What Is Radiofrequency Thermal Ablation (RF)?

Radiofrequency thermal ablation, also known as rhizotomy, is a minimally invasive, non-surgical surgery that employs heat to diminish or end pain transmission to the brain. Radiofrequency waves ablate or kill the nerve that causes pain, effectively blocking pain...

What Causes Restless Legs, Leg Cramps & Swelling?

Has it happened to you that you get the sensation like someone is twisting the muscles of your leg in the middle of the night? Sometimes you cannot even fall asleep because you get the uncontrollable sensation of moving your legs nonstop.  Other people feel all these...

What Is Endovenous Laser Ablation?

Maybe you have noticed that some spider-like lines have appeared in certain parts of your body. Usually, these lines pop up in the legs of a person. Depending on the severity level, taking into account color and deepness, vein doctors might diagnose this condition to...
What Causes Spider Veins?

What Causes Spider Veins?

Everyone is always trying to look their best for multiple reasons. Some people think that appearance is important because it is good to project a good first impression for working purposes. Some other people like to look well at all times because it makes them feel...

FALL IS A SMART TIME TO TREAT VEINS

This article first appeared in the October 13th edition of Mimi Vanderhaven Magazine By Dr. Sonja Stiller, Center for Advanced Vein Care Did you spend your summer doing less than you wanted to do because of leg pain, swelling, restlessness or fatigue? This past...
Steps to Improve Circulation

Steps to Improve Circulation

This article first appeared in the September 3rd edition of Mimi Vanderhaven Magazine (Improve circulation on your body) By Dr. Sonja Stiller, Center for Advanced Vein Care In the warmer months, people with blood circulation issues may find their symptoms become more...