If you can’t properly accomplish diagnosing vein disease and locate the source of a problem, then it can’t be fixed. In many ways, our ultrasound technicians are at the core of our ACR accredited labs. Doppler ultrasound is the diagnostic tool of choice for nearly all vein conditions. At the Advanced Vein Center, this technology…Read More
Swelling is one of the most common symptoms of many conditions that affect the leg, but why? The answer has to do with gravity. While standing, your legs become the lowest points of your body. This means that the body has to work extra hard to pump blood back up the legs and towards the…Read More
If you suffer from restless legs syndrome (RLS), you are all too familiar with that pulling or tugging feeling in your legs. You may, like many, also get an overpowering impulse to move your legs. This is especially the case at night making it nearly impossible to get a good night’s sleep. We can offer…Read More
Sclerotherapy: non-invasive treatment for spider veins and smaller varicose veins Several highly effective, minimally invasive techniques are in use today which get rid of large, ropey varicose veins permanently. Yet, while minor, these are still surgical procedures, carry some level of risk, and cause some amount of downtime. Sclerotherapy best treatment of spider veins by…Read More
Pittsburgh’s Laser Vein Treatment
At the Advanced Vein Center we offer laser treatment of veins, Beaver, Butler and Allegheny Counties.
Lasers are generally used to Ablate (close) a vein, as in EVLT (Endovenous Laser Vein Therapy). Our physicians have chosen the safer, more comfortable varicose vein treatment method called RF Closure with VNUS ClosureFAST catheter. Both have similar efficacy and profiles.Read More
Treatment of Veins with Laser, Butler Pa
In 1/20th of a second, you can watch those annoying leg veins disappear in a flash- literally!
We use a quick, nonpainful laser- a highly focused beam of light t- whose wavelength is attracted to the colored pigment in the vein .Read More