October, 2015

Obesity and Reticular Veins

October 21, 2015
by Dr. Charles Dietzek

Obesity is not only a contributing factor to varicose and reticular veins, but it also makes treatment more challenging and complex. Those who are overweight and at risk for development of varicose veins should seek help from their primary care doctor to develop a weight loss plan. Not only will they realize systemic benefits, they'll...  read more

What to Do About Reticular Veins

October 18, 2015
by Dr. Charles Dietzek

  In most cases, patients consider reticular veins a cosmetic issue.  When their presence affects self-confidence, visiting a vein clinic for a consultation can provide reassurance that the appropriate vein treatment will cause these vessels to disappear. What is a Reticular Vein? It is a feeder vein that transports blood to skin capillaries.  According to...  read more

Evaluating the Venefit Procedure: Is It Right For Me?

October 11, 2015
by Dr. Charles Dietzek

Millions of Americans suffer from varicose veins or chronic venous insufficiency. These medical conditions are signs that the vascular system is not working properly to pump blood through the body. When blood pools in the veins, they begin to bulge and become discolored. Finding an effective varicose vein treatment is the first step toward better...  read more

Basics of BOTOX®

October 6, 2015
by Dr. Charles Dietzek

BOTOX® is one of the most popular and well-known treatments available to people dealing with lines and wrinkles in the skin. If you are interested in BOTOX® injections, read the information below to learn more about this treatment option. What is BOTOX®? BOTOX® is an injectable medication that can be used to treat certain types...  read more