Treating Varicose Veins: The Earlier, the Better

Treating Varicose Veins: The Earlier, the Better

Treating Varicose Veins: The Earlier, the Better It’s a well-known fact that putting off something is rarely the best course of action. With venous insufficiency and varicose veins, it certainly is a bad idea to put off treatment, according to vascular physician in Orlando, John D. Horowitz, MD, FACS, founder of the Central Florida Vein & Vascular Center. Dr. Horowitz says that many people, including some medical professionals, misunderstand the causes for and ramifications of varicose veins  which can lead to a misdiagnosis or even mistreatment. So, what are varicose veins? The word varicose comes from the Latin varicosus, which essentially means full of dilated veins. Its root, the Latin […]

The Importance of a Dedicated Venous Center

The Importance of a Dedicated Venous Center

The Importance of a Dedicated Venous Center You wouldn’t go to a podiatrist for a root canal. You wouldn’t go to a dermatologist for a migraine. Then you shouldn’t go just anywhere for vein treatment and vascular surgery. If you suffer from venous insufficiency or some other venous dysfunction, your best bet is to put yourself in the capable hands of the vascular doctors at Orlando’s Central Florida Vein & Vascular Center, the top vein practice in all the Orlando area. Expertise and Experience Regardless of the vein treatment you need, you need an experienced professional who practices at a dedicated vein center. Any provider can claim to be able […]

The Future of Vascular Disease Treatments

The Future of Vascular Disease Treatments

The Future of Vascular Disease Treatments While more and more people are familiar with arteriosclerosis, commonly known as hardening of the arteries, it’s a sad fact that not nearly as many people are familiar with other vein-related conditions, such as venous disease and venous insufficiency. Central Florida Vein & Vascular Center, which is home to the top vascular physician in Orlando, Dr. Horowitz, wants people to understand venous disorders, their symptoms, and their consequences. Here are just a few fast facts about venous insufficiency: Roughly 40 percent of women over the age of 40 suffer from some type of venous dysfunction. Men are less likely to develop a venous condition […]