What is Venous Eczema? Let a Vein Doctor Explain
Twenty percent of people over age 70 suffer from venous eczema, also known as stasis dermatitis or gravitational eczema. In the article a vein expert, Dr. Mohamed T. Hassan from Center for Vein Restoration explains what exactly the condition is, and what can be done to treat it.
Compression Stockings: How to Apply & How Long Until They Work
This is the first in a 3-part series about compression stockings by vein physician Mohamed T. Hassan, MD, DABVLM, RPVI. in this blog Dr. Hassan offers tips on the best way to put on therapeutic compression stockings and recommends how long it takes to see the benefits of wearing compression stockings.
How to Prevent Recurring Varicose Veins
As a sign of progressive disease, varicose veins can require ongoing medical attention.
Why You Should Never Ignore Your Varicose Veins: A Patient’s Story
Myths about varicose veins perpetuate inaccurate information that causes many people to postpone or dismiss vein treatment. Missed or delayed vein care can unnecessarily put health at risk.
Have Leg Discomfort? Here’s a Happy CVR Patient’s Advice
Katrina suffered for years with the symptoms of vein disease, including achy, painful, swollen legs. Then she got the help she needed from a Center for Vein Restoration (CVR) vein specialist. Here is her story.
50th Wedding Anniversary Trip Two Weeks After Vein Treatment
Judy, age 71, was not about to let leg cramping, swelling, and painful varicose veins on the back of her legs stop her from enjoying her 50th wedding anniversary trip. When she was told that there was nothing that could be done about her vein disease, she turned to Center for Vein Restoration (CVR) and got the relief she was looking for. She went on her trip thanks to CVR's Dr. Mohamed T. Hassan.
Do You Have Cellulitis or Venous Skin Changes: What’s the Difference?
Venous stasis dermatitis can be misdiagnosed as cellulitis. Learn the differences between these two painful skin conditions: one caused by venous insufficiency and the other being a bacterial skin infection. Learn why misidentifying the conditions can lead to prolonged and unnecessary patient suffering.
A Healed Wound Restores This Dancer’s Legs (and Smile!)
Chronic non-healing wounds negatively impact the quality of life for millions of Americans, Worsen by diabetes, obesity, and the Covid-19 pandemic, wounds that don't heal take a huge emotional and economic toll on individuals. Read about one patient's journey from pain and frustration to complete healing, thanks to her Center for Vein Restoration physician.