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Board Certified Specialists Provide Better Advanced Vein Care  

Posted by Robert W. Ruess MD in Blood Clots, Board Certified Vein Specialist, Dr. Robert W. Ruess, DVT, Five Star Vein Institute, Leg Pain, Leg Swelling, Spider Veins, Telangiectasia, Vein Disease Care, Vein Health on August 07, 2014

Your risk factor for vein diseases goes steadily up through your lifetime. That is because the adverse influence of gravity on the integrity and function of the thin, delicate valves in your veins is cumulative. All of the problems caused by vein disease become more common as patients grow older.

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Spider Veins - What Do You Know?

Posted by Robert W. Ruess MD in Dr. Robert W. Ruess, Five Star Vein Institute, Spider Veins, Telangiectasia, Varicose Veins, Vein Health on July 02, 2013

Most people with spider veins often don’t notice them until they discover that they have a whole crop of them. These squiggly looking veins can appear all over the body, but most commonly they are seen in the ankles, feet, legs, thighs, and face.

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Why Do My Legs Ache, Swell, and Look Ugly?

Posted by Robert W. Ruess MD in Dr. Robert W. Ruess, Five Star Vein Institute, Leg Pain, Spider Veins, Telangiectasia, Varicose Veins, Vein Health on June 06, 2013

Varicose veins and other vein conditions don’t always manifest the same symptoms. For example, you and a friend may both suffer from seemingly similar spider veins. Nonetheless, your friend may not experience the same pain that you feel on a regular basis.

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