iStock_000006017833Large-anethesiaThe first three months of 2016 have been busy ones for the Premier Vein Clinics of Knoxville team. Day after day, our expert vein specialists are helping patients find relief from their varicose vein symptoms. And in the meantime, we’re sharing information to help those who suffer from varicose veins understand the disease and what their treatment options are. Here are six recent posts that got people talking.

One recent Premier Vein Clinics patient knows first hand how today’s in-office, minimally invasive techniques are light years ahead of the older, more invasive procedures such as vein stripping. Read her story about vein treatments then and now.

As the top vein center in East Tennessee, we receive thousands of questions from our patients each year. While your cosmetic concerns and medical conditions are unique to you, here are eight common questions that patients ask and which may be helpful as you explore your treatment options.

While it may be commonly known that regular exercise can help you lose weight and lower cholesterol and fat levels, it also reduces inflammation in the arteries and helps keep veins open and flexible. Find out more about the effects of exercise for healthy veins.

A varicose vein diagnosis is the first step on your path towards improving the function and appearance of your legs, so consider it an invitation to say goodbye to the suffering your varicose veins have been causing. Here’s what to know if you’ve been diagnosed with varicose veins.

While you certainly didn’t check the yes box next to “willingness to develop varicose veins” when you chose your career, it’s true that people working in certain occupations should pay extra attention to their risk of developing varicose veins.

Have you been experiencing aches or pain in your legs and are wondering if the knotty bulging you see under the surface of the skin may be varicose veins? Learn about how varicose veins could be the source of your leg pain.

Premier Vein Clinics of Knoxville’s experienced vascular surgeons can help you determine the best course of treatment for your varicose veins. Request a consult online or call (865) 588-8229 and schedule an appointment today.