Do IVC Filters Clog?
Deep vein thrombosis, commonly called DVT, is a blood clot that forms within the veins in either the arms or[...]
Are There Medications to Take or Prevent or Remedy Vein Disease?
Vein disease can cause unpleasant symptoms from the cramping and heaviness in your legs to the appearance. The failure of[...]
Where Does the Blood Go When You Close Off a Vein?
The vein’s purpose is to move blood from the body, back to the heart and lungs. Veins are able to[...]
Collapsing Veins to Treat Venous Disease
A venous surgeon may collapse a vein as a treatment for varicose veins and spider veins. In this blog post[...]
Does standing for long hours at work make vein disease worse?
Most jobs and careers require either long durations of sitting or standing. Both are known to cause worsening vein disease,[...]
Do I Need that Vein in the Future?
Are veins that are treated necessary in the future? The majority of the time, the answer is "no" you do[...]
Am I at Risk for DVT?
Deep vein thrombosis is a blood clot in the deep veins within the legs that can break away and move[...]
What is the Recovery Time for Vascular Surgery?
Varicose veins and spider veins can be treated with a procedure called sclerotherapy, which is a treatment that can be[...]
When can I go back to work after Sclerotherapy?
Varicose veins and spider veins can be treated with a procedure called sclerotherapy, which is a treatment that can be[...]
Do Compression Stockings Prevent Veins From Coming Out?
Varicose veins and spider veins can be treated with a procedure called sclerotherapy, which is a treatment that can be[...]
Does exercise make veins better or worse?
Does exercise make veins better or worse?Exercise is a positive physical activity for just about every aspect of health, including[...]
Treatment for Peripheral Vascular Disease
​Treatment for Peripheral Vascular DiseasePeripheral vascular disease is common, especially among the aging population. The benefit is that there is[...]
Is Sclerotherapy Less Painful Than Laser Therapy for Spider Vein Treatment?
​Is Sclerotherapy Less Painful Than Laser Therapy for Spider Vein Treatment?​​Laser therapy and sclerotherapy are both treatments that are readily[...]
Leg Vascular Disease Causes
​​Causes of Vascular Disease In The LegsVascular Disease is an umbrella term used to describe any condition that affects blood[...]
Sclerotherapy vs Laser Therapy for Spider Veins. Which is the Best Treatment For Spider Veins?
Sclerotherapy vs Laser Therapy. Which is the Best Treatment For Spider Veins?​Spider veins can be treated with two different types[...]
How Many Sclerotherapy Sessions Are Needed For Spider Veins?
​​Sclerotherapy is the best option available to remove unwanted spider veins. In general terms and under optimal conditions, patients can[...]
Can Spider Veins Return After Treatment?
Can Spider Veins Return After Treatment?If you are embarrassed or concerned about the appearance of your spider veins, there are[...]
Do Spider Veins become Varicose Veins?
Do Spider Veins Become Varicose VeinsSpider veins versus varicose veins. Do spider veins become varicose veins, since these are both[...]
Exercise to Help Prevent Varicose Veins
Absurd Vein TreatmentTreatment of varicose veins has become a huge market due to the potential earnings, as about 50% of[...]
How to Select a Varicose Vein Surgeon
How to Choose a Varicose Vein SurgeonAfter deciding to look into procedural or surgical options to treat your varicose veins,[...]
How to get pain relief from varicose veins
Absurd Vein TreatmentTreatment of varicose veins has become a huge market due to the potential earnings, as about 50% of[...]
Socks for Varicose Veins
Absurd Vein TreatmentTreatment of varicose veins has become a huge market due to the potential earnings, as about 50% of[...]
Complications of Varicose Veins
Complications of Varicose VeinsIgnoring the symptoms of varicose veins and avoiding treatment may lead to further complications. Here are the top[...]
Varicose Vein Surgery Revisions
Complications of Varicose VeinsIgnoring the symptoms of varicose veins and avoiding treatment may lead to further complications. Here are the top[...]
Varicose Vein In Men
Varicose Vein In MenOut of sight, out of mind. Many men tend to wear pants all year long, keeping their[...]
Women Varicose Veins
Varicose Veins in WomenVaricose veins, you’ve seen them, those twisted, engorged, purple veins on the legs.  There are many reasons[...]
Feet Varicose Veins
Feet Varicose VeinsFeet. The part of the body at the end of the leg. Just as varicose veins affect the[...]
Pregnancy and Varicose Veins
Pregnancy Varicose VeinsPregnancy is a whole new adventure for many women, with no two pregnancies being alike. There are so[...]
Leg Varicose Veins
Leg Varicose VeinsData shows that 50% of people with varicose veins are affected by varicose veins in the legs. Varicose[...]
Varicose Veins Itch
Why varicose veins itchVaricose veins are painful, engorged, swollen, crampy, and itchy. Yes, you read that right, itchy is not[...]
Varicose Vein Supplements
Varicose Vein SupplementsIs there a supplement for everything? The answer is just about. If you have read articles online or[...]
Laser or Sclerotherapy Treatment for Spider Veins
Laser vs Sclerotherapy for Spider VeinsWhich treatment option is right for you?Decisions are amongst us everyday, whether they be small,[...]
One Leg Larger than the Other from Lymphedema
Lymphedema Causes One Leg to Be Larger than the OtherLearn about the causes, symptoms and treatments.Swelling. It all happens to[...]
Spider Vein Causes
Spider Veins CausesLearn about the causes, symptoms & ways to the reduce risk of getting them. Have you ever noticed[...]
Spider Veins Prevention
Spider Veins PreventionLearn how to prevent spider veins with helpful tips by Dr. Mackay. Spider veins are a condition of[...]
Sclerotherapy Recovery Guide
Sclerotherapy Recovery GuideLearn more about instructions to follow for recovery after sclerotherapy. Introduction to Sclerotherapy TreatmentTreatment options are available for[...]
Vein Stenting Risks
Vein Stenting RisksVein stenting is gaining more popularity and is being used more often to treat specific diseases and narrowing[...]
Guide to Vascular Surgery
About Vascular SurgeryVascular surgery is a specialty of medicine that treats problems with the blood vessels in the body. Patients[...]
Varicose Vein Groin Pain
Varicose Vein Groin PainIs your groin pain caused by varicose veins? Learn about the causes, symptoms and treatment options for[...]
Sclerotherapy Recovery Guide
Sclerotherapy Recovery GuideLearn more about instructions to follow for recovery after sclerotherapy. Introduction to Sclerotherapy TreatmentTreatment options are available for[...]
Spider Veins Prevention
Spider Veins PreventionLearn how to prevent spider veins with helpful tips by Dr. Mackay. Spider veins are a condition of[...]
Spider Vein Causes
Spider Veins CausesLearn about the causes, symptoms & ways to the reduce risk of getting them. Have you ever noticed[...]
One Leg Larger than the Other from Lymphedema
Lymphedema Causes One Leg to Be Larger than the OtherLearn about the causes, symptoms and treatments.Swelling. It all happens to[...]
Laser or Sclerotherapy Treatment for Spider Veins
Laser vs Sclerotherapy for Spider VeinsWhich treatment option is right for you?Decisions are amongst us everyday, whether they be small,[...]
Varicose Vein Supplements
Varicose Vein SupplementsIs there a supplement for everything? The answer is just about. If you have read articles online or[...]
Varicose Veins Itch
Why varicose veins itchVaricose veins are painful, engorged, swollen, crampy, and itchy. Yes, you read that right, itchy is not[...]
Leg Varicose Veins
Leg Varicose VeinsData shows that 50% of people with varicose veins are affected by varicose veins in the legs. Varicose[...]
Pregnancy and Varicose Veins
Pregnancy Varicose VeinsPregnancy is a whole new adventure for many women, with no two pregnancies being alike. There are so[...]
Feet Varicose Veins
Feet Varicose VeinsFeet. The part of the body at the end of the leg. Just as varicose veins affect the[...]
Women Varicose Veins
Varicose Veins in WomenVaricose veins, you’ve seen them, those twisted, engorged, purple veins on the legs.  There are many reasons[...]
Varicose Vein In Men
Varicose Vein In MenOut of sight, out of mind. Many men tend to wear pants all year long, keeping their[...]
Varicose Vein Surgery Revisions
Complications of Varicose VeinsIgnoring the symptoms of varicose veins and avoiding treatment may lead to further complications. Here are the top[...]
Complications of Varicose Veins
Complications of Varicose VeinsIgnoring the symptoms of varicose veins and avoiding treatment may lead to further complications. Here are the top[...]
Socks for Varicose Veins
Absurd Vein TreatmentTreatment of varicose veins has become a huge market due to the potential earnings, as about 50% of[...]