|What is venous disease?|
|What are varicose veins?|
|What are spider veins?|
|Signs and symptoms|
The diagnosis of varicose and spider veins are mainly based on visual exam and medical history. Our physicians will check your legs for any swelling, tenderness, and skin color changes. They will also check the appearance of the veins when you are standing or seated. The physician may order a duplex ultrasound of your legs to test blood flow and to rule out other disorders.
Ultrasound: Ultrasound imaging is a completely painless procedure. This test will check your veins structure, check and measure the blood flow in your veins and arteries and look for any blood clots. Ultrasound uses sound waves to