Vein Health


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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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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(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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Spring is on the Way! Are Your Legs Ready?

Spring is almost here, bringing warmer temperatures and cooler wardrobe options. But it’s hard to enjoy shorts, capris, and swimsuits when you’re not feeling confident about your legs. If unsightly veins have kept you from enjoying the latest trends or feeling comfortable in the past or have you concerned about this spring/summer, we want to help. Now is the perfect time

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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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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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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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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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