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Wearing Boots Doesn’t Cause Varicose Veins

Varicose veins are very common, yet there are still so many misconceptions about them. One of them is that wearing boots causes them (it doesn’t). What causes varicose veins? Varicose veins are bulging, twisted veins caused by weak or damaged valves. Arteries are the blood vessels that carry blood from your heart to the rest […]

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Understanding the difference between varicose veins and vascular disease

Not sure how to tell whether your achy legs and ropy-looking legs are caused by varicose veins or more serious vascular disease?  Premier Vascular Surgeon Dr. Stephen Tonks discusses the differences in this segment on WATE’s Living East TN program. Finding relief for varicose veins and vascular disease with Premier Surgical  

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What is Involved in a Vein Screening?

If the veins on your lower legs are bulging and swelling, then you may have to see a specialist for vein screening. What is vein screening? A vein screening at Premier Vascular & Vein Center in Knoxville is a non-invasive way of determining your veins’ health. This examination may involve looking at your medical history […]

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How to Cope with Varicose Veins During Summer

Summer may be an exciting time for many but for some people, including those with varicose veins, this season can be a source of discomfort. If you have varicose or spider veins, the experts at Premier Vein Clinic in Knoxville have some tips to help you cope with summer: Use sunscreen Sunscreen should always be […]

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We Have a Variety of Options for Varicose Vein Treatment

Varicose veins can affect your quality of life. These twisted, swollen, bluish veins aren’t just distracting on the eyes but can also cause painful symptoms such as heavy sensation in the legs, aches that may worsen when sitting or standing for too long, and burning or throbbing sensation, and itching around the affected area. Premier […]

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Love your legs again!

After months of bundling up, you may be looking forward to longer days of warmth and wearing your shorts and skirts again.  If the look of your varicose veins is keeping you from doing that, we have good news for you: they can be treated! Varicose Vein Treatment at Premier Vein Clinic Premier Vein Clinic […]

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Myths About Varicose Veins

Varicose veins are very common. In fact, about 3 in every 10 adults have them. Despite this, there are still a lot of misconceptions about them, which keep some people from seeking treatment. The team at Premier Vein Clinic in Knoxville wants you to be aware of the most common myths about varicose veins: Myth […]

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FREE vein screenings! Learn which treatment options are better for you.

Varicose veins are very common, especially among women. However, not everyone sees a specialist to have them checked. More than just a cosmetic problem “It’s just a cosmetic problem” – this is probably the most common misconception about varicose veins. And this what keeps some people (especially men) from seeking help. Varicose veins are more […]

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We Offer FREE Winter Vein Screenings

If you have bulging veins on your lower extremities and if you feel an aching sensation and/or itchiness in that area, then you may have varicose veins. What are varicose veins? Varicose veins are swollen twisted veins. Since they are just under the skin, these swollen veins are very much visible.  Varicose veins are usually […]

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Varicose vein treatments don’t have to be scary!

Varicose veins are more than just a cosmetic problem. If you want yours to be treated but you’re worried about the downtime it entails, the physicians at Premier Vein Clinic in Knoxville want you to know that varicose vein treatment has come a long way. What are varicose veins? Varicose veins are enlarged, twisted, and […]

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