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Laser Treatment for Varicose Veins-Memphis Vascular

What Are Varicose Veins? Varicose veins are a condition caused by abnormal venous insufficiency. They are common in adults in the US. Many factors such as weight and family history can increase a person’s risk for varicose veins. Some symptoms of varicose veins include leg pain, aching in the legs, and a burning sensation in the legs. The appearance of…

How to Stop Varicose Veins From Getting Worse

What Are Varicose Veins? Varicose veins are large, bulging, blue veins that appear on the legs. They are due to venous insufficiency, and they are quite common. Some of the symptoms of varicose veins include swollen feet, a burning sensation in the legs, and leg pain. Learn more here: Leg Pain Symptoms   Who Is At-Risk of Developing Varicose Veins?…

How can Varicose veins effect your health

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Could My Leg Pain Be Due to Varicose Veins? Roughly 40 million American adults suffer from varicose veins. These bulgy veins can be unsightly and make it embarrassing to wear what you want. They cause a multitude of symptoms that can affect your daily activities. Varicose veins are painful and inconvenient, but how exactly do they form? What Causes Varicose…

Now is the time to treat those varicose veins

Have you been delaying getting those large varicose or spider veins treated? If so, now is the perfect time to reconsider!  The late fall and early winters months are an ideal time to treat this health issue. More often than not, comfort is the motivating factor for most patients to decide on a treatment plan this time of year.  Most…

Love your Legs!

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This Valentine’s Day, make sure you love your legs! If you are noticing some large veins or spider veins coming up on your legs, NOW is a perfect time to address it!  Schedule a consultation with Dr. Jon Roberts so he can carefully diagnosis if there are any underlying causes before he can recommends treatment.  Dr. Roberts performs all the…

Varicose veins are a cosmetic issue and other misconceptions.

Painful varicose and spider veins can develop over time on a wide variety of people. Some of the healthiest lifestyles will not prevent venous disease from presenting itself. Varicose veins are the most visible sign of venous disease. Approximately 72% of women and 42% of the men will experience venous disease by age 60. Dr. Jon Roberts at Memphis Vascular…

Treating Pulmonary Embolism at the source

Memphis Vascular Center is leading the way in aggressively treating Pulmonary Embolism or PE in the Memphis area. Currently, we have treated over 15 patients using the Flowtriever device. Dr. Jon Roberts, Dr. Dale Hansen III, Dr. Scott Osborne and Dr. Wes Angel have all used the Inari Flowtriever device to save patients’ lives. Pulmonary Embolism is the development of…

First Prostate Artery Embolization in Memphis

Another first for Memphis Vascular and the city of Memphis: Dr Wes Angel performed the first Prostate Artery Embolization in Memphis! This procedure is a non-invasive option rather than surgery for specific patients with Prostate cancer or enlarged prostates. Working in collaboration with the local urologists, we selected the first candidate. It was a big success! This patient had a prostate…

First physician in Memphis to use FDA approved stent

Today, Dr. Jon Roberts at Germantown Methodist Hospital used a new stent system developed and approved exclusively for treating patients with venous disease. Recently approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, the VICI Venous Stent System™ provides both clinicians and patients with an alternative treatment option that will provide patients with an increased quality of life. Venous disease currently…

New Procedure for treatment of varicose veins

Memphis Vascular offers the latest advances in treatment for varicose veins in Memphis! Venaseal uses a glue rather than heat to close the vein. That means less needle sticks, minimal usage of compression hose, and less bruising! Find out more by watching the video with Dr. Roberts on channel 3! To learn more about vein treatments click here.  

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