Vein Disease

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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15
Feb

What Runners Should Know About Vein Disease

With the beautiful sunshine making it’s way back into the forecast more and more these days, let’s shine some light on the risks of vein disease for runners. Most of us are familiar with the varicose and spider veins generally associated with older people. But in fact, those are just some of the symptoms of venous disease, a condition that

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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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25
Oct

Varicose and Spider Veins 101

Everyone has heard about varicose veins, reticular veins, and spider veins, but there are still a lot of questions about them out there. At The Vein Institute, we know that confusion and misconceptions may stand in the way of you reaching important goals like achieving healthy vein function, improving your comfort level, and restoring the appearance of your legs. To

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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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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.

20
Dec

Is My Job Giving Me Varicose Veins?

Q: I am a 45-year old hair stylist and have spent most work days over the last 20 years on my feet. Lately, I’ve been noticing broken, red and blue veins around my knees and on my calves. I thought it was because my mother and grandmother had them but then I started wondering, is my job giving me varicose

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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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