Non-Healing Ulcer | Suzette's Patient Story
53-year-old female with bilateral lower extremity pain and swelling and a non-healing right medial ulcer for over one year Center for Vein Restoration Physician: Peter J. Pappas, MD
Chronic Venous Hypertension | Chris' Patient Story
59-year-old male with chronic venous hypertension with pre-ulcerative changes Center for Vein Restoration Physician: Zoe Deol, MD, FACS, DABVLM
What Are Chronic Leg Ulcers? June is Wound Awareness Month
Is that sore on your leg not going away? Now is the time for treatment. June is Wound Healing Awareness Month, and according to Healogics, a network of wound treatment centers in the U.S., roughly 7 million Americans live with a chronic wound. Twelve percent of that number were diagnosed with a venous stasis ulcer or a sore on the leg.
How Many Wives Did Henry the VIII Kill, and How Many Venous Leg Ulcers Did it Take to Kill Henry the VIII?
Henry the VIII had a long history of varicose veins and venous leg ulcers. He died on January 28, 1547 from infection caused by his venous leg ulcers.
Are Vein Specialists More Time and Cost Effective in Healing Leg Ulcers?
Leg ulcers are common and there can be many reasons why a leg ulcer occurs. Click here to learn more about how to treat leg ulcers caused by venous insufficiency.
Caring for Venous Ulcer Wounds
Those suffering from varicose veins are at greater risk of a venous ulcer. At-home remedies can help heal the open
New Study Shows that Early Intervention Leads to Faster Healing in Patients with Venous Ulcers
Early endovenous ablation — a common treatment for varicose veins — can help speed up healing for venous leg ulcers. Leg
Early Warning Signs of Venous Ulcers
Untreated varicose veins can cause ulcers in some cases. Fortunately, venous ulcers are simple to spot and prevent. Varicose veins can
Treating and Preventing Venous Ulcers
Venous ulcers are a rare complication of varicose veins and other chronic venous insufficiencies — luckily, they’re relatively easy to