Varicose veins develop in the legs when there is too much pressure on healthy veins and it becomes difficult for the heart and vein to push the blood against gravity back to the heart. The vein wall becomes weak and the tiny valves inside the vein that close so the blood does not flow backward […]
Sclerotherapy: A Varicose Vein’s Worst Nightmare
To help you get rid of your varicose veins, we at Pacific Vein Care are proud to offer sclerotherapy. Varicose veins can cause a drop in self-esteem due to their appearance. But more than just the look of varicose veins, they can lead to a wide range of health problems. We encourage you to learn […]
What Sclerotherapy Can Do to Treat Varicose Veins
For many people, as they age they begin to develop a condition known as varicose veins. This can be embarrassing as the veins take on an unsightly appearance and detract from general physical attractiveness, which can be an issue for many. At Pacific Vein Care, treatments for varicose veins, such as sclerotherapy, will return the […]
Does Compression Therapy Really Work for Varicose Veins?
Varicose veins are not just unsightly. These highly visible veins just under the surface of the skin can be painful in the legs. Whether they’re painful or not, seeking treatment for varicose veins can help reduce the look of dark, spidery veins in your legs. One highly recommended treatment is compression therapy. What Is Compression […]
The Top 3 Treatment Options for Varicose Veins
Most varicose veins are found in people’s legs and feet, and are primarily caused by increased pressure in the veins of the lower body. For many, varicose and spider veins are merely a cosmetic concern. Other people report that their varicose veins cause throbbing pain and discomfort. It is possible varicose veins could lead to […]
Do You Have Varicose Veins? Sclerotherapy Could Be the Answer!
Are you one of the 20% of adults who suffer from varicose veins? Varicose veins can cause itching, cramping, and discoloration in the legs and feet. However, treatment can reduce the pain and appearance of varicose veins by injecting a special solution directly into the damaged veins. A quick treatment which does not interfere with […]
The 4 major benefits of treating your varicose veins
New treatments including sclerotherapy and endogenous laser treatments have made varicose vein treatment far more effective and longer lasting. These new therapies carried out by Pacific Vein Care have made varicose veins treatment generally painless and have greatly decreased the time it takes to recover from treatment too. Now is the perfect time to have […]
Pregnancy veins – Prevention tips and treatment options
While pregnancy is a beautiful time in a woman’s life, it is also very challenging. Supporting a baby stresses the body and brings about some not-so-beautiful changes. One of the more obvious and uncomfortable changes is varicose veins. While varicose veins can form anywhere in the body, the majority happen in the legs. These types […]