Understanding Spider Veins and Varicose Veins

It is important to understand what spider and varicose veins are and why they occur before considering treatment methods. Recognizing the underlying condition or reason behind your spider and varicose veins can help find the correct treatment procedure that would work...

What is Chronic Venous Insufficiency?

The human body contains a massive network of veins and arteries that carry blood in our body. The function of veins in particular is to carry ‘deoxygenated’ blood, i.e. blood that has no oxygen and carries carbon dioxide, from all organs to the heart. Veins in our...

What Type of Doctor Treats Vein Issues?

The human body is an extremely complex system. This means that modern medical treatment has become more and more specialized. Doctors who specialize in vein-related conditions are called phlebologists. A phlebologist has a deeper understanding, knowledge, and...

Understanding Spider Veins and Varicose Veins

Spider veins are clumps of red, blue, or purple lines that look like spider webs on your legs that are formed when blood pools inside a vein and branches out to form tiny blood vessels. Varicose veins are caused in the same way, except they are more serious than...