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Vein and Vascular Issues

  • Have you, or someone you know, had a sore on their foot that just would not go away? Critical Limb Ischemia (CLI) is the result of narrowing arteries in the…

  • The vascular system, also called the circulatory system, is a network of vessels that carries blood throughout the body- delivering essential nutrients and oxygen, and taking away waste material. When…

  • The UVA Vein Clinic in Charlottesville, VA is the first clinic in the region to offer VenaSeal, a new procedure treating varicose veins more quickly and effectively than ever. Varicose…

  • Varicose veins are enlarged, gnarled veins that are no longer effective at circulating blood through the body. They have a bulging, cord-like appearance and can sometimes even cause symptoms. The…

  • There are many factors that can cause blood clots to form, and contrary to popular belief, blood clots can affect anyone at any stage of life. DVT is just one…

  • Blood clots are a common health issue and require immediate medical attention. Thanks to modern imaging technology, a new procedure has been developed to remove clots from the brain and…