Entries by lajollaveincare

Watch us on CBS Channel 8 ‘American Health Front’

La Jolla Vein Care’s Dr. Nisha Bunke will be featured on “American Health Front!” this Sunday at 3:00pm on CBS 8. This medical program will follow the PGA tour.  Dr. Bunke talks about vein disorders that afflict Americans and leading edge procedures for treating varicose veins. Tune in this Sunday, May 17th at 3:00pm on CBS Channel 8, […]

Before and After Photo Gallery

This is a before and after picture of leg vein treatment with sclerotherapy at La Jolla Vein Care. See all of our Before and After Photos of San Diego Vein Treatment.  Go to the ‘Results’ page of www.lajollaveincare.com. Click here to see more before and after photos of leg vein treatment by La Jolla Vein […]

Video: Spider Vein Sclerotherapy

Watch a video on spider vein treatment with sclerotherapy. Sclerotherapy is considered the ‘gold standard’ of treatment for leg veins . Sclerotherapy involves an injection of a medication into the vein.  This will cause the vein to collapse and gradually fade away. Sclerotherapy has been used to treat spider veins for decades, but new solutions […]

What are varicose veins and spider veins?

Varicose (VAR-i-kos) veins are enlarged veins that can be blue, red, or flesh-colored. They often look like cords and appear twisted and bulging. They can be swollen and raised above the surface of the skin. Varicose veins are often found on the thighs, backs of the calves, or the inside of the leg. During pregnancy, […]

VenaSeal ‘Vein Glue’ Approved By FDA To Treat Varicose Veins

VenaSeal ‘Vein Glue’ Approved By FDA To Treat Varicose Veins Earlier this week, The U.S. food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved the VenaSeal closure system to permanently treat varicose veins by sealing the affected superficial veins using an adhesive agent. This treatment has been used in Europe, and will soon be available to vein specialists and their […]

Recognize Signs of Venous Disease

Recognize the signs and symptoms of venous disease: heavy, tired and aching legs swollen legs and or ankles cramping in the legs dull or sharp pain in the calf varicose veins and spider veins red or warm veins itching around the veins skin changes around the ankles such as pigmentation, brownish discoloration, eczema, new red […]