1 in every 4 adults has varicose veins. Although for some they are merely a cosmetic issue, they can cause persistent aching, burning and swelling sensations that interfere with day-to-day activities.
The Board Certified Vein & Aesthetic Experts at Illuminate Center for Veins & Aesthetics are highly experienced in accurately diagnosing and treating varicose veins. Request an appointment with us for an evaluation today!
Varicose veins are enlarged, bulging, cord-like veins that often appear on the legs and feet. This occurs when blood in the veins leak in the wrong direction, causing blood to pool.
Many people with varicose veins experience no pain, however, symptoms can arise or worsen as the day progresses.
Here are the signs and symptoms to look out for:
It is unclear exactly what causes veins to become faulty. However, varicose veins and chronic venous insufficiency share many of the same risk factors:
Occasionally, a Board Certified Vein & Aesthetic Expert may need to treat varicose veins to address pain, discomfort or complications such as leg ulcers. At Illuminate Center for Veins & Aesthetics, we offer several vein treatment options for varicose veins using the latest, minimally-invasive technology, including: