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  1. The most recommended doctor for varicose veins treatment is the one who specializes in conditions of veins. Such a specialist is called a phlebologist. A person suffering from varicose veins can also visit a dermatologic or vascular surgeon for complete relief from varicose veins. These surgeons use the most advanced and suitable treatments for permanent riddance. The laser treatment and RFA treatment are the two most effective treatments used by surgeons for curing painful varicose veins once and for all.

  1. Varicose veins are the damaged veins that disrupt the flow of blood and leads to its accumulation inside the veins. Thus, results in the formation of abnormally large and twisted veins that bulge out from under the skin. Varicose veins can occur anywhere in the body, but people mostly get varicose veins on arms, thighs, lower legs and feet. The modern non-invasive treatment is the permanent cure for the problem of varicose veins. Waiting for the damaged veins to heal on their own prove to cause you more harm that benefit. Thus, you must reach out to a spRead more

  1. There are various ways to cure varicose veins without surgery. Here are some of the most effective tips for you: Stay active and exercise daily. Exercises that boost the blood circulation without putting extra strain on the legs are the best to get relief from varicose veins. Keep away the chances of obesity. Obesity exerts more pressure on the veins of the lower body, hence increases the chances of damaged veins. Do not remain seated or standing for long periods. At the end of the day, elevate your legs or use a cushion under your legs while sleeping. ERead more

  1. Varicose veins become dangerous if the symptoms start growing severe and painful day by day. If this scenario, it is not right to leave the condition untreated or delay seeking medical help. The common symptoms of varicose veins that become unbearable with time include swelling, intense pain and burning sensations around the varicose veins.  The dangers of varicose veins can increase in the long run. Problems like bursting of veins, bleeding, sores, and rashes can arise. Therefore to stay safe any such complications, get timely treatment for varicose veiRead more

  1. Yes, varicose veins can often cause the complication of deep vein thrombosis (DVT). It occurs because of pooling of blood inside the damaged veins. As there is no movement of blood inside these veins, the chances of forming blood clots increase. DVT can prove to be life threatening if the clot breaks away from the vein and enters the bloodstream. It can even result in a stroke or heart attack. Therefore treating varicose veins at an early stage is the right approach. Even DVT is curable in mild or moderate condition. Both the conditions become easier toRead more

  1. There is not a particular answer to this question. Usually a doctor treats the varicose veins of one leg at a time. The aim is to treat all the damaged veins of the legs all at once.  It is possible through modern laser treatment. There is no harmful side effects or complications of the advanced laser varicose veins treatment

  1. Varicose veins do have a genetic/hereditary factor associated with them. This means that varicose veins run in the family and if any of your close relatives have had varicose veins, you are at an increased risk of developing them too. Experts believe that in about 50 percent of the cases of varicose veins, genetic factors play a crucial role. The exact cause behind this is not known. However, according to doctors, the structure and strength of the veins can be inherited. So if both the parents had defective or weak vein valves or walls, it is very likelyRead more

  1. If varicose veins in your case developed only during pregnancy, there is a huge possibility of them disappearing within a few months after pregnancy. Varicose veins during pregnancy are very common due to increase in the pressure on the lower body and also in the volume of the blood. Wearing compression stockings help in such cases. But if your varicose veins keep recurring, then you need to undergo proper medical treatment. Laser treatment is considered to provide permanent solution for varicose veins. If you are currently facing the problem, you shouldRead more

  1. When a lot of blood pools in the veins, it pressurizes the vein walls and makes them weaker. In such a case, if any injury or bump occurs, the affected vein can rupture and start bleeding. This can give rise to two conditions. If only the vein has ruptured but the akin surface is intact, bruising will occur. However, if both the vein as well as the skin surface are damaged, you may notice bleeding through your leg. If this bleeding is not tended to in time, it can cause excessive blood loss, dizziness and may even lead to life-threatening implications.