Venous Conditions

Birmingham Vascular Associates, P.C.’s Vascular Physician’s and Vascular Surgeons commonly treat Venous Conditions in Medical Centers across the Greater Metro Birmingham AL area. Venous conditions are when the internal walls of the leg veins are deteriorated and the small valves are defective and incompetent. When a valve is incompetent, either in the deep or superficial vein system, blood flows backwards towards the foot. Venous Conditions, Deep Vein Thrombosis & Blood Clots, Varicose Veins & Venous Reflux, Spider Veins, Non-Healing Wounds

How are varicose veins treated?

Varicose veins may sometimes worsen without treatment. Our vascular physician will first try methods that don't require surgery to relieve your symptoms.
If you have mild to moderate varicose veins, elevating your legs can help reduce leg swelling and relieve… Continue reading

What are Varicose Vein Symptoms?

If you have varicose veins, your legs may feel heavy, tired, restless, or achy.
Standing or sitting for too long may worsen your symptoms. You may also experience night cramps.

You may notice small clusters of veins in a winding… Continue reading

What are Varicose Veins

Arteries bring oxygen-rich blood from your heart to the rest of your body and veins return oxygen-poor blood back to your heart.

Varicose veins are swollen veins that you can see through your skin. They often look blue, bulging, and… Continue reading