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
Making simple lifestyle changes can help alleviate symptoms of RLS Try baths and massages for Restless Legs Syndrome Home Remedies . Soaking in a warm bath and massaging your legs can relax your muscles. Epson Salts Soaks go way back as one of the bestRestless Legs Syndrome Home Remedies. Apply warm or cool packs. Use…Read More
So what causes these leaky valves?
“In most cases there’s no single cause, but rather a combination of factors,” says Dr.G “We know that there’s a strong genetic component to having weak, leaky valves. That’s why varicose veins and other vein problems run in families.”Read More