Treatment for Vein Disorders

30
Jan

Varithena: Kiss Varicose Veins Goodbye

Chances are that if you are visiting our website today then you or someone close to you suffers from a venous disorder. An all-too-common problem that nearly 40 million Americans suffer from is varicose veins. The Vein Institute is proud to provide the first FDA approved injectable foam that treats varicose veins without surgical intervention! Let’s dig a little deeper

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16
Apr

Why Ultrasound Therapy is Vital for Detecting and Treating Vein Disease

Ultrasound procedures typically bring to mind images of expectant parents marveling at the tiny heartbeat of their unborn child. Or, later, discovering whether they will welcome a baby boy or girl into the world. Ultrasound machines can monitor the baby’s development and issues that may arise during pregnancy. But OBs aren’t the only doctors who rely on ultrasound technology. In

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17
Jan

What Your Spider Veins May Be Saying to You

Just as a healthy heart pumps vital blood through your arteries to your organs, your veins ensure that blood flows back to your heart. When veins break down it can lead to venous disease (more prevalent than heart and vascular disease combined) where faulty valves cause blood flow to your feet instead and some unwanted side effects. When we talk

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21
Dec

I Have Diabetes. Can You Still Treat My Veins?

Almost anyone can develop varicose veins or spider veins, for any number of reasons. Diabetes does not cause varicose veins. But both Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes do cause circulatory problems, and varicose veins can exacerbate those problems. So if you’re a diabetic and you have varicose or spider veins, it is important that you seek medical advice about

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20
Sep

Q & A: Restless Legs

The internet is notoriously full of information, but let’s face it. A lot of the info surrounding the healthcare industry is not trustworthy. But not with this. Here’s Dr. Gardner, your vein specialist answers all your questions about restless legs.   Q: I HAVE BEEN SUFFERING FROM RESTLESS LEGS FOR A FEW YEARS, AS WELL AS VARICOSE VEINS. I AM

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27
Jun

Q & A: Vein Treatments for Men

It’s tempting to think of varicose veins as being an issue primarily for women, but men have them too. Here Dr. Gardner answers all your questions about men’s choices for vein treatments.   Q: I KNOW WOMEN GET VARICOSE VEINS, ESPECIALLY AFTER HAVING CHILDREN, BUT I’M A MAN AND I HAVE THEM, TOO. I DON’T SEE MUCH IN THE MEDIA

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16
May

Top 5 Exercises for Vein Health

Although the development of venous disease depends strongly on your genetics—there are still some things you can do to improve vein health. Maintaining a nutritious diet and a healthy weight can be beneficial, as can elevating your legs at the end of a long day on your feet and avoiding crossing your legs. There are also some exercises you can

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24
Apr

We Don’t “Strip” Veins Anymore!

Fear of old-style vein stripping has caused countless men and women to put off doing anything about their varicose veins and leg pain. If you’re one of those people, you’ll be happy to know we don’t strip veins anymore. There is absolutely no reason to live with your symptoms. And there are serious reasons to address them right away. IT’S

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18
Apr

(Video) Vein Disorder Treatments

Vein disease is more common than heart disease but it’s very under-diagnosed. The Vein Institute offers free vein screening and many minimally-invasive out-patient procedures to treat vein disease.  See how Dr. Gardner gives a tailored approach to his patients.

18
Apr

(Video) Welcome to The Vein Institute

The Vein Institute specializes in treating vein disease without the use of vein stripping. Dr. Gardner is passionate about using minimally-invasive procedures to treat conditions such as spider veins, varicose veins, DVT, RLS, and more. In this video, Dr. Gardner tells us more about the treatments he offers and takes us inside The Vein Institute. The Vein Institute specializes in

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15
Feb

From Our Patient: My TVI Experience

At The Vein Institute, we are dedicated to providing our patients with the most cutting-edge treatments available for venous disease. But we also go beyond simply ensuring that our technology is state of the art—we are also committed to providing our patients with the most welcoming, comfortable atmosphere possible, from the moment they walk through our doors to the final

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3
Aug

Top 3 Reasons People Develop Vein Problems

Although frequently underdiagnosed, vein disease is extremely prevalent in our society. There are numerous reasons patients may develop vein problems, but there are three reasons that are the most common. Keep reading to learn more about these causes and see if you might be at risk of developing venous disease. Genetics Can Be a Contributor to Vein Problems  Most people

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25
Jul

The Importance of Compression Hose: Why We Love Compression Hose

Ever heard of compression hose? Your mind may immediately go to the thick, unattractive and obvious garments your grandparents might have worn. The good news is that compression hose have come a long way. These are not your grandma’s hose! No longer bright white and resembling part of a nurse’s uniform, today’s hose garments come in numerous colors to coordinate

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25
May

Advances In Vein Treatments

It’s not your mom’s varicose vein treatment anymore. And that’s a good thing. A great thing, actually, because recent advances in vein treatment are not only simplifying removal of spider veins and bulging veins, these new technologies are helping doctors diagnose dangerous underlying vein disease. Although most people aren’t aware of it, surface vein issues can sometimes indicate serious problems

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