According to a report by the American Heart Association and the National Institutes of Health, nearly half of U.S. adults have some heart or blood vessel condition. The report further details that heart and blood vessel conditions are linked to 1 of every three deaths in the U.S., killing more people than all forms of cancers and respiratory diseases combined.
According to statistics, about 30 million people in the US suffer from vein disease. If left untreated, varicose veins can gradually turn to severe Chronic Vein Insufficiency and worsen over time. While screening and diagnosis take about 15 minutes, only 1.9 million people seek treatment.
This is a specialized procedure for dealing with varicose veins deep in the skin tissues. When varicosities are visible on the skin's surface, it's easy to administer the medications on specific veins. But when the varicosities are buried deeper in the skin, it can be difficult to pinpoint the exact problem areas. Ultrasound technology makesit possible to identify and treat varicosities deep in the tissues.
Dr. Perlmutter is a leading expert in diagnosing venous disease and performing minimally invasive and personalized treatment plans for venous insufficiency disorders like varicose veins and spider veins. Dr. Perlmutter offers reliable, trusted, and most up-to-date treatments for venous conditions.