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What Causes Vein Pain?

Posted by Robert W. Ruess MD in Blood Flow Issues, Dr. Robert W. Ruess, Five Star Vein Institute, Leg Pain, Vein Clots, Vein Health, Vein Pain on September 24, 2015

Vein pain is one of those subjects that is at once both simple yet complex. It is simple in that in most cases it is the result of high pressure in the veins, caused by a breakdown in the one-way valves that we all have in the veins in our lower extremities. It is these valves that allow the blood to return to the heart against the force of gravity.

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