Category: Varicose Veins

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Patient forced to tear out chunk of leg following freak allergic reaction from FDA-approved VenaSeal™ Closure System

Debbie Middleton’s lower left leg started swelling up. So, she was sent to a vein specialist. Turns out, she had varicose veins. A leaky vein in her leg needed to be closed off. There were a couple of treatment options for her to consider. She chose a newer, safer procedure using Medtronic’s VenaSeal™... Read More

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Understanding the Human Fascia

The human fascia is a continuous sheet of connective tissue located under the skin that encapsulates every organ and vessel in the human body. It is typically elastic and has an appearance that is similar to a well-knitted sweater. A key component of fascia is collagen; this is what makes it flexible... Read More

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Why Are My Arm Veins Bulging?

Why Are My Arm Veins Bulging? Prominent, bulging veins in your arms and hands aren't usually a sign of a serious health concern. For many patients, however, they are a concern when it comes to appearance: you want bulging veins taking care of so that you can look and feel your best! In some... Read More