USA Vein Clinics offers a FDA approved, minimally invasive and non-surgical treatment called Endovenous Laser Therapy known as EVLT, during which the diseased vein is sealed shut and healthy vein take over blood flow. Most patients experience an improvement in leg pain or cramps, leg swelling, restless legs, itchiness or discoloration in the legs. The cost of EVLT is covered by insurance.
The temperatures are finally dropping, and winter will be here before you know it. It is the perfect time of year to put on a comfortable pair of fleece-lined leggings and warm socks. If you have varicose and spider veins, the winter layers provide a good and welcome cover to hide your legs. The winter […]
At the beach this summer, Dana noticed a couple of protruding veins on her legs. She recalled a time when she was younger that her mother told her if she always sat with her legs crossed, then she would get “those ugly, purple veins” on her legs.
Mom was right, Dana thought.
A few weeks passed, and […]
When you begin to notice protruding veins on your legs, you may be seeing the first signs of varicose veins. You may feel fine at first, but as the vein disease progresses, your legs will get achy, heavy, and tired, especially after long periods of sitting or standing. As more time goes on, you may […]
Sandra recently noticed some lumpy veins on the back of her leg. At first, she thought it was a mosquito bite, because when she rubbed her hand over the surface, it was feverish and swollen. Once she looked in mirror, however, she saw a long, blue, cord-like vein protruding under her skin.
Sandra had heard about […]
“How are you doing today?” is a common question you might get when sitting down to eat lunch with a friend.
“How are your legs feeling?” is a common question you might get if you suffer from vein disease.
The answer we want you to be able to give for both is, “Great!”
With over three million cases […]
At USA Vein Clinics, we think treatment for varicose veins should be precise and quick! In the past, varicose veins were treated with a surgical procedure called vein stripping, in which the vein was completely removed from the leg. That sounds scary! Not only that, but also the procedure was highly invasive and painful with a […]