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unsightly veins?

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Our Maryland Area Locations

As an actively expanding organization, CVR has assembled the most qualified and experienced team of physicians, researchers, and staff to serve patients across our 70+ vein center locations.

Types of Vein Conditions

There are two primary types of vein conditions—both of which are indicative of some level of underlying venous insufficiency. Spider veins are tangled groups of tiny blood vessels just under the skin’s surface that resemble spider webs, hence their name. Typically, they are red, blue or purple and are clearly visible on the thighs, lower legs and face. Varicose veins tend to be larger in diameter and are visibly bumpy or rope-like. Both types of vein conditions can produce physical symptoms—from leg pain and fatigue to itching, burning and nighttime restlessness. Only a comprehensive ultrasound scan can reveal what truly lies beneath your skin.

What are spiders veins?

Spider veins are tangled groups of tiny blood vessels just under the skin’s surface that resemble spider webs or tree branches. Typically, they are red, blue or purple and are clearly visible on the thighs, lower legs and face.

Common symptoms include:

  • uncomfortable feeling in the legs
  • swelling
  • rash
  • throbbing, cramping or aching
  • restless legs
  • itching around the veins
  • skin ulcers
Spider veins

What are varicose veins?

Often painful and unsightly, varicose veins are visibly bumpy or rope-like and may occur in almost any part of the leg—most often in the back of the calf or on the inside of the leg between the groin and the ankle. Varicose veins can be sometimes be debilitating, limit a person’s mobility, and affect their quality of life.

Common symptoms include:

  • leg pain
  • aching, or cramping
  • fatigued or heavy-feeling legs
  • itching/burning
  • swollen ankles
  • restless legs
  • ulcers (in severe cases)
Varicose veins
Doctor inspecting legs

Don't Worry,
You're Not Alone

40 Million
Americans
have venous insufficiency, yet only 1.9 million seek vein treatment each year.
41%
of Women
Will suffer from varicose veins by age 50.
42%
of Men
Have some form of venous insufficiency by age 60.

Complimentary Physician Visits

This is the perfect opportunity to meet our physicians, as well as their teams of vein care specialists, to answer your questions about spider vein treatment, varicose vein treatment and other vein treatment options.

Meet our Physicians

All of us at Center for Vein Restoration would like to thank you for choosing our team to meet your healthcare needs. It is our privilege to see you and we wish to reassure you that our expert team of physicians and support staff will do all they can to make sure you have the best experience possible! To learn more about our physicians, please click here.

Board Certifications:
OB/GYN, Venous and Lymphatic Disease
Medical Schools:
Georgetown University
Professional Associations:
Calvert Memorial Hospital
““My specialty within the field of venous insufficiency involves microphlebectomy of varicose veins along with the minimally-invasive treatment of venous insufficiency in general.””
Board Certifications:
Emergency Medicine, IAC Accredited Clinic
Medical Schools:
University of Vermont (Burlington, VM), Tufts University School of Medicine (Medford, MA), Residency at Baystate Medical Center (Springfield, MA)
Professional Associations:
Professor of Emergency Medicine, Georgetown University School of Medicine
“I had my own experience with venous disease. I want to make sure that similar situation does not happen to others.”
Board Certifications:
Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Medicine, Nuclear Cardiology, Echocardiography, Interventional Cardiology, Vascular Interpretation (RPVI)
Medical Schools:
New York College of Osteopathic Medicine
Professional Associations:
Deborah Heart and Lung Center
““What interests me about venous disease is how under recognized the disease process is and how remarkable patients feel post treatment.””
Board Certifications:
Emergency Medicine
Medical Schools:
Northeast Ohio Medical University
Professional Associations:
Holy Cross Hospitals
““My specialty within the field of venous insufficiency is the ability to apply my many years of ultrasound procedural skills to treat patients with minimal invasiveness without general anesthesia in an outpatient setting.””
Board Certifications:
American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Medical Schools:
Sri Devraj Urs Medical College
Professional Associations:
Mayo Clinic Health System
““The ability to perform minimally invasive outpatient procedures that have a high patient satisfaction rate while resolving primary complaints is rewarding and gratifying."”
Board Certifications:
Thoracic Surgery
Medical Schools:
Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
Professional Associations:
American College of Chest Physicians, Society of Thoracic Surgeons
“My specialty within the field of venous disease is applying surgical techniques of tissue handling to remove bulging varicose veins”

Our Patients Come First

– Craig K.

Germantown

“Dr, Shah was a pleasure to work with. I felt very comfortable and his staff was just as courteous. I would recommend his services.”

– Craig K.

Germantown

I feel so much better. Now I can do a lot more. I can walk, exercise... If I could do it all over again, I would have done it a lot sooner.