Venous reflux (flow of blood from deep to superficial veins) eventually causes superficial veins to become dilated and tortuous. Often painful and unsightly, varicose veins typically have a bumpy or rope-like appearance.
Spider veins are tangled groups of tiny blood vessels just under the skin surface that resemble spider webs or tree branches. Typically, they are red, blue or purple and are clearly visible on the thighs, lower legs and face.
Varicose veins may occur in almost any part of the body and appear as bumpy or rope-like vessels. Mostly they are clinically relevant in legs.
Endovenous Laser Rx
EVLA is a novel "minimally invasive procedure" for treating varicose veins. This procedure is performed in office and has no "downtime". At our vein centers in Boston MA and Chelmsford MA.
We have special interest in sclerotherapy. We have pioneered spider vein treatment protocols that achieve the most enduring and cosmetically successful resolution. Being a physician led procedure in our vein center.
Laser Spider Vein Removal
Being a comprehensive vein service we offer various treatment moralities when it comes to spider vein treatment. Our preferred and most effective treatment is sclerotherapy.
Our non-invasive vascular lab is located in the Boston Vein Care Chelmsford office, and it provides a comprehensive list of diagnostic tests. Our services are designed with both the patient's comfort and referring physician's convenience in mind.
Our health screening program is based on guidelines from united states preventive services task force, American Heart Association and American College of Cardiology. Sometimes we have to customize our recommendations.
Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD)
Peripheral arterial disease is a common condition associated with substantial risk for quality of life limitations and cardiovascular death.