Vein Facts:

Varicose veins are a sign that there is high pressure in the veins. This is called venous insufficiency or venous hypertension.

August 15th, 2014

Do Compression Socks Treat Veins?

Written by Dallas Vein Specialists on August 15, 2014

Some of our patients at Dallas Vein Specialists are curious whether there are conservative ways to manage varicose vein symptoms and promote good blood circulation. We recommend three steps: exercise, elevating the legs and wearing good quality, graduated compression hose daily. Wearing compression socks or hose is especially important during long flights, car rides or prolonged immobilization of the legs....