Recent Articles About Vein Health
How Do I Get Rid of Spider Veins on My Legs?
Don't hesitate to consult a spider vein specialist and explore the solutions that best suit your needs. We offer minimally invasive, in-office procedures for spider veins, including Sclerotherapy, Foam Sclerotherapy, Laser Therapy, and Radiofrequency Ablation.
When to Worry About Leg Pain
Leg pain with a heavy, aching feeling and swelling can indicate vein disease or venous insufficiency. Reach out Center for Vein Restoration, we provide expert vein care!
5 Red Flags That You Might Have Vein Disease
Patients with vein disease are also at increased risk of developing restless leg syndrome. If you’re struggling with painful symptoms of vein disease, CVR’s board-certified experts are here to provide safe, comfortable, in-office solutions to treating the symptoms of vein disease.
When Can I Work Out or Play Sports After Varicose Vein Treatment?
Recovery time varies for each person after varicose vein treatment. Safe activities typically include walking, swimming, and yoga; however, it’s important to discuss your specific situation with your vein doctor before increasing intensity.
How Do I Know If My Leg Sore Is a Leg Ulcer?
Leg ulcers are open wounds that heal slowly and are often accompanied by pain. Symptoms of these ulcers can include redness, swelling, discharge, an unpleasant odor, a crusty surface, and alterations in the skin's appearance. Neglecting to address an untreated leg ulcer can lead to significant health risks. Learn more.
Center for Vein Restoration Welcomes Dr. Fortenberry to Dothan, Alabama!
Center for Vein Restoration (CVR) is pleased to introduce the latest addition to their team of leading vein specialists in Dothan, Alabama: David Fortenberry, MD, FACS, SVS. Dr. Fortenberry is board-certified by the American Board of Surgery and is a member of the American College of Surgeons and the Society for Vascular Surgery.
When Should I Be Concerned About Leg Swelling
If you are experiencing leg swelling, you must speak with your vein doctor to determine the best course of treatment. As the clinical leaders in vein care, at Center for Vein Restoration (CVR), we are committed to providing clean, safe, and affordable vein care.
4 Tips for Discussing Your Friend's Varicose Veins
Bringing up a sensitive health issue like varicose veins with a friend can be stressful, but it's an important conversation that can lead to better health outcomes. Varicose veins can cause discomfort and impact your friend’s quality of life, so discussing them with care and empathy is essential.
Venous Thromboembolism vs. Deep Vein Thrombosis: Similarities and Differences
Although venous thromboembolism (VTE) and deep vein thrombosis (DVT) share some similarities, they are distinct medical conditions. VTE encompasses a wider range of conditions, with DVT being just one of them, and it also includes the potentially life-threatening pulmonary embolism (PE). Read this blog to learn more.