News & Info | Premier Vein Clinics | Knoxville, TN

Varicose vein Specialists865-588-8229

MediaBrochure

Blog


Men Get Varicose Veins Too

When people think about varicose veins, they may think about older women. It’s not surprising as varicose veins are very common among women and the older population. But did you know that men can have varicose veins too? Men and Varicose Veins About 45 percent of men will experience varicose veins at some point of […]

Read More »

Tags: , , , , , ,



Premier’s Vein TEAM

Varicose veins can be more than just a cosmetic problem. For some people, this vein condition can cause more than just discoloration on the affected site. It can cause aching, pain and discomfort. If you’re one of these people, you may have considered having your varicose vein treated. Looking for a reputable and experienced vein […]

Read More »

Tags: , , , ,



Free Vein Screenings Available

  Varicose veins are a common condition, often affecting the legs and the feet. Although they are usually harmless, varicose veins can be painful and disfiguring. What causes varicose veins? Varicose veins are often a result of weak/damaged valves. The tiny valves in the veins help in returning blood to the heart. They open as […]

Read More »

Tags: , , , ,



3 Things That Cause Varicose Veins

If you have bulging, enlarged, and twisted veins that appear purplish or bluish, then you may have varicose veins. What causes varicose veins? To understand what causes varicose veins, it’s important to know how blood circulation works. Blood vessels in the body such as the arteries and veins play an important role in blood circulation. […]

Read More »

Tags: , , , , , , , ,



Varicose Vein Treatments Are Covered By Most Insurance Plans

Some patients with varicose veins may be hesitant to see a doctor for treatment. They may incorrectly think varicose veins  are just a “cosmetic” problem and hence, treatment won’t be covered by their health insurance plan. While it’s true that most health plans won’t pay for spider vein treatment, it’s a different story for varicose […]

Read More »

Tags: , , , , , ,



Slerotherapy With Our Sclero RN, Angie

Spider veins can be more than just cosmetic problems. A number of people seek treatment because they cause discomfort, not just because they look bad. Sclerotherapy is a popular treatment option for spider veins. It’s a procedure that involves an injection of a solution directly into the vein. The solution, which is typically a salt […]

Read More »

Tags: , , , ,



These Jobs Can Increase Your Risk for Varicose Veins

Veins have one-way valves. They keep the blood flowing towards the heart. If these valves are damaged or weak, the blood can back up and pool into the veins, causing them to swell. This results to a condition called varicose veins, a very common vein issue. There are several factors that can increase your risk […]

Read More »

Tags: , , ,



Get Rid of Post-Partum Varicose Veins

For some women, swollen, bulging, or twisting veins are a normal, but uncomfortable part of pregnancy. Why varicose veins are common during pregnancy? There are three main reasons why varicose veins can happen during pregnancy: You produce more blood than usual to help support your baby’s growth and development. Your growing uterus puts pressure and […]

Read More »

Tags: , , , , ,



Love Your Legs!

Most people notice their varicose veins once they start seeing the bulging veins on their feet and legs.   A lot of people think that varicose veins are just a cosmetic problem, not until they start experiencing other symptoms like feeling of heaviness, pain, and at times, swelling of the legs or feet after standing for […]

Read More »

Tags: , ,



Varicose Veins and Exercise

If you have varicose veins, you have probably skipped out on your workouts in fear that they can worsen your already aching legs. You don’t have to give up exercising just because you have varicose veins. When done right, exercise can actually help the condition of your diseased vein. Exercise improves the blood circulation in […]

Read More »

Tags: , ,