Category Archives: Spider Veins

Spider Veins Columbia SC

Multiple Treatments for Spider Veins?

Spider veins are a concern for both men and women. The condition can be especially frustrating when webs of deeply colored veins appear in a visible area such as the face or the ankles. It’s true that spider veins are more of a cosmetic problem and are not likely to cause the same physical symptoms […]


Is it Spider Veins or Venous Reflux? | The Vein Clinic | Columbia, South Carolina

Is it Spider Veins or Venous Reflux?

Before commencing with treatment for spider veins, an important aspect of our protocol is to ascertain whether venous reflux could be involved. This condition, which describes the pooling of blood in veins, may cause visible red, purple, and blue “webs.” Because venous reflux is also a potential trigger for edema (swelling) and chronic vascular insufficiency, […]


Early Intervention Makes All The Difference

Individuals who have suffered deep vein thrombosis, or DVT, know the frustration – and the fear – brought on by the clot in a deep vein in the leg. Once you have completed the regimen of treatment for this primary condition, your hope is that it will not occur again in the future. Rarely do […]



Varicose Veins: Is Compression the Answer?

People with varicose veins know all too well the familiar sensations of swelling, aching, and cramping that often feel worse after a long day. One of the most common ways to deal with the discomfort and unattractive appearance of varicose veins is to have them removed with sclerotherapy or another medical modality. While we routinely […]




Want Healthier Veins? Eat this!

There are miles and miles of vessels that allow blood to course through the body. As we age, we may notice symptoms that indicate a problem in one or more of these important vessels. Sometimes, symptoms are aggravating on a cosmetic level. Certain venous conditions, however, could pose a health risk. At The Vein Clinic, […]


Can Exercise Help or Hurt Varicose Veins?

If you struggle with the appearance of spider veins or varicose veins, the last thing you want is for them to worsen as a result of your activities. At the same time, exercise is an important aspect of taking good care of yourself. You may wonder if there are certain types of exercise that you […]


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