development of varicose veins | Premier Vein Clinics | Knoxville, TN

Varicose vein Specialists865-588-8229

MediaBrochure

Blog


Easy Steps To Prevent Varicose Veins

At Premier Vein Clinics of Knoxville, many patients with varicose veins want to know how they can prevent more veins from developing, or how they can prevent the ones they have from getting worse. The first step to an action plan for preventing or managing varicose veins is to understand the common risk factors that […]

Read More »

Tags: , , , , ,



3 Facts About EVLT Treatment For Varicose Veins

Varicose veins are enlarged, twisted veins near the surface of the skin that most commonly appear in the legs and ankles. They don’t usually pose a serious health risk, but they can cause uncomfortable pain and swelling. At Premier Vein Clinics of Knoxville, we see many patients who have suffered from their varicose veins symptoms […]

Read More »

Tags: , , , , ,



When Should Varicose Veins Be Treated?

Nearly half the U.S. population has varicose veins to varying degrees. For many people, they appear as blueish ropy bulges on the legs and, while they may be unsightly they don’t always pose a health risk. At Premier Vein Clinics of Knoxville, we see patients with a wide range of complaints about their varicose veins, […]

Read More »

Tags: , , , , ,



Exercise and Your Vein Health

  Article after article recommends that you exercise for a healthy heart, stronger muscles, or a smaller waistline. We get that. But what about for the health of your veins —and, specifically, what if you have varicose veins? At Premier Vein Clinics of Knoxville, exercise is an important topic we discuss with our varicose vein […]

Read More »

Tags: , , , , ,



You’ve Been Diagnosed With Varicose Veins. Now What?

If you’ve been diagnosed with varicose veins, take heart. At Premier Vein Clinics of Knoxville, we reassure our patients that have been newly diagnosed with varicose veins with two facts. First, you’re not alone. As many as 40 million people suffer from varicose veins in the U.S., which is nearly half the population. Second, know […]

Read More »

Tags: , , , , ,



Vein Treatment Procedures Then & Now — One Patient’s Story

The treatment of varicose veins has come a long way. The in-office, minimally invasive techniques used today have a higher success rate than older, more invasive procedures such as vein stripping. One recent Premier Vein Clinics patient knows this first hand. *Jean, a 70-something Knoxville native had inherited her varicose veins and the painful swelling […]

Read More »

Tags: , , , , ,



Why You Don’t Need To Fear Varicose Vein Surgery

You know you have varicose veins, those ropy bulges in your legs that may be blue or purple and may at times be swollen or painful. Because genetics play a large role in who develops varicose veins — which is nearly half the population — you may also have learned to recognize the condition based […]

Read More »

Tags: , , , , ,



Treating Varicose Veins Today—It’s Not Like It Used To Be!

At Premier Vein Clinics, our board certified vascular surgeons have treated more than 10,000 patients, many of whom suffered from the pain and swelling associated with varicose veins. Each one of those patients most likely breathed a sigh of relief during their initial consultation when they learned two facts: Advances in medical technology have made […]

Read More »

Tags: , , , , ,



7 Tips for Nurses to Ease Varicose Veins

The daunting responsibility of taking care of others requires a lot of time on your feet. Nurses tend to have a constant stream of patients each day allowing for little time to rest. Nearly 50% of American adults suffer from venous disease and nurses are especially prone to it due to the amount of time […]

Read More »

Tags: , , , , ,



Free Vein Screenings in January & February

If you’ve been suffering from painful, swollen legs this is your opportunity to find out if varicose veins may be to blame. A free vein screening at Premier Vein Clinics in Knoxville will start your new year off in the right direction towards loving your legs again. In January and February only, Premier Vein Clinics […]

Read More »

Tags: , , , , ,