Misperception Blog Series: Vein Therapy Is for Older Patients Only

Misperception Blog Series: Vein Therapy Is for Older Patients Only

Misperception Blog Series: Vein Therapy Is for Older Patients Only Did you know that people of any age can suffer from venous insufficiency and varicose veins? If you didn’t, you’re not alone; there is a widespread misperception that vein therapy is for young patients only. Thankfully, John D. Horowitz, MD, FACS – one of the top vascular doctors in Orlando and founder of the Central Florida Vein & Vascular Center – is ready to set the record straight in the latest in our Misperception Blog Series: Vein Therapy Is for Older Patients Only. First off, let’s be clear that vein therapy is not for older patients only. Read on to […]

Misperception Blog Series: Vein Care is Not Covered by Insurance

Misperception Blog Series: Vein Care is Not Covered by Insurance

Misperception Blog Series: Vein Care is Not Covered by Insurance Many people erroneously believe that venous insufficiency, the cause of varicose veins, is not covered by medical insurance. The reality is that vein care is indeed covered by medical insurance, and that is a good thing, because venous insufficiency is an important condition to treat and not ignore it when it occurs. In this blog post, John D. Horowitz, MD, FACS, one of the best vascular surgeons in Orlando and founder of the Central Florida Vein & Vascular Center, takes on this misperception and explains, not only why vein care is covered by medical insurance, but also why many people […]

6 Facts to Know About Varicose Veins

6 Facts to Know About Varicose Veins

6 Facts to Know About Varicose Veins As one of the top varicose and spider vein treatment practices in Orlando, Central Florida Vein & Vascular Center wants you to understand what’s important when it comes to vein health. To that end, the following is a list of six facts to know about varicose veins and their underlying cause, venous insufficiency. They’re not just an eyesore: Varicose veins aren’t merely an unsightly nuisance or otherwise cosmetic concern. The most dangerous thing to do is to simply ignore them as unimportant. But the truth is that varicose veins can contribute to several serious medical conditions. In fact, varicose veins can lead to […]