Search Results for: deep vein thrombosis

Types of Vein Disease Problems

Veins are responsible for circulating blood and oxygen throughout the body and back to the heart. However, while the veins are so important, they can develop problems, and these problems can cause a number of complications. At the onset of vein disease, symptoms are often minimal, causing the disease to sometimes go unnoticed. With some …

Types of Vein Disease Problems Read More »

Spider Vein Treatment Options: Ultrasound-guided Sclerotherapy

Patients who suffer from unsightly spider veins can look forward to state-of-the-art non-surgical therapies offered on an outpatient basis.  The gold standard for spider vein treatment is ultrasound-guided sclerotherapy.  Understanding how it works can help an individual decide whether this is an attractive option. How Ultrasound Works The technology has two uses in treating spider …

Spider Vein Treatment Options: Ultrasound-guided Sclerotherapy Read More »

Sclerotherapy

Sclerotherapy is a minimally invasive medical procedure used to treat varicose and spider veins, most commonly found on the legs, by collapsing them through the use of a solvent. Sclerotherapy has been used on patients since the 1930s with great success, producing increasingly effective medical, as well as cosmetic, results. Call (805) 540-3333 today to …

Sclerotherapy Read More »

Radiofrequency Ablation

Radio frequency ablation is a minimally invasive alternative to vein stripping for the treatment of varicose veins and its common underlying cause, venous reflux. Varicose veins are swollen, dark blue or purple blood vessels that you can see and feel beneath the skin. They often look like twisted cords and appear on the thighs and …

Radiofrequency Ablation Read More »

Venous Duplex Scanning

Venous Duplex Scanning is used to diagnose vascular conditions in the legs. This procedure can effectively detect blood clots in the legs that may cause dangerous conditions such as deep vein thrombosis or pulmonary embolism. While many diseased leg veins are visible on the skin in the form of varicose or spider veins, some patients …

Venous Duplex Scanning Read More »

Call 805-540-3333 Or contact us below to schedule a consultation

  • * All indicated fields must be completed.
    Please include non-medical questions and correspondence only.
  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.
Scroll to Top