When visible signs of venous disease such as spider veins, varicose veins, or skin changes are present, this is usually the tip of the iceberg, and an underlying vein problem is present. An underlying vein condition (venous reflux disease) can be detected with ultrasound. A treatment plan is focused on treating the underlying vein problems […]
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, […]
While we offer telemedicine visits and in-home ultrasound diagnostics, if you prefer or need to come to our office, we want you to know about the extensive COVID precautions we have taken to ensure our office is one of the safest places you can be.
We want you to know that our first concern has always been […]
Duplex ultrasound combines Doppler flow information and conventional imaging information, sometimes called B-mode, to allow physicians to see the structure of your blood vessels. Duplex ultrasound uses sound waves to get images of your blood vessels. It also helps determine how fast blood moves through the vessels. It can also be useful to […]
Venous reflux disease is also known as venous stasis, venous insufficiency or venous incompetence. Venous reflux disease refers to ‘leaky valves’ in the veins of the legs. Reflux may occur in the deep and/or superficial leg veins. The deep veins are those within the muscle; they bring at least 80-90% […]
Resuming In-office Services
La Jolla Vein Care has been actively monitoring the COVID-19 pandemic and its impact on our patient care and office protocols. Our highest priority is to continue providing the highest standard in vein care in a safe environment for our patients and staff. We have created and implemented a strategic plan using […]
Applying stockings with ease:
- Turn your stocking completely inside out
- Locate the smaller foot hole of the stocking and tuck the foot in until you reach the heel
- Place your thumbs on either side of the tucked in foot hole, […]
We now offer mobile ultrasound services!
Right now we want you to stay home. But, that won’t stop us from helping you!
Enjoy a thorough vascular assessment from the convenience of your own home.
- Have your physician consultation, conservative management or follow-up visit by telemedicine (video) or by telephone (it’s your preference!).
- For the ultrasound portion, our Registered Vascular […]
No co-pay expenses for patients during COVID-10 for telemedicine consultations.
We want to help you and do not want you to delay your vein care. Call now to schedule a telemedicine consultation with Dr. Lucas to understand your condition and treatment options. Your co-pay will be waived.