Entries by La Jolla Vein Care

What are the Symptoms of Varicose Veins and Spider Veins?

Varicose veins and spider veins develop gradually and progressively. They are unsightly and are often a source of considerable discomfort. Both varicose veins and spider veins can cause symptoms. Symptoms often become worse during the menstrual cycle and pregnancy for women. The symptoms can include: Aching, tenderness Heaviness, fatigue General restlessness in the legs Burning pain Throbbing […]

Medicare Accepted At La Jolla Vein Care

Does Medicare cover varicose vein treatment? Medicare is accepted at La Jolla Vein Care. Medicare will typically cover a consultation, diagnostic ultrasound and varicose vein treatment if it is considered medically necessary. To be considered medically necessary and not cosmetic, the individual must meet certain criteria: 1) The vein condition must cause symptoms that are […]

San Diego’s Top Vein Specialists

Check out La Jolla Vein Care’s Dr. Bunke and Dr. Fronek in the October issue of San Diego Magazine, which is the Top Doctor’s Issue. The article highlights the doctors expertise, specialized training, and diagnostic and innovative treatment technology that is offered at La Jolla Vein Care.

WORLD THROMBOSIS DAY

WORLD THROMBOSIS DAY Recognized on 13 October, World Thrombosis Day (WTD) focuses attention on the often overlooked and misunderstood disease of thrombosis. With hundreds of educational events in countries around the world, WTD and its partners place a global spotlight on thrombosis as an urgent and growing health problem. Thrombosis is the formation of potentially […]