Your Varicose Veins May be More Than Just a Cosmetic Concern

Your Varicose Veins May be More Than Just a Cosmetic Concern

Some 35 percent of Americans are plagued by varicose veins. These twisted, blue or dark purple veins mar your legs. Usually, they aren’t more than a cosmetic problem. But that’s not always the case. Sometimes, varicose veins indicate an underlying venous disorder that...
Which Varicose Vein Treatment is Right for You_

Which Varicose Vein Treatment is Right for You_

Everyone wants to feel beautiful, and the way your skin looks is a major component of feeling attractive. Aging can have a big impact on your skin, causing wrinkles, sagging, and varicose veins to appear. Fortunately, effective treatment options for varicose veins can...
What_s Involved in a Cholecystectomy

What_s Involved in a Cholecystectomy

The human digestive system is able to process the food that we eat into nutrients our body uses for growth, energy, and repairing tissues. It has many components, including the mouth, stomach, intestines, liver, and gallbladder. If one of these parts isn’t able to do...
What_s Causing Your Spider Veins_

What_s Causing Your Spider Veins_

Spider veins appear as networks of blue, red, or purple lines on your skin, usually on your legs or your face. Although spider veins are not dangerous, they can affect your appearance, and impact your confidence. You may want to have your spider veins removed to...
What is a Vascular Ultrasound_

What is a Vascular Ultrasound_

Imagine being able to judge how well your blood flows through various regions of your body with a non-invasive vascular ultrasound. Dr. Ellis A. Tinsley, MD, FACS, FSVS and his expert team at Tinsley Surgical in Wilmington, North Carolina, utilize state-of-the-art...