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Are Spider Vein and Varicose Vein Treatments Covered By Insurance?

by Androniki Bossonis   One of the most common misconceptions about varicose and spider veins that many doctors (as well as patients) believe is that varicose vein treatments and spider vein treatments are considered cosmetic in nature, and therefore not covered by insurance. While this is true under many circumstances, ascribing to this myth can […]

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San Diego Vascular Center Customer Testimonials

San Diego Vascular Center Customer Testimonials We gathered together a small collection of comments from San Diego Vascular Center customers from San Diego, Riverside and Orange Counties. We hope they help you feel confident about our vascular care services, ranging from spider vein treatment and varicose vein removal, IPL Laser treatments, Laser Hair Removal, to […]

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Facial Spider Vein Treatment

SPIDER VEIN TREATMENT OF THE FACE AND CHEST AREA Spider vein removal is one of the most popular vein treatments, because spider veins on the face, legs, feet, chest and arms are even more common than the more prominent varicose veins. Spider veins and reticular (blue) veins are smaller than varicose veins, and are not serious in […]

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Dr. Bulkin’s Varicose Vein Removal Live On Fox News

Fox News spent some time interviewing Dr. Anatoly Bulkin from the San Diego Vascular Center. The main focus of the interview was varicose vein removal. While varicose veins are a common problem in general, an estimated 40% of pregnant women develop varicose veins. Hormonal factors and the pressure from the baby increase the likelihood of a […]

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Spider Vein Removal: What Can You Expect?

Decisions, decisions, decisions. Many patients seeking spider vein removal in San Diego have questions regarding what are their options, and what to expect during and after treatment. First of all, if you are seeking spider vein treatment in San Diego County or nearby Orange and Riverside counties, you should know that the San Diego Vascular […]

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Endovenous Laser Therapy for Varicose Vein Treatment

Endovenous Laser Therapy, also known as Endovenous Laser Ablation, is a procedure for varicose vein treatment whereby the vascular surgeon places a fiber or catheter inside the vein. The fiber transmits a laser into the vein, which is used to treat vein reflux and varicose veins. How does this method work to treat varicose veins? […]

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Vascular disesase is more serious than spider vein treatment

More serious than spider vein treatment: What is Vascular Disease? While most of us are familiar with spider veins and varicose vein treatment, a much smaller percentage of the population makes a connection between varicose veins and vascular disease.   While varicose veins typically do not pose a health risk, serious cases can cause constant […]

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Sara’s Testimonial: Varicose Vein Removal

Sara’s Testimonial: Varicose Vein Removal Varicose Veins and phlebitis (inflammation of a vein) run in Sarah’s family. Sarah began showing signs of varicose veins as a teenager. The condition worsened in her adult years, so she and her family researched the best vascular center for varicose vein treatment in San Diego and surrounding Orange County […]

What To Expect After Varicose Vein Treatment

Congratulations! You’ve decided to join the millions of people who free themselves from painful and unsightly varicose veins. What should you expect after your procedure? The procedure is safe and effective, and by removing the ineffective veins, blood will now flow more effectively to the heart. Regardless of which method your doctor uses to treat […]

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Watch Spider Veins Disappear Before Your Eyes!

Watch Spider Veins Disappear Before Your Eyes! I would venture to guess that most people walking around with spider veins do not realize how easily they can be removed, so I’ve attached this short but amazing video. It’s no secret to us how fast and effective our treatments are, after all, even patients seeking spider […]

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Why See A Vascular Surgeon for Wound Care?

In today’s times, with advertising media everywhere and our never-ending need to look our best, many people associate vascular centers with cosmetic procedures. For example, someone looking for varicose vein treatment  in San Diego, or spider vein removal in Orange County, might not be aware of the depth and breadth of serious conditions treated by […]

Why insist on a vascular surgeon for varicose vein removal?

In addition to vascular surgeons, several other types of providers offer varicose vein and spider vein removal or treatment, such as dermatologists, technicians and ‘med spas’. It is important to know the differences in services and certification, before making a choice for varicose vein removal in San Diego. While some people will go directly to a vascular […]