Registered Nurse in several specialties including venous access and venous related pathology.

Teri attended the University of Texas in Austin prior to completing her graduation from the University of Texas School of Nursing.


Personal Life: A devoted mother of 6 and longtime Jonesboro resident, Teri has also been very active in her community with over 18 years in active community service with such organizations as March of Dimes, Share Hope, United Way, Relay for Life Cancer Society, Humane Society, Cub Scouts of America, and USA Youth Soccer.
  Chrysta Stokes

Chrysta Stokes joined the staff at Vein Specialists of Arkansas in June of 2013. Chrysta graduated in 1997 with a degree in the Applied Science of Nursing, prior to that she was an EMT and Phlebotomist. Chrysta brings 20 years of medical knowledge and experience to the clinic. Chrysta has worked as a nurse in a Level-1 trauma center, an assistant in a state of the art cancer clinic, and most recently she was an instructor at Blue Cliff College in the Clinical Medical Assisting program. Chrysta possesses critical thinking and problem solving skills, a sun-shiny disposition, and a never quit attitude. Chrysta is a married mother of three, two sons and a daughter. She enjoys spending time with her family, attending church, and motorcycle riding. 

Margarett Tyler

Margarett Tyler joined our staff in January of 2015. Margarett is a LPN with awards in clinical excellence. She has previous experience at Lawrence Memorial Hospital in med-surg, palliative care and geriatric nursing, with 18 years in Clerical, public service work. Margarett is a people person who was driven to nursing with a desire to help others. She has wonderful critical thinking and organizational skills, and a bright outlook on life that she loves to share. Margarett is a married mother of four, one son and three daughters. She enjoys remodeling homes with her husband, spending time with her children, attending church, and learning new things.