Everything You Need to Know about Compression Socks

November 23rd, 2015 by

Compression garments have gotten a lot of attention lately in relation to fitness apparel. Perhaps because they’ve been shown in studies to stimulate blood flow and reduce lactic acid buildup, helping legs recover faster. Runners often use them in an … Continue reading

All about Vein Clinic of Kansas City’s Dr. Barbieri – Kansas City Edition

November 9th, 2015 by

You doctor usually asks you all of the questions and knows you inside and out. But how much do you know about your doctor? Dr. Barbieri wanted to make sure you knew a little bit about him, and maybe this … Continue reading

Men, Vein Issues Aren’t Just a Grandma Problem . . .

October 30th, 2015 by

While we do find that vein issues tend to strike women in larger numbers, we still see plenty of men that come into our offices for treatment. There seems to be a stigma out there that vein issues only happen … Continue reading

FAQ: How Long after Treatment until Veins Disappear?

October 9th, 2015 by

Whether you have spider veins or varicose veins, if you are thinking about getting treatment, one of your main concerns is sure to be how long it takes to see results. One of the most common questions we receive from … Continue reading

Vein Treatment without the Medical Jargon – What to Expect

September 24th, 2015 by

Sometimes, seeking vein treatment online or in a doctor’s office can seem like you’ve stumbled into a place where no one speaks english. Medical terms can sound scary and serious and can be very confusing to the normal human being. … Continue reading

FAQ: Does Insurance Cover My Vein Issue?

September 4th, 2015 by

One of the most common questions we get is about insurance. Everyone wants to know if insurance will cover their treatment plans. And we understand the concern, as medical costs can add up without insurance. The Vein Clinic of Greater … Continue reading

FAQ: When Is the Best Time to Seek Vein Treatment?

August 27th, 2015 by

Do you have painful varicose vein problems and want to get them treated, but you don’t know when is the right time? Then you’re in luck! Vein disorder treatment can be confusing with so much misinformation out there. But it … Continue reading

Why You Need to Know the Signs & Symptoms of Vein Disorders

August 17th, 2015 by

When it comes to vein disorders, no one wants to deal with the annoying and sometimes painful side effects. Many patients tell us they feel helpless and unsure of how bad their issues are. We never want anyone with vein … Continue reading

FAQ: Are Vein Issues Hereditary?

July 27th, 2015 by

The short answer to the this frequently asked question is YES. But just because vein issues run in your family doesn’t necessarily mean you’ll end up with the same problem, too. The same goes for the other end of the … Continue reading

Don’t Avoid Your Vein Issue: 5 Complications of Putting Off Treatment

July 17th, 2015 by

Vein issues aren’t usually life threatening, but they can decrease your quality of life. They can keep you from doing activities you enjoy, or wearing styles you like because they cause discomfort or embarrassment. This can be reason enough to … Continue reading