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Understanding the Different Types of Vascular Ultrasound

Are frequent muscle cramps in your legs a sign of ill health? Are your varicose veins getting worse? Wondering if you’re at risk for a stroke? Find out how a specialist uses vascular ultrasound to address these healthcare questions.

Aug 10th, 2022
All About Venous Ulcers

Venous ulcers are a type of chronic wound that can cause significant discomfort and disability if left untreated. Our specialty team discusses the cause of venous ulcers and the treatments that help resolve this common condition.

Jun 4th, 2022
Signs of Peripheral Neuropathy

Peripheral neuropathy symptoms range from disabling muscle weakness to loss of sensation that may make it difficult to feel your feet. Check out the early warning signs of this common nerve disorder and its relationship to diabetes.

May 4th, 2022
How an Ultrasound Can Lead to Healthier Veins

It’s favored by physicians and their patients because it’s quick and painless. But what does an ultrasound have to do with healthy veins? Our specialty team answers questions about the use of ultrasound technology in treating vascular disease.

Apr 7th, 2022
What Happens During Radiofrequency Vein Ablation?

Since there is no cure for varicose veins, the only way to get rid of them is remove them. These days, physicians use radiofrequency technology rather than surgery to help your body’s own waste disposal system eliminate these unsightly veins.

Mar 14th, 2022
All About Angiography: What to Expect

Angiography uses X-rays and dye to capture images of how well blood flows through your veins and arteries. Learn why your doctor might recommend angiography and what to expect during this essentially painless study.

Feb 6th, 2022
Five Benefits of VenaSeal for Varicose Veins

Are you considering varicose vein treatment? Confused about the many choices available? Our vascular surgeon breaks down the benefits of VenaSeal™ and how it compares to other minimally invasive vein therapies.

Jan 12th, 2022
What Happens if You Ignore Diabetic Foot Pain?

If you’ve been diagnosed with diabetes, you’re likely to receive plenty of information about how to manage your diet, take your medications, and care for your feet. Yes, your feet. Find out why doctors are so concerned about diabetic foot pain.

Dec 13th, 2021
Different Types of Nonhealing Wounds

Chronic wounds are a significant source of disability and potentially life-threatening infection for millions of Americans. Read about the causes, symptoms, and treatments available for the most common types of nonhealing wounds.

Nov 11th, 2021
Do You Have Peripheral Arterial Disease?

When you’re worried about artery disease, it makes sense to focus on those that supply blood to your heart. Were you aware, though, that narrowing of your peripheral arteries can also threaten your health? Here’s what you need to know.

Oct 14th, 2021
Types of Ultrasound Used to Diagnose Your Condition

Is there an in-office test your vascular specialist can use to identify what’s causing the swelling, pain, and skin changes occurring in your legs? How about one that’s noninvasive and painless? Check out these facts about vascular ultrasounds.

Sep 15th, 2021
Five Telltale Symptoms of Varicose Veins

Do your legs throb and burn at night? Having problems with flaky skin on your calves that doesn’t respond to your typical moisturizer? Our vascular specialist discusses these and other symptoms that often occur along with varicose veins.

Aug 16th, 2021
Understanding Endovascular Procedures

Have you been referred to a vascular surgeon for an endovascular procedure? Confused about what’s involved in this type of surgery and how it compares to traditional surgery? Our expert team explains the difference.

Jul 21st, 2021
A Closer Look at Diabetic Leg and Foot Ulcers

If you’ve been diagnosed with diabetes, your physician probably spends a lot of time talking about the skin and overall health of your feet and legs. Why is that? Our vascular expert explains.

Jun 22nd, 2021
All About VenaSeal™

Tired of hiding your legs from view because of varicose veins? Or maybe you’re fed up with the burning and throbbing leg discomfort linked to faulty veins? Explore the many benefits of minimally invasive VenaSeal™ vein treatment.

May 10th, 2021
What’s a Phlebectomy?

Looking forward to summertime fashions but bothered by varicose veins? Don’t let another shorts season pass you by. Find out more about phlebectomy and other treatments available for getting rid of those unsightly veins.

Apr 11th, 2021
Can I Get Rid of My Spider Veins?

Are you ready to be rid of red, blue, or purple spider veins on your legs or face? We can help you erase your visible spider veins.

Mar 14th, 2021
Treating Diabetic Foot Pain

If you have diabetes, you should be on the lookout for foot pain as a sign of larger health issues. Learn more about the causes of diabetic foot pain, and how we can help you manage your condition.

Feb 17th, 2021
Varicose Veins Aren't Just a Cosmetic Issue

Do you have unsightly varicose veins on your legs? Varicose veins don’t just pose an aesthetic problem. They can also lead to serious health complications, as well, including nonhealing ulcers.

Dec 16th, 2020