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 […]
November 14, 2013

New Treatment for Varicose Veins

As reported on Good Morning America – ABC News – NY Twisted rope-like veins bulge out of the legs of 50 percent of women in the […]
November 4, 2013

Pregnancy, Varicose Veins and Kim Kardashian

Tight and high heels worn during pregnancy is a topic discussed among Phlebologists and vein specialists. Catch Dr. Jeffrey Alpern, D.O. and Dr. Gary Kersten, M.D. […]
October 28, 2013

Dr. Jeffrey Alpern, D.O. Discusses Spider Veins on Arizona Midday

  Dr. Jeffrey Alpern, D.O., Vein Specialist and Founder of Vein Specialists of Arizona, recently appeared on Arizona Midday, NBC Channel 12 News to explain spider […]
October 24, 2013

Ulcers … Not Your Stomach, But Your Legs!

Vein Specialists of Arizona provides state-of-the-art treatment for relief of leg ulcers and other venous disease Dr. Jeffrey Alpern, D.O., a cardiovascular surgeon and vein specialist, […]
October 21, 2013

What Can Spider Veins Signal? … Perhaps a Serious Vein Issue

Tune in and watch Dr. Jeffrey Alpern, D.O., Vein Specialist and Founder of Vein Specialists of Arizona, on Arizona Midday, 12 News KPNX on Tuesday, October […]
October 17, 2013

Not a Halloween Trick: Spider Veins Can Signal Serious Vein Issue

Dr. Jeffrey Alpern, Founder of Vein Specialists of Arizona, continues the discussion about spider veins and the treatment for them on Tuesday, October 22 on Arizona […]
October 14, 2013

Ultrasound Vein Scan vs. Visual Vein Screening

According to Dr. Jeffrey Alpern, D.O. cardiovascular surgeon and founder of Vein Specialists of Arizona, exactly how accurate is your vein diagnosis determines what the treatment […]
October 10, 2013

Women Can Beat Varicose Veins with Diet and Exercise

Women Can Beat Varicose Veins with Diet and Exercise But first the damaged veins must be treated, according to Dr. Jeffrey Alpern, D.O., founder of Vein […]
September 30, 2013

Warning: Cosmetic Vein Treatment Is Purely an Aesthetic and Short Term Solution

Don’t be fooled that underlying venous disease is solved with cosmetic procedures. Lately, laser vein centers are big business. But are the physicians at the cosmetic […]
September 26, 2013

How serious are those vein issues you keep ignoring?

Go Ahead, Test to See if You Need A Vein Scan How serious are those vein issues you keep ignoring? Dr. Jeffrey Alpern, D.O. is a […]
September 22, 2013

Vein Problems? Spider Veins or Varicose Veins … How serious are they?

What importance does ultrasound mean in proper diagnosis of your problem? Dr. Jeffrey Alpern, D.O., answers these important questions. Venous disease including spider veins and varicose […]
September 16, 2013

What to Expect: Varicose Veins During Pregnancy

ORIGINAL LINK OF ARTICLE As reported in “What to Expect” Varicose Veins During Pregnancy Dr. Jeffrey Alpern of Vein Specialists of Arizona feels the issues mentioned […]
September 12, 2013

Gary Kersten, M.D. Certified Phlebologist and OB/GYN Joins Vein Specialists of Arizona

VSA Raising the Bar in Vein Treatment Through Highly Qualified and Dedicated Professional Staff Vein Specialists of Arizona Founder Jeffrey B. Alpern, D.O., Board Certified Cardiovascular […]
September 9, 2013

Venous Leg, Ankle and Foot Ulcers …What are they, and is there help?

Dr. Jeffrey Alpern, D.O., a cardiovascular surgeon and founder of Vein Specialists of Arizona often sees patients that have been suffering for years with leg and […]
September 5, 2013

The Truth About Varicose Veins

The Truth About Varicose Veins Many women—especially ones who have recently had a child—suffer from enlarged veins. We’ve learned they can affect a lot more than […]
August 26, 2013

Misdiagnosis and Mismanagement Two Common Problems

Olympic Gold Medalist Summer Sanders campaigns to “Rethink Varicose Veins” Varicose veins are often thought of as only a cosmetic problem, not true. Unfortunately, problems with […]
August 22, 2013

Restless Legs or Aching, Heavy Legs Deny a Quality Life

Dr. Jeffrey Alpern, D.O. and founder of Vein Specialists of Arizona says revolutionary laser ablation techniques offer a comfortable solution with little or no down time. […]
August 19, 2013

How to Choose a Vein Treatment Doctor for the Best Results

Dr. Jeffrey Alpern, D.O., Cardiovascular Surgeon and founder of Vein Specialists of Arizona says knowing your venous problem first before deciding on treatment is most important. […]
August 15, 2013

Spider Veins Can Be a Sign of a More Serious Problem

Dr. Jeffrey Alpern, Founder of Vein Specialists of Arizona, says the importance of a correct diagnosis is the beginning to the solution. What are Spider Veins […]
August 8, 2013

Dr. Jeffrey Alpern: Be Informed – Know Your Venous System

Vein Specialists of Arizona educates with online Vein Talk Magazine Dr. Jeffrey Alpern is a Cardiovascular Surgeon who was the first D.O. to perform a heart […]
August 5, 2013

Vein Specialists of Arizona Launches Vein Talk Online Magazine

Vein Specialists of Arizona publishes our Summer 2013 Vein Talk Online Magazine To help the Phoenix community served by Vein Specialists of Arizona, Dr. Jeffrey Alpern […]
August 1, 2013

What you can do about varicose veins

If you suffer from them, you’re not alone. Here’s our best advice from ‘The Doctors.’   In the July 26-28 USA Weekend, journalist Stephanie Smart quoted […]
July 28, 2013

Varicose Veins … The Myths And The Facts

Vein Specialists of Arizona and Dr. Jeffrey Alpern offer professional and caring state-of-the-art vein treatment. Varicose veins … those ugly, bumpy road maps that run along […]
July 25, 2013

Venous Disease … Cosmetic or Serious Heath Issue? Ask the Doctor …

Dr. Jeffrey Alpern, D.O. Founder of Veins Specialists of Arizona answers a few FAQs about vein issues. When it comes to bearing beautiful summer legs, nothing […]
July 22, 2013

Smooth Legs Make Swimsuit Season Perfect … Varicose Veins Don’t!

Vein Specialists of Arizona Offer Solutions and Quality Treatment of Venous Disease It’s summer already! You’ve probably got your summer holiday planned and been trying on […]
July 11, 2013

Summer Heat Hurts … When You Suffer with Venous Disease

Every summer thousands of people stay in the heat of the Arizona desert but still get out for boating, hiking and fun in the sun. But […]
July 8, 2013

Why Wait for Vein Treatment? No Reason!

Study Confirms Vein Treatments are a Good Investment As reported by Geoff Michaels on the health site of NewsFIX.ca, a recent study done in the United […]
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 […]