Sclerotherapy is a medical procedure used to treat spider veins and varicose veins. During sclerotherapy, a solution is injected into the affected veins causing them to collapse and eventually fade away. This procedure is known to be safe and effective. However, like any medical procedure, there are certain things that you need to avoid after
Deep vein thrombosis (DVT) is a serious, potentially life-threatening condition that requires prompt treatment. The formation of blood clots in the veins causes swelling, pain, and an increased risk of pulmonary embolism. Fortunately, DVT can be treated at home in many cases. This blog post discusses the various options for treating DVT at home and
Smoking helps expedite the buildup of plaque in your heart and blood vessels which decreases blood flow and puts strain on your entire cardiovascular system. Continued buildup of this plaque can lead to Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD), putting you at greater risk for a stroke, heart attacks, and coronary heart disease. As healthcare providers, urging
September is Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD) Awareness Month, which is observed every year to raise awareness about this growing health issue. PAD is a common yet serious condition that affects millions of people worldwide. It is essential to learn more about PAD so that you can recognize the symptoms and take the necessary steps to
Have you ever noticed how much better you feel after a good night’s sleep? Getting enough rest not only makes us feel better mentally and physically, but it also impacts our cardiovascular health. In fact, scientific studies have shown that sleep plays a critical role in maintaining a healthy heart. In this blog post, we’ll
Peripheral arterial disease (PAD) is a chronic condition that develops when the arteries that supply oxygen and blood to the leg muscles become narrow or blocked over time. PAD can lead to leg pain, and difficulty walking, and increase the risk of cardiovascular diseases like heart attack and stroke. While there are no direct cures
Varicose veins are not just unsightly; they can also lead to discomfort and pain. Unfortunately, some people are more prone to this condition than others. The good news is that there are many ways you can prevent varicose veins from forming. In this post, we’ll share some simple tips on how to keep your veins
Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD) is a common circulatory problem in which narrowed arteries reduce blood flow to the limbs. As a result, you may experience leg pain during physical activity which can be managed through consistent exercise. If you’re unsure about whether or not you’re susceptible to Peripheral Artery Disease, the main risk factors are
Let’s talk about some technology that Tinsley Surgical employs in the office! Endovenous Laser Treatment (also referred to as a Endovenous Ablation) is a minimally invasive way to correct bulging varicose veins. How exactly does it correct these veins? Using a tiny needle connected to a laser, your surgeon is able to use light and
Whether it is leg pain, leg swelling, varicose veins, bleeding or
unsightly spider veins, we love improving a patient’s quality of life.
We use office based procedures such as radio frequency and laser
ablation, chemical ablation and elevation and compression.