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2011-09-26 11:23:46

Foam injections to treat varicose veins cause less pain for patients and could save NHS money compared with a popular alternative treatment, according to researchers at Imperial College London. The study found that foam therapy was over four times more cost-effective than laser treatment and allowed patients to resume normal activity sooner. The findings were presented today at the annual meeting of the European Vascular Society in Athens. Varicose veins develop when the valves in veins...

2011-09-20 00:02:34

Endovenous laser treatment (EVLT) and high ligation and stripping (HLS) are both associated with effectiveness and safety in treatment of insufficiency of the great saphenous vein (GSV), but EVLT is more frequently associated with recurrences, according to a report published Online First by Archives of Dermatology, one of the JAMA/Archives journals. Prevalence rates of chronic venous insufficiency caused by varicose veins may be as high as 28 percent to 35 percent in adults, according to...

2011-09-15 07:00:00

Lave MD, http://www.lavemd.com, the Brentwood, TN based varicose vein medical practice of Dr. David Vanderpool donates 250 new school uniforms to Mobile Medical Disaster Relief, http://www.mmdr.org, a non profit disaster relief organization which will take them to an impoverished school in Haiti. LAVE MD is a social entrepreneurial based business that was created to fund the non profit organization, Mobile Medical Disaster Relief. Nashville, TN (PRWEB) September 15, 2011 Lave MD,...

2011-07-18 20:24:00

LOS ANGELES, July 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The transformative power of cosmetic lasers has grown by leaps and bounds since they were first introduced in the market. When cosmetic laser treatments were first used, they were ablative lasers that stripped layers of skin off the face to reveal smoother, younger skin below. However, the drawback to these early cosmetic lasers was that they could only work from the top of the skin down, which they did by stripping the skin layers. This meant that...

2011-06-09 09:15:00

MORRISTOWN, N.J., June 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Dr. Lowell S. Kabnick, MD, RPhS, FACS, FACPh, Director of NYU Vein Center and internationally recognized authority and pioneer in the field of vascular surgery, is once again leading the way with breakthrough techniques, being the first in the country to use the new VenaCure® 1470nm laser to treat varicose veins. The new laser uses a lower power output compared with other lasers resulting in effective vein closure. The...

2011-05-20 00:00:01

LAVE MD, Laser And Vein Esthetics which provides state of the art medical care for patients with varicose veins, was formed in 2003 to provide funding for Dr. David Vanderpool's nonprofit organization, Mobile Medical Disaster Relief. Many of the proceeds from LAVE MD go to fund the operations of Mobile Medical Disaster Relief, a 501 c3 corporation. Brentwood, TN (PRWEB) May 18, 2011 LAVE MD, Laser And Vein Esthetics (http://www.lavemd.com), which provides state of the art medical care for...

2011-04-08 18:43:00

LOS ANGELES, April 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Varicose veins and their signature unsightly appearance affect millions of men and women all over the world. While the causes of varicose veins vary from genetics to prolonged sitting and standing, there lies an extremely effective remedy for varicose veins in endovenous laser treatment. With convenient locations in Thousand Oaks and Encino, the Renaissance Laser and Vein Institute is a premier destination for those who wish to permanently remove...

2011-04-07 00:00:27

Maryland Vein Professionals announced a new Varicose Vein and Spider Vein Blog to educate and the public and dispel misconceptions about common venous disease symptoms, causes and cures. The blog can be viewed at http://mdveinprofessionals.com/blog/index.cfm. Columbia, MD (PRWEB) April 6, 2011 Doctor Jonathan Calure, Founder and Medical Director of the Maryland Vein Professionals, today announced a new Varicose Vein and Spider Vein Treatment Blog to educate the public about common venous...

2011-03-08 19:29:00

LOS ANGELES, March 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Many of those who suffer from varicose veins feel that there is nothing that can be done about them. The bulging, twisting appearance that characterizes varicose veins is not only unflattering, but can be the source of much discomfort for the person who has them, whether it's through persistent and severe itchiness, soreness, and/or fatigue. At the Renaissance Laser and Vein Institute, doctors who are certified by the American Board of Laser...


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