Improving Poor Circulation to Your Feet

Improving Poor Circulation to Your Feet

Do you have poor circulation in your hands and feet? A blockage in the arteries often can contribute to low blood flow to the extremities. You may notice red or blue coloring of your feet, and you may experience trouble healing wounds on your feet or have brittle toenails. While getting treatment for the underlying […]

Recognizing and Treating Venous Stasis Ulcers

Recognizing and Treating Venous Stasis Ulcers

Did you know that 1% of the U.S. population suffers from venous stasis ulcers? This uncomfortable condition often strikes those over age 65, though people with leg conditions can also develop venous ulcers. Early recognition is critical for venous stasis ulcers, as they can become a recurring condition without treatment. Getting the proper care reduces long-term issues.  […]

Will My Heart Condition Impact My Leg Veins and Arteries? 

Will My Heart Condition Impact My Leg Veins and Arteries? 

You may know that varicose veins stem from blood pooling inside your veins, which happens when valves to the veins fail to stop blood from flowing backward. The condition can cause painful and achy blue bulges in the legs.  Most people with varicose veins consider them a cosmetic concern. Can this condition threaten your heart […]

What Skin Changes Are Associated With Vein Disease?

Over time, it’s common for your skin to undergo some changes. Whether it’s due to sun damage or normal aging, you may start noticing some differences in your skin’s tone and texture. Because changes in skin tone and texture can also be a sign of vein disease, however, it’s important to be able to differentiate […]

Reduce the Risk of DVT

Reduce the Risk of DVT

Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT) is a blood clot in the leg. It can cause leg pain and swelling, heated skin and discoloration. The real risk is that the clot may travel to the lungs, which IS CALLED  a Pulmonary Embolism. In this medical emergency, oxygen-rich blood may not be able to get into the lungs, […]

Am I Too Old to Treat My Varicose Veins?

Am I Too Old to Treat My Varicose Veins?

If you’ve ever asked yourself if you’re too old to have your varicose veins treated, the answer is a resounding no. Because most modern treatments for varicose veins are minimally invasive office-based procedures, individuals of all ages can find a suitable treatment option. Low risk and do not need general anesthesia Are You Too Old […]

Leg Elevation Tips and Guide

Leg Elevation Tips and Guide

Whether you suffer from varicose veins or simply sit or stand for long periods of time, elevating your legs can feel good. It can also improve your health, especially if you have varicose veins. Health Benefits of Elevation There are many benefits of raising your legs for 20 minutes or more: Improved circulation: When you […]

Speakers at the 35th Annual American Vein and Lymphatic Society Congress

Speakers at the 35th Annual American Vein and Lymphatic Society Congress

On October 8th 2021, Dr. Horowitz and his son, Max Horowitz were featured speakers at the 35th Annual American Vein and Lymphatic Society Congress in Denver, CO. Max Horowitz, an undergraduate student at Tulane University, took the lead in presenting research and findings for the cutting edge techniques that Dr. Horowitz and his team at […]

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