Many patients ask whether their varicose and spider veins can come back after treatment, and while this is highly unlikely, it does sometimes happen. As the return of your veins after being treated is unlikely this is not a reason to not treat or delay the treatment of your varicose and spider veins. […]
Is it safe to fly with varicose veins?
As it is recommended to avoid prolonged periods of standing or sitting when you have varicose veins, many patients find themselves asking whether it is safe to fly given their venous condition. On their own, varicose veins should not prevent you from traveling; however, there are some safety precautions that you can take to safely […]
Dealing with Spider Veins? Visit Canada Vein Clinics in Ottawa!
Varicose veins are enlarged veins that are usually blue or red. Spider veins look a lot like varicose veins, the only difference is that they are smaller. Both spider and varicose veins can lead to pain, swelling, skin irritation, and rashes. Thankfully, both can be treated at our vein clinic in Ottawa. If you’re dealing […]
Experiencing Spider Veins in Toronto? Consider Sclerotherapy!
Your age and lifestyle may increase your risk of developing spider veins. While this condition can compromise your appearance, it can also negatively impact other areas of your health and put you at risk for complications like blood clots. The good news is sclerotherapy can be used at our office in Toronto to rid you […]
What Causes Spider Veins?
Spider veins and varicose veins are common, but they’re rarely wanted. They come in various colors, ranging from red to blue. They might look like twisted cords, and in some instances, they bulge. The primary difference between spider veins and varicose veins is the size. Spider veins are a little bit smaller than varicose veins. […]