treatment of varicose veins

February 19, 2015

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

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 […]
December 15, 2014

Choosing The Right Treatment For Varicose Veins

Itchy legs. Tired and restless legs. Swelling and cramping in legs. These are more than just unpleasant side effects of too much standing or strenuous activity. […]
November 7, 2013

New ACC Report Helps Optimize Use of Noninvasive Vascular Tests

The American College of Cardiology’s recent report expands the use of ultrasound for venous issues. Published in July of 2013, the ACC (American College of Cardiology) […]
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 31, 2013

Save the Date: Greater Phoenix Chamber of Commerce Welcomes Vein Specialists of Arizona to West Valley

The public is welcome to attend the celebration one week from today, on November 7, 2013 from 4 to 6 p.m. Open house includes tours of […]
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 7, 2013

HD VIDEO – Dr. Jeffrey Alpern Talks Veins On NBC News – Channel 12 Phoenix

Concerned with varicose veins, spider veins, chronic venous insufficiency or serious leg ulcers? On KPNX 12 News Arizona Midday program on Friday, October 4 at 12:30 […]
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 19, 2013

Strong Response from Bilingual Outreach Shows a Need for a Vein Specialist for Phoenix’s Hispanic Community

Vein Specialists of Arizona services local community needs with bilingual staff – Se Habla Español! The response to Vein Specialists of Arizona and their outreach to […]
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 […]
September 3, 2013

ReThinking Varicose Veins with Summer Sanders

ReThinking Varicose Veins with Summer Sanders By Gina Roberts-Grey of Yahoo! Health Dr. Jeffrey Alpern, D.O. and founder of Vein Specialists of Arizona, is one of […]
August 29, 2013

Vein Specialists of Arizona Addresses Arizona Community Needs With Bilingual Staff – Se Habla Español

When Dr. Jeffrey Alpern opened his state-of-the-art vein center in Phoenix, he planned to really address the needs of the community. Several of the staff at […]
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 12, 2013

How Serious is Chronic Venous Insufficiency? … Very Serious

. Jeffrey Alpern of Vein Specialists of Arizona specializes in treatment for Chronic Vein Insufficiency (CVI). Chronic venous insufficiency or CVI is a medical condition where […]
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 18, 2013

Vein Specialists of Arizona (VSA) Leading the way in Vein Treatment with RF – Radiofrequency

Dr. Jeffrey B. Alpern, D.O., Board Certified Cardiovascular Surgeon, Vein Specialist founder of Vein Specialists of Arizona (VSA) brings to Arizona leading technology in vein treatment […]
July 16, 2013

Tips For Summer Relief & Prevention Of Varicose Veins & Other Vein Problems

If someone with varicose veins, spider veins or ulcers is not ready to undergo a vein procedure immediately, summer is still a good time to think […]
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, a recent study done in the United […]
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 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 […]