Tag Archive for: vein specialist Liberty MO

a phlebologist examines a patient with varicose veins on his leg. phlebology - study of venous pathologies of the lower extremities

What To Expect During Your First Visit to a Vein Clinic

Visiting any doctor for the first time can make you nervous because you don’t know what to expect. Seeing a vein doctor at a vein clinic is no different. Fortunately, the first visit to a vein clinic is almost always simple and easy. Here’s…
Doctor examining a patient's veins

What to Expect at Your First Visit to a Vein Clinic

The health of your veins provides a useful glimpse into your overall health. A key part of the circulatory system, the veins return deoxygenated blood to the heart. However, when these blood vessels get damaged, it can impair the flow of blood…
Therapist performing a lymphatic massage

What Is a Lymphatic Massage?

Do you suffer from persistent and painful swelling in your legs or arms? Take heed, because this is a potential symptom of a condition known as lymphedema. Lymphedema is a chronic condition characterized by an accumulation of protein-rich…
Woman massaging her leg

Home Remedies for Restless Leg Syndrome

Restless leg syndrome (RLS) is a condition marked by an irresistible urge to move your legs. Also called Willis-Ekbom disease, this sleep disorder affects an estimated 10-15% of the American population. Fortunately, you can try several at-home…