September, 2016

How to Get Ready for Sclerotherapy

September 28, 2016
by Dr. Charles Dietzek

You have a number of vein treatment options when you have spider veins or varicose veins. Smaller veins are usually treated with sclerotherapy, which involves injecting the veins with a solution so that they collapse and fade away. Although sclerotherapy is a non-invasive treatment that doesn't require you to take any time off from work,...  read more

Do I Need Hand Vein Treatment?

September 18, 2016
by Dr. Charles Dietzek

The veins in the hands often become more prominent with age. If you have noticed changes in these veins, you may be wondering if it is time to start thinking about hand vein treatment. To determine whether you need to make an appointment with a hand vein specialist, ask yourself the following questions about your...  read more

Why is a Venous Doppler Test Performed

September 2, 2016
by Dr. Charles Dietzek

If your doctor has requested for you to have a venous Doppler test performed, it could be to look for the reasons why you have varicose veins. It helps to look for the basic causes of varicose veins and associated problems, such as blood clots and narrowing of the veins. This is typically an alternative...  read more