March 25, 2017. Kihei, Maui, HI. Vein Clinics of Hawaii announces the publication of a new article that discusses the most common vein disease – varicose veins – and how their symptoms progress as the disease goes through its different stages. According to these Hawaii vein specialists, these stages are important to know about, because left untreated varicose veins don’t “go away” or “get better on their own” – they get worse.
According to these vein care specialists in Kauai, “varicose veins may start as enlarged, discolored veins, but left untreated, the symptoms soon progress and cause swollen legs and ankles, changes to skin texture and color, and ulceration that can literally leave your legs covered with open, bleeding sores. This progression of the disease from bad to worse is completely predictable, but it’s also unnecessary, because varicose veins can be easily treated and eliminated.”
By publishing this article, these doctors hope that patients will learn how quickly CVI and varicose veins can go from bad to worse, and will realize the value of seeing a specialist. Patients seeking more information on these subjects can find it on the center’s website at http://veinclinicsofhawaii.com/, or by contacting an Oahu varicose vein doctor.
Varicose Vein Treatment Options
Varicose veins and spider veins are quite common afflictions in the United States, affecting up to 30 million people. While women tend to suffer from vein disease more frequently than men, both sexes can be afflicted. Spider veins are usually smaller, web-like veins that might have a tangled appearance, while varicose veins are usually larger, twisted, bluish veins that are raised on the skin.
There are several safe and effective treatment options for varicose veins and spider veins, including the Venefit™ procedure, microphlebectomy, and sclerotherapy. All procedures are minimally invasive, meaning they can be performed on an outpatient basis in the doctor’s office. They all help restore both the health and beauty of the legs with minimal discomfort and minimal downtime.
About Vein Clinics of Hawaii
Vein Clinics of Hawaii is a leading vein disease treatment center located on the island of Maui and serving patients from all surrounding areas. The clinic provides comprehensive care for several types of venous disease, and specializes in eliminating varicose veins and spider veins. Vein Clinics of Hawaii is dedicated to using today’s most advanced, minimally invasive vein treatment options to relieve painful, unattractive vein problems. Some of the leading-edge treatments the clinic provides are sclerotherapy, ambulatory phlebotomy, and the Venefit™ closure procedure for patients suffering from superficial venous reflux. Dr. Randall S. Juleff founded Vein Clinics of Hawaii. His skill and experience, along with his passion and commitment to treating venous disease, ensures that patients receive the best care possible.