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While they’re unsightly and often uncomfortable, they’re generally regarded as harmless. However, if left untreated, varicose veins can cause numerous health complications.

Venous reflux disease commonly affects veins in the leg. Causes include heredity, age, pregnancy, overall health, occupation, and obesity. Diagnosis and treatments are generally pain-free and performed in office.

We are expanding our facilities to meet the needs of our patients. Our new vascular center and outpatient treatment facility will be used to perform minimally invasive treatments for our patients, including treatments for peripheral artery disease, fistula placements and/or repair and other vascular procedures.

Swelling in the legs can be caused by health conditions or lifestyle. Poor blood flow and unhealthy veins can cause leg inflammation, while excessive sitting, standing, and obesity can also contribute.