La Jolla Vein Care has joined Health Excel IPA and will be contracted with some new insurances beginning today, July 1st. This is exciting news and means that more people will have access to our vein care services including ultrasound diagnostics, leading edge vein treatments,expert physicians, and concierge-style practice, and customer service. The contracted plans […]
Dr. Nisha Bunke, M.D., of La Jolla Vein Care discusses safety precautions the vein clinic has taken to ensure safety during COVID-19. At La Jolla Vein Care, our number one priority is the safety of our patients and staff. We have implemented new ways of doing things and utilization of new technology from telemedicine, in-home […]
As part of our Vein Care Reimagined initiative, we offer Park and Wait Check In or Curbside arrival for your next appointment. This allows you to remain in your vehicle while you wait for a scheduled appointment while the staff prepares an exam room for your visit. Between each visit, exam rooms are cleaned thoroughly […]
LA JOLLA VEIN CARE EMBRACES TELEMEDICINE AND INTRODUCES REVOLUTIONARY MOBILE ULTRASOUND SERVICES AMID COVID-19 CRISISNisha Bunke2020-09-18T01:57:11+00:00
Telemedicine and Mobile Ultrasound Services Made Available throughout Southern California in an Aim to Ensure Important Health Concerns Don’t Go Untreated While Many Continue to Shelter in Place
LA JOLLA, CALIF. (June 9, 2020) – La Jolla Vein Care (LJVC), a leader in vein treatment serving the Southern California community for more than a decade, […]
The International Union of Phlebology (UIP) Published a Consensus Document in the Journal of Vascular Surgery regarding the treatment of patients with vein disorders during COVID: Triage of Patients with Venous and Lymphatic Diseases during the COVID-19 pandemic- the Venous and Lymphatic Triage and Acuity Scale (VELTAS).
We are pleased to report that our own practice guidelines are […]
In observance of Memorial Day, our office is closed. We would like to honor the men and women who have sacrificed their lives while serving in the military. Most of us at La Jolla Vein Care have a direct military connection, and we continue to honor veterans and current military. We have chosen to be a […]
Prolonged desk work can increase the risk of blood clots in leg veins.
As many Americans are working from home, we have received many calls from patients regarding thrombophlebitis. This is not a new scenario for us, over the years frequently patients come in for assessment of leg pain after working on their computers for 12 […]
Foods that are rich in flavinoids may improve symptoms of venous disease. Flavonoids help protect plants from environmental toxins and help repair damage. They can be found in a variety of foods, such as fruits and vegetables. When we eat foods rich in flavonoids, it appears that we also benefit from this “antioxidant” power. In addition […]
Both Wendy Williams and Kathy Bates Suffer from Lymphedema.
This week’s Wendy Williams Show host, Wendy Williams discussed her struggles with lymphedema with guest, Kathy Bates who also has lymphedema. They both agreed that lymphedema is not given enough attention in medical education and in the medical community. We agree. Our medical speciality and society The […]