Blog Archive

Say Goodbye to Varicose or Spider Veins Before Shorts Season: Learn All Your Options Jun 23rd, 2020

If sunny skies and warmer temps make you dread the change in fashion the season demands, it’s time to consider treatment for varicose and spider veins. Michael Gioscia, MD, is a board-certified surgeon with vascular fellowship training. He leads our team at the Vein Institute of Westchester in White Plains,...

Understanding ClariVein's Dual Approach to Destroying Varicose Veins Apr 24th, 2020

You have more treatment options than ever these days for ridding yourself of those unappealing and sometimes painful varicose veins that mar your skin’s surface. One of the most recent therapies, ClariVein®, uses advanced technology to provide a safe, quick, and effective in-office treatment solution for varicose veins. Award-winning vascular...

Why You Want a Vascular Surgeon to Treat Your Varicose Veins and Spider Veins Mar 1st, 2020

Varicose veins and their smaller cousins, spider veins, are the result of weakened vein walls and malfunctioning valves within the affected blood vessel(s). These visible veins are often a cosmetic concern but typically not considered a serious health condition — until they cause swelling, discomfort, and other troublesome symptoms. Fortunately,...

Varicose Veins and Beyond: Winter is the Best Time to Treat Unsightly and Uncomfortable Leg Veins Feb 1st, 2020

There may be some drawbacks to living in an area where winter can force you into hiding. But on the positive side, it does provide you with ample time to address those unsightly and uncomfortable veins on your legs. Whether you’re dealing with painful ropey blue veins or prominent spider...