Vein Treatment

February 18, 2016
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If a Vein Bleeds, What Should You Do?

A recent report from England of an elderly woman who died from a bleeding varicose vein in her leg has prompted this post.  It is designed to […]
November 29, 2015
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How To Choose The Best Doctor For Varicose Vein Treatment

When dealing with your health, you understandably want to choose the best professional to diagnose and treat you. Sometimes you get lucky and a trusted friend […]
November 25, 2015
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New Treatment For Varicose Veins: VenaSeal By Medtronic

Treatments for varicose veins have come a long way since the days of vein stripping, which required an overnight hospital stay, general anesthesia and a long, […]
November 6, 2015
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Why Choose A Vein Center Over A Doctor’s Office?

Traditionally, varicose veins were treated in hospitals with an inpatient procedure requiring a general anesthetic. During the treatment, a surgeon would strip the affected veins out, […]
August 21, 2015
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6 Things You Need To Know About Compression Stockings

Compression stockings are a special type of hosiery that is designed to provide you with extra support and increase circulation in your legs to prevent venous […]
March 2, 2015
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How Radiofrequency Therapy Works For Varicose Veins

Sore legs, restless legs, bruising, swelling and itching… those are some of the symptoms of varicose veins. But even if you’re not suffering pain or discomfort, […]
February 19, 2015
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Worried About Treatment For Varicose Veins? 9 Things To Put Your Mind At Ease.

Many people avoid going to the doctor on the best of days, but when you throw a “medical procedure” into the equation, hearts go very cold. […]
January 25, 2015
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How Sclerotherapy Works For Varicose Veins

If you’ve been diagnosed with varicose veins, there are several treatment options that may be available to you. There’s traditional vein stripping, which requires a hospital […]
January 18, 2015
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How Laser Therapy Works For Varicose Veins

They’re often unsightly, they may be causing you pain or discomfort and they can pose more serious threats to your health. We’re talking about varicose veins, […]
September 15, 2014
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Foam Dressings for Leg Ulcers

Foam dressings have become the predominant absorbent wound dressing. They can be designed to absorb varying amounts of exudate without sacrificing the benefits of a moist […]
September 2, 2014
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Varithena Procedure for Varicose Veins

On 8/26/14 Vein Specialists of Arizona became the first practice in western United States to perform the Varithena procedure on two of their patients to treat […]
July 7, 2014

Leg Vein Anatomy

Veins transport blood from your periphery and then back into the heart. Humans are bipedal and very different from smaller four-legged creatures. Our blood needs to […]
May 21, 2014

Proven Fix for Varicose Veins

This video aired recently in Philadelphia ABC Channel 6 news. At Vein Specialists of Arizona we have been using this procedure for over a year now […]
April 18, 2014

New Treatments for Varicose Veins

If you’re “vein” or in pain, varicose veins are more easily treated now than in the past. As a curious child, you might remember staring at […]
April 14, 2014

Varicose Veins – The Cause

Varicose veins are enlarged veins that usually occur just under the skin (superficial veins). Varicose veins are likely to be caused by one or more factors, […]
March 28, 2014

Varicose Veins in Pregnancy

What are varicose veins? Varicose veins are abnormally enlarged superficial veins usually seen in the thigh and leg. In the majority of cases, these large superficial […]
March 21, 2014

Ultrasound Guided Sclerotherapy

Ultrasound Guided Sclerotherapy is a safe and highly effective procedure that eliminates diseased veins that have traditionally required surgical removal. Sclerotherapy was thought to be effective […]
December 14, 2013

Holiday Season and Flying

Concern about deep vein thrombosis (DVT), a potentially life-threatening disorder in which blood clots form in the deep veins of the body, particularly the legs, has […]
April 12, 2013

Raising the Bar for Cutting Edge Vein Treatment with Radiofrequency Technology

What if the Safest, Most Effective, Virtually Painless Vein Treatment on the Planet Could Get Even Better? Radiofrequency Varicose Vein Treatment RF energy delivered via the […]
April 4, 2013

How Incompetent Leg Veins Produce Venous Disease

Most patients who are bothered by unsightly leg veins also suffer with associated symptoms – aching, tired, heavy, swollen, restless legs that make it difficult to […]
March 27, 2013

Why Vein Stripping for Varicose Veins Should Be Avoided

If you suffer from large, twisted varicose veins, it is likely that your problem is related to incompetence of your greater saphenous vein. Probably you are […]
March 20, 2013

The Problem Behind Unsightly Spider Veins

Could unsightly spider veins be hiding a more serious problem? Do you have aching, heavy feeling, swollen legs and find it hard to stand on your […]
March 14, 2013

Risks of Improperly Treated Varicose Veins

What to know if you had your varicose veins treated at a typical vein center. Your prominent, twisted varicose veins and unattractive spider veins may have […]
March 8, 2013

Aching, Heavy and Restless Legs and Venous Disease

If Aching, heavy and/or restless legs are Denying You a Quality Life, Keep Reading… What are you limiting in your life because of symptoms that make […]
March 6, 2013

Choosing a Vein Treatment Doctor for the Best Result

If unsightly spider veins and bulging twisted varicose veins have you hiding your legs, your choice of a vein treatment doctor could be life changing. In […]