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Inner vein walls contain valves that facilitate blood flow. Poor fitness, genetics, hormones, blood clots, and aging are factors that can contribute to valve damage. There are temporary and permanent treatment options.

Over time legs can develop a variety of pains from varicose veins. They may be mild to severe and can include burning, itching, inflammation, aching, leg heaviness, swelling, leg cramps, painful sores, or wounds.

With several treatment options available, it is important to make an informed decision about vein treatment. The board-certified vascular doctors at Empire Vein Specialists can advise which options are best for your needs.

At Empire Vein Specialists, your treatment plan for spider or varicose veins is as individual as you. We also conduct a review to provide information including insurance coverage, pricing, and any out-of-pocket expenses.

While you can’t change the genetic factors that make you prone to varicose veins, there are proven actions you can take that will keep existing varicose veins from worsening and possibly even forestall their appearance.