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Pregnant? Here's What You Should Know About Your Vein Health

Many pregnant women suffer from heavy, tired, or swollen legs. Varicose veins also occur more frequently. What causes vein problems during pregnancy, and what can you do about varicose veins? Here are some tips for vein health during pregnancy.
Oct 1st, 2022

Why Do My Legs Keep Cramping?

Dehydration, overuse, or muscle strain can cause your leg cramps. But sometimes, these cramps can be a sign of a more serious issue, like vein disease and poor blood supply. We help determine the treatment that’s best for you.
Sep 1st, 2022

Tips for Getting a Handle on Your Restless Legs

Restless legs syndrome (RLS) can severely impair your physical and mental well-being. It results in sleeplessness, depression, and anxiety. You may have extreme exhaustion and mood fluctuations if you have RLS. Fortunately, we can help.
Aug 8th, 2022

Why Do I Keep Getting Charley Horses?

A charley horse occurs suddenly and can be very painful. These muscle spasms are usually harmless, but if you experience charley horses frequently, it can be a sign of an underlying problem. Here’s what you should know about these severe cramps.
Jul 12th, 2022

5 Signs of Stasis Dermatitis

Stasis dermatitis typically occurs in people with chronic venous insufficiency (CVI). Here are five signs indicating that you may have stasis dermatitis.
Jun 1st, 2022

What to Do About Bothersome Acne Scars

Acne scars can have a significant impact on your everyday life. If left untreated, they can become a lifelong burden. Read more about how acne scars form and how we can help minimize their appearance.
May 1st, 2022

Signs and Treatments for Klippel-Trenaunay Syndrome

Klippel-Trenaunay syndrome is a congenital disorder that causes abnormalities in the vascular system. It’s a rare condition that’s present at birth, with no known cause. Treatment is aimed at easing symptoms and preventing complications.
Apr 1st, 2022

5 Treatments for Vein-Related Leg Pain

You can develop leg pain for many reasons, but ongoing leg discomfort may be a symptom of something more serious like an underlying vein disease. If you’re worried that your chronic leg pain may be due to a vein problem, we’ve got answers.
Mar 2nd, 2022

Am I a Good Candidate for Lip Plumping?

If needles make you nervous, but you want fuller lips, consider a needleless lip plumping treatment. LipLase™ plumps your lips naturally, without any cosmetic injections or downtime. Here’s how to know if it’s right for you.
Feb 1st, 2022

How to Get Relief From Restless Legs Syndrome

Restless legs syndrome (RLS) can wreak havoc on your mental and physical health. It causes anxiety, insomnia, and depression. If you’re experiencing RLS, you might be feeling intense fatigue and mood swings. Luckily, relief from RLS is available.
Jan 18th, 2022

What Actually Causes Age Spots?

Age spots occur when your skin is exposed to sunlight often and for many years without protection. They are pigment deposits in the skin and are harmless. Laser treatment can make the age spots lighter and less noticeable.
Dec 5th, 2021

When to See a Doctor for Leg Cramps

Many things can cause leg pain, from sore muscles to varicose veins to diseases such as restless legs syndrome or diabetes. If you’re experiencing leg cramps, read on to find out when to see a doctor.
Nov 5th, 2021

The Link Between Restless Legs Syndrome and Depression

Restless legs syndrome (RLS) can cause insomnia, anxiety, and even depression. If you have RLS, you may feel exhausted and overwhelmed with daytime sleepiness, which affects your mood, your job, and even your relationships. Read more about RLS here.
Oct 5th, 2021

What Causes Eyelids to Droop?

Do you dream of youthful, firm skin, especially around the eyes? As you age, you may start to notice crow's feet and wrinkles making an unwanted appearance. We’ll tell you what causes this and how we can help you escape aging skin and droopy eyelids.
Sep 6th, 2021

The Science Behind Laser Scar Removal

When your body repairs damaged tissue, scars form. This is a normal healing response, but sometimes the scars you’re left with can make you uncomfortable. If so, laser therapy can help.
Aug 4th, 2021

How to Make the Veins in Your Legs Disappear

Spider veins shimmer reddish-bluish through the skin, usually on the legs. You may think they're just an aesthetic issue, but spider veins should be taken seriously, as they indicate blood pooling in your body. We can help. Read more here.
Jul 19th, 2021

How Treating Varicose Veins Can Improve Your Vascular Health

Varicose veins don’t only cause embarrassment at the beach. They also cause pain and can lead to other serious health problems like vein disease. To keep your circulatory system healthy, it’s important to address varicose veins quickly.
Jun 28th, 2021

Why You Should Never Ignore Leg Pain and Swelling

Leg pain could be caused by many different things, from sore muscles to varicose veins to underlying diseases such as restless legs syndrome or diabetes. This symptom should be taken seriously. Here’s why.
May 23rd, 2021

Venous Stasis?

What is Venous Stasis? Simply put, it is a term referring to what happens when venous blood flow is congested or impacted by some dysfunction within the venous system especially at the level of the dermis (skin). In the majority of cases,...
Jan 8th, 2021

Depression and Varicose Veins

Depression is a well-documented medical condition within the general population. Indeed, the vast majority of individuals have probably had days when they felt down at some point in their lives. Whether these feelings ultimately warrant the diagnosis...
Dec 8th, 2020

What to Do and not Do for Healthy Veins

Vein disease is an extremely common medical condition that is believed to afflict over 30 million Americans according to the Society of Vascular Medicine. Unfortunately, it is believed that only 10 percent will actually seek treatment for their aliment.
Oct 29th, 2020

Laser Vein Treatments

When patients come into the office, one of the biggest fears going into treatment is often times the thought of having a laser vein treatment. The majority of people are probably imagining those laser pistols used in Star Wars or Star Trek being fired...
Sep 8th, 2020

Why Fall and Winter are the Best Times for Vein Treatment

Varicose veins, spider veins, and a variety of other vein conditions are a source of discomfort for many people. They can impact a person both mentally and physically over time. Not only do vein disease sufferers experience physical symptoms, they...
Aug 27th, 2020

Go See Your Doctors During The Covid-19 Pandemic

I hope that you and your family continue to remain safe and healthy. I am sure that all of you have been following the daily COVID-19 updates like we have been. Indeed, we are all experiencing an unprecedented time within the United States and the world.
Aug 14th, 2020

Restless Leg Syndrome Facts!

Restless Leg Syndrome (RLS) is becoming increasingly prevalent within the United States today. Nearly one in ten adults in the United States has been diagnosed with RLS with even more children and adults being diagnosed every year.
Jul 6th, 2020

When should you look for help with your veins?

Varicose veins, spider veins, and a variety of other vein conditions are not the “cosmetic” issue that most tend to believe. In fact, vein issues are oftentimes the underlying cause of many of the complaints of discomfort, cramping, and restlessness...
Jun 18th, 2020

When Should You See a Vein Specialist?

The answer to this question is unique to each individual primarily because people seek help for different reasons. Some people focus on the cosmetic, while others are looking for symptomatic relief.
May 22nd, 2020

What Causes Varicose Veins?

Most people see Varicose veins as those large ugly ropey veins that bulge above the skin surface. Most people are probably not aware that varicose veins are only one manifestation of a medical condition known as Varicose vein disease.
May 22nd, 2020

Dietary Options That Will Improve Vein Health

Food and water play an essential role in the overall state of our health. We now know that specific dietary options are critical to maintaining a person’s vein health and hopefully prevent future varicose vein formation.
May 20th, 2020

New Vein Treatment

Varicose vein treatments have evolved over the years. In the era of our parents and grandparents, you had the painful stripping surgeries whereby the varicose vein was literally pulled out of the leg. In the 90’s we saw the introduction of the...
May 20th, 2020

Calling All Teachers

It’s finally the end of the school year. You have spent the academic year teaching and caring for your students. Not that it is finally summer vacation, it is now time to take care of yourself.
May 20th, 2020