What are Spider Veins?
Do you notice large, swollen blood vessels that are visible through your skin? Those are probably spider veins, and you’re probably seeing them in your legs.
What causes spider veins?
Spider veins are hereditary, but can also be common if your occupation involves a lot of standing. Obesity, hormonal changes during pregnancy, puberty, menopause, birth control pills and blood clots may also be the culprit.
What is the treatment?
Although we recommend lifestyle changes, surgical intervention is an option in some cases. Call or click here to schedule a confidential screening.