La Jolla Vein Care

June 2020

Understanding Insurance Coverage for Varicose Veins

2020-09-17T21:20:12+00:00

Does Insurance Pay for Varicose Vein Treatment? Here’s the criteria that determine if insurance pays for varicose vein treatment

Most insurance types (including Medicare and Molina) will cover varicose vein treatments that are considered “medically necessary care” but not for “cosmetic care”.  Varicose veins (bulging leg veins) have to cause symptoms such as leg pain to […]

Understanding Insurance Coverage for Varicose Veins2020-09-17T21:20:12+00:00

Escleroterapia con Espuma por Venas Varicosas

2020-09-17T21:31:06+00:00

Escleroterapia con Espuma Guiada por Ecografía

La escleroterapia con espuma guiada por ecografía funciona bien para tratar las venas varicosas superficiales y las venas que no son visibles a simple vista. La espuma medicada puede observarse en la ecografía, lo que nos permite administrarlo con precisión y dirigirlo hacia las venas […]

Escleroterapia con Espuma por Venas Varicosas2020-09-17T21:31:06+00:00

LA JOLLA VEIN CARE EMBRACES TELEMEDICINE AND INTRODUCES REVOLUTIONARY MOBILE ULTRASOUND SERVICES AMID COVID-19 CRISIS

2020-09-18T01:57:11+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, […]

LA JOLLA VEIN CARE EMBRACES TELEMEDICINE AND INTRODUCES REVOLUTIONARY MOBILE ULTRASOUND SERVICES AMID COVID-19 CRISIS2020-09-18T01:57:11+00:00

COVID Precautions at La Jolla Vein Care

2020-09-18T02:11:40+00:00

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 […]

COVID Precautions at La Jolla Vein Care2020-09-18T02:11:40+00:00

May 2020

Memorial Day Observation

2020-09-18T18:59:22+00:00

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 […]

Memorial Day Observation2020-09-18T18:59:22+00:00

We’re Open: Extended hours, Curb-side check-in, & Virtual Visits

2020-09-18T19:08:55+00:00

We’re Open

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 […]

We’re Open: Extended hours, Curb-side check-in, & Virtual Visits2020-09-18T19:08:55+00:00

Potential Link Between Blood Clots and Coronavirus 

2020-08-19T01:19:16+00:00

Blood Clots in Patients with SARS-CoV-2

Many physicians treating patients with SARS-CoV-2 have noticed an increased incidence of blood clots, including deep venous thrombosis (DVT) and pulmonary embolism.  Studies at this point are lacking but there is a hypothesis that this infection affects coagulation. For this reason, the International Society on Thrombosis and Haemostasis has recommended […]

Potential Link Between Blood Clots and Coronavirus 2020-08-19T01:19:16+00:00

What’s so great about the saphenous vein?

2020-08-19T01:16:58+00:00

The great saphenous vein (GSV), previously referred to as the long saphenous vein, is a superficial leg vein that runs from the top of the thigh near the groin, down the inner thigh all the way to the inner ankle. The top blue arrow in this diagram points to the location of the great saphenous vein. In people presenting […]

What’s so great about the saphenous vein?2020-08-19T01:16:58+00:00

Varicose Veins Common Cause For Restless Legs Symptoms

2020-08-19T01:13:06+00:00

Restless legs was a reported symptom in 30% of people who suffer from varicose veins, in our study.

Those who suffer with varicose veins often report a feeling of restless legs, especially at night when in bed. In our study, about 30% of patients with varicose veins complained of nocturnal restless legs.

Restless legs refers to the specific […]

Varicose Veins Common Cause For Restless Legs Symptoms2020-08-19T01:13:06+00:00
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