Short & Simple: Varicose & Spider Veins

Short & Simple: Varicose & Spider Veins

What are Varicose Veins? Varicose veins are superficial, dilated veins that are serving as a type of reservoir for extra blood in the legs, ankles and feet. When patients have what is known as superficial venous insufficiency, the little valves inside the veins...
Short & Simple: Vein Disease

Short & Simple: Vein Disease

common image of varicose veins Vein disease is a common problem in the United States, affecting some 40-50 million people around the country. Vein disease is also known as chronic venous insufficiency. It occurs when the tiny valves inside our veins weaken or become...