Vein Facts:

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

January 16th, 2015

Dr. Oz Show on Varicose and Spider Veins – A Vein Surgeon’s Perspective

Written by Dallas Vein Specialists on January 16, 2015

Recently Dr. Oz discussed varicose veins and spider veins of the leg on his afternoon television show. This was complete with video simulation of veins and a discussion of treatment. A woman with typical leg spider (thread) veins demonstrated their appearance and discussed her cosmetic concerns. Then Dr. Oz discussed the difference between varicose veins and spider veins. A visiting...

Vein Removal FAQs

Written by Dallas Vein Specialists on January 15, 2015

At Dallas Vein Specialists, we receive many questions from prospective and current patients about the appearance of varicose or spider veins and the related treatment options. We want our patients to be educated and informed about their conditions, the treatment options and any related risks. With this in mind, I share the following frequently asked questions and responses: What Is...